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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cost-Benefit Analysis
UK
Rank 540 578 564
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -14
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 51 57 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 26
Median daily rate £314 £381 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% -13.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £300 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £356 £425
% change year-on-year
-18.59% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
37689 42354 41014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.80% 82.71% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25059 27695 25866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 937 1158 1097
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 50 £320 -20.12% 10
East Midlands +15 15 £165 -51.82%
West Midlands +13 13 £382 - 1
Derbyshire - 11 £160 -
Solihull +8 10 - -
South East +17 9 £345 -34.28% 2
Derby - 9 £160 -
London 0 5 £402 +2.09% 5
South West 0 4 £415 +27.69%
Alfreton - 4 £163 -
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £325 -5.10%
Surrey 0 3 £475 -9.52% 1
Berkshire - 3 £290 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £325 -
Slough - 3 £290 -
Yorkshire +17 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £438 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £438 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
North West +22 1 - -
Hampshire +4 1 £440 -
Northampton -4 1 £600 +65.51%
City of London -5 1 £197 -55.71% 3
East of England -5 1 £525 +61.53% 1
Coventry -5 1 £450 - 1
Northamptonshire -8 1 £600 +65.51%
Swindon - 1 £405 -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cost-Benefit Analysis.

1 32 (42.67%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Workflow
3 15 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 14 (18.67%) Project Management
5 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.67%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.67%) Oracle
6 11 (14.67%) QMS
7 10 (13.33%) Change Control
7 10 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (13.33%) Unix
7 10 (13.33%) ISO 9001
7 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 9 (12.00%) Retail
8 9 (12.00%) Windows
8 9 (12.00%) Linux
8 9 (12.00%) SQL
8 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 8 (10.67%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (9.33%) Change Management
10 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (9.33%) Oracle 11i
10 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (9.33%) MS Office
10 7 (9.33%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL
10 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
10 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Project
3 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (6.67%) Demantra
3 5 (6.67%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Boomi
2 2 (2.67%) IaaS
2 2 (2.67%) iPaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.67%) DTS
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.67%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.67%) JDeveloper
2 2 (2.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) Grunt
3 1 (1.33%) gulp
3 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.33%) JBehave
3 1 (1.33%) Selenium
3 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.33%) TestComplete
General
1 32 (42.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 9 (12.00%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Publishing
5 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 2 (2.67%) Local Government
7 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Analyst
2 19 (25.33%) Business Analyst
3 15 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.67%) Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Development Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Development Support Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Mobile Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Project Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce Manager
9 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Finance Business Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Implementation Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) XML
2 4 (5.33%) Software Packaging
3 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) .NET
5 1 (1.33%) Ajax
5 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.33%) CSS
5 1 (1.33%) CSS3
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.33%) HTML5
5 1 (1.33%) J2EE
5 1 (1.33%) JMS
5 1 (1.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) ODBC
5 1 (1.33%) REST
5 1 (1.33%) SOAP
5 1 (1.33%) Velocity
5 1 (1.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) iPhone
3 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.33%) SCADA
3 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Unix
2 9 (12.00%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) HPUX
3 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Workflow
2 15 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 14 (18.67%) Project Management
4 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.67%) Configuration Management
5 11 (14.67%) QMS
6 10 (13.33%) Change Control
6 10 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (9.33%) Change Management
8 6 (8.00%) Case Management
8 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.67%) Use Case
10 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.33%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (5.33%) Java
4 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) R
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
1 5 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.67%) PMO
3 2 (2.67%) QA
4 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.00%) Concur
3 3 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) Ariba
4 2 (2.67%) Dell
4 2 (2.67%) IBM
4 2 (2.67%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.33%) Actimize
5 1 (1.33%) Pega
5 1 (1.33%) Perforce
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £170.00 - £223.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Digital Gurus
Rate: £350 - £465 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago