The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 40 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 28 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.22% 3.05% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 3.33% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 10
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£440 £325 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £278 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £413 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.40 £28.32
% change year-on-year
+24.06% -3.23%
Business Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
788 930 1205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.68% 91.45% 87.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 449 378
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 34 28
Average hourly rate £17.07 £13.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.83% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.09 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £50.00 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
2 14 (25.45%) Finance
3 10 (18.18%) ISEB
4 6 (10.91%) Change Management
4 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) Windows
6 4 (7.27%) Degree
7 3 (5.45%) Billing
7 3 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
7 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
7 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.64%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 2 (3.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (3.64%) MS Office
8 2 (3.64%) UML
8 2 (3.64%) Validation
8 2 (3.64%) Banking

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) MSI
1 1 (1.82%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.45%) Billing
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) French Language
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
5 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
2 6 (10.91%) Change Management
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.09%) Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (5.45%) CRM
4 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.64%) Identity Management
5 2 (3.64%) UML
5 2 (3.64%) Validation
5 2 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) BPMN
5 2 (3.64%) SIEM
5 2 (3.64%) User Stories
5 2 (3.64%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Analytics
6 1 (1.82%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) ISEB
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (3.64%) HP
2 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Casewise
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
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