The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 38 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 1.94% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.03% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 10
Median daily rate £369 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £373 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £418 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+19.69% +57.14%
Business Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 443 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.34% 95.47% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 315 264
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 24
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +60.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.02 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cambridge region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Use Case
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow
5 4 (19.05%) IIBA
5 4 (19.05%) CBAP
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) Cognos
7 2 (9.52%) CISSP
7 2 (9.52%) PMI
7 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) CISA
7 2 (9.52%) CISM
7 2 (9.52%) Process Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) NFC
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) PMI
3 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Contactless
4 1 (4.76%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) Use Case
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Document Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) ISMS
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) Process Management
7 2 (9.52%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CBAP
1 4 (19.05%) IIBA
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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