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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Rank 534 524 486
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -38
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 42 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 33
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£440 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £281 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
39834 37606 32717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.91% 74.82% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25112 22628 19457
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1043 1134 1178
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -17 40 £440 +10.00% 19
London -20 17 £470 +21.29% 9
South West -13 10 £433 +23.57% 2
West Midlands +1 7 £425 - 2
City of London +15 6 £538 +11.68% 5
South East -28 5 £385 -15.02% 3
Birmingham 0 3 - - 1
East of England +4 2 - - 2
North West -15 1 £450 +33.92%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Lincoln - - - -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 39 (37.14%) Microsoft
1 39 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (28.57%) Finance
3 28 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (24.76%) MS Excel
5 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (23.81%) Statistical Analysis
6 23 (21.90%) Management Information System
7 21 (20.00%) Data Management
8 20 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
9 19 (18.10%) MS Office
10 18 (17.14%) BPR
11 15 (14.29%) Project Management
11 15 (14.29%) UML
12 14 (13.33%) Windows
12 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (12.38%) Linux
13 13 (12.38%) Java
13 13 (12.38%) Business Analysis
13 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
14 12 (11.43%) SQL
14 12 (11.43%) ITIL
15 11 (10.48%) ClearCase
15 11 (10.48%) Use Case
15 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (10.48%) Subversion
15 11 (10.48%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
16 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
16 10 (9.52%) Investment Management

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.90%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.95%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.95%) Lync
4 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (24.76%) MS Excel
2 19 (18.10%) MS Office
3 6 (5.71%) MS Project
4 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.95%) Summit
2 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) WAN
2 2 (1.90%) SAN
3 1 (0.95%) Intranet
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.81%) SSDT
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.90%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) ClearCase
1 11 (10.48%) Subversion
1 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.62%) GoogleTest
2 8 (7.62%) NUnit
2 8 (7.62%) CruiseControl
2 8 (7.62%) CppUnit
3 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.86%) Ant
4 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.86%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 30 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Legal
5 4 (3.81%) Marketing
6 3 (2.86%) Law
6 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.90%) Back Office
7 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.90%) Retail
7 2 (1.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (54.29%) Analyst
2 46 (43.81%) Business Analyst
3 18 (17.14%) Architect
4 11 (10.48%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Technical Leader
7 5 (4.76%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.81%) MI Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Information Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Product Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (1.90%) SharePoint Project Manager
10 2 (1.90%) SAP Architect
10 2 (1.90%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
10 2 (1.90%) Services Delivery Manager
10 2 (1.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (0.95%) XML Schema
2 1 (0.95%) Middleware
2 1 (0.95%) FpML
2 1 (0.95%) J2EE
2 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (21.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) NHS
4 3 (2.86%) Video on Demand
4 3 (2.86%) New Media
5 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.90%) Open Source
5 2 (1.90%) HACMP
5 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.33%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 10 (9.52%) UNIX
4 2 (1.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.81%) Statistical Analysis
3 21 (20.00%) Data Management
4 20 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
5 18 (17.14%) BPR
6 15 (14.29%) Project Management
6 15 (14.29%) UML
7 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (12.38%) Business Analysis
9 12 (11.43%) ITIL
10 11 (10.48%) Use Case
10 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.48%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (9.52%) Investment Management
11 10 (9.52%) OO
11 10 (9.52%) RUP
11 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
12 9 (8.57%) Scrum
12 9 (8.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.38%) Java
2 12 (11.43%) SQL
3 9 (8.57%) C++
4 8 (7.62%) C
5 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) Degree
4 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.81%) PMP
4 4 (3.81%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.86%) ISEB
5 3 (2.86%) VCP4
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.95%) CCAB
7 1 (0.95%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) PowerHA
2 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Puppet
1 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle
3 5 (4.76%) SAP
4 4 (3.81%) Vermilion
5 3 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) NetApp
6 2 (1.90%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.90%) IBM
6 2 (1.90%) Alterian
6 2 (1.90%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.90%) EMC
7 1 (0.95%) Citrix
7 1 (0.95%) Calypso
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco
7 1 (0.95%) Teradata
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