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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 55 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 13 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.78% 1.71% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.20% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Median daily rate £450 £376 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.68% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £272 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £570 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £379 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.64% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £44.38 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.76% +8.23%

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
594 773 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 81.26% 77.77% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 446 362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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
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 20 February 2017, 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 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 8 (36.36%) CRM
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (36.36%) Marketing
1 8 (36.36%) Analytics
2 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Data Architecture
2 7 (31.82%) PLM
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
3 6 (27.27%) IBM
3 6 (27.27%) Internet
3 6 (27.27%) HP
3 6 (27.27%) MBA
3 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 6 (27.27%) Google
3 6 (27.27%) Economics
3 6 (27.27%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (27.27%) Business Development
3 6 (27.27%) Mandarin Language
3 6 (27.27%) Spanish Language
3 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) Case Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Test Management
4 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) OLAP
1 1 (4.55%) Power BI
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Marketing
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Mandarin Language
3 6 (27.27%) Spanish Language
4 2 (9.09%) Billing
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Business Manager
4 6 (27.27%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Business Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Development Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.55%) Development Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) EPoS Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Apache CXF
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (36.36%) Analytics
1 8 (36.36%) CRM
2 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
2 7 (31.82%) Data Architecture
2 7 (31.82%) PLM
3 6 (27.27%) Business Development
3 6 (27.27%) Case Management
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
3 6 (27.27%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (27.27%) Economics
3 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Test Management
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) MBA
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Google
1 6 (27.27%) HP
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Saba
2 1 (4.55%) Workday
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