Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Analysis
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 54 69
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 20 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.43% 2.99% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.66% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 8
Hertfordshire median daily rate £435 £379 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.85% +16.54% -23.08%
10th Percentile £366 £297 £285
90th Percentile £534 £550 £453
East of England median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year - -13.83% +10.40%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,148 1,202 989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.35% 81.77% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 634 532
Hertfordshire median daily rate £448 £400 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% -9.45% +7.09%
10th Percentile £261 £200 £209
90th Percentile £575 £569 £586
East of England median daily rate £450 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 76 52
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.00 £17.32 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.89% -53.81% +36.36%
10th Percentile £11.01 £10.75 £11.18
90th Percentile £66.81 £46.25 £52.88
East of England median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -1.97% -44.12% +36.00%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analysis in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -10 6 £425 +26.39% 1
Welwyn Garden City +13 3 £425 +14.86%
Hatfield +4 2 £525 -4.55%
Rickmansworth +3 1 - -
Royston - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £400 -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) EAI
6 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (10.00%) JIRA
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 2 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
6 2 (10.00%) SaaS
6 2 (10.00%) Confluence

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.00%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Slack
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
2 1 (5.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) ER Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (10.00%) French Language
5 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (5.00%) Back Office
6 1 (5.00%) Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Business Finance Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) ETL
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (10.00%) EAI
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Ariba
2 1 (5.00%) Concur
2 1 (5.00%) IDERA
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Sony
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau