The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 44 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 21 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.86% 2.15% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 2.87% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £30.89
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.35%
Business Analysis
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
541 523 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.71% 75.04% 60.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 254 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 55 33
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 15 £375 -11.76% 2
Peterborough +7 4 £350 -36.36%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 21 (35.59%) Project Management
2 20 (33.90%) Finance
3 19 (32.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (30.51%) Retail
5 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (20.34%) Scrum
8 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.25%) ITIL
9 9 (15.25%) Information Management
9 9 (15.25%) Logistics
10 8 (13.56%) CRM
10 8 (13.56%) ISEB
11 7 (11.86%) ISO 9001
11 7 (11.86%) SQL
12 6 (10.17%) RAD
13 5 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
13 5 (8.47%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (8.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
13 5 (8.47%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (8.47%) Business Objects
13 5 (8.47%) MS Office
13 5 (8.47%) ETL
13 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
14 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (6.78%) MCSE
14 4 (6.78%) IIBA
14 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
14 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) LAN
1 2 (3.39%) WAN
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (8.47%) BusinessObjects XI
1 5 (8.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) FileMaker
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Electronics
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Analyst
2 37 (62.71%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Consultant
4 6 (10.17%) Head of IT
5 5 (8.47%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Data Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Master Data Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Master Data Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Head of Development
7 3 (5.08%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) Database Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Remedy Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Remedy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
1 2 (3.39%) XML
1 2 (3.39%) LAMP
2 1 (1.69%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.39%) Open Source
2 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Project Management
2 19 (32.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.25%) ITIL
6 9 (15.25%) Information Management
6 9 (15.25%) Logistics
7 8 (13.56%) CRM
8 6 (10.17%) RAD
9 5 (8.47%) ETL
10 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.08%) Change Management
11 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.08%) Content Management
11 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.08%) Migration
12 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
12 2 (3.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C
3 2 (3.39%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.69%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) ISEB
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) IIBA
2 4 (6.78%) MCSE
3 3 (5.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
2 1 (1.69%) XenServer
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.08%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Citrix
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) BMC
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Remedy
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Brocade