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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 61 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 55 72 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.24% 2.95% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 4.00% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 33
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £438 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £30.33 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+43.21% +47.92%
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
1818 1801 1673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.08% 73.81% 70.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 850 716
Average daily rate £378 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 22 35
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 24 £450 +12.50% 9
Slough -7 7 £350 +4.47%
Newbury -1 4 £338 -20.58% 2
Bracknell -6 3 £500 +33.33%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 46 (40.35%) Telecoms
2 23 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (18.42%) Project Management
5 18 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (14.91%) Finance
7 14 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.53%) Scrum
9 11 (9.65%) Billing
9 11 (9.65%) ISEB
9 11 (9.65%) CRM
9 11 (9.65%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.77%) Use Case
10 10 (8.77%) UML
10 10 (8.77%) Migration
10 10 (8.77%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (7.89%) ITIL
11 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
12 8 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (7.02%) Degree
12 8 (7.02%) Radio Access Network
13 7 (6.14%) Analytics
13 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
13 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
13 7 (6.14%) SQL
14 6 (5.26%) SAP
14 6 (5.26%) Data Modelling
14 6 (5.26%) CBAP
14 6 (5.26%) Logistics
14 6 (5.26%) Release Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.75%) Smallworld
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.39%) MS Office
3 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.75%) Optimost
2 1 (0.88%) Unica
2 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (3.51%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.75%) 4G
4 2 (1.75%) VoIP
4 2 (1.75%) LTE
4 2 (1.75%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.88%) MVNO
5 1 (0.88%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.88%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.88%) VPN
5 1 (0.88%) IPv4
5 1 (0.88%) IPv6
5 1 (0.88%) ATM
5 1 (0.88%) Broadband
5 1 (0.88%) SDH
5 1 (0.88%) 3G
5 1 (0.88%) MGCP
5 1 (0.88%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.51%) Big Data
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.88%) ActiveReports
4 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.88%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
General
1 46 (40.35%) Telecoms
2 17 (14.91%) Finance
3 11 (9.65%) Billing
4 5 (4.39%) Retail
5 4 (3.51%) Advertising
6 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.63%) Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.75%) Danish Language
7 2 (1.75%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.75%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (1.75%) Swedish Language
7 2 (1.75%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (80.70%) Analyst
2 80 (70.18%) Business Analyst
3 9 (7.89%) Consultant
4 8 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (7.02%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Data Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Process Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Architect
8 3 (2.63%) Senior Data Analyst
8 3 (2.63%) Lead Architect
8 3 (2.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.63%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 2 (1.75%) Service Design Engineer
9 2 (1.75%) Cloud Consultant
9 2 (1.75%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) Middleware
2 1 (0.88%) Mason
2 1 (0.88%) Visualforce
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.39%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.75%) User Experience
5 2 (1.75%) Social Media
5 2 (1.75%) GIS
5 2 (1.75%) FMCG
5 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) IVR
6 1 (0.88%) IPTV
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Windows
1 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.42%) Project Management
4 14 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.53%) Scrum
6 11 (9.65%) CRM
6 11 (9.65%) Data Analysis
7 10 (8.77%) Use Case
7 10 (8.77%) UML
7 10 (8.77%) Migration
7 10 (8.77%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (7.89%) ITIL
9 7 (6.14%) Analytics
10 6 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.26%) Release Management
10 6 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.26%) Logistics
11 5 (4.39%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (4.39%) Requirements Management
11 5 (4.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.14%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.75%) C
3 1 (0.88%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) C++
3 1 (0.88%) Java
3 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) VB
3 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) ISEB
2 8 (7.02%) Degree
3 6 (5.26%) CBAP
4 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) ACCA
5 2 (1.75%) CIMA
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
1 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.88%) QA
1 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.26%) SAP
3 5 (4.39%) Remedy
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle
5 3 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.63%) Adobe
6 2 (1.75%) HP
6 2 (1.75%) Cognos
6 2 (1.75%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.75%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.75%) Teradata
6 2 (1.75%) Omniture
6 2 (1.75%) Google
6 2 (1.75%) Maxymiser
6 2 (1.75%) Tealeaf
7 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.88%) Twitter
7 1 (0.88%) Verint
7 1 (0.88%) SOASTA, Inc
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