Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 62 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 -19 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 39 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.05% 1.42% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 1.74% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 29
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £380 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £265 £239 £313
90th Percentile £525 £535 £578
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £47.00 £42.57
% change year-on-year -42.55% +10.40% +37.33%

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 1,109 863 1,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.84% 81.88% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 376 622
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £403
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 97 84
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £26.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.84% -28.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.50 £8.83
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £56.00
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +31.87%

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 2018. 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 -2 18 £388 -8.82% 7
Peterborough - 17 £336 - 2
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Scrum
3 17 (43.59%) Finance
4 14 (35.90%) Retail
4 14 (35.90%) User Stories
5 11 (28.21%) SDLC
6 9 (23.08%) Project Management
7 8 (20.51%) JIRA
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (17.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
8 7 (17.95%) Selenium
8 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
8 7 (17.95%) Spring
8 7 (17.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (17.95%) TeamCity
8 7 (17.95%) RESTful
8 7 (17.95%) Confluence
8 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.95%) BDD
8 7 (17.95%) ATDD
8 7 (17.95%) Java
8 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
9 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle
11 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
11 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
11 4 (10.26%) Software Testing

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 (17.95%) Confluence
1 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.56%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.56%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) JIRA
2 7 (17.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.95%) Selenium
2 7 (17.95%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
3 4 (10.26%) Gradle
4 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.69%) FitNesse
4 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) JBehave
4 3 (7.69%) JMeter
4 3 (7.69%) JUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Maven
4 3 (7.69%) NUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Robot Framework
4 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.56%) ERwin
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Business Analyst
2 21 (53.85%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum Master
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Author
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Author
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Documentation Author
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Remedy Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Remediation Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) RESTful
1 7 (17.95%) Spring
2 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.26%) Velocity
3 3 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Life Science
1 4 (10.26%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) iSeries
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Scrum
3 14 (35.90%) User Stories
4 11 (28.21%) SDLC
5 9 (23.08%) Project Management
6 8 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
6 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.95%) ATDD
7 7 (17.95%) BDD
7 7 (17.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.26%) BPMN
9 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Kanban
10 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 3 (7.69%) System Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) CBAP
1 3 (7.69%) IIBA
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) webMethods
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe
5 1 (2.56%) Informatica
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.56%) Talend