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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 61 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 69 54 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.81% 2.09% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 3.08% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £464 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £24.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+29.89% -32.63%
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
1806 1756 2114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.59% 68.06% 67.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 835 763
Average daily rate £390 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 41
Average hourly rate £17.07 £22.85 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.29% -25.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.10 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £44.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +16 23 £440 +41.93% 7
Bracknell +11 11 £428 -6.04%
Slough -4 10 £350 -9.67% 5
Maidenhead +9 7 £353 - 4
Newbury +5 7 £425 +3.03%
Windsor - - - - 1
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (30.87%) Telecoms
2 43 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (21.48%) Finance
4 24 (16.11%) Scrum
5 22 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (14.77%) ISEB
5 22 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (12.75%) Marketing
6 19 (12.75%) Use Case
6 19 (12.75%) Project Management
7 17 (11.41%) Degree
8 16 (10.74%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.74%) UML
9 15 (10.07%) User Stories
10 13 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (8.72%) Advertising
11 11 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.71%) ITIL
13 9 (6.04%) SQL
13 9 (6.04%) Business Objects
13 9 (6.04%) SAP
13 9 (6.04%) Migration
13 9 (6.04%) QA
14 8 (5.37%) JIRA
14 8 (5.37%) Systems Analysis
14 8 (5.37%) CBAP
14 8 (5.37%) Retail
14 8 (5.37%) Billing
14 8 (5.37%) MS Office
14 8 (5.37%) B2C

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.01%) CMS
3 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.34%) Drupal
4 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) WordPress
4 1 (0.67%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 8 (5.37%) MS Office
2 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.01%) Maximo
3 2 (1.34%) Magento
3 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.67%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.67%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.34%) MVNO
3 1 (0.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) QlikView
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) JIRA
2 2 (1.34%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (30.87%) Telecoms
2 32 (21.48%) Finance
3 19 (12.75%) Marketing
4 13 (8.72%) Advertising
5 8 (5.37%) Retail
5 8 (5.37%) Billing
6 6 (4.03%) French Language
7 4 (2.68%) Banking
8 2 (1.34%) Automotive
8 2 (1.34%) Legal
8 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.34%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.34%) German Language
8 2 (1.34%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.34%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.67%) Electronics
9 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 118 (79.19%) Analyst
2 111 (74.50%) Business Analyst
3 19 (12.75%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 17 (11.41%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (11.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (6.04%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.37%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (4.03%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Designer
8 5 (3.36%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Architect
8 5 (3.36%) Process Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Developer
9 4 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.68%) Business Process Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 3 (2.01%) Technical Business Analyst
10 3 (2.01%) Business Objects Developer
10 3 (2.01%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (1.34%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) HTML
2 3 (2.01%) J2EE
3 2 (1.34%) CSS
4 1 (0.67%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.67%) XHTML
4 1 (0.67%) SOAP
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.03%) User Experience
3 5 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.68%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.01%) Kindle
6 2 (1.34%) Home Automation
6 2 (1.34%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.67%) Life Science
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.67%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.67%) GIS
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) UNIX
1 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.11%) Scrum
3 22 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.75%) Use Case
4 19 (12.75%) Project Management
5 16 (10.74%) E-Commerce
5 16 (10.74%) UML
6 15 (10.07%) User Stories
7 13 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.71%) ITIL
10 9 (6.04%) Migration
11 8 (5.37%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (5.37%) B2C
12 7 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.70%) CRM
13 6 (4.03%) B2B
13 6 (4.03%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.03%) TOGAF
13 6 (4.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.04%) SQL
2 4 (2.68%) Java
3 2 (1.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.34%) C
3 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (14.77%) ISEB
2 17 (11.41%) Degree
3 8 (5.37%) CBAP
4 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.34%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.67%) IIBA
6 1 (0.67%) PMP
6 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.67%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (6.04%) Business Objects
1 9 (6.04%) SAP
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.70%) Oracle
4 6 (4.03%) Remedy
5 5 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.68%) IBM
7 3 (2.01%) hybris
7 3 (2.01%) ATG
7 3 (2.01%) Teradata
7 3 (2.01%) Primavera
8 2 (1.34%) Siebel
8 2 (1.34%) Demandware
9 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.67%) CODA
9 1 (0.67%) SunGard
9 1 (0.67%) HP
9 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
Maidenhead
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £25000 - £33000 per annum + normal employment bens
Posted: 22 days ago