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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 35 27 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 21 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.49% 5.26% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 6.63% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 5
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.23% +14.51%
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
473 573 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.70% 79.25% 71.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 335 195
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 37
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 6 £350 -4.76% 7
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (52.27%) Project Management
2 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 12 (27.27%) ITIL
4 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.45%) SAP
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) CRM
6 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.18%) Migration
6 8 (18.18%) JIRA
6 8 (18.18%) Use Case
6 8 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 7 (15.91%) Marketing
7 7 (15.91%) Degree
7 7 (15.91%) NetSuite
7 7 (15.91%) Document Management
7 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (15.91%) SaaS
7 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
7 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
7 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (15.91%) COM
8 6 (13.64%) ISEB
8 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) Workflow Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) Time Management
9 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) Process Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Marketing
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Analyst
1 32 (72.73%) Business Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) CRM Specialist
2 7 (15.91%) Migration Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Project Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Data Migration Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) PMI
4 3 (6.82%) iPad
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Project Management
2 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) ITIL
3 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) CRM
6 8 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 8 (18.18%) Migration
6 8 (18.18%) Use Case
7 7 (15.91%) Document Management
8 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.36%) Process Management
8 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Time Management
8 5 (11.36%) Workflow
8 5 (11.36%) Workflow Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) ISEB
3 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) SAP
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) NetSuite
3 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (9.09%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.27%) ATG
6 1 (2.27%) Facebook
6 1 (2.27%) hybris
6 1 (2.27%) Sage
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter