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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 14 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 111 46 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.53% 4.36% 6.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.31% 4.72% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 31 33
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
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 £34.00 £27.50 £28.32
% change year-on-year
+23.61% -2.87%
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
1077 975 928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.45% 92.50% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 483 432
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 76 81
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.27 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.50 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £40.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
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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 +22 95 £375 +7.14% 10
High Wycombe -6 1 £438 +13.63% 2
Amersham - 1 - - 1
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - - 2
Marlow - - - - 2
Princes Risborough - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 106 (48.40%) Finance
2 83 (37.90%) Business Analysis
3 49 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (17.35%) Banking
6 26 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (11.42%) Retail
8 24 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (10.50%) Scrum
9 23 (10.50%) Migration
10 22 (10.05%) Project Management
10 22 (10.05%) Oracle
10 22 (10.05%) Use Case
11 21 (9.59%) BDD
12 20 (9.13%) MS Excel
13 19 (8.68%) SAP
14 18 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (7.31%) User Stories
15 16 (7.31%) Automotive
16 15 (6.85%) Microsoft
16 15 (6.85%) Web Development
17 14 (6.39%) PRINCE2
17 14 (6.39%) UML
17 14 (6.39%) OO
18 13 (5.94%) E-Commerce
18 13 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
19 12 (5.48%) Waterfall
20 11 (5.02%) ISEB
20 11 (5.02%) Validation
21 10 (4.57%) Telecoms

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.83%) CMS
3 3 (1.37%) IIS
4 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.91%) SAS
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.20%) MS Office
3 6 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.57%) Internet
2 5 (2.28%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.65%) SAP BW
4 6 (2.74%) MS Access
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.83%) SAP BI
5 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.37%) PowerCenter
6 3 (1.37%) DB2
6 3 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Rational Rose
1 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 106 (48.40%) Finance
2 38 (17.35%) Banking
3 25 (11.42%) Retail
4 16 (7.31%) Automotive
5 10 (4.57%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.65%) Marketing
6 8 (3.65%) Spanish Language
7 6 (2.74%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.28%) Back Office
9 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.37%) Legal
11 2 (0.91%) Electronics
12 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.46%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.28%) .NET
2 3 (1.37%) SOAP
2 3 (1.37%) XML
2 3 (1.37%) JSON
2 3 (1.37%) RESTful
2 3 (1.37%) HTML
3 2 (0.91%) J2EE
4 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.46%) CSS
4 1 (0.46%) XSL
4 1 (0.46%) XHTML
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.46%) Middleware
4 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.46%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.28%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.37%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.37%) AS400
4 3 (1.37%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.91%) Statistics
5 2 (0.91%) EPoS
5 2 (0.91%) DTV
5 2 (0.91%) Social Media
5 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.91%) User Experience
6 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.46%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.28%) Windows
1 5 (2.28%) Windows 7
2 3 (1.37%) UNIX
3 2 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (37.90%) Business Analysis
2 49 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (10.50%) Scrum
5 23 (10.50%) Migration
6 22 (10.05%) Project Management
6 22 (10.05%) Use Case
7 21 (9.59%) BDD
8 16 (7.31%) User Stories
9 15 (6.85%) Web Development
10 14 (6.39%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.39%) UML
10 14 (6.39%) OO
11 13 (5.94%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (5.48%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.02%) Validation
14 10 (4.57%) Data Modelling
15 9 (4.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.20%) SQL
2 3 (1.37%) C
3 2 (0.91%) Java
3 2 (0.91%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.91%) VBA
4 1 (0.46%) VB
4 1 (0.46%) C#
4 1 (0.46%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (5.02%) ISEB
2 6 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.83%) Degree
3 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.28%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.46%) Basel II
3 1 (0.46%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (10.05%) Oracle
2 19 (8.68%) SAP
3 15 (6.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.74%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.37%) Cognos
5 3 (1.37%) HP
5 3 (1.37%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.91%) Cramer
6 2 (0.91%) StreamServe
6 2 (0.91%) IBM
6 2 (0.91%) Informatica
7 1 (0.46%) Lotus
7 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.46%) Remedy
7 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.46%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.46%) CA
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