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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 52 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 23 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.26% 2.53% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.65% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 18
Average daily rate
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£388 £440 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% +41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £563 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.33 £31.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +65.78%
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
737 602 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.40% 69.12% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 311 366
Average daily rate £418 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 21
Average hourly rate £37.09 £19.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.21% -37.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 (20.00%) Project Management
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.00%) Scrum
3 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (16.00%) Finance
3 8 (16.00%) Web Development
3 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (14.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.00%) BDD
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) User Stories
6 5 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.00%) Degree
7 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (8.00%) SaaS
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) MS Office
7 4 (8.00%) Web Services
8 3 (6.00%) GIS
8 3 (6.00%) Smallworld
8 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (6.00%) SAP
8 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.00%) Data Migration

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.00%) Smallworld
2 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Analyst
2 36 (72.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.00%) IT Architect
8 1 (2.00%) SAP Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) EJB
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.00%) GIS
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.00%) FMCG
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Project Management
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Web Development
3 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.00%) Scrum
4 7 (14.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) BDD
5 6 (12.00%) User Stories
6 5 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.00%) Use Case
8 3 (6.00%) Logistics
8 3 (6.00%) Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) Network Management
8 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.00%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C#
1 1 (2.00%) C++
1 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) ACCA
4 2 (4.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Eloqua
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Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago