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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 16 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.59% 2.52% 9.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.11% 2.84% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 17
Median daily rate £438 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.37% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £294 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.83 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -12.46%
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
148 211 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 93.67% 88.66% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 148 144
Median daily rate £360 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.00 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 17 (53.13%) Use Case
2 15 (46.88%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) UML
4 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
4 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (31.25%) CRM
6 9 (28.13%) Java
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) .NET
6 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 8 (25.00%) Time Management
7 8 (25.00%) MS Project
7 8 (25.00%) HTML
7 8 (25.00%) XML
7 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) ITSM
9 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 4 (12.50%) Marketing
10 4 (12.50%) CMDB
10 4 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (12.50%) BMC
10 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (12.50%) Remedy
10 4 (12.50%) Change Management
10 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.38%) Migration
11 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity

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 8 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (9.38%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) CMDB
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Use Case
2 12 (37.50%) UML
3 10 (31.25%) CRM
4 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) Time Management
6 6 (18.75%) ITSM
7 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) Change Management
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
9 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
10 2 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.13%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (3.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) BMC
1 4 (12.50%) Remedy
1 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.25%) Marketo
3 2 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 2 (6.25%) Siebel
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Huawei
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Tellabs
4 1 (3.13%) Virgin Media