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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 49 85 60
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 67 44 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.92% 1.73% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 2.27% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 49
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £340 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.45 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.61% +3.65%
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
1838 1937 1888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.02% 76.35% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1104 935
Median daily rate £420 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 71 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.46% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +14 26 £425 - 2
Newbury +3 7 - - 1
Slough +6 2 £406 +1.56% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £425 - 1
Bracknell -4 1 £400 -20.00%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.32%) Project Management
3 32 (24.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (21.80%) Telecoms
4 29 (21.80%) MS Visio
5 28 (21.05%) Finance
6 27 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (20.30%) SQL
7 25 (18.80%) Waterfall
8 24 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (15.79%) SDLC
10 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 19 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 18 (13.53%) Data Protection
12 17 (12.78%) Business Process Mapping
12 17 (12.78%) SAP
12 17 (12.78%) UML
13 16 (12.03%) Change Management
14 15 (11.28%) BPMN
14 15 (11.28%) Degree
15 13 (9.77%) QA
15 13 (9.77%) Migration
16 12 (9.02%) Oracle
17 11 (8.27%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (8.27%) ITIL
17 11 (8.27%) Programme Management
17 11 (8.27%) Workflow
17 11 (8.27%) Marketing
17 11 (8.27%) Translating Business Requirements
18 9 (6.77%) Relational Database

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 3 (2.26%) CMS
2 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (21.80%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.02%) MS Office
3 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.50%) MS Project
4 2 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.01%) HFM
3 3 (2.26%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (2.26%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.50%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.50%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.75%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.75%) LAN
2 1 (0.75%) NAS
2 1 (0.75%) SAN
2 1 (0.75%) SMS
2 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (6.77%) RDBMS
2 9 (6.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (3.01%) Xcelsius
4 2 (1.50%) Big Data
4 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.50%) GIS
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.75%) MS Access
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (21.80%) Telecoms
2 28 (21.05%) Finance
3 11 (8.27%) Marketing
4 9 (6.77%) Legal
4 9 (6.77%) Retail
5 6 (4.51%) Automotive
6 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.26%) Publishing
8 2 (1.50%) Billing
8 2 (1.50%) Electronics
9 1 (0.75%) Advertising
9 1 (0.75%) Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 104 (78.20%) Analyst
2 79 (59.40%) Business Analyst
3 28 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
4 18 (13.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 12 (9.02%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.27%) Architect
7 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Business Manager
8 7 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Telecoms Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Process Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Business Project Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Product Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Product Business Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Telecoms Business Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) Web Services
2 2 (1.50%) .NET
2 2 (1.50%) Middleware
3 1 (0.75%) SOAP
3 1 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.75%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.01%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.01%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.01%) User Experience
6 3 (2.26%) CMDB
6 3 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.50%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.50%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.50%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.75%) FMCG
8 1 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.50%) Unix
2 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.32%) Project Management
3 32 (24.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (18.80%) Waterfall
6 21 (15.79%) SDLC
7 18 (13.53%) Data Protection
8 17 (12.78%) Business Process Mapping
8 17 (12.78%) UML
9 16 (12.03%) Change Management
10 15 (11.28%) BPMN
11 13 (9.77%) Migration
12 11 (8.27%) ITIL
12 11 (8.27%) Programme Management
12 11 (8.27%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (8.27%) Workflow
13 9 (6.77%) Data Analysis
13 9 (6.77%) Data Modelling
13 9 (6.77%) RAD
13 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.30%) SQL
2 9 (6.77%) C
2 9 (6.77%) C++
2 9 (6.77%) Java
2 9 (6.77%) PL/SQL
2 9 (6.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (11.28%) Degree
2 6 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) ACCA
3 4 (3.01%) CIMA
3 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) ISEB
4 2 (1.50%) CBAP
4 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.77%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.26%) SLA
4 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.78%) SAP
3 12 (9.02%) Oracle
4 6 (4.51%) Capita
5 5 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.01%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.26%) BMC
7 3 (2.26%) Pega
7 3 (2.26%) Remedy
8 2 (1.50%) ESRI
9 1 (0.75%) ATG
9 1 (0.75%) IBM
9 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.75%) Northgate
9 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow
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