Period
to 14 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cost-Benefit Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cost-Benefit Analysis over the 6 months to 14 May 2021 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.

Cost-Benefit Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 204 242 347
Rank change year-on-year +38 +105 +16
Contract jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis 13 2 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.026% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.030% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 11
10th Percentile £390 £451 £363
25th Percentile £413 £453 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £431 £463 £490
Median % change year-on-year -6.76% -5.61% +2.08%
75th Percentile £445 £478 £644
90th Percentile £634 £484 £650
England median daily rate £550 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.71
England median hourly rate - £18.31 £22.57
% change year-on-year - -18.87% -

Cost-Benefit 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,875 6,570 13,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.60% 84.34% 87.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,061 4,087 7,900
10th Percentile £275 £263 £275
25th Percentile £363 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £460 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - +4.65%
75th Percentile £540 £531 £538
90th Percentile £625 £610 £606
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 277 477
10th Percentile £11.73 £12.83 £12.00
25th Percentile £17.25 £15.75 £14.94
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £24.91
Median % change year-on-year +35.71% -15.70% +20.60%
75th Percentile £46.15 £45.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £58.00 £56.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% +5.51%

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cost-Benefit Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the South East

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the South East

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the South East

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Cost-Benefit Analysis in the South East

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cost-Benefit Analysis within the South East region over the 6 months to 14 May 2021. 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
Thames Valley +29 10 £431 -6.76%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £431 -
Berkshire +31 3 £450 -2.70%
Surrey - 3 £548 - 1
Cost-Benefit Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Cost-Benefit 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 South East region with a requirement for Cost-Benefit Analysis.

1 10 (76.92%) Business Case
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (30.77%) Automotive
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Documentation Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Decision-Making
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) VoLTE
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Information Management
6 2 (15.38%) PMO
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Automotive
1 4 (30.77%) Presentation Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Documentation Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Japanese Language
4 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Product Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Product Management Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Workforce Management Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Case
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Decision-Making
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) Use Case
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Information Management
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) hybris
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft