The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 3 months to 27 June 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 6.09% 5.63% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 6.72% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Median daily rate £438 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +19.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £408 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.11% +19.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 108 119 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 93.91% 83.80% 90.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 56 66
Median daily rate £375 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.14% +10.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Newbury

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Newbury

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Newbury region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Workday
2 3 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) IFRS
3 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (16.67%) B2B
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Local Government
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) ACCA
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (8.33%) GAAP
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) B2B
3 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ACCA
1 1 (8.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) IFRS
2 1 (8.33%) GAAP
2 1 (8.33%) IAS 39
2 1 (8.33%) IFRS 9
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Workday
2 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft