The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 40 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 76 97 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.87% 3.86% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 4.18% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 67 98
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £320 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1841 2320 2643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.74% 92.39% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 1253 1317
Median daily rate £413 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 80
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 +20 21 £438 +25.00% 5
Slough +5 8 £360 -19.10% 1
Newbury +3 6 £425 +6.25% 1
Maidenhead -2 6 £375 -14.28% 3
Bracknell -6 2 £395 -5.95%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 65 (38.01%) Business Analysis
2 41 (23.98%) Finance
3 33 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (18.71%) CRM
5 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (16.96%) Telecoms
7 23 (13.45%) Security Cleared
8 21 (12.28%) Marketing
9 20 (11.70%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (9.94%) SC Cleared
11 17 (9.94%) Use Case
12 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (8.77%) Workflow
13 15 (8.77%) Oracle
14 14 (8.19%) SAP
14 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (8.19%) Project Management
14 14 (8.19%) GAP Analysis
14 14 (8.19%) Data Analysis
15 13 (7.60%) Requirements Analysis
16 12 (7.02%) Change Management
17 11 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (6.43%) User Stories
17 11 (6.43%) DV Cleared
17 11 (6.43%) Workday
18 10 (5.85%) Business Process Analysis
18 10 (5.85%) Management Information System
18 10 (5.85%) Microsoft
18 10 (5.85%) ERP

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) Drupal
2 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.75%) MS Project
3 3 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.58%) MS Office
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.68%) NetSuite
3 6 (3.51%) BigMachines
3 6 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (2.92%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (2.34%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (2.34%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.75%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (1.17%) Eloqua
7 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.58%) HFM
8 1 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) CallidusCloud
1 1 (0.58%) Force.com
1 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.58%) GoToWebinar
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
1 1 (0.58%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.58%) GIS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.58%) QlikView
4 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.58%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) JIRA
General
1 41 (23.98%) Finance
2 29 (16.96%) Telecoms
3 21 (12.28%) Marketing
4 9 (5.26%) Billing
5 6 (3.51%) Electronics
5 6 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.92%) Legal
6 5 (2.92%) Retail
7 4 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.17%) Advertising
8 2 (1.17%) Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Front Office
9 1 (0.58%) Automotive
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.75%) .NET
1 3 (1.75%) XML
2 2 (1.17%) HTML
3 1 (0.58%) EDI
3 1 (0.58%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.85%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.09%) Life Science
4 5 (2.92%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.92%) Social Media
5 3 (1.75%) User Experience
6 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.17%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) IVR
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) PMI
7 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.58%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.01%) Business Analysis
2 33 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (18.71%) CRM
4 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (9.94%) Use Case
7 15 (8.77%) Workflow
8 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.19%) Data Analysis
8 14 (8.19%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (8.19%) Project Management
9 13 (7.60%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (7.02%) Change Management
11 11 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.43%) User Stories
12 10 (5.85%) Business Process Analysis
12 10 (5.85%) ERP
12 10 (5.85%) ITIL
13 9 (5.26%) Analytics
13 9 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.51%) SQL
2 3 (1.75%) Java
3 2 (1.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.94%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.43%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.51%) ISEB
5 4 (2.34%) ACCA
5 4 (2.34%) CIMA
5 4 (2.34%) Degree
6 3 (1.75%) AAT
7 2 (1.17%) CBAP
7 2 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.58%) IIBA
8 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) IFRS
2 5 (2.92%) PMO
3 4 (2.34%) GAAP
4 2 (1.17%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.58%) COREP
5 1 (0.58%) EMIR
5 1 (0.58%) FINREP
5 1 (0.58%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.58%) MiFID
5 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 20 (11.70%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (8.77%) Oracle
3 14 (8.19%) SAP
4 11 (6.43%) Workday
5 10 (5.85%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.09%) Apttus
7 5 (2.92%) Infor
8 4 (2.34%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (2.34%) Sage
9 2 (1.17%) Pardot
9 2 (1.17%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 2 (1.17%) Teradata
10 1 (0.58%) Amdocs
10 1 (0.58%) Aprimo
10 1 (0.58%) Google
10 1 (0.58%) Huawei
10 1 (0.58%) Marketo
10 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.58%) Tableau
10 1 (0.58%) VMware
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