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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 36 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 39 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.06% 4.13% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 5.86% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 16
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£370 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £315 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £40.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-19.13% -2.40%
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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
707 444 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 73.57% 70.59% 66.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 313 323
Average daily rate £400 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 29
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 36 (54.55%) Finance
2 19 (28.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (19.70%) Data Analysis
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (15.15%) Banking
5 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.15%) Project Management
6 9 (13.64%) SAS
7 8 (12.12%) ISEB
7 8 (12.12%) SQL
7 8 (12.12%) Oracle
8 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (10.61%) Degree
8 7 (10.61%) Data Mapping
9 6 (9.09%) MS Project
9 6 (9.09%) CRM
9 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
10 5 (7.58%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (7.58%) Business Objects
10 5 (7.58%) Time Management
10 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.58%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (7.58%) Casewise
10 5 (7.58%) Migration
10 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (6.06%) Coaching
11 4 (6.06%) Business Process Improvement
11 4 (6.06%) QA

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (13.64%) SAS
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Project
2 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (3.03%) OLTP
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) OLAP
3 2 (3.03%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) QlikView
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 36 (54.55%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Analyst
2 51 (77.27%) Business Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Senior Business Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Senior SharePoint Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) MI Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Open Source
3 2 (3.03%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (19.70%) Data Analysis
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 10 (15.15%) Project Management
5 7 (10.61%) Data Mapping
6 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.09%) CRM
7 5 (7.58%) Migration
7 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Time Management
8 4 (6.06%) Performance Management
8 4 (6.06%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.06%) Coaching
8 4 (6.06%) UML
8 4 (6.06%) ETL
9 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) ISEB
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Business Objects
3 5 (7.58%) Casewise
4 1 (1.52%) Pega
4 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
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