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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 30 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 43 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.46% 6.21% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.81% 6.65% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 32
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£413 £390 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £15.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.25% -52.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -16.66%
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
740 541 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 93.28% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 240 361
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 70 103
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £45.00 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -1 16 £368 -5.76%
Peterborough -11 14 £500 +25.00% 6
St Neots - - - -
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (47.95%) Business Analysis
2 20 (27.40%) Finance
3 17 (23.29%) SAP
4 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (17.81%) SQL
7 11 (15.07%) Oracle
7 11 (15.07%) Business Objects
7 11 (15.07%) ITIL
8 10 (13.70%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (13.70%) ETL
8 10 (13.70%) ISO 9001
8 10 (13.70%) ISEB
8 10 (13.70%) Project Management
8 10 (13.70%) Retail
8 10 (13.70%) BusinessObjects XI
8 10 (13.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 9 (12.33%) ERP
10 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.96%) SaaS
11 7 (9.59%) Requirements Engineering
11 7 (9.59%) Use Case
11 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
11 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.22%) Migration
12 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
13 5 (6.85%) Information Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) CMS
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.74%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.37%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.37%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) Crystal Reports
1 10 (13.70%) BusinessObjects XI
1 10 (13.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) DataStage
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.37%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Retail
3 4 (5.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.48%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Front Office
4 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) French Language
4 1 (1.37%) German Language
4 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) XML
1 1 (1.37%) XML Messaging
1 1 (1.37%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) FMCG
2 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Business Analysis
2 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.07%) ITIL
4 10 (13.70%) ETL
4 10 (13.70%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) ERP
6 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.59%) Use Case
7 7 (9.59%) Requirements Engineering
8 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.22%) Migration
9 5 (6.85%) Scrum
9 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.85%) BPR
9 5 (6.85%) Information Management
9 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.48%) User Stories
10 4 (5.48%) UML
11 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) C
3 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VB
4 1 (1.37%) VBA
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) ISEB
2 4 (5.48%) IIBA
3 1 (1.37%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) SAP
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
2 11 (15.07%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago