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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 36 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 37 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.15% 3.21% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 4.54% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 28
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£380 £330 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £19.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -45.83%
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
649 441 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 72.76% 70.79% 73.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 322 431
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 34
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £14.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 32 (43.84%) Finance
2 19 (26.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (26.03%) SQL
3 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.18%) Banking
4 14 (19.18%) Project Management
5 13 (17.81%) PRINCE2
6 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
6 12 (16.44%) Data Analysis
7 11 (15.07%) SAS
8 10 (13.70%) ISEB
8 10 (13.70%) Degree
9 9 (12.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
9 9 (12.33%) Oracle
9 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
9 9 (12.33%) MS Project
9 9 (12.33%) Validation
10 8 (10.96%) VBA
10 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
10 8 (10.96%) Casewise
11 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
11 7 (9.59%) Time Management
11 7 (9.59%) Use Case
11 7 (9.59%) CRM
11 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
11 7 (9.59%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (6.85%) Business Objects
13 5 (6.85%) Legal

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 11 (15.07%) SAS
2 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Project
1 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
2 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) OLTP
4 2 (2.74%) OLAP
4 2 (2.74%) MS Access
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 32 (43.84%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Analyst
2 51 (69.86%) Business Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Business Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Excel Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Business Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) HTML
1 4 (5.48%) .NET
1 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.48%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.18%) Project Management
4 13 (17.81%) PRINCE2
5 12 (16.44%) Data Analysis
6 9 (12.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (12.33%) Validation
7 7 (9.59%) CRM
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.59%) Use Case
7 7 (9.59%) Time Management
8 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.48%) Data Mapping
10 4 (5.48%) Product Management
10 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Content Management
10 4 (5.48%) Scrum
10 4 (5.48%) Workflow
10 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.03%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) VBA
3 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.48%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) ISEB
1 10 (13.70%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) Casewise
4 5 (6.85%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.37%) Pega
6 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago