The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 49 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 76 74 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.08% 3.05% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 4.46% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 29
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£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £228 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.75% -33.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1817 1659 2090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.56% 68.38% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 722 811
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 45
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £14.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
South East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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 +3 21 £438 +34.61% 13
Slough +12 19 £340 -6.84% 2
Bracknell +11 8 £375 -6.25%
Newbury +2 3 £425 +33.85%
Maidenhead - 1 £375 - 1
Windsor - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (30.13%) Telecoms
2 43 (27.56%) Finance
3 26 (16.67%) Marketing
4 24 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (15.38%) Project Management
5 22 (14.10%) Use Case
6 19 (12.18%) Degree
7 18 (11.54%) ISEB
7 18 (11.54%) UML
8 16 (10.26%) Scrum
8 16 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (8.97%) Migration
10 13 (8.33%) Advertising
10 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 13 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (7.69%) French Language
12 11 (7.05%) German Language
12 11 (7.05%) Italian Language
12 11 (7.05%) Spanish Language
12 11 (7.05%) MS Excel
13 10 (6.41%) CRM
13 10 (6.41%) MS Office
13 10 (6.41%) Retail
14 9 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (5.77%) Business Objects
15 8 (5.13%) SAP
15 8 (5.13%) Data Analysis
15 8 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.28%) CMS
2 2 (1.28%) Drupal
2 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.64%) WordPress
3 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.64%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.41%) MS Office
3 6 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.64%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.92%) Maximo
3 2 (1.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.64%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.64%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.64%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.64%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.64%) Big Data
3 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.64%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 47 (30.13%) Telecoms
2 43 (27.56%) Finance
3 26 (16.67%) Marketing
4 13 (8.33%) Advertising
5 12 (7.69%) French Language
6 11 (7.05%) German Language
6 11 (7.05%) Italian Language
6 11 (7.05%) Spanish Language
7 10 (6.41%) Retail
8 7 (4.49%) Billing
9 5 (3.21%) Banking
10 3 (1.92%) Automotive
11 2 (1.28%) Games
11 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.64%) Local Government
12 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.64%) Electronics
12 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (70.51%) Analyst
2 103 (66.03%) Business Analyst
3 22 (14.10%) Project Manager
4 16 (10.26%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 14 (8.97%) Senior Business Analyst
5 14 (8.97%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (6.41%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
9 5 (3.21%) Technical Business Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) Designer
9 5 (3.21%) Process Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.56%) Business Process Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Developer
10 4 (2.56%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Architect
10 4 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) HTML
2 4 (2.56%) .NET
3 3 (1.92%) J2EE
4 2 (1.28%) CSS
5 1 (0.64%) SOAP
5 1 (0.64%) XHTML
5 1 (0.64%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.92%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (1.92%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.28%) GIS
5 2 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.64%) Xbox
6 1 (0.64%) DTV
6 1 (0.64%) Kindle
6 1 (0.64%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.64%) Neural Network
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) Life Science
6 1 (0.64%) FMCG
6 1 (0.64%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) UNIX
1 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.38%) Project Management
1 24 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (14.10%) Use Case
3 18 (11.54%) UML
4 16 (10.26%) Scrum
4 16 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (8.97%) Migration
6 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.41%) CRM
9 9 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (5.13%) Data Analysis
10 8 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.13%) User Stories
11 7 (4.49%) ITIL
12 6 (3.85%) Software Testing
13 5 (3.21%) TOGAF
13 5 (3.21%) Web Development
13 5 (3.21%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) SQL
2 6 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.64%) PHP
4 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.64%) C
4 1 (0.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Degree
2 18 (11.54%) ISEB
3 7 (4.49%) CBAP
4 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) IIBA
5 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.64%) PMP
5 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.49%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.77%) Business Objects
3 8 (5.13%) SAP
4 7 (4.49%) Oracle
5 6 (3.85%) Remedy
6 5 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.56%) IBM
8 3 (1.92%) Primavera
8 3 (1.92%) ATG
8 3 (1.92%) Teradata
8 3 (1.92%) hybris
9 2 (1.28%) Demandware
10 1 (0.64%) Tableau
10 1 (0.64%) Omniture
10 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.64%) Cognos
10 1 (0.64%) Siebel
10 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.64%) SunGard
10 1 (0.64%) HP
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