Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 58 44
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 24 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.75% 2.30% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.70% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 34
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £378 £312 £330
90th Percentile £566 £525 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £19.64 - £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 510 890 925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 89.16% 85.17% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 507 441
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £290 £253 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £575
East of England median daily rate £445 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -1.11% +2.86% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 95 87
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.89% -37.70%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.29
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.50
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +17.14% - -46.97%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +11 7 £450 +2.86% 1
Peterborough - 1 £392 -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Life Science
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (20.00%) SaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design

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 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Project Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) ITGC
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow