The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 49 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 76 54 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.27% 2.20% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 2.83% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 24 39
Median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £570 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £379
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £44.22 £30.16
% change year-on-year
-36.10% +46.58%
Business Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1908 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.31% 77.56% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 956 888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 67 25
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +1.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.33 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +8 36 £381 -15.33% 8
Newbury 0 6 £500 +48.14% 2
Slough +3 4 £450 +50.00% 6
Maidenhead - 4 £373 -
Bracknell -4 1 £350 -22.22%
Wokingham - 1 £425 - 1
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 40 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (24.19%) Project Management
4 24 (19.35%) Finance
5 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (16.94%) SQL
6 21 (16.94%) Waterfall
7 20 (16.13%) Telecoms
8 18 (14.52%) MS Visio
9 16 (12.90%) Business Process Mapping
9 16 (12.90%) SDLC
9 16 (12.90%) Data Protection
10 15 (12.10%) BPMN
11 14 (11.29%) Management Information System
12 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (9.68%) Oracle
13 12 (9.68%) SAP
13 12 (9.68%) Degree
13 12 (9.68%) User Stories
14 11 (8.87%) Change Management
15 10 (8.06%) Migration
15 10 (8.06%) Data Analysis
16 9 (7.26%) Scrum
16 9 (7.26%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
16 9 (7.26%) Data Modelling
17 8 (6.45%) ERP
17 8 (6.45%) UML
17 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
17 8 (6.45%) Salesforce.com

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.03%) MS Office
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.61%) MS Project
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) HFM
2 4 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (2.42%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (2.42%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (1.61%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.61%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.81%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) LAN
1 1 (0.81%) NAS
1 1 (0.81%) SAN
1 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (3.23%) Xcelsius
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (0.81%) MS Access
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.81%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 20 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.45%) Marketing
4 7 (5.65%) Legal
5 5 (4.03%) Retail
6 4 (3.23%) Automotive
6 4 (3.23%) Publishing
7 3 (2.42%) Billing
8 2 (1.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (73.39%) Analyst
2 79 (63.71%) Business Analyst
3 18 (14.52%) Business Systems Analyst
3 18 (14.52%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.87%) Architect
5 11 (8.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 10 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Business Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Salesforce.com Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Product Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Product Business Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Salesforce.com Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Web Services
2 3 (2.42%) XML
3 2 (1.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) Middleware
4 1 (0.81%) REST
4 1 (0.81%) SOAP
4 1 (0.81%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.84%) CMDB
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.23%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (2.42%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.42%) Life Science
5 3 (2.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.61%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.81%) FMCG
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Unix
2 1 (0.81%) Linux
2 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (24.19%) Project Management
4 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (16.94%) Waterfall
6 16 (12.90%) Business Process Mapping
6 16 (12.90%) Data Protection
6 16 (12.90%) SDLC
7 15 (12.10%) BPMN
8 12 (9.68%) User Stories
9 11 (8.87%) Change Management
10 10 (8.06%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.06%) Migration
11 9 (7.26%) Data Modelling
11 9 (7.26%) Scrum
12 8 (6.45%) ERP
12 8 (6.45%) UML
12 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (5.65%) ITIL
14 6 (4.84%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.94%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.81%) C
3 1 (0.81%) C++
3 1 (0.81%) Java
3 1 (0.81%) VB
3 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) ACCA
2 4 (3.23%) CBAP
2 4 (3.23%) CIMA
2 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.81%) APMP
4 1 (0.81%) IIBA
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.42%) QA
1 3 (2.42%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (9.68%) Oracle
1 12 (9.68%) SAP
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.23%) Hyperion
3 4 (3.23%) Remedy
3 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.42%) BMC
4 3 (2.42%) Pega
5 2 (1.61%) Capita
5 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
Reading
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + Please quote
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Volt
Rate: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago