Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 18 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 10 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.38% 8.92% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 9.59% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 13
Slough median daily rate £388 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £348 £356 £259
90th Percentile £475 £481 £425
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £370
% change year-on-year - +14.86% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.50 £62.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -43.20% +92.31% -13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 280 292 467
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.59% 92.99% 91.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 192 319
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £213 £206 £213
90th Percentile £558 £481 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Slough median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.10 £39.95 £39.15
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Slough

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Slough

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Slough

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Slough

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

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 Slough region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) NetSuite
3 3 (30.00%) QlikView
3 3 (30.00%) Marketo
4 2 (20.00%) Nintex
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Callidus
4 2 (20.00%) CallidusCloud
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Documentum
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Life Science

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Documentum
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) CallidusCloud
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (10.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
4 1 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Marketo
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Callidus
2 2 (20.00%) Nintex
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau