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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Rank 563 577 545
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 63 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.068% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.087% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 22
Average daily rate £450 £440 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £372 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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
England +21 59 £450 +2.27% 14
London +17 24 £413 -21.42% 6
South East +20 12 £525 +32.50% 1
Surrey - 8 £525 -
West Midlands -12 7 £450 +5.88%
City of London +36 6 £588 +6.81% 2
East Midlands -9 6 £343 +8.73%
Coventry - 4 - -
East of England +3 3 £463 - 3
Hampshire 0 3 £475 +19.88%
North West -16 3 £450 -
Lancashire - 3 £450 -
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £343 +8.73%
Durham - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £363 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £363 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £450 -
North East - 2 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £600 - 3
South West +4 1 £325 -26.13%
Norfolk - 1 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Berkshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £325 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £450 -
Blackpool - 1 £450 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £450 -
Norwich - 1 £325 -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 52 (38.81%) Finance
2 47 (35.07%) Business Analysis
3 41 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (29.10%) PRINCE2
5 33 (24.63%) GAP Analysis
6 29 (21.64%) Data Analysis
7 28 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (18.66%) Banking
8 25 (18.66%) Project Management
9 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
10 22 (16.42%) Change Management
11 21 (15.67%) Waterfall
11 21 (15.67%) User Stories
12 20 (14.93%) Degree
13 19 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (14.18%) Programme Management
13 19 (14.18%) SQL
14 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
14 18 (13.43%) Use Case
15 17 (12.69%) MS PowerPoint
15 17 (12.69%) Asset Management
15 17 (12.69%) Investment Banking
16 16 (11.94%) MS Visio
17 15 (11.19%) MS Project
17 15 (11.19%) ITIL
17 15 (11.19%) BPR
17 15 (11.19%) ISEB
17 15 (11.19%) Project Planning
18 14 (10.45%) Legal
19 13 (9.70%) Business Intelligence

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) Confluence
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.24%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (11.94%) MS Visio
4 15 (11.19%) MS Project
5 11 (8.21%) MS Office
6 2 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Eagle STAR
2 1 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.49%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) DWDM
1 2 (1.49%) SDH
2 1 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.75%) Essbase
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) JIRA
2 2 (1.49%) RequisitePro
General
1 52 (38.81%) Finance
2 25 (18.66%) Banking
3 17 (12.69%) Investment Banking
4 14 (10.45%) Legal
5 11 (8.21%) Law
6 6 (4.48%) Billing
7 5 (3.73%) Publishing
7 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.99%) Local Government
8 4 (2.99%) Marketing
9 3 (2.24%) Back Office
9 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.49%) Retail
11 1 (0.75%) Advertising
11 1 (0.75%) Front Office
11 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.75%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 81 (60.45%) Analyst
2 70 (52.24%) Business Analyst
3 22 (16.42%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.96%) Data Business Analyst
4 12 (8.96%) Programme Manager
5 6 (4.48%) Architect
5 6 (4.48%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
5 6 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 6 (4.48%) Process Analyst
5 6 (4.48%) Support Manager
6 5 (3.73%) Asset Management Analyst
6 5 (3.73%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 5 (3.73%) Service Analyst
7 4 (2.99%) Business Change Analyst
7 4 (2.99%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (2.99%) IT Manager
7 4 (2.99%) Technical Architect
7 4 (2.99%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.99%) FpML
1 4 (2.99%) XML
2 3 (2.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.96%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.72%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.73%) User Experience
5 4 (2.99%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.99%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.99%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.24%) Life Science
6 3 (2.24%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.49%) Derivative
7 2 (1.49%) Economics
7 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.49%) PMI
8 1 (0.75%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.75%) Equities
8 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.24%) Linux
2 2 (1.49%) Android
2 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.49%) Unix
2 2 (1.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.07%) Business Analysis
2 41 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (29.10%) PRINCE2
4 33 (24.63%) GAP Analysis
5 29 (21.64%) Data Analysis
6 25 (18.66%) Project Management
7 22 (16.42%) Change Management
8 21 (15.67%) User Stories
8 21 (15.67%) Waterfall
9 19 (14.18%) Programme Management
9 19 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (13.43%) Use Case
11 17 (12.69%) Asset Management
12 15 (11.19%) BPR
12 15 (11.19%) ITIL
12 15 (11.19%) Project Planning
13 13 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (8.96%) Migration
14 12 (8.96%) Translating Business Requirements
15 10 (7.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.18%) SQL
2 4 (2.99%) Java
3 3 (2.24%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) Degree
2 15 (11.19%) ISEB
3 9 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.48%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.73%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.24%) PMP
8 2 (1.49%) MBA
8 2 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.75%) ACCA
9 1 (0.75%) APMP
9 1 (0.75%) CBAP
9 1 (0.75%) CIMA
9 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Basel III
3 1 (0.75%) COREP
3 1 (0.75%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.21%) Oracle
3 7 (5.22%) Vermilion
4 4 (2.99%) JD Edwards
4 4 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.99%) SAP
5 3 (2.24%) Splunk
5 3 (2.24%) Tripwire
5 3 (2.24%) VMware
6 2 (1.49%) HP
6 2 (1.49%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.75%) Cognos
7 1 (0.75%) Hyperion
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