The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 5 42 17
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 133 51 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.06% 4.34% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.62% 4.53% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 82
Median daily rate £400 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £283 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +109.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.47 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +90.42%
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
910 1127 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.19% 96.00% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 540 692
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 72
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.85 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Milton Keynes +35 105 £400 +6.66% 5
High Wycombe +3 1 - - 2
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 82 (40.80%) Banking
2 70 (34.83%) Business Analysis
3 69 (34.33%) Finance
4 42 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (19.40%) Migration
6 31 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (13.43%) Data Migration
8 25 (12.44%) Project Management
9 23 (11.44%) MS Office
9 23 (11.44%) PRINCE2
10 22 (10.95%) MS Visio
11 20 (9.95%) Retail
11 20 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
12 18 (8.96%) Change Management
13 17 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (8.46%) ERP
13 17 (8.46%) Oracle
14 16 (7.96%) Logistics
14 16 (7.96%) Systems Analysis
14 16 (7.96%) Waterfall
15 15 (7.46%) IFS
16 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
17 12 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (5.97%) Telecoms
18 11 (5.47%) GAP Analysis
18 11 (5.47%) SC Cleared
18 11 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (4.98%) User Stories
19 10 (4.98%) Integration Testing

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (2.99%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (11.44%) MS Office
2 22 (10.95%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.48%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.49%) Casewise Modeler
4 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.48%) BGP
1 7 (3.48%) MPLS
2 2 (1.00%) Multicast
2 2 (1.00%) OSPF
3 1 (0.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.98%) QlikView
3 6 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.49%) PowerPivot
5 4 (1.99%) Big Data
6 3 (1.49%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.50%) MySQL
8 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 82 (40.80%) Banking
2 69 (34.33%) Finance
3 20 (9.95%) Retail
4 12 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.98%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.98%) Marketing
6 6 (2.99%) Electronics
6 6 (2.99%) Wholesale Banking
7 5 (2.49%) Automotive
7 5 (2.49%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.49%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.49%) Credit Risk
3 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.49%) User Experience
4 3 (1.49%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.00%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.50%) BBC
6 1 (0.50%) Derivative
6 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.50%) FMCG
6 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.50%) PDA
6 1 (0.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.00%) Windows
1 2 (1.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.83%) Business Analysis
2 42 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (19.40%) Migration
4 31 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (13.43%) Data Migration
6 25 (12.44%) Project Management
7 23 (11.44%) PRINCE2
8 20 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (8.96%) Change Management
10 17 (8.46%) ERP
11 16 (7.96%) Logistics
11 16 (7.96%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (7.96%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (5.47%) GAP Analysis
14 10 (4.98%) Data Analysis
14 10 (4.98%) Integration Testing
14 10 (4.98%) User Stories
15 9 (4.48%) Data Mapping
16 8 (3.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.48%) SQL
2 5 (2.49%) C#
2 5 (2.49%) Java
2 5 (2.49%) VB
2 5 (2.49%) VBA
3 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.47%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.48%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) Degree
4 2 (1.00%) IIBA
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.50%) MiFID
1 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.46%) Oracle
3 15 (7.46%) IFS
4 7 (3.48%) Cisco
4 7 (3.48%) Huawei
4 7 (3.48%) SAP
5 6 (2.99%) Teradata
6 3 (1.49%) Casewise
6 3 (1.49%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.00%) IBM
7 2 (1.00%) ILOG
7 2 (1.00%) Juniper
7 2 (1.00%) Murex
7 2 (1.00%) Remedy
7 2 (1.00%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.50%) Calypso
8 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.50%) PeopleSoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
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