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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Rank 618 576 566
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -10
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 37 78 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 56 55
Median daily rate £420 £446 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £325 £415
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -21.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £34.00

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
44605 46363 44678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.11% 81.03% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 30319 27925
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1156 1285 1224
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.57 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
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statistics and trends)
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 -26 36 £420 -5.88% 10
West Midlands - 9 £420 -
South East +14 7 £375 -16.66% 3
London -41 7 £483 +1.57% 4
Staffordshire - 7 £510 -
Stafford - 7 £510 -
Bristol - 4 £420 -
South West - 4 £420 -
Yorkshire +10 3 - -
East of England +10 3 £525 -10.63% 3
City of London +5 3 £390 -24.63% 1
Oxfordshire -10 3 £375 -16.66% 1
Bedfordshire -4 2 - - 2
Luton -6 2 - - 2
East Midlands -12 2 £315 -2.70%
Northampton - 2 £315 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £315 -
North West +14 1 - -
Edinburgh +11 1 £350 -
West Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Berkshire +8 1 - -
Scotland +6 1 £350 -
Newbury +3 1 - -
Hertfordshire 0 1 £525 -12.50% 1
Essex - 1 £525 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 38 (35.85%) Finance
2 31 (29.25%) Business Analysis
3 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.58%) Project Management
5 23 (21.70%) GAP Analysis
5 23 (21.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (20.75%) SQL
7 20 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
9 17 (16.04%) Waterfall
10 16 (15.09%) Oracle
10 16 (15.09%) Project Planning
11 14 (13.21%) Asset Management
12 13 (12.26%) PRINCE2
12 13 (12.26%) Data Modelling
12 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
13 12 (11.32%) MS Visio
13 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (11.32%) CRM
14 11 (10.38%) BPR
14 11 (10.38%) CESG
14 11 (10.38%) JIRA
14 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
15 10 (9.43%) Use Case
15 10 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (9.43%) Banking
15 10 (9.43%) VMware
15 10 (9.43%) Management Information System
15 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
15 10 (9.43%) ISEB

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 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) Confluence
3 4 (3.77%) CICS
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.89%) CMS
4 2 (1.89%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.94%) Drupal
5 1 (0.94%) SAS
5 1 (0.94%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.72%) MS Project
4 2 (1.89%) MS Office
4 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Firewall
1 8 (7.55%) Network Security
2 7 (6.60%) VPN
2 7 (6.60%) Wireless
3 6 (5.66%) BGP
3 6 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (5.66%) DHCP
3 6 (5.66%) DNS
3 6 (5.66%) Internet
3 6 (5.66%) IPsec
3 6 (5.66%) OSPF
3 6 (5.66%) VoIP
3 6 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.72%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.83%) WAN
6 2 (1.89%) Intranet
6 2 (1.89%) LAN
6 2 (1.89%) WebEx
7 1 (0.94%) NAS
7 1 (0.94%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.77%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.77%) DB2
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (3.77%) Power BI
3 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.83%) QlikView
4 2 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.89%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.89%) GIS
4 2 (1.89%) HDInsight
4 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.89%) MySQL
4 2 (1.89%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.89%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.94%) eggPlant
2 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.94%) Grunt
2 1 (0.94%) gulp
2 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.94%) JUnit
2 1 (0.94%) Sahi
2 1 (0.94%) Selenium
2 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.94%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.94%) WATIR
2 1 (0.94%) Zephyr
General
1 38 (35.85%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Marketing
4 5 (4.72%) Legal
5 4 (3.77%) Billing
5 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.83%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.83%) Law
7 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.89%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.89%) Military
7 2 (1.89%) Publishing
8 1 (0.94%) Back Office
8 1 (0.94%) Electronics
8 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (50.94%) Analyst
2 51 (48.11%) Business Analyst
3 23 (21.70%) Project Manager
4 15 (14.15%) Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Administrator
5 8 (7.55%) Project Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Finance Business Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Data Business Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Network Administrator
7 6 (5.66%) Senior Network Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) Asset Management Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Azure Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Business Project Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.49%) FpML
1 9 (8.49%) XML
2 5 (4.72%) .NET
3 2 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (0.94%) Ajax
4 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.94%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.94%) CSS
4 1 (0.94%) CSS3
4 1 (0.94%) HTML
4 1 (0.94%) HTML5
4 1 (0.94%) JSON
4 1 (0.94%) Middleware
4 1 (0.94%) Node.js
4 1 (0.94%) Velocity
4 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.38%) CESG
3 10 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (4.72%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.77%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (3.77%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.77%) Reference Data
6 4 (3.77%) Smart Meter
6 4 (3.77%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.83%) Equities
7 3 (2.83%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.89%) Clustering
8 2 (1.89%) EMV
8 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.89%) PMI
8 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) Unix
3 5 (4.72%) AIX
3 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Business Analysis
2 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.58%) Project Management
4 23 (21.70%) GAP Analysis
4 23 (21.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (16.04%) Waterfall
6 16 (15.09%) Project Planning
7 14 (13.21%) Asset Management
8 13 (12.26%) Data Modelling
8 13 (12.26%) PRINCE2
9 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (11.32%) CRM
10 11 (10.38%) BPR
11 10 (9.43%) Use Case
11 10 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (8.49%) SDLC
13 8 (7.55%) Analytics
13 8 (7.55%) Change Management
13 8 (7.55%) Data Management
13 8 (7.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.75%) SQL
2 5 (4.72%) COBOL
3 3 (2.83%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.94%) Python
4 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.43%) ISEB
4 6 (5.66%) CCDP
4 6 (5.66%) CCNA
4 6 (5.66%) CCNP
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.66%) Degree
4 6 (5.66%) JNCIA
4 6 (5.66%) JNCIP
5 5 (4.72%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.83%) CCA
7 3 (2.83%) CISSP
7 3 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.83%) MCSA
7 3 (2.83%) MCSE
7 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.83%) SLA
3 2 (1.89%) MiFID
4 1 (0.94%) Basel III
4 1 (0.94%) COREP
4 1 (0.94%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.94%) ISO15022
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.72%) XenApp
1 5 (4.72%) XenDesktop
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.77%) vSphere
3 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.09%) Oracle
3 10 (9.43%) HP
3 10 (9.43%) VMware
4 9 (8.49%) Bloomberg
4 9 (8.49%) Citrix
4 9 (8.49%) Reuters
5 8 (7.55%) Dell
6 7 (6.60%) SAP
7 6 (5.66%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.66%) Cisco
7 6 (5.66%) Juniper
7 6 (5.66%) Sun
8 5 (4.72%) JD Edwards
9 4 (3.77%) Concur
9 4 (3.77%) IBM
10 3 (2.83%) Tableau
11 2 (1.89%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.89%) Splunk
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