The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Business Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Analytics
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 122 133
Rank change year-on-year +27 +11  
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.20% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.25% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £415 £440
% change year-on-year +20.48% -5.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

Business Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1996 2209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.32% 80.32% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1032 1155
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Business Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in Berkshire

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analytics in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in Berkshire

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analytics in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analytics in Berkshire

Business Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analytics in Berkshire

Business Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 1 - -
Slough - 1 £300 -
Business Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Life Science
3 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Mason
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Global Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Analytics

Business Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
1 1 (20.00%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Global Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Management
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com