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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 35 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 43 62 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.63% 6.26% 6.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 6.57% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 57
Median daily rate £360 £353 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
860 944 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.67% 95.26% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 487 570
Median daily rate £395 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 45
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £24.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -3 30 £373 -0.66% 5
High Wycombe +4 5 £338 +13.44% 1
Aylesbury - 4 £400 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 39 (46.43%) Business Analysis
2 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (22.62%) Finance
5 12 (14.29%) Project Management
5 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (11.90%) Banking
7 10 (11.90%) Retail
7 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.90%) User Stories
8 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.52%) CRM
10 7 (8.33%) MS Office
10 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.33%) ISEB
10 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
10 7 (8.33%) Scrum
10 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
10 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (8.33%) SDLC
11 6 (7.14%) User Experience
11 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (7.14%) Degree
11 6 (7.14%) Migration
11 6 (7.14%) UML
12 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.95%) Workflow

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 3 (3.57%) CMS
1 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.33%) MS Office
2 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.38%) Maximo
2 1 (1.19%) Magento
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) SMS
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
2 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.57%) Automotive
4 3 (3.57%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) German Language
6 1 (1.19%) Military
6 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) WSDL
2 1 (1.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.14%) User Experience
4 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) iPad
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) FMCG
6 1 (1.19%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.43%) Business Analysis
2 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.29%) Project Management
5 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.90%) User Stories
7 9 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.52%) CRM
9 7 (8.33%) Scrum
9 7 (8.33%) SDLC
10 6 (7.14%) Migration
10 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (7.14%) UML
11 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.95%) Change Management
11 5 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (5.95%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (5.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) C
2 1 (1.19%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) ISEB
1 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.19%) ACCA
4 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.19%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.19%) CIMA
4 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) EFQM
2 1 (1.19%) FATCA
2 1 (1.19%) IFRS
2 1 (1.19%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.19%) MiFID
2 1 (1.19%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.38%) hybris
2 2 (2.38%) SAP
2 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.19%) ATG
3 1 (1.19%) Avaya
3 1 (1.19%) HP
3 1 (1.19%) IFS
3 1 (1.19%) Remedy
3 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.19%) Verint
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