Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 46 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +25
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 5 43 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.29% 3.63% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 4.17% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 31 39
Median daily rate £392 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.78% +8.24% +21.43%
10th Percentile £373 £375 £330
90th Percentile £522 £625 £500
East of England median daily rate £440 £450 £443
% change year-on-year -2.22% +1.69% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.50

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 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 345 1,031 951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 89.15% 87.00% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 577 489
Median daily rate £456 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £264 £242 £263
90th Percentile £650 £635 £578
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 101 89
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% - -46.97%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £46.25 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% - -32.69%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in Cambridgeshire.

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 10 August 2020. 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 +12 4 £465 +2.20%
Peterborough - 1 £392 - 1
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Balsamiq
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (40.00%) Epics
3 2 (40.00%) BPMN
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (20.00%) APMP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Story Points
4 1 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
4 1 (20.00%) ITGC
4 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Backlog Refinement
4 1 (20.00%) Product Backlog
4 1 (20.00%) Backlog Prioritisation
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Balsamiq
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) BPMN
3 2 (40.00%) Epics
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ITGC
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow