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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 53 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 25 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.45% 2.06% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.85% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 3
Median daily rate £381 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.67% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £365 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £523 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
789 701 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.35% 72.12% 76.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 376 402
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 14
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £18.55 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (41.46%) Waterfall
4 14 (34.15%) Business Process Mapping
5 12 (29.27%) Data Protection
6 11 (26.83%) MS Visio
7 10 (24.39%) BPMN
7 10 (24.39%) User Stories
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) Finance
8 8 (19.51%) Project Management
9 6 (14.63%) ISEB
9 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
10 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
11 4 (9.76%) Retail
11 4 (9.76%) SDLC
11 4 (9.76%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (7.32%) Hyperion Planning
12 3 (7.32%) Information Assurance
12 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
12 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
12 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (7.32%) CMDB
12 3 (7.32%) HFM
12 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (7.32%) Web Development
12 3 (7.32%) Legal

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) HFM
1 3 (7.32%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.44%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Analyst
2 32 (78.05%) Business Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Business Systems Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Project Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Hyperion Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Project Officer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) CMDB
2 3 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (41.46%) Waterfall
4 14 (34.15%) Business Process Mapping
5 12 (29.27%) Data Protection
6 10 (24.39%) BPMN
6 10 (24.39%) User Stories
7 8 (19.51%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (9.76%) SDLC
9 3 (7.32%) Change Management
9 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.32%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.32%) Scrum
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (7.32%) Web Development
10 2 (4.88%) BPR
10 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.88%) Service Management
10 2 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) ISEB
2 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) ACCA
3 3 (7.32%) CIMA
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Hyperion
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.44%) Informatica
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy
2 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.44%) SAP