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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 49 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 79 53 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.30% 2.06% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 2.66% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 52
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +17.07%
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
1918 1994 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.12% 77.44% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 1053 910
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 72 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £42.90 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +9 29 £425 -10.52% 5
Newbury 0 7 - -
Slough +7 5 £450 +38.46% 6
Maidenhead - 2 £373 -
Bracknell -13 1 £400 -20.00%
Wokingham - 1 £425 -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 51 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (24.16%) Project Management
4 30 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (20.13%) Finance
5 29 (19.46%) Telecoms
6 28 (18.79%) SQL
6 28 (18.79%) MS Visio
7 24 (16.11%) Waterfall
7 24 (16.11%) SDLC
8 22 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (12.08%) Management Information System
10 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
10 17 (11.41%) Data Protection
10 17 (11.41%) Business Process Mapping
11 16 (10.74%) Degree
11 16 (10.74%) UML
11 16 (10.74%) SAP
11 16 (10.74%) Migration
11 16 (10.74%) Change Management
12 15 (10.07%) BPMN
13 12 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (8.05%) Oracle
13 12 (8.05%) Data Modelling
13 12 (8.05%) User Stories
13 12 (8.05%) QA
14 11 (7.38%) Marketing
15 10 (6.71%) ITIL
15 10 (6.71%) Data Analysis
15 10 (6.71%) Translating Business Requirements

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 4 (2.68%) CMS
2 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (18.79%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.03%) MS Office
4 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.34%) MS Project
4 2 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) HFM
2 4 (2.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.01%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (2.01%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.34%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.34%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.67%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.67%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) NAS
2 1 (0.67%) SAN
2 1 (0.67%) SMS
2 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (5.37%) RDBMS
2 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (2.68%) Xcelsius
4 2 (1.34%) Big Data
4 2 (1.34%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.34%) GIS
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.67%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.67%) MS Access
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.67%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (20.13%) Finance
2 29 (19.46%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.38%) Marketing
4 9 (6.04%) Retail
5 7 (4.70%) Legal
6 6 (4.03%) Automotive
7 4 (2.68%) Publishing
8 3 (2.01%) Billing
8 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.67%) Electronics
10 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 115 (77.18%) Analyst
2 90 (60.40%) Business Analyst
3 27 (18.12%) Systems Analyst
4 20 (13.42%) Business Systems Analyst
5 13 (8.72%) Project Manager
6 12 (8.05%) Architect
7 11 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (5.37%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Business Manager
10 6 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 6 (4.03%) Process Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Telecoms Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Business Integration Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 5 (3.36%) Business Project Manager
11 5 (3.36%) Integration Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Product Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Project Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.36%) Web Services
2 2 (1.34%) .NET
2 2 (1.34%) Middleware
2 2 (1.34%) XML
3 1 (0.67%) REST
3 1 (0.67%) SOAP
3 1 (0.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.03%) CMDB
3 6 (4.03%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.36%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.68%) Life Science
5 4 (2.68%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.68%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.68%) User Experience
6 3 (2.01%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.01%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.34%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.34%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.34%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.67%) FMCG
8 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.01%) Unix
2 1 (0.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (24.16%) Project Management
4 30 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (16.11%) SDLC
5 24 (16.11%) Waterfall
6 17 (11.41%) Business Process Mapping
6 17 (11.41%) Data Protection
7 16 (10.74%) Change Management
7 16 (10.74%) Migration
7 16 (10.74%) UML
8 15 (10.07%) BPMN
9 12 (8.05%) Data Modelling
9 12 (8.05%) User Stories
10 10 (6.71%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.71%) ITIL
10 10 (6.71%) Translating Business Requirements
11 9 (6.04%) Programme Management
11 9 (6.04%) Scrum
11 9 (6.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.79%) SQL
2 9 (6.04%) PL/SQL
3 8 (5.37%) C
3 8 (5.37%) C++
3 8 (5.37%) Java
3 8 (5.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.74%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) CBAP
3 4 (2.68%) ACCA
3 4 (2.68%) CIMA
3 4 (2.68%) ISEB
3 4 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.01%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) IIBA
5 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.67%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) QA
2 5 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.01%) SLA
4 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.34%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.74%) SAP
3 12 (8.05%) Oracle
4 8 (5.37%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.36%) Capita
6 4 (2.68%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.68%) Remedy
6 4 (2.68%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.01%) BMC
7 3 (2.01%) Pega
8 2 (1.34%) ESRI
8 2 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.67%) ATG
9 1 (0.67%) IBM
9 1 (0.67%) Informatica
9 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.67%) Northgate
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