Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Analysis
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 45 62
Rank change year-on-year -40 +17 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 12 46 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.82% 3.64% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 4.37% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 37 21
Reading median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £453 £325 £363
90th Percentile £578 £497 £449
Berkshire median daily rate £440 £419 £425
% change year-on-year +5.07% -1.47% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,266 1,052 1,189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.30% 83.29% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 619 620
Reading median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £213 £275 £228
90th Percentile £584 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 48
Reading median hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.14% -35.56% -27.18%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.75 £14.25
90th Percentile £64.25 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +46.55% -17.14% -41.67%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Reading

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Reading

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Reading

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) SMS
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 1 (8.33%) Workshop Facilitation

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (8.33%) Primavera
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SMS
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Deputy Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (8.33%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) NetCracker
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com