Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 18 August 2019 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 23 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 33 39 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.14% 5.60% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 6.55% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 7
Cambridge median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -1.45%
10th Percentile £375 £385 £335
90th Percentile £625 £536 £478
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £460 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +2.22% +20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 715 595 530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 89.60% 85.49% 83.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 341 273
Cambridge median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -12.12%
10th Percentile £225 £281 £200
90th Percentile £613 £588 £510
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 42 82
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.75 £47.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -47.76% -10.67%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 12 (36.36%) Business Process Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) Change Management
3 9 (27.27%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Identification
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (21.21%) Requirements Management
6 6 (18.18%) Retail
6 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.18%) Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) Machine Learning
7 5 (15.15%) Office 365
7 5 (15.15%) Deep Learning
7 5 (15.15%) Docker
7 5 (15.15%) Flask
7 5 (15.15%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
7 5 (15.15%) Pandas
7 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
7 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (15.15%) R
7 5 (15.15%) Jupyter
7 5 (15.15%) Data Science
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Statistics

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (15.15%) Jupyter
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 3 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 3 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Analyst
2 23 (69.70%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Data Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Data Scientist
5 4 (12.12%) Finance Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Business Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) ERP Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) HR Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) HR Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Flask
1 5 (15.15%) Pandas
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.09%) FMCG
3 3 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Business Process Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Change Management
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 7 (21.21%) Requirements Management
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Identification
6 6 (18.18%) Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) Community of Practice
7 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (15.15%) Data Science
7 5 (15.15%) Deep Learning
7 5 (15.15%) Machine Learning
7 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
7 5 (15.15%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Operations Research
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Statistics
8 4 (12.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Python
1 5 (15.15%) R
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) GxP
2 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.03%) Workday