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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 38 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 29 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.02% 4.67% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 5.18% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 15
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
679 541 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.17% 90.17% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 246 369
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 76 95
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -22 11 £388 -1.58% 3
Cambridge 0 8 £365 -8.75% 3
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 18 (29.03%) Retail
3 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
4 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 11 (17.74%) Migration
5 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.74%) Data Migration
6 9 (14.52%) Use Case
7 8 (12.90%) Change Management
8 7 (11.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (11.29%) SQL
9 6 (9.68%) Banking
10 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.06%) Process Management
10 5 (8.06%) ERP
10 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (8.06%) Change Control
10 5 (8.06%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.06%) Retail Banking
11 4 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (6.45%) User Stories
11 4 (6.45%) Data Reconciliation
11 4 (6.45%) SAP
11 4 (6.45%) .NET
11 4 (6.45%) ISEB
12 3 (4.84%) Workflow
12 3 (4.84%) C#

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.61%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.61%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 18 (29.03%) Retail
3 6 (9.68%) Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Front Office
5 2 (3.23%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) EPoS
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.61%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) UNIX
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
2 12 (19.35%) Project Management
2 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 11 (17.74%) Migration
3 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (17.74%) Data Migration
4 9 (14.52%) Use Case
5 8 (12.90%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.06%) Process Management
6 5 (8.06%) ERP
6 5 (8.06%) Change Control
6 5 (8.06%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) User Stories
7 4 (6.45%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (4.84%) Workflow
8 3 (4.84%) ETL
8 3 (4.84%) Logistics
9 2 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) C#
2 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C++
3 2 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
1 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (3.23%) Cognos
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) CA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago