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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
South East / Berkshire
Rank 48 51 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 59 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.01% 2.52% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 3.22% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 28
Median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £556 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-40.86% +43.75%

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
1575 1896 1893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.48% 78.48% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 993 1003
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 75 23
Median hourly rate £23.34 £17.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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
Reading +6 13 £450 +25.00% 8
Bracknell +7 7 £395 -5.38%
Maidenhead +1 5 £375 -
Slough +11 2 £450 +29.49%
Windsor -1 1 £488 +21.87% 1
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 40 (36.70%) Finance
2 31 (28.44%) Telecoms
3 28 (25.69%) Change Management
4 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (19.27%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (16.51%) Marketing
6 18 (16.51%) Programme Management
6 18 (16.51%) Project Management
7 17 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.68%) Workflow
8 16 (14.68%) CRM
9 15 (13.76%) Data Analysis
9 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
10 14 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (11.93%) SAP
11 13 (11.93%) Customer Engagement
12 12 (11.01%) SC Cleared
12 12 (11.01%) Degree
12 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
13 11 (10.09%) Analytics
14 10 (9.17%) Business Transformation
14 10 (9.17%) Retail
14 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
14 10 (9.17%) Service Management
15 9 (8.26%) MS Visio
15 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 9 (8.26%) Waterfall
16 8 (7.34%) DV Cleared
16 8 (7.34%) Digital Marketing

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 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (5.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.92%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) CallidusCloud
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.92%) Big Data
2 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.92%) OLAP
2 1 (0.92%) Power BI
2 1 (0.92%) QlikView
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) FitNesse
1 1 (0.92%) JUnit
1 1 (0.92%) NUnit
1 1 (0.92%) Selenium
1 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (36.70%) Finance
2 31 (28.44%) Telecoms
3 18 (16.51%) Marketing
4 10 (9.17%) Retail
5 8 (7.34%) Electronics
5 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.42%) Legal
7 6 (5.50%) Mandarin Language
7 6 (5.50%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.75%) Banking
9 2 (1.83%) Automotive
9 2 (1.83%) Back Office
9 2 (1.83%) Billing
9 2 (1.83%) Local Government
10 1 (0.92%) Advertising
10 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (76.15%) Analyst
2 71 (65.14%) Business Analyst
3 10 (9.17%) Business Manager
3 10 (9.17%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (9.17%) Senior Business Analyst
4 9 (8.26%) Telecoms Analyst
5 6 (5.50%) Change Manager
5 6 (5.50%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (5.50%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (4.59%) Finance Business Analyst
6 5 (4.59%) Process Analyst
6 5 (4.59%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.59%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) CRM Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) CRM Business Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
7 4 (3.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 3 (2.75%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) Apache CXF
1 1 (0.92%) Mason
1 1 (0.92%) REST
1 1 (0.92%) SOAP
1 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.42%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (5.50%) Economics
4 6 (5.50%) e-Learning
5 5 (4.59%) Life Science
6 3 (2.75%) User Experience
7 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.83%) PMI
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.92%) EPoS
8 1 (0.92%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
8 1 (0.92%) Social Media
8 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) Change Management
2 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.51%) Programme Management
3 18 (16.51%) Project Management
4 17 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.68%) CRM
5 16 (14.68%) Workflow
6 15 (13.76%) Data Analysis
7 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (11.93%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (10.09%) Analytics
10 10 (9.17%) Business Transformation
10 10 (9.17%) Service Management
11 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (8.26%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.34%) Data Protection
12 8 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (7.34%) ITIL
13 7 (6.42%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.59%) Java
1 5 (4.59%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) C
2 4 (3.67%) C++
2 4 (3.67%) VB
3 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.01%) Degree
2 12 (11.01%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.50%) MBA
5 4 (3.67%) ISEB
6 3 (2.75%) AAT
6 3 (2.75%) ACCA
6 3 (2.75%) CBAP
6 3 (2.75%) CIMA
7 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.92%) APMP
8 1 (0.92%) IIBA
8 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) COREP
2 1 (0.92%) FINREP
2 1 (0.92%) GAAP
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (11.93%) SAP
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.50%) Google
3 6 (5.50%) HP
3 6 (5.50%) IBM
3 6 (5.50%) NetSuite
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle
4 5 (4.59%) Infor
5 4 (3.67%) Sage
5 4 (3.67%) Workday
6 2 (1.83%) Capita
6 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.92%) Callidus
7 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.92%) Siebel