Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 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 Analysis
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 44 43
Rank change year-on-year -50 -1 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 42 73 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.79% 4.19% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 4.98% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 65
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £295 £326 £303
90th Percentile £475 £475 £463
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £43.69 £33.00
% change year-on-year -47.35% +32.39% -40.00%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1918 1467 2139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.69% 84.17% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 805 1127
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +8.15% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £235 £237
90th Percentile £538 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -52 27 £400 -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Project Management
3 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (21.43%) Finance
5 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 7 (16.67%) PMO
7 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (14.29%) Banking
8 5 (11.90%) MS Project Server
8 5 (11.90%) Use Case
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Office 365
8 5 (11.90%) P3O
9 4 (9.52%) Scrum
10 3 (7.14%) Marketing
10 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.14%) NAS
10 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.14%) Advertising
10 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) ITIL
10 3 (7.14%) Windows
10 3 (7.14%) UML
10 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) CICS
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (2.38%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) NAS
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Analyst
2 32 (76.19%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Digital Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Digital Business Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Web Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Server Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Business Requirements Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Web Analytics Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Web Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) IVR
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Project Management
3 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
4 5 (11.90%) Use Case
4 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.14%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) User Stories
6 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (4.76%) Coaching
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) COBOL
1 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.38%) JCL
1 1 (2.38%) Scala
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) PMO
2 5 (11.90%) P3O
3 2 (4.76%) GDPR
4 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.38%) FATCA
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Northgate
4 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow