Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 23 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.75% 1.43% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 1.70% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 14
Cambridge median daily rate £450 £385 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +0.98% +1.67%
10th Percentile £397 £316 £313
90th Percentile £488 £438 £596
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +9.22%
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 517 528 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 84.34% 83.94% 84.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 269 408
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £280 £190 £269
90th Percentile £575 £513 £538
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 87 46
Cambridge median hourly rate £35.63 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £10.97 £12.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £50.45 £47.60 £50.63
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year -36.36% -26.17% +101.35%

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 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
2 6 (26.09%) User Stories
3 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) User Experience
4 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (13.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Confluence
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) BPMN
6 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.70%) SaaS
6 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office

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 3 (13.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Business Analyst
2 16 (69.57%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) PMO Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Process Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Product Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Functional Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Process Mapping Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Product Owner
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) User Stories
3 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) BPMN
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CAPM
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) HubSpot
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow