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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 43 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 30 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.55% 2.99% 4.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 3.87% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 24
Average daily rate £413 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
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
687 671 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.30% 77.13% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 509 439
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
3 16 (21.62%) ISEB
4 15 (20.27%) SQL
5 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (10.81%) ETL
8 8 (10.81%) Oracle
8 8 (10.81%) Degree
8 8 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (9.46%) Data Management
9 7 (9.46%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (8.11%) CBAP
10 6 (8.11%) MVNO
10 6 (8.11%) Banking
10 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.11%) IVR
10 6 (8.11%) Use Case
10 6 (8.11%) Change Management
10 6 (8.11%) Migration
10 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.76%) Project Management
11 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
11 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
11 5 (6.76%) User Stories
11 5 (6.76%) Waterfall

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (4.05%) SAS
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Hi Portfolio
2 1 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) MVNO
2 2 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.70%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
1 2 (2.70%) Rational Rose
General
1 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.11%) Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (67.57%) Analyst
2 48 (64.86%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Architect
4 13 (17.57%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Telecoms Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Data Business Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.05%) Business Solution Architect
10 3 (4.05%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) SAS Business Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) Middleware
2 2 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) CSS3
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) HTML5
3 1 (1.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.11%) IVR
2 4 (5.41%) NHS
3 2 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.35%) Derivative
4 1 (1.35%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) AIX
2 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (10.81%) ETL
3 8 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (9.46%) Data Analysis
4 7 (9.46%) Data Management
5 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
5 6 (8.11%) Change Management
5 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.11%) Migration
5 6 (8.11%) Use Case
6 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
6 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.76%) Project Management
6 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.76%) User Stories
6 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) C#
2 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.70%) COBOL
3 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.70%) VB
3 2 (2.70%) VBA
4 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) ISEB
2 8 (10.81%) Degree
3 6 (8.11%) CBAP
4 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.05%) QA
1 3 (4.05%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.05%) Teradata
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) Informatica
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.70%) Tableau
5 1 (1.35%) Cognos
5 1 (1.35%) Thunderhead
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