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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 54 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 73 48 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.87% 1.77% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 2.42% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 43
Average daily rate £376 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £463 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
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
1997 1983 2006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.59% 73.12% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1006 1032
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 38 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £32.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.49% +103.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £126.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 17 £376 -7.44% 3
Bracknell +1 8 £335 +11.66% 2
Newbury +8 4 £375 -14.28% 2
Windsor +4 3 £400 +29.03% 1
Slough -6 3 £348 -0.71% 4
Maidenhead -1 2 - - 2
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.31%) Telecoms
3 28 (21.54%) ISEB
4 26 (20.00%) Project Management
4 26 (20.00%) Finance
4 26 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (12.31%) Retail
7 15 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 14 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (10.77%) SQL
8 14 (10.77%) ITIL
9 13 (10.00%) Degree
9 13 (10.00%) User Stories
10 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
11 11 (8.46%) SDLC
12 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
13 9 (6.92%) eTOM
13 9 (6.92%) Scrum
13 9 (6.92%) CBAP
14 8 (6.15%) Business Process Mapping
14 8 (6.15%) Business Transformation
14 8 (6.15%) TOGAF
14 8 (6.15%) PRINCE2
14 8 (6.15%) Oracle
15 7 (5.38%) SAP
15 7 (5.38%) Radio Access Network
15 7 (5.38%) Use Case
16 6 (4.62%) Computer Science

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.77%) HFM
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.77%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.77%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
1 1 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) Intranet
2 1 (0.77%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.77%) Big Data
3 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) DB2
3 1 (0.77%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.77%) Xcelsius
General
1 29 (22.31%) Telecoms
2 26 (20.00%) Finance
3 16 (12.31%) Retail
4 5 (3.85%) Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.31%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Front Office
7 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 95 (73.08%) Analyst
2 82 (63.08%) Business Analyst
3 13 (10.00%) Architect
4 10 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
5 9 (6.92%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.92%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (6.92%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (6.15%) Business Change Analyst
6 8 (6.15%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Business Process Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Process Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Consultant
8 6 (4.62%) IT Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) IT Business Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Finance Business Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (0.77%) .NET
2 1 (0.77%) COM
2 1 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.54%) CMDB
5 2 (1.54%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.54%) Life Science
5 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (0.77%) Derivative
6 1 (0.77%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.31%) Windows
1 3 (2.31%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.77%) Android
2 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.00%) Project Management
2 26 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 14 (10.77%) ITIL
4 14 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (10.00%) User Stories
6 11 (8.46%) SDLC
7 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.92%) eTOM
8 9 (6.92%) Scrum
9 8 (6.15%) Business Process Mapping
9 8 (6.15%) Business Transformation
9 8 (6.15%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.15%) TOGAF
10 7 (5.38%) Use Case
11 6 (4.62%) Project Planning
11 6 (4.62%) Web Development
12 5 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.77%) SQL
2 4 (3.08%) C
3 2 (1.54%) VBA
4 1 (0.77%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (21.54%) ISEB
2 13 (10.00%) Degree
3 9 (6.92%) CBAP
4 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) APMP
7 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) IIBA
7 1 (0.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.77%) FATCA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.77%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) Oracle
3 7 (5.38%) SAP
4 5 (3.85%) ATG
4 5 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.54%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.77%) BMC
6 1 (0.77%) Charles River
6 1 (0.77%) Cognos
6 1 (0.77%) Lotus
6 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.77%) Remedy
6 1 (0.77%) Siebel
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