Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 70 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 +27
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 41 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.82% 1.45% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 1.80% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 15
Hertfordshire median daily rate £370 £335 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.45% -21.18% +11.70%
10th Percentile £315 £308 £360
90th Percentile £550 £508 £648
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £421
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.89% +8.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.65
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £47.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -13.83% +18.99% -14.13%

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 1,189 999 1,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.72% 80.63% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 523 544
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £210 £200 £252
90th Percentile £560 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 54 66
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £31.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +11.50% -3.42%
10th Percentile £10.22 £12.30 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.88 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £27.44
% change year-on-year -46.97% +20.26% +9.76%

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 2018. 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 -2 13 £274 -18.28%
Hatfield - 5 £550 - 1
Rickmansworth -3 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead -14 2 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £385 - 1
Hertford - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £300 - 2
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Project Management
3 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (29.27%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (24.39%) Finance
6 8 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
6 8 (19.51%) Retail
6 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
7 7 (17.07%) SAP
7 7 (17.07%) Change Management
8 6 (14.63%) CRM
8 6 (14.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Middleware
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.76%) Law
9 4 (9.76%) Legal
9 4 (9.76%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) Time Management
9 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) User Stories
9 4 (9.76%) Cross-Platform Development
9 4 (9.76%) Business Process Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) Business Change Management
10 3 (7.32%) Order to Cash

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 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) SAP EP
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 3 (7.32%) SAP WM
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) ResourceLink
2 2 (4.88%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.44%) SAP HCM
3 1 (2.44%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) Slack
1 1 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (2.44%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 6 (14.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (9.76%) Law
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (2.44%) Military
6 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Business Analyst
2 25 (60.98%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Salesforce Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Project Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Business Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Project Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) EDI
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.44%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Animation
3 1 (2.44%) AS400
3 1 (2.44%) iSeries
3 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.44%) Life Science
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Project Management
3 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (29.27%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
5 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Change Management
6 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.63%) CRM
7 6 (14.63%) SDLC
8 4 (9.76%) Business Process Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Cross-Platform Development
8 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Time Management
8 4 (9.76%) User Stories
9 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
9 3 (7.32%) Logistics
9 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
1 3 (7.32%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) GDPR
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 13485
3 1 (2.44%) GxP
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (17.07%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Infor
4 1 (2.44%) OpenText
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud