The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 40 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 30 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.46% 5.04% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 6.42% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 15
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£363 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £423 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £30.41 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +38.23%
Business Analysis
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
659 654 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.10% 78.51% 65.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 451 208
Average daily rate £390 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.69% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 8
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.16% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.46 £16.70 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (10.91%) User Stories
6 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
7 5 (9.09%) CRM
7 5 (9.09%) SAP
7 5 (9.09%) Web Services
7 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Marketing
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (9.09%) User Experience
7 5 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (9.09%) Open Source
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (7.27%) SQL
8 4 (7.27%) Change Management
8 4 (7.27%) Migration
8 4 (7.27%) Banking
9 3 (5.45%) Electronics
9 3 (5.45%) Programme Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.82%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.82%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.82%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Rational Rose
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Electronics
5 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Billing
6 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (87.27%) Analyst
2 47 (85.45%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Server Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (1.82%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) User Experience
2 5 (9.09%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) DTV
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.91%) User Stories
5 5 (9.09%) CRM
5 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 4 (7.27%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Requirements Management
8 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Data Mapping
8 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) C#
2 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Siebel
2 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.82%) Saba
3 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.82%) Sage
3 1 (1.82%) Lumesse
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago