The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 25 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 -30  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 18 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.03% 3.06% 8.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 3.15% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 49
Median daily rate £425 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £384 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £38.22
% change year-on-year -29.11% +3.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 571 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.65% 97.11% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 405 492
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 45
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £32.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +1 9 £425 - 2
Abingdon - 1 £310 - 1
Kidlington - 1 £475 -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 15 (27.78%) User Stories
4 14 (25.93%) Waterfall
4 14 (25.93%) Publishing
4 14 (25.93%) Scrum
4 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) Degree
6 8 (14.81%) BPMN
7 7 (12.96%) Kanban
7 7 (12.96%) SDLC
8 6 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.11%) ERP
9 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
9 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
9 5 (9.26%) GDPR
10 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
10 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (7.41%) ISEB
10 4 (7.41%) Migration
10 4 (7.41%) Finance
11 3 (5.56%) JIRA
11 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.56%) Data Management
11 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (5.56%) SAP
11 3 (5.56%) Oracle
11 3 (5.56%) UML

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (5.56%) Confluence
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.85%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
1 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 14 (25.93%) Publishing
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) New Media
3 1 (1.85%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 15 (27.78%) User Stories
4 14 (25.93%) Scrum
4 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (25.93%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.81%) BPMN
6 7 (12.96%) Kanban
6 7 (12.96%) SDLC
7 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.11%) ERP
7 6 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
10 3 (5.56%) BDD
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.56%) Data Management
10 3 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C
2 1 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) PHP
2 1 (1.85%) Python
2 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) ISEB
3 3 (5.56%) CBAP
4 1 (1.85%) IIBA
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) GDPR
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
1 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (1.85%) CODA
2 1 (1.85%) Siebel
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