Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 22 July 2017 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 > Slough
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 33 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 -21
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.24% 1.67% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 2.12% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Slough median daily rate £438 £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +37.40% -3.68%
10th Percentile £265 £377 £278
90th Percentile £530 £493 £380
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +2.94% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +9.23% - -

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 214 283 480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 76.98% 78.83% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 173 277
Slough median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -2.57%
10th Percentile £235 £230 £204
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £385
% change year-on-year +3.66% +6.49% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Slough median hourly rate £14.00 £13.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -47.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £13.15 £10.85 £15.25
90th Percentile £16.73 £19.73 £42.60
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.61% -31.11% +31.81%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Slough

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Slough

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Slough over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Service Design
2 3 (33.33%) PMO
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Business Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Product Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (11.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Payments Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Presales Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Product Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP MM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Service Design
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Business Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Elavon
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (11.11%) SAP