The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 20 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.03% 5.46% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 5.86% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
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£350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £312 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -16.66%
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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 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
282 222 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 89.52% 93.28% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 121 107
Average daily rate £375 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 22
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

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 19 December 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 22 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 14 (31.82%) Finance
5 13 (29.55%) Scrum
5 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (29.55%) ITIL
6 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (18.18%) Advertising
7 8 (18.18%) Degree
8 7 (15.91%) Marketing
8 7 (15.91%) Analytics
8 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.91%) Service Management
9 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (13.64%) Remedy
9 6 (13.64%) SAP
10 5 (11.36%) Web Services
10 5 (11.36%) HTML
10 5 (11.36%) Java
10 5 (11.36%) SQL
10 5 (11.36%) SOA
10 5 (11.36%) HTTP
10 5 (11.36%) DTV
10 5 (11.36%) ACCA
10 5 (11.36%) BMC
10 5 (11.36%) ISEB
10 5 (11.36%) CIMA
10 5 (11.36%) SAP Oil and Gas

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (2.27%) CMS
1 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (11.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
1 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) QlikView
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) Xcelsius
3 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
General
1 22 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (31.82%) Finance
3 8 (18.18%) Advertising
4 7 (15.91%) Marketing
5 5 (11.36%) Electronics
5 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
6 3 (6.82%) Banking
6 3 (6.82%) Retail
7 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
7 2 (4.55%) Billing
7 2 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Web Services
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) DTV
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
2 5 (11.36%) Web 2.0
2 5 (11.36%) CMDB
3 2 (4.55%) Home Automation
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 13 (29.55%) Scrum
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) ITIL
4 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.91%) Analytics
5 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.91%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) SOA
6 5 (11.36%) Web Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) TDD
6 5 (11.36%) Pair Programming
6 5 (11.36%) ITSM
6 5 (11.36%) SEO
6 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.36%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (11.36%) User Stories
6 5 (11.36%) BDD
6 5 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Java
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
1 5 (11.36%) Groovy
1 5 (11.36%) Scala
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (11.36%) ACCA
3 5 (11.36%) ISEB
3 5 (11.36%) CIMA
4 1 (2.27%) CBAP
4 1 (2.27%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Remedy
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 5 (11.36%) BMC
3 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) hybris
4 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
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