The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 23 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.50% 4.29% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 4.43% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 5
Average daily rate £401 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £334 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+45.83% +7.14%
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
563 700 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.74% 96.95% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 395 239
Average daily rate £400 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £172 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 54
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.94 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.05% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 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 -6 9 £350 -4.76% 3
Peterborough +7 8 £375 -18.25% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £403 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 31 (57.41%) Business Analysis
2 25 (46.30%) Project Management
3 16 (29.63%) Finance
4 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.93%) SAP
4 14 (25.93%) ITIL
5 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
6 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.67%) Use Case
7 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (14.81%) Scrum
8 7 (12.96%) Degree
8 7 (12.96%) JIRA
9 6 (11.11%) Document Management
9 6 (11.11%) Cognos
9 6 (11.11%) ERP
9 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.11%) ISEB
10 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.26%) BPR
10 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
10 5 (9.26%) Retail
10 5 (9.26%) Data Management
10 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
10 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (9.26%) Time Management
11 4 (7.41%) Workflow Analysis
11 4 (7.41%) BPMN
11 4 (7.41%) Banking
11 4 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) PMI
4 3 (5.56%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Business Analysis
2 25 (46.30%) Project Management
3 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) ITIL
4 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) Use Case
6 8 (14.81%) Scrum
7 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.11%) Document Management
7 6 (11.11%) ERP
8 5 (9.26%) BPR
8 5 (9.26%) Data Management
8 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (9.26%) Time Management
9 4 (7.41%) BPMN
9 4 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) ISEB
3 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.70%) CBAP
4 2 (3.70%) IIBA
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) SAP
2 6 (11.11%) Cognos
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.41%) LANDesk
5 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 2 (3.70%) Tableau
7 1 (1.85%) ATG
7 1 (1.85%) Facebook
7 1 (1.85%) hybris
7 1 (1.85%) Sage
7 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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Vivid Resourcing
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