Period
to 24 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 46 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 215 144 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.66% 4.07% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.03% 4.35% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 109 174
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -4.76%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £275
90th Percentile £488 £488 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £63.00 - £22.45
South East median hourly rate £62.25 £32.50 £23.48
% change year-on-year +91.54% +38.45% +4.33%

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 3,565 3,310 3,912
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.89% 93.64% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,048 2,041 2,522
Hampshire median daily rate £423 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.75% +3.83% +2.73%
10th Percentile £256 £256 £258
90th Percentile £563 £556 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 256 196
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.53% +33.81%
10th Percentile £10.71 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +1.43% -6.67% +7.45%

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 May 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
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 May 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
Southampton +8 38 £431 +13.11% 3
Basingstoke -5 23 £380 +2.70% 1
Farnborough -2 18 £450 +5.88%
Hook +18 15 £383 -11.56% 1
Winchester +5 13 £358 +19.17% 2
Havant -1 10 - - 1
Fareham -4 9 £450 +5.88%
Portsmouth -9 6 £438 +34.62% 3
Eastleigh -7 3 £438 -2.78% 1
Andover -3 2 £420 +1.82%
Aldershot - 1 £440 - 1
Petersfield - 1 £300 - 1
Wallington - 1 - -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 71 (33.02%) Business Analysis
2 53 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (16.28%) Finance
5 28 (13.02%) ITIL
6 25 (11.63%) Telecoms
6 25 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (11.63%) GDPR
7 23 (10.70%) Retail
8 21 (9.77%) Project Management
9 18 (8.37%) User Stories
10 17 (7.91%) Security Cleared
11 16 (7.44%) Use Case
11 16 (7.44%) UML
12 15 (6.98%) Oracle
12 15 (6.98%) Business Process Modelling
13 14 (6.51%) PRINCE2
13 14 (6.51%) Validation
14 13 (6.05%) Windows
14 13 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (6.05%) Translating Business Requirements
15 12 (5.58%) ISEB
15 12 (5.58%) Requirements Management
16 11 (5.12%) Degree
16 11 (5.12%) SC Cleared
16 11 (5.12%) Waterfall
16 11 (5.12%) ERP
17 10 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (4.65%) Change Management
17 10 (4.65%) Financial Modelling

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 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.19%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (1.40%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.93%) Maximo
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.93%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.93%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.86%) SaaS
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) Network Security
2 1 (0.47%) Broadband
2 1 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.33%) Big Data
1 5 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.47%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) JIRA
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.47%) RequisitePro
General
1 35 (16.28%) Finance
2 25 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 23 (10.70%) Retail
4 9 (4.19%) Marketing
5 7 (3.26%) Billing
5 7 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.33%) Legal
6 5 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.40%) Back Office
7 3 (1.40%) Banking
7 3 (1.40%) French Language
7 3 (1.40%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) Military
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.19%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.26%) Life Science
3 7 (3.26%) User Experience
4 4 (1.86%) EPoS
4 4 (1.86%) FMCG
4 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.93%) CMDB
5 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.93%) LIMS
5 2 (0.93%) Online Games
5 2 (0.93%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.47%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.47%) Frameworx
6 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.05%) Windows
2 7 (3.26%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.79%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.33%) Linux
5 2 (0.93%) AIX
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (33.02%) Business Analysis
2 53 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (13.02%) ITIL
5 21 (9.77%) Project Management
6 18 (8.37%) User Stories
7 16 (7.44%) UML
7 16 (7.44%) Use Case
8 15 (6.98%) Business Process Modelling
9 14 (6.51%) PRINCE2
9 14 (6.51%) Validation
10 13 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (6.05%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (5.58%) Requirements Management
12 11 (5.12%) ERP
12 11 (5.12%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.65%) Change Management
13 10 (4.65%) Financial Modelling
13 10 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (4.19%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.93%) SQL
2 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.58%) ISEB
3 11 (5.12%) Degree
3 11 (5.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) IIBA
4 2 (0.93%) PMP
4 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.47%) APMP
5 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.63%) GDPR
2 6 (2.79%) GxP
3 5 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) PMO
4 1 (0.47%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (6.98%) Oracle
2 7 (3.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.26%) ServiceNow
3 6 (2.79%) Imperva
4 5 (2.33%) Adobe
4 5 (2.33%) Pega
4 5 (2.33%) Splunk
5 4 (1.86%) Casewise
5 4 (1.86%) Informatica
5 4 (1.86%) LogRhythm
5 4 (1.86%) Siebel
5 4 (1.86%) Workday
6 3 (1.40%) HP
6 3 (1.40%) SAP
7 2 (0.93%) Capita
7 2 (0.93%) Tableau
8 1 (0.47%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.47%) JDA
8 1 (0.47%) MapR
8 1 (0.47%) Veritas