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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 43 34 46
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.86% 3.86% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 4.79% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 12
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £390
% change year-on-year +1.26% +1.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.48 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +3.83%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 424 501 527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 78.96% 80.55% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 298 268
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 57
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +78.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 10 £425 +21.42% 3
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Local Government
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration

Business Analysis
Top Related 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle