Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £336 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 18 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 31 25
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 29 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.90% 0.44% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.43% 0.45% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 8
Peterborough median daily rate £336 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -29.41% +3.03%
10th Percentile £277 £275 £352
90th Percentile £473 £325 £579
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year - +3.33% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 344 220 232
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.73% 96.92% 98.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 108 125
Peterborough median daily rate £350 £323 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% -3.73% +7.20%
10th Percentile £170 £104 £119
90th Percentile £475 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 26 43
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.55 £13.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.26% +10.42% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.02 £9.17 £9.30
90th Percentile £21.25 £45.25 £24.20
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +36.36% +34.15% -16.33%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Peterborough

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Peterborough

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Peterborough over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Peterborough

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Peterborough region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (24.14%) Acceptance Criteria
4 7 (24.14%) User Stories
5 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
5 6 (20.69%) Retail
5 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
5 6 (20.69%) ERP
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) BMC
7 4 (13.79%) Remedy
7 4 (13.79%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Conflict Management
8 3 (10.34%) Wiki
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
8 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
8 3 (10.34%) B2B
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 2 (6.90%) ETL
9 2 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Wiki
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
2 7 (24.14%) Acceptance Criteria
2 7 (24.14%) User Stories
3 6 (20.69%) ERP
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) B2B
6 3 (10.34%) Conflict Management
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) ETL
7 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CISM
1 1 (3.45%) CISSP
1 1 (3.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) BMC
1 4 (13.79%) Remedy