The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 34 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 36 41 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.42% 5.80% 6.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 6.12% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 33
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£381 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £336 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% +14.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+35.72% -16.27%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
759 670 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.13% 94.77% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 297 322
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 141
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -25.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Business Analyst
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -8 15 £419 +8.06% 5
Peterborough -3 9 £325 -23.52%
Huntingdon - 1 £500 - 1
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
3 11 (17.19%) Project Management
4 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.06%) SAP
4 9 (14.06%) Use Case
5 8 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 8 (12.50%) Retail
5 8 (12.50%) Information Management
5 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.50%) SQL
5 8 (12.50%) ERP
5 8 (12.50%) Migration
6 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (9.38%) User Stories
6 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
7 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (7.81%) ITIL
7 5 (7.81%) BPR
7 5 (7.81%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (7.81%) Web Development
8 4 (6.25%) MFGPRO
8 4 (6.25%) Logistics
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MFGPRO
2 3 (4.69%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.56%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.56%) Magento
4 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.69%) DataStage
2 3 (4.69%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.56%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.69%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.13%) Advertising
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) EDI
2 1 (1.56%) XML Messaging
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) UNIX
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
2 11 (17.19%) Project Management
3 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.06%) Use Case
4 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 8 (12.50%) Information Management
4 8 (12.50%) Migration
4 8 (12.50%) ERP
4 8 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.38%) User Stories
5 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Web Development
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.81%) BPR
6 5 (7.81%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
7 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.56%) Perl
3 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) SAP
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) QAD
6 1 (1.56%) CA
6 1 (1.56%) Cognos
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