The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 43 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 26 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.78% 2.38% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 3.43% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 16
Average daily rate
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£475 £438 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £328 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £492 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.33 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.50% +60.64%
Business Analysis
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
672 612 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 71.87% 69.23% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 281 292
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -40.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.15 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.03 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 10 (21.74%) Project Management
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Scrum
2 9 (19.57%) Web Development
3 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.22%) Finance
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.87%) Degree
6 5 (10.87%) BDD
6 5 (10.87%) User Stories
6 5 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
7 4 (8.70%) SaaS
7 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Network Management
8 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
8 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
8 3 (6.52%) GIS
8 3 (6.52%) Smallworld
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Logistics

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) Smallworld
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.17%) ActiveReports
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Analyst
2 33 (71.74%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Process Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.52%) GIS
4 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Project Management
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Web Development
2 9 (19.57%) Scrum
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.04%) Migration
4 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.87%) TDD
5 5 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) BDD
5 5 (10.87%) User Stories
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Logistics
7 3 (6.52%) Network Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 2 (4.35%) Risk Analytics
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C#
1 1 (2.17%) C++
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ACCA
3 2 (4.35%) CIMA
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.17%) Eloqua
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