The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 31 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 54 81 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.53% 6.85% 7.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.82% 7.12% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 63 47
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.59 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+45.30% +7.14%
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
928 1137 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.98% 96.11% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 560 498
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -18 34 £355 -2.73% 7
High Wycombe +5 3 £298 -27.87% 2
Amersham +3 1 - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 50 (40.98%) Banking
2 43 (35.25%) Business Analysis
3 38 (31.15%) Finance
4 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.48%) MS Visio
6 10 (8.20%) Retail
6 10 (8.20%) Migration
6 10 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (7.38%) SQL
7 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.38%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (6.56%) Change Management
8 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
8 8 (6.56%) Scrum
8 8 (6.56%) Project Management
8 8 (6.56%) SAP
8 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
9 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.74%) Oracle
9 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
9 7 (5.74%) Requirements Engineering
9 7 (5.74%) User Stories
10 6 (4.92%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.92%) Integration Testing
10 6 (4.92%) Automotive
10 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
10 6 (4.92%) ITIL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (2.46%) CMS
2 2 (1.64%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.64%) LiveLink
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.10%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) Casewise Modeler
4 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.46%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.82%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.82%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.82%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) ATM
2 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.10%) MS Access
3 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.64%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.82%) DB2
4 1 (0.82%) GIS
4 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.82%) QlikView
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Toad
2 3 (2.46%) Rational Rose
General
1 50 (40.98%) Banking
2 38 (31.15%) Finance
3 10 (8.20%) Retail
4 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.92%) Automotive
5 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.10%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (3.28%) Electronics
7 4 (3.28%) General Ledger
7 4 (3.28%) Marketing
7 4 (3.28%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (2.46%) Private Banking
8 3 (2.46%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.82%) Advertising
9 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.82%) Front Office
9 1 (0.82%) Games
9 1 (0.82%) Law
9 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) HTML
2 3 (2.46%) Middleware
3 2 (1.64%) HTML5
3 2 (1.64%) J2EE
4 1 (0.82%) .NET
4 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.82%) EDI
4 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.28%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.46%) Bitcoin
4 3 (2.46%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.46%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.82%) Derivative
6 1 (0.82%) FMCG
6 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.82%) PMI
6 1 (0.82%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.82%) User Experience
6 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) Linux
2 1 (0.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.25%) Business Analysis
2 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (8.20%) Migration
3 10 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.38%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (6.56%) Change Management
5 8 (6.56%) Project Management
5 8 (6.56%) Scrum
6 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.74%) Requirements Engineering
6 7 (5.74%) User Stories
7 6 (4.92%) Integration Testing
7 6 (4.92%) ITIL
7 6 (4.92%) Waterfall
8 5 (4.10%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.10%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.10%) SDLC
9 4 (3.28%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.38%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) C#
2 1 (0.82%) Java
2 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.46%) ISEB
3 2 (1.64%) Degree
3 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.82%) PMP
4 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) GxP
2 1 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.82%) FATCA
2 1 (0.82%) MiFID
2 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
1 8 (6.56%) SAP
2 7 (5.74%) Oracle
3 5 (4.10%) Remedy
4 3 (2.46%) Casewise
4 3 (2.46%) hybris
4 3 (2.46%) Informatica
4 3 (2.46%) Murex
4 3 (2.46%) TIBCO
4 3 (2.46%) Wall Street Systems
4 3 (2.46%) webMethods
5 2 (1.64%) ESRI
6 1 (0.82%) Calypso
6 1 (0.82%) HP
6 1 (0.82%) PeopleSoft
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