The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 34 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 43 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.53% 6.85% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 9.98% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 41
Average daily rate £395 £365 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £301 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.13 £31.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +30.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
716 451 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.45% 68.65% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 289 440
Average daily rate £375 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 40
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £13.70 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Business Analysis
South West

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 April 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 April 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 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 20 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (22.22%) Project Management
4 12 (16.67%) Degree
5 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 8 (11.11%) Use Case
6 8 (11.11%) IBM
6 8 (11.11%) SQL
6 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.72%) Logistics
7 7 (9.72%) Supply Chain Management
7 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
8 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 6 (8.33%) Scrum
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (8.33%) VBA
8 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.94%) ISEB
9 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
9 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) Casewise
10 4 (5.56%) Content Management
10 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.56%) Product Management
10 4 (5.56%) Change Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (2.78%) TPMS
1 2 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) SPSS
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) ERwin
General
1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 48 (66.67%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Architect
3 9 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Data Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (2.78%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Project Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Research Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) HTML
1 4 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (1.39%) J2EE
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.78%) Statistics
3 1 (1.39%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (22.22%) Project Management
3 8 (11.11%) Use Case
3 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.72%) Logistics
4 7 (9.72%) Supply Chain Management
4 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
5 6 (8.33%) Scrum
6 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Content Management
7 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.56%) Product Management
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) Workflow
7 4 (5.56%) CRM
7 4 (5.56%) UML
8 3 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.94%) ISEB
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) IBM
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Casewise
4 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.39%) DataFlux
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Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 15 days ago