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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 18 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 76 72 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.22% 5.79% 8.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.67% 5.99% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 84
Median daily rate £408 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £33.00 £34.64
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -4.72%
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
877 1202 1239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.81% 96.62% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 656 703
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 40 63
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 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
Milton Keynes +13 64 £416 +8.11% 7
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (40.45%) Banking
2 77 (35.00%) Finance
3 75 (34.09%) Business Analysis
4 50 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (20.91%) Migration
6 34 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (14.09%) Data Migration
7 31 (14.09%) Project Management
8 29 (13.18%) PRINCE2
9 26 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.55%) Waterfall
11 20 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 20 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (9.09%) MS Office
12 19 (8.64%) MS Visio
12 19 (8.64%) Retail
13 17 (7.73%) Change Management
13 17 (7.73%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (7.73%) ERP
13 17 (7.73%) Microsoft
14 16 (7.27%) Logistics
15 15 (6.82%) Telecoms
15 15 (6.82%) User Stories
15 15 (6.82%) IFS
16 14 (6.36%) Oracle
17 13 (5.91%) Security Cleared
18 12 (5.45%) Marketing
18 12 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
19 11 (5.00%) SQL

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 (2.73%) SAS
2 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.91%) Documentum
3 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (9.09%) MS Office
2 19 (8.64%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.18%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.09%) BGP
1 9 (4.09%) MPLS
2 3 (1.36%) Multicast
2 3 (1.36%) OSPF
3 1 (0.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.73%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.64%) QlikView
3 6 (2.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.27%) PowerPivot
5 4 (1.82%) Big Data
5 4 (1.82%) PowerCenter
6 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.45%) MySQL
8 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 89 (40.45%) Banking
2 77 (35.00%) Finance
3 19 (8.64%) Retail
4 15 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.45%) Marketing
6 10 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 9 (4.09%) Electronics
8 6 (2.73%) Wholesale Banking
9 5 (2.27%) Automotive
9 5 (2.27%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.91%) Legal
10 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Advertising
11 1 (0.45%) Games
11 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.91%) XML
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
2 1 (0.45%) EDI
2 1 (0.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.36%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.36%) Streaming Video
4 3 (1.36%) User Experience
4 3 (1.36%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.91%) BBC
6 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.45%) PDA
6 1 (0.45%) RIA
6 1 (0.45%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Unix
1 2 (0.91%) Windows
1 2 (0.91%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.09%) Business Analysis
2 50 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.91%) Migration
4 34 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (14.09%) Data Migration
5 31 (14.09%) Project Management
6 29 (13.18%) PRINCE2
7 26 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (9.55%) Waterfall
9 20 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 20 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
10 17 (7.73%) Change Management
10 17 (7.73%) ERP
11 16 (7.27%) Logistics
12 15 (6.82%) User Stories
13 11 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (4.55%) Data Mapping
15 9 (4.09%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (4.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.00%) SQL
2 6 (2.73%) C#
2 6 (2.73%) Java
2 6 (2.73%) VBA
3 5 (2.27%) VB
4 4 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.91%) C
6 1 (0.45%) COBOL
6 1 (0.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.18%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.36%) ISEB
5 2 (0.91%) Degree
5 2 (0.91%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.82%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.82%) IFS
3 14 (6.36%) Oracle
4 10 (4.55%) SAP
5 8 (3.64%) Cisco
5 8 (3.64%) Huawei
6 6 (2.73%) Teradata
7 4 (1.82%) IBM
8 2 (0.91%) ILOG
8 2 (0.91%) Juniper
8 2 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.91%) Remedy
9 1 (0.45%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.45%) Informatica
9 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft