Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 16 January 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 44 48
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.86% 1.74% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.10% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Kent median daily rate £263 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.75% +1.92% -20.00%
10th Percentile £231 £325 £316
90th Percentile £433 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £22.40 £34.25
% change year-on-year +9.63% -34.59% +0.74%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 423 381 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 78.77% 82.65% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 271 278
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £215 £193 £200
90th Percentile £588 £550 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 26
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £10.65 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.22% -53.19% +30.00%
10th Percentile £25.11 £9.61 £12.25
90th Percentile £39.76 £21.95 £40.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Kent

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Kent

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Kent over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Kent

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) GDPR
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) PSD2

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Process Analysis Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) PSD2
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) BMC
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy
1 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft