The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 11 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.42% 2.62% 7.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.85% 2.84% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 15
Median daily rate £455 £295 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.34% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £295 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £343 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
Business Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 211 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 95.65% 92.14% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 152 184
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £264 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Slough region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Slough region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Use Case
3 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) MS Project
5 6 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Time Management
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) UML
6 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Marketing
9 2 (8.33%) Network Planning
9 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (8.33%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (8.33%) Waterfall

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (4.17%) HFM
2 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Local Government
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Use Case
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
4 6 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Time Management
5 5 (20.83%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Network Planning
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.17%) Master Data Management
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CBAP
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.17%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (4.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) BMC
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Huawei
2 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.17%) Tellabs
2 1 (4.17%) Virgin Media