The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 43 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 5 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.09% 3.28% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 4.78% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate
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£394 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £363 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.75% -33.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
309 272 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 67.61% 68.69% 58.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 124 122
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 70
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £31.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
Cambridgeshire

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
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 24 July 2014, 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 8 (44.44%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Logistics
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) SaaS
5 3 (16.67%) Information Management
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (16.67%) DSDM
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (11.11%) Cognos
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) LAMP
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) Open Source
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.56%) Computer Science

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) SAP Logistics Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
6 2 (11.11%) Graduate
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Logistics
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Information Management
3 3 (16.67%) DSDM
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
2 2 (11.11%) Business Objects