The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 35 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 13 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.39% 1.64% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.11% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.49% +21.30%
Business Analysis
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 284 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.15% 77.81% 61.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 174 107
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.24 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridge region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridge region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Project Management
4 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) Retail
7 6 (26.09%) RAD
7 6 (26.09%) ISEB
8 5 (21.74%) CRM
8 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (21.74%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (17.39%) IIBA
10 3 (13.04%) Content Management
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Legal
10 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.04%) SAP
11 2 (8.70%) XML
11 2 (8.70%) Windows
11 2 (8.70%) Java
11 2 (8.70%) SQL
11 2 (8.70%) .NET
11 2 (8.70%) Oracle
11 2 (8.70%) MCSE
11 2 (8.70%) DSDM
11 2 (8.70%) Python
11 2 (8.70%) Citrix
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (8.70%) FileMaker
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
4 2 (8.70%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Finance
5 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Database Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Database Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Database Analyst Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Internet of Things
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Project Management
4 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) RAD
8 5 (21.74%) CRM
9 3 (13.04%) Content Management
10 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (8.70%) Open Source
10 2 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
10 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 2 (8.70%) DSDM
10 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
2 1 (4.35%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) IIBA
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) BMC
2 2 (8.70%) Remedy
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com