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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 11 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.02% 4.45% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 4.74% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 12
Median daily rate £360 £445 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.10% +22.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £423 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £445 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
130 232 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 97.74% 93.93% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 145 161
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £160 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £175.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Business Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Use Case
4 7 (29.17%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) ISEB
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) MS Project
7 3 (12.50%) SAP
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) Service Design
8 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Workday
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (8.33%) PMO
8 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) NetSuite
8 2 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Time Management
8 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management

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 3 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) NetSuite
1 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.17%) HFM
2 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HCM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GoToWebinar
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (4.17%) QlikView
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Business Analysis
2 8 (33.33%) Use Case
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Management
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Service Design
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) AAT
3 1 (4.17%) ACCA
3 1 (4.17%) CBAP
3 1 (4.17%) CIMA
3 1 (4.17%) IIBA
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) GAAP
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.33%) Workday
3 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.17%) Infor
3 1 (4.17%) Marketo
3 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.17%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) Tableau