Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 44 64
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 15 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.15% 2.44% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.95% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 15
Cambridge median daily rate £423 £465 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.14% +28.28% -7.94%
10th Percentile £273 £369 £306
90th Percentile £571 £638 £585
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £362 £468 £375
% change year-on-year -22.67% +24.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 584 509 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 83.67% 82.63% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 259 545
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £217 £247 £263
90th Percentile £569 £550 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 53 32
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £39.25 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.18% +0.96% +41.36%
10th Percentile £17.09 £14.63 £14.18
90th Percentile £52.88 £59.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +108.33% -34.55%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) User Stories
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) IIBA
4 3 (20.00%) CBAP
4 3 (20.00%) BPMN
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) ISEB
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) RPG
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) DB2
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science

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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) JBehave
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Robot Framework
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Author
3 2 (13.33%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Remediation Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Author
4 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Payments Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Illustrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) RESTful
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
1 2 (13.33%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) BPMN
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) ATDD
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CBAP
1 3 (20.00%) IIBA
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter