Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 33 56
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 134 215 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.77% 5.52% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 5.97% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 155 134
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £280 £307
90th Percentile £502 £513 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.00 £60.00 £25.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +135.85% -25.17%
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £27.38 £29.50
% change year-on-year +2.28% -7.20% -13.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3385 3599 4256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 92.45% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 2232 2617
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £230 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 245 279
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.68 £53.25 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Hampshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Hampshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Hampshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Hampshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Hampshire 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
Basingstoke -33 21 £400 -5.88%
Winchester +16 13 £369 +18.00% 3
Hook +16 10 £372 +9.41%
Portsmouth -5 10 £475 +90.00%
Fareham -7 10 £300 -25.00%
Havant -1 9 £500 +14.29%
Southampton -27 8 £373 -6.88% 3
Fleet +11 5 £475 -5.00%
Andover +16 2 £423 +20.71%
Farnborough +3 2 £400 -8.57% 1
Petersfield - 2 £288 - 1
Eastleigh -8 1 £450 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 68 (50.75%) Business Analysis
2 45 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (21.64%) Finance
4 28 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (17.91%) Telecoms
6 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (14.93%) Business Process Modelling
8 19 (14.18%) ITIL
9 17 (12.69%) Translating Business Requirements
10 16 (11.94%) UML
10 16 (11.94%) ISEB
11 15 (11.19%) BPR
11 15 (11.19%) Waterfall
12 14 (10.45%) BPMN
12 14 (10.45%) Degree
13 13 (9.70%) Scrum
14 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (8.21%) Data Modelling
14 11 (8.21%) GDPR
15 10 (7.46%) Process Improvement
15 10 (7.46%) Financial Modelling
15 10 (7.46%) Lean Six Sigma
15 10 (7.46%) Six Sigma
15 10 (7.46%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (6.72%) Oracle
16 9 (6.72%) Requirements Management
16 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
16 9 (6.72%) User Stories
17 8 (5.97%) Acceptance Criteria
17 8 (5.97%) Marketing

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.75%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.75%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) MVNO
2 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.75%) LDAP
2 1 (0.75%) Network Security
2 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.48%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) JIRA
2 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) JMeter
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 29 (21.64%) Finance
2 24 (17.91%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.97%) Marketing
4 5 (3.73%) Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.24%) Retail
6 2 (1.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Local Government
7 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.22%) Frameworx
3 6 (4.48%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.99%) User Experience
5 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.75%) Life Science
5 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.75%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Unix
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.75%) Business Analysis
2 45 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (14.93%) Business Process Modelling
5 19 (14.18%) ITIL
6 17 (12.69%) Translating Business Requirements
7 16 (11.94%) UML
8 15 (11.19%) BPR
8 15 (11.19%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.45%) BPMN
10 13 (9.70%) Scrum
11 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (8.21%) Data Modelling
12 10 (7.46%) Financial Modelling
12 10 (7.46%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (7.46%) Lean Six Sigma
12 10 (7.46%) Process Improvement
12 10 (7.46%) Six Sigma
13 9 (6.72%) Requirements Management
13 9 (6.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.48%) Java
2 2 (1.49%) C#
2 2 (1.49%) SQL
3 1 (0.75%) C
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.94%) ISEB
2 14 (10.45%) Degree
3 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.49%) IIBA
5 2 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.75%) CCNA
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CISSP
6 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) GDPR
2 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.75%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (6.72%) Oracle
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.99%) Remedy
3 3 (2.24%) BMC
3 3 (2.24%) Netezza
3 3 (2.24%) Northgate
4 2 (1.49%) Pega
4 2 (1.49%) Siebel
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe
5 1 (0.75%) Ariba
5 1 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.75%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.75%) hybris
5 1 (0.75%) Lieberman
5 1 (0.75%) Motorola
5 1 (0.75%) OpenText
5 1 (0.75%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) Tableau
5 1 (0.75%) Thycotic