Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 49 46
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 37 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.93% 2.17% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 2.55% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 10
Cambridge median daily rate £474 £423 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.13% -9.14% +28.28%
10th Percentile £381 £273 £369
90th Percentile £589 £571 £638
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £471 £362 £468
% change year-on-year +30.36% -22.67% +24.67%
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 653 588 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 86.95% 84.97% 84.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 328 268
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £285 £218 £259
90th Percentile £588 £566 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 78 54
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £38.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +5.54% -0.65%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.09 £14.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.88 £58.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £22.75 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% +4.00% +111.27%

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 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Finance
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Project Management
4 9 (24.32%) User Stories
5 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (18.92%) Degree
5 7 (18.92%) JIRA
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (16.22%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Workshop Facilitation
7 5 (13.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 5 (13.51%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.51%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.81%) Confluence
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
8 4 (10.81%) Life Science
8 4 (10.81%) PMO
8 4 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (8.11%) Business Process Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Acceptance Criteria

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 4 (10.81%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
1 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
1 20 (54.05%) Business Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Author
2 6 (16.22%) Technical Author
3 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) PMO Manager
4 2 (5.41%) PMO Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) ETL Developer
5 1 (2.70%) IT Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Process Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Process Mapping Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Life Science
2 4 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.70%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) LIMS
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Project Management
2 9 (24.32%) User Stories
3 6 (16.22%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (16.22%) Workshop Facilitation
4 5 (13.51%) Analytics
4 5 (13.51%) Change Management
4 5 (13.51%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.11%) Coaching
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.41%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) CAPM
3 1 (2.70%) CBAP
3 1 (2.70%) MBA
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.41%) Talend
4 1 (2.70%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.70%) SAP