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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 53 63 94
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +31
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 80 65 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.82% 2.58% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 3.81% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 18
Average daily rate £375 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £365 £374
% change year-on-year
+5.47% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £31.70 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.10% +26.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2003 1708 1959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.73% 67.91% 63.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 677 747
Average daily rate £400 £375 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 53 55
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +11 17 £348 +10.31%
Reading +3 17 £450 +5.88% 2
Maidenhead +2 12 £333 -5.00% 1
Newbury +5 6 £413 +21.32% 2
Windsor - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 40 (28.17%) Finance
2 39 (27.46%) Telecoms
3 27 (19.01%) Marketing
4 24 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (16.90%) Project Management
5 18 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.56%) Migration
6 15 (10.56%) Degree
7 14 (9.86%) Use Case
7 14 (9.86%) ISEB
8 13 (9.15%) SQL
8 13 (9.15%) UML
8 13 (9.15%) Advertising
9 12 (8.45%) French Language
9 12 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.75%) German Language
10 11 (7.75%) Italian Language
10 11 (7.75%) Spanish Language
10 11 (7.75%) Retail
10 11 (7.75%) MS Excel
10 11 (7.75%) CRM
10 11 (7.75%) MS Visio
11 10 (7.04%) Oracle
11 10 (7.04%) Billing
11 10 (7.04%) Change Management
12 9 (6.34%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.34%) Six Sigma
12 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
12 9 (6.34%) Data Analysis
13 8 (5.63%) Systems Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Excel
1 11 (7.75%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.93%) MS Office
4 3 (2.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.70%) Mingle
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.70%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.70%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) GSM
2 3 (2.11%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.11%) MVNO
3 1 (0.70%) 4G
3 1 (0.70%) Broadband
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.70%) DB2
3 1 (0.70%) OLAP
3 1 (0.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) CaliberRM
2 1 (0.70%) Ant
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (28.17%) Finance
2 39 (27.46%) Telecoms
3 27 (19.01%) Marketing
4 13 (9.15%) Advertising
5 12 (8.45%) French Language
6 11 (7.75%) German Language
6 11 (7.75%) Italian Language
6 11 (7.75%) Spanish Language
6 11 (7.75%) Retail
7 10 (7.04%) Billing
8 5 (3.52%) Games
9 4 (2.82%) Banking
10 2 (1.41%) Automotive
10 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.70%) Legal
11 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (65.49%) Analyst
2 84 (59.15%) Business Analyst
3 21 (14.79%) Project Manager
4 16 (11.27%) Senior Business Analyst
4 16 (11.27%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 8 (5.63%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.23%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.23%) Architect
7 6 (4.23%) Contracts Manager
8 5 (3.52%) Business Manager
8 5 (3.52%) Process Analyst
9 4 (2.82%) Business Process Analyst
9 4 (2.82%) Process Manager
9 4 (2.82%) Process Improvement Manager
10 3 (2.11%) Business Process Improvement Manager
10 3 (2.11%) Designer
10 3 (2.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 3 (2.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.41%) J2EE
4 1 (0.70%) HTML5
4 1 (0.70%) jQuery
4 1 (0.70%) MDX
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) EJB
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) XSL
4 1 (0.70%) XSLT
4 1 (0.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.11%) Kindle
2 3 (2.11%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (0.70%) Xbox
4 1 (0.70%) Neural Network
4 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.70%) FMCG
4 1 (0.70%) Social Network
4 1 (0.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.70%) UNIX
1 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
1 24 (16.90%) Project Management
2 18 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (10.56%) Migration
4 14 (9.86%) Use Case
5 13 (9.15%) UML
6 12 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (7.75%) CRM
8 10 (7.04%) Change Management
9 9 (6.34%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.34%) Six Sigma
9 9 (6.34%) Data Analysis
10 8 (5.63%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (4.93%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.23%) ITIL
12 6 (4.23%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (4.23%) Scrum
12 6 (4.23%) Software Testing
12 6 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.52%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.15%) SQL
2 6 (4.23%) Java
3 4 (2.82%) C#
4 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.70%) Perl
5 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.70%) C
5 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (10.56%) Degree
2 14 (9.86%) ISEB
3 4 (2.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (2.82%) CBAP
4 3 (2.11%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.41%) PMP
5 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) COREP
3 1 (0.70%) FINREP
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (7.04%) Oracle
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.52%) Remedy
4 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.82%) Siebel
5 3 (2.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.11%) SAP
6 2 (1.41%) ATG
6 2 (1.41%) Demandware
6 2 (1.41%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) Tableau
7 1 (0.70%) Omniture
7 1 (0.70%) BT
7 1 (0.70%) Kronos
7 1 (0.70%) Cognos
7 1 (0.70%) Manugistics
Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago