The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 Job Titles advertised 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 24 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 163 117 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.98% 4.71% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 5.15% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 63 79
Average daily rate £400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £288 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.33 £32.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +11.01%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2451 2272 2826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.98% 91.43% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 894 1011
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 148 102
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +18 42 £425 +39.34% 1
Reading -5 30 £419 -0.88% 1
Newbury +6 14 £400 -5.88% 1
Bracknell +4 7 £400 - 1
Maidenhead -1 6 £375 +21.95%
Wokingham - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 84 (31.23%) Business Analysis
2 74 (27.51%) Finance
3 68 (25.28%) Telecoms
4 55 (20.45%) CRM
5 48 (17.84%) Use Case
6 34 (12.64%) UML
7 33 (12.27%) E-Commerce
7 33 (12.27%) Marketing
8 32 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (11.15%) Systems Analysis
10 29 (10.78%) SQL
11 27 (10.04%) Oracle
12 22 (8.18%) Project Management
13 20 (7.43%) MS Excel
14 19 (7.06%) Microsoft
15 17 (6.32%) .NET
16 15 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (5.58%) Analytics
17 14 (5.20%) Mobile App
17 14 (5.20%) MS Visio
17 14 (5.20%) Degree
18 13 (4.83%) eTOM
18 13 (4.83%) Dynamics CRM
18 13 (4.83%) ISEB
18 13 (4.83%) Migration
19 12 (4.46%) Scrum
19 12 (4.46%) Advertising
19 12 (4.46%) SAP

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.12%) Documentum
2 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.74%) CMS
3 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.74%) Magnolia
4 1 (0.37%) SAS
4 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.20%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.97%) MS Office
5 5 (1.86%) PowerPivot
6 4 (1.49%) MS Project
7 1 (0.37%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (4.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Magento
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) VPN
1 3 (1.12%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (1.12%) MVNO
2 2 (0.74%) LAN
2 2 (0.74%) WAN
3 1 (0.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) Wireless
3 1 (0.37%) 4G
3 1 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.74%) Big Data
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.37%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Rational Rose
1 3 (1.12%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) CaliberRM
2 1 (0.37%) Ant
General
1 74 (27.51%) Finance
2 68 (25.28%) Telecoms
3 33 (12.27%) Marketing
4 12 (4.46%) Retail
4 12 (4.46%) Advertising
5 11 (4.09%) Banking
6 8 (2.97%) Games
7 6 (2.23%) Billing
8 5 (1.86%) French Language
8 5 (1.86%) Automotive
9 3 (1.12%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.74%) Publishing
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.32%) .NET
2 4 (1.49%) J2EE
3 3 (1.12%) HTML
4 2 (0.74%) Gherkin
4 2 (0.74%) SOAP
4 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.37%) WCF
5 1 (0.37%) jQuery
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.37%) RESTful
5 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.37%) CSS
5 1 (0.37%) XML
5 1 (0.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.20%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.23%) Data Extraction
3 5 (1.86%) Statistics
3 5 (1.86%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.12%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.12%) Kindle
6 2 (0.74%) Open Source
6 2 (0.74%) DTV
6 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.37%) GIS
7 1 (0.37%) BBC
7 1 (0.37%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.37%) Social Media
7 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.49%) Windows
2 3 (1.12%) Android
2 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.23%) Business Analysis
2 55 (20.45%) CRM
3 48 (17.84%) Use Case
4 34 (12.64%) UML
5 33 (12.27%) E-Commerce
6 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (11.15%) Systems Analysis
8 22 (8.18%) Project Management
9 15 (5.58%) Analytics
10 13 (4.83%) Migration
10 13 (4.83%) eTOM
11 12 (4.46%) Scrum
11 12 (4.46%) User Stories
12 11 (4.09%) GAP Analysis
13 10 (3.72%) BPR
13 10 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (3.35%) Data Analysis
14 9 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.78%) SQL
2 9 (3.35%) Java
3 5 (1.86%) C#
4 1 (0.37%) C
4 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.37%) VBA
4 1 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 14 (5.20%) Degree
2 13 (4.83%) ISEB
3 5 (1.86%) CBAP
4 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.60%) GxP
2 5 (1.86%) QA
3 4 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.37%) COREP
6 1 (0.37%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) OpenView
1 1 (0.37%) Netcool
1 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (10.04%) Oracle
2 19 (7.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (4.46%) Siebel
4 12 (4.46%) SAP
5 7 (2.60%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.23%) Remedy
7 5 (1.86%) Cognos
8 2 (0.74%) ATG
8 2 (0.74%) Teradata
8 2 (0.74%) hybris
8 2 (0.74%) Tableau
8 2 (0.74%) Demandware
9 1 (0.37%) Omniture
9 1 (0.37%) Unica
9 1 (0.37%) Cramer
9 1 (0.37%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.37%) IBM
9 1 (0.37%) Infovista
9 1 (0.37%) BT
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