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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 33 37 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 39 57 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.58% 4.57% 8.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 4.80% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 86
Median daily rate £378 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £245 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.97 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+77.12% -23.61%
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
782 1188 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 91.89% 95.27% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 545 638
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 67 112
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £28.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +4 31 £379 +5.13%
High Wycombe +6 3 £275 -7.56%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 40 (38.10%) Business Analysis
2 33 (31.43%) Banking
3 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (24.76%) Finance
5 20 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (18.10%) Migration
7 18 (17.14%) Project Management
8 15 (14.29%) Retail
8 15 (14.29%) User Stories
9 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (11.43%) Waterfall
10 12 (11.43%) Scrum
11 11 (10.48%) Data Migration
12 10 (9.52%) Data Analysis
12 10 (9.52%) PRINCE2
13 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (7.62%) ISEB
14 8 (7.62%) CRM
14 8 (7.62%) Change Management
15 7 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
15 7 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (5.71%) Marketing
16 6 (5.71%) SDLC
16 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
16 6 (5.71%) UML
16 6 (5.71%) SAP
17 5 (4.76%) C
17 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
17 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce

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 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) CMS
3 2 (1.90%) Documentum
3 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.95%) MS Project
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) BGP
1 2 (1.90%) MPLS
2 1 (0.95%) Broadband
2 1 (0.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) Multicast
2 1 (0.95%) OSPF
2 1 (0.95%) VoIP
2 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.95%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 33 (31.43%) Banking
2 26 (24.76%) Finance
3 15 (14.29%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.71%) Marketing
5 5 (4.76%) Legal
5 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.81%) Electronics
7 2 (1.90%) Automotive
7 2 (1.90%) Games
7 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.95%) German Language
8 1 (0.95%) Local Government
8 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) XML
2 2 (1.90%) CSS
2 2 (1.90%) HTML
2 2 (1.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Credit Risk
2 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.81%) User Experience
4 3 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.90%) iPad
6 1 (0.95%) BBC
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.95%) EPoS
6 1 (0.95%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (0.95%) RIA
6 1 (0.95%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.10%) Business Analysis
2 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (18.10%) Migration
5 18 (17.14%) Project Management
6 15 (14.29%) User Stories
7 12 (11.43%) Scrum
7 12 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 11 (10.48%) Data Migration
9 10 (9.52%) Data Analysis
9 10 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (7.62%) Change Management
11 8 (7.62%) CRM
12 7 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.71%) SDLC
13 6 (5.71%) UML
14 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.76%) C
2 4 (3.81%) SQL
3 2 (1.90%) Java
4 1 (0.95%) C#
4 1 (0.95%) COBOL
4 1 (0.95%) PHP
4 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) ISEB
2 4 (3.81%) Degree
3 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) FATCA
2 1 (0.95%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (5.71%) SAP
2 4 (3.81%) IBM
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.90%) hybris
4 2 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.95%) ATG
5 1 (0.95%) Avaya
5 1 (0.95%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) HP
5 1 (0.95%) Huawei
5 1 (0.95%) Informatica
5 1 (0.95%) Remedy
5 1 (0.95%) Verint