Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 61 69
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -17
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 46 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.23% 1.67% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 2.03% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 33
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £468 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.21% +24.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £269 £375 £306
90th Percentile £538 £638 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £39.25 £24.32
% change year-on-year -31.21% +61.42% -27.96%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1192 935 1249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.71% 81.95% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 442 745
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +6.21%
10th Percentile £221 £213 £259
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 96 82
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +111.27% -35.45%
10th Percentile £11.80 £13.63 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £51.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cambridge -6 16 £425 -8.60% 2
Peterborough +1 15 £307 - 3
Huntingdon 0 2 - -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Finance
3 15 (32.61%) Scrum
4 14 (30.43%) Retail
4 14 (30.43%) User Stories
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
6 9 (19.57%) SDLC
7 8 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
8 7 (15.22%) ATDD
8 7 (15.22%) Confluence
8 7 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (15.22%) BDD
8 7 (15.22%) Java
8 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Selenium
8 7 (15.22%) Atlassian
8 7 (15.22%) TeamCity
8 7 (15.22%) RESTful
8 7 (15.22%) Spring
8 7 (15.22%) JIRA
8 7 (15.22%) QA
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
9 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.87%) Resource Allocation
10 5 (10.87%) Change Control
10 5 (10.87%) Migration

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (15.22%) Confluence
1 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
1 7 (15.22%) Selenium
1 7 (15.22%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 4 (8.70%) Gradle
3 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) JBehave
3 3 (6.52%) JMeter
3 3 (6.52%) JUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Maven
3 3 (6.52%) NUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Robot Framework
3 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.17%) ERwin
4 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Retail
3 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.87%) Marketing
5 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Analyst
2 31 (67.39%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Author
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Author
7 2 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) RESTful
1 7 (15.22%) Spring
2 5 (10.87%) Web Services
3 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.70%) Velocity
4 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) iSeries
3 2 (4.35%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Scrum
3 14 (30.43%) User Stories
4 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.57%) SDLC
6 8 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
7 7 (15.22%) ATDD
7 7 (15.22%) BDD
7 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (13.04%) Change Management
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.87%) Change Control
9 5 (10.87%) Migration
9 5 (10.87%) Resource Allocation
10 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
10 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) CBAP
1 3 (6.52%) IIBA
1 3 (6.52%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) GDPR
2 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) BMC
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Remedy
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Talend
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter