Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 43 52
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 16 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.11% 1.60% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 1.94% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 7
Kent median daily rate £350 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +1.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £241 £325 £270
90th Percentile £569 £400 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £43.69 £33.00
% change year-on-year -47.35% +32.39% -40.00%

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 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 409 412 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.57% 82.40% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 284 289
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £202
90th Percentile £625 £561 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20.61 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

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 19 November 2017.

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

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Dover - 1 £325 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £500 -
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) GDPR
3 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) MiFID
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) BMC
5 2 (12.50%) Remedy
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Advertising
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) WPF
5 2 (12.50%) Xamarin
5 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
1 13 (81.25%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Management Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Developer in Test
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
2 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Investment Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) SDET
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) GDPR
2 3 (18.75%) MiFID
3 1 (6.25%) PSD2
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) BMC
1 2 (12.50%) Remedy
1 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
1 2 (12.50%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft