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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Rank 548 518 517
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -1
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 74 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 52 37
Average daily rate
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£400 £421 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.04% +5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £229 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
-23.35% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £48.00
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
44294 41615 38269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.78% 76.15% 74.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28706 25700 23210
Average daily rate £418 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1194 1169 1103
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 24 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 4 August 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 -24 72 £400 -5.88% 10
London +15 45 £420 -1.17% 4
City of London -12 7 £383 -31.39% 2
South East -27 7 - - 3
East Midlands - 7 £325 - 2
Nottingham - 7 £325 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 £325 - 2
Hampshire - 7 - -
Midlands - 3 £320 -
Durham -8 2 - -
Canary Wharf -9 2 - -
North East -19 2 - -
Luton +9 1 £575 -
West Midlands +7 1 £375 -
Bedfordshire +7 1 £575 -
Cheshire -6 1 £280 -26.31% 1
East of England -20 1 £575 +9.52%
North West -36 1 £280 -26.31% 1
Croydon - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Knutsford - 1 £280 -
Hook - 1 - -
County Armagh - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 56 (42.75%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (36.64%) Finance
3 42 (32.06%) Business Analysis
4 34 (25.95%) Project Management
5 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (25.19%) Use Case
6 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
7 30 (22.90%) Degree
8 26 (19.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (18.32%) PRINCE2
10 23 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (16.79%) MS Excel
12 21 (16.03%) Banking
13 20 (15.27%) Data Analysis
14 19 (14.50%) MS Office
15 17 (12.98%) SQL
15 17 (12.98%) Management Information System
16 15 (11.45%) GAP Analysis
16 15 (11.45%) Investment Banking
16 15 (11.45%) SDLC
17 14 (10.69%) Time Management
17 14 (10.69%) Data Management
17 14 (10.69%) Migration
18 13 (9.92%) UML
18 13 (9.92%) OO
18 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
19 12 (9.16%) Project Planning
19 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
19 12 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
19 12 (9.16%) Asset Management

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 22 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.50%) MS Office
3 11 (8.40%) MS Project
4 7 (5.34%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.76%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) SAN
1 2 (1.53%) Internet
1 2 (1.53%) NGN
1 2 (1.53%) Network Security
2 1 (0.76%) Broadband
2 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.82%) DataStage
3 5 (3.82%) QualityStage
3 5 (3.82%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.53%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) OLAP
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) JIRA
General
1 48 (36.64%) Finance
2 21 (16.03%) Banking
3 15 (11.45%) Investment Banking
4 12 (9.16%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.11%) Back Office
6 7 (5.34%) Marketing
7 6 (4.58%) General Ledger
7 6 (4.58%) Retail
8 5 (3.82%) Law
9 3 (2.29%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.53%) Legal
10 2 (1.53%) Front Office
11 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.76%) Automotive
11 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 70 (53.44%) Analyst
2 48 (36.64%) Business Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.16%) Data Analyst
5 10 (7.63%) Technical Leader
6 9 (6.87%) Architect
7 6 (4.58%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Quality Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Data Quality Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Integration Architect
9 4 (3.05%) Business Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Senior Data Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) CRM Business Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) CRM Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Business Data Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Consultant
10 3 (2.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) XML
2 3 (2.29%) FpML
2 3 (2.29%) Web Services
3 2 (1.53%) SOAP
3 2 (1.53%) .NET
3 2 (1.53%) Middleware
3 2 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.76%) J2EE
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (42.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.98%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.11%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.34%) Fixed Income
4 7 (5.34%) Data Extraction
5 6 (4.58%) Derivative
5 6 (4.58%) Contract for Difference
5 6 (4.58%) Equities
5 6 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.82%) CMDB
6 5 (3.82%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.29%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.29%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.53%) PMI
8 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.76%) EPoS
9 1 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.40%) Linux
2 4 (3.05%) UNIX
2 4 (3.05%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.06%) Business Analysis
2 34 (25.95%) Project Management
3 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.19%) Use Case
4 26 (19.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (18.32%) PRINCE2
6 23 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (15.27%) Data Analysis
8 15 (11.45%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (11.45%) SDLC
9 14 (10.69%) Migration
9 14 (10.69%) Data Management
9 14 (10.69%) Time Management
10 13 (9.92%) UML
10 13 (9.92%) OO
11 12 (9.16%) Risk Management
11 12 (9.16%) Change Management
11 12 (9.16%) Project Planning
11 12 (9.16%) Asset Management
11 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.98%) SQL
2 10 (7.63%) C
2 10 (7.63%) C++
3 2 (1.53%) Java
3 2 (1.53%) C#
4 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 30 (22.90%) Degree
2 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.40%) PMI Certification
4 9 (6.87%) ISEB
4 9 (6.87%) PMP
5 8 (6.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) APMP
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) ACCA
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.76%) MCSE
7 1 (0.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 8 (6.11%) Data Quality
3 6 (4.58%) COREP
4 5 (3.82%) CRD IV
4 5 (3.82%) ISO 9000
5 2 (1.53%) Basel III
6 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.76%) SLA
6 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.87%) IBM
3 8 (6.11%) Oracle
3 8 (6.11%) Informatica
4 6 (4.58%) Trillium
5 4 (3.05%) Vermilion
6 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.29%) SAP
7 2 (1.53%) HP
7 2 (1.53%) Citrix
7 2 (1.53%) Pega
8 1 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) Hummingbird
8 1 (0.76%) Northgate
8 1 (0.76%) JDA
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) Juniper
8 1 (0.76%) EMC
8 1 (0.76%) Cognos
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