The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 28 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.25% 3.59% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 4.19% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £249 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £381 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £31.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+0.78% -0.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 167 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 88.75% 85.64% 87.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 94 88
Average daily rate £400 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 6 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £10.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £15.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) UML
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Cognos
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Billing
4 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
2 1 (6.25%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) UML
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Process Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cognos
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Infovista
4 1 (6.25%) Cramer