The table below looks at the statistics for Cost-Benefit Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Rank 541 536 560
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 73 42 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.080% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 28 28
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £48.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+61.90% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42763 39046 42056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.99% 74.08% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26736 24118 24356
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1083 1556
Average hourly rate £23.66 £27.50 £30.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.98% -8.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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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
England +10 71 £448 +6.54% 9
London +11 27 £480 +20.00% 6
East of England - 17 £440 -
South East 0 13 £450 -5.26% 1
Hertfordshire - 12 £513 -
City of London +21 7 £500 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +4 4 £220 -48.23%
Surrey -1 4 £445 -3.78%
North West +2 3 - - 1
North East - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 £325 -
South West - 3 £463 - 1
West Sussex +5 2 £400 -20.00%
West Yorkshire -7 2 £220 -48.23%
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Berkshire - 2 £438 -
Crawley - 2 £400 -
Bristol - 2 £350 - 1
Warwickshire -6 1 - -
West Midlands -15 1 - -
Wales - 1 £388 - 2
South Wales - 1 £388 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Worthing - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 2
Cleckheaton - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Jersey - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cost-Benefit Analysis also 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 that cited Cost-Benefit Analysis.

1 47 (34.81%) Finance
2 28 (20.74%) Project Management
3 25 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 24 (17.78%) ITIL
5 22 (16.30%) Change Management
5 22 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (14.07%) PRINCE2
8 18 (13.33%) SAP
8 18 (13.33%) Service Management
9 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
10 16 (11.85%) Programme Management
11 15 (11.11%) Project Planning
11 15 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 14 (10.37%) MS Office
12 14 (10.37%) Systems Analysis
12 14 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (9.63%) MS Visio
14 12 (8.89%) Workflow
14 12 (8.89%) Risk Management
15 11 (8.15%) BPR
15 11 (8.15%) Six Sigma
15 11 (8.15%) RUP
15 11 (8.15%) Oracle
15 11 (8.15%) UML
15 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
15 11 (8.15%) QA
15 11 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (8.15%) Change Control
16 10 (7.41%) Degree

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cost-Benefit Analysis also 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 that cited Cost-Benefit Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.22%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.74%) CMS
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (10.37%) MS Office
2 13 (9.63%) MS Visio
3 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.96%) MS Project
5 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.74%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.74%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
1 1 (0.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) VoIP
2 4 (2.96%) Firewall
3 3 (2.22%) WAN
3 3 (2.22%) SAN
3 3 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.96%) MS Access
3 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.22%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.48%) MySQL
4 2 (1.48%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.74%) QlikView
5 1 (0.74%) SQLite
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Anywhere
5 1 (0.74%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Subversion
1 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (34.81%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Legal
3 4 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.96%) Publishing
4 3 (2.22%) Back Office
4 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (40.74%) Analyst
2 45 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 27 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.15%) Architect
5 10 (7.41%) SAP Manager
6 9 (6.67%) SAP Architect
7 8 (5.93%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Services Delivery Manager
9 6 (4.44%) Project Accountant
9 6 (4.44%) Cost Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
9 6 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
11 4 (2.96%) Change Consultant
11 4 (2.96%) Product Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Change Manager
11 4 (2.96%) IT Project Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Consultant
12 3 (2.22%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) XML
2 6 (4.44%) HTML
3 5 (3.70%) CSS
4 3 (2.22%) Web Services
5 2 (1.48%) Struts
5 2 (1.48%) Middleware
5 2 (1.48%) Spring
5 2 (1.48%) JSP
5 2 (1.48%) Swing
6 1 (0.74%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.74%) CGI
6 1 (0.74%) SOAP
6 1 (0.74%) .NET
6 1 (0.74%) JSF
6 1 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.44%) NHS
4 5 (3.70%) PMI
5 3 (2.22%) HACMP
5 3 (2.22%) Video on Demand
5 3 (2.22%) New Media
5 3 (2.22%) User Experience
6 2 (1.48%) GIS
6 2 (1.48%) Replication
6 2 (1.48%) Interactive TV
6 2 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.48%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.74%) Open Source
7 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.96%) Windows
2 3 (2.22%) AIX
2 3 (2.22%) Linux
2 3 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.74%) Project Management
2 25 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 24 (17.78%) ITIL
4 22 (16.30%) Change Management
5 21 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (14.07%) PRINCE2
7 18 (13.33%) Service Management
8 16 (11.85%) Programme Management
9 15 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 15 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 14 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (10.37%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (8.89%) Risk Management
11 12 (8.89%) Workflow
12 11 (8.15%) BPR
12 11 (8.15%) UML
12 11 (8.15%) RUP
12 11 (8.15%) Six Sigma
12 11 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (8.15%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.96%) C
1 4 (2.96%) Java
2 3 (2.22%) SQL
3 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.74%) VBA
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.41%) Degree
2 6 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.70%) APMP
4 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.22%) ISEB
5 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.48%) CCAB
7 1 (0.74%) MBA
7 1 (0.74%) ACCA
7 1 (0.74%) CIMA
7 1 (0.74%) PMP
7 1 (0.74%) IIBA
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.22%) PowerHA
2 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) SAP
2 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.15%) Oracle
4 6 (4.44%) Cisco
4 6 (4.44%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.70%) IBM
5 5 (3.70%) BT
5 5 (3.70%) Speakerbus
6 4 (2.96%) VMware
7 3 (2.22%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.22%) NetApp
7 3 (2.22%) EMC
8 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.48%) Remedy
9 1 (0.74%) Charles River
9 1 (0.74%) Citrix
9 1 (0.74%) Sybase
9 1 (0.74%) JBoss
9 1 (0.74%) Adobe
9 1 (0.74%) Calypso
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £25 - 43 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago