Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 39 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 161 156 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.51% 4.31% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 4.67% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 111 165
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £316 £300 £300
90th Percentile £488 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.31% +4.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £62.25 - £25.44
10th Percentile £33.98 - £22.49
90th Percentile £63.00 - £47.88
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £25.97
% change year-on-year +6.06% +27.07% -23.62%

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 3,356 3,343 4,072
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.98% 92.30% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,960 2,067 2,522
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.26%
10th Percentile £213 £238 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 237 235
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.56% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.04 £10.85
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.68 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.27% -10.60% +20.65%

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 19 February 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 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
Basingstoke -13 25 £378 -5.63% 1
Southampton -15 19 £388 -1.27% 5
Hook +15 12 £374 -6.63%
Havant -4 12 £500 +14.29%
Winchester +12 11 £363 +20.83% 1
Portsmouth +9 11 £450 +69.81% 1
Farnborough +5 11 £450 +5.88% 3
Fareham -2 11 £425 -3.41%
Petersfield - 3 £300 -
Fleet +7 2 £463 -7.50%
Andover +9 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £440 - 1
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 75 (46.58%) Business Analysis
2 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (19.25%) Finance
5 28 (17.39%) ITIL
6 25 (15.53%) Telecoms
7 23 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (11.80%) GDPR
8 19 (11.80%) Project Management
9 17 (10.56%) Business Process Modelling
10 15 (9.32%) ISEB
11 13 (8.07%) Data Modelling
11 13 (8.07%) Degree
12 12 (7.45%) ERP
12 12 (7.45%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (7.45%) BPR
12 12 (7.45%) Translating Business Requirements
12 12 (7.45%) BPMN
12 12 (7.45%) Waterfall
13 11 (6.83%) PRINCE2
13 11 (6.83%) UML
13 11 (6.83%) Scrum
14 10 (6.21%) Oracle
14 10 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (6.21%) User Stories
15 9 (5.59%) Process Improvement
15 9 (5.59%) Business Process Analysis
15 9 (5.59%) CRM
16 8 (4.97%) Data Analysis
16 8 (4.97%) Requirements Management

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 (1.24%) SAS
1 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.24%) Maximo
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.24%) Workfront
3 1 (0.62%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.62%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) Network Security
1 1 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (1.86%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) JIRA
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.62%) RequisitePro
1 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (19.25%) Finance
2 25 (15.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.35%) Marketing
3 7 (4.35%) Retail
4 5 (3.11%) Back Office
4 5 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.86%) Banking
5 3 (1.86%) Billing
6 2 (1.24%) French Language
7 1 (0.62%) Local Government
7 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Retail Finance
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.48%) Frameworx
3 4 (2.48%) Life Science
4 3 (1.86%) FMCG
4 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.24%) LIMS
5 2 (1.24%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.97%) Windows
2 3 (1.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.24%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.58%) Business Analysis
2 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (17.39%) ITIL
5 19 (11.80%) Project Management
6 17 (10.56%) Business Process Modelling
7 13 (8.07%) Data Modelling
8 12 (7.45%) BPMN
8 12 (7.45%) BPR
8 12 (7.45%) ERP
8 12 (7.45%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (7.45%) Translating Business Requirements
8 12 (7.45%) Waterfall
9 11 (6.83%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.83%) Scrum
9 11 (6.83%) UML
10 10 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.21%) User Stories
11 9 (5.59%) Business Process Analysis
11 9 (5.59%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.32%) ISEB
2 13 (8.07%) Degree
3 6 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.80%) GDPR
2 3 (1.86%) GxP
3 1 (0.62%) GAMP
3 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (6.21%) Oracle
2 5 (3.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.48%) Remedy
4 3 (1.86%) BMC
4 3 (1.86%) Netezza
4 3 (1.86%) Northgate
4 3 (1.86%) Pega
5 2 (1.24%) Capita
5 2 (1.24%) HP
5 2 (1.24%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.62%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) Imperva
6 1 (0.62%) SAP
6 1 (0.62%) Siebel