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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 58 54 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 18 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.91% 2.54% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 3.18% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 24
Median daily rate £400 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £293 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
- +17.07%
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
776 724 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.55% 79.82% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 570 469
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +131.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.68 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £100.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 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 27 July 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 20 (42.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.77%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) Validation
7 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Banking
7 5 (10.64%) QA
7 5 (10.64%) Migration
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle
8 4 (8.51%) ISEB
8 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.51%) System Testing
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Degree
8 4 (8.51%) Requirements Management
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (8.51%) Data Mart
9 3 (6.38%) Retail
9 3 (6.38%) Marketing
9 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
9 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.38%) Change Management
9 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (2.13%) Confluence
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Maximo
2 1 (2.13%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.13%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Data Mart
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Analyst
2 27 (57.45%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Consultant
3 6 (12.77%) Finance Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Business Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) HR Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) SSIS Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) SSRS Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Business Finance Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Finance Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Telematics
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.77%) Project Management
4 6 (12.77%) Validation
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Requirements Management
6 4 (8.51%) System Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
7 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) ACCA
3 2 (4.26%) CIMA
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Teradata