The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 228 251 231
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 18 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 7
Average daily rate £445 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% +14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8053 8945 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.06% 93.74% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4786 4155
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 436 470
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the South East region.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the South East region.

Lead Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 10 £445 +11.94%
Surrey - 7 £475 -
Hampshire - 1 £500 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) ISEB
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (12.50%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) NHS
6 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (8.33%) DataStage
7 2 (8.33%) QualityStage
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (8.33%) Cognos
7 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) DataStage
1 2 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (8.33%) QualityStage
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
1 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) eTOM
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Cognos
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.17%) Planview