The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 46 36 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 -20  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 17 16 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.07% 3.22% 8.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 4.12% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 39
Median daily rate £394 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £85 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £390
% change year-on-year +0.62% +1.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.48 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +3.83%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 438 388 571
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.06% 78.07% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 305 371
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Oxfordshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 4 £425 +6.25% 1
Thame - 1 £313 -
Witney - 1 £263 -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Project Management
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.51%) Finance
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) PMO
6 5 (12.82%) OAuth
6 5 (12.82%) User Stories
6 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.82%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (12.82%) ERP
6 5 (12.82%) LDAP
6 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Security Management
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle
7 4 (10.26%) SAP
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
7 4 (10.26%) Use Case
7 4 (10.26%) Publishing
7 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
8 3 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.56%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) LDAP
2 3 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Analyst
2 26 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Administrator
3 5 (12.82%) OBIEE Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Finance Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Process Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) ICT Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Publishing Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) OAuth
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Project Management
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Security Management
5 5 (12.82%) User Stories
6 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Use Case
7 3 (7.69%) BPR
7 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) UML
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
1 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) PMO
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
1 4 (10.26%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
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