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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 25 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.63% 4.75% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 5.04% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 4
Median daily rate £456 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.38% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £305 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £405 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -12.93%
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
283 456 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.40% 94.21% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 279 255
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 53
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 30 September 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 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Use Case
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) BPMN
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) ISEB
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) IIBA
5 2 (11.11%) CBAP
5 2 (11.11%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) MODAF

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 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) NFC
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Contactless
2 1 (5.56%) EMV
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Informatics
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Use Case
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) BPMN
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CBAP
1 2 (11.11%) IIBA
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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