Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 68 68
Rank change year-on-year -20 0 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 17 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.25% 2.03% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.50% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 18
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £375 £330 £338
90th Percentile £550 £556 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £18.00
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - £18.00

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 1,160 1,318 1,169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 85.11% 81.21% 82.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 761 582
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £281 £205 £213
90th Percentile £588 £569 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 92 67
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £17.46 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.22% +3.91% -15.98%
10th Percentile £10.41 £11.31 £11.81
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.15 £44.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £26.97
% change year-on-year - -35.11% +3.73%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -19 7 £388 -5.49%
Hatfield +5 5 £500 -23.08%
Welwyn Garden City +20 1 - -
Stevenage -7 1 - - 1
Royston - 1 - -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
4 2 (11.76%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Project Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) EAI
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.76%) PMP
4 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos
4 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical

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 1 (5.88%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (5.88%) SAP GTS
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HCM
2 1 (5.88%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
1 2 (11.76%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Hudson
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Financial Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (11.76%) EAI
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Project Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Community of Practice
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Strategic Roadmap
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (5.88%) Workshop Facilitation
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 20022
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Ariba
3 1 (5.88%) Concur
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Sony
3 1 (5.88%) Sparx