The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 38 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.45% 5.42% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 5.69% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 17
Median daily rate £406 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £464 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
497 809 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.77% 95.29% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 452 429
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £228 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £538 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 59 83
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.77 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -35.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £37.80
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 11 £450 +38.46% 2
Peterborough 0 1 £300 -35.13% 2
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (62.96%) Business Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) SAP
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) BPR
4 5 (18.52%) Use Case
4 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) User Stories
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) ISEB
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) BPMN
7 2 (7.41%) Office 365
7 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) IIBA
7 2 (7.41%) CBAP
7 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
7 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Management Information System

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) NFC
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Contactless
3 1 (3.70%) EMV
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Informatics
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Business Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) BPR
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Use Case
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) User Stories
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) BPMN
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
6 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) CBAP
2 2 (7.41%) IIBA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago