Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 40 72
Rank change year-on-year -40 +32 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 23 53 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.54% 4.33% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 5.13% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 12
Reading median daily rate £463 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -8.57% +3.67%
10th Percentile £368 £344 £340
90th Percentile £538 £490 £484
Berkshire median daily rate £428 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.00 £38.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -39.47% -30.91% +66.67%

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 1,289 1,033 1,187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.57% 84.40% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 658 591
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £285 £275 £220
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 44
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -27.50% -35.28%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £47.50 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £19.09
% change year-on-year +22.81% -25.34% -23.65%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019, 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 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) Fault Management
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) ERP
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (8.70%) Sprint Planning
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (4.35%) NetSuite
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.35%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (8.70%) Skype
2 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) SMS
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.70%) Power BI
1 2 (8.70%) QlikView
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
1 13 (56.52%) Business Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) OSS Programme Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Deputy Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) ERP
4 3 (13.04%) Fault Management
4 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
5 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Sprint Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) JDA
2 1 (4.35%) Mitel
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) RedPrairie