The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 36 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 39 92 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.32% 10.33% 7.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 10.79% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 82 57
Median daily rate £375 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -12.93%
Business Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
846 853 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.79% 95.74% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 630 618
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 45 40
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £27.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bristol region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bristol region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 31 (37.80%) Business Analysis
3 23 (28.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (14.63%) Banking
6 11 (13.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.98%) Migration
7 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
8 7 (8.54%) Retail
8 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.54%) ISEB
8 7 (8.54%) SAP
9 6 (7.32%) Oracle
9 6 (7.32%) ERP
9 6 (7.32%) Change Management
9 6 (7.32%) Project Management
9 6 (7.32%) Data Quality
10 5 (6.10%) Project Governance
10 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (6.10%) Retail Banking
10 5 (6.10%) Marketing
10 5 (6.10%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) Validation
11 4 (4.88%) Scrum
11 4 (4.88%) Electronics
11 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
11 4 (4.88%) MS Office
11 4 (4.88%) SQL
11 4 (4.88%) MS Excel

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.22%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) DataStage
2 1 (1.22%) OLAP
2 1 (1.22%) OLTP
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) ProC
1 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Banking
3 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.54%) Retail
5 5 (6.10%) Marketing
5 5 (6.10%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.88%) Electronics
6 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.44%) Legal
8 1 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.22%) Economics
3 1 (1.22%) EPoS
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
3 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Business Analysis
2 23 (28.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (10.98%) Migration
6 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Change Management
7 6 (7.32%) ERP
7 6 (7.32%) Project Management
8 5 (6.10%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Project Governance
8 5 (6.10%) Validation
9 4 (4.88%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.88%) Requirements Management
9 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.88%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (1.22%) PROC SQL
3 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) ISEB
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) ACCA
3 2 (2.44%) HNC
4 1 (1.22%) CIMA
4 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) SAP
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.22%) Informatica
5 1 (1.22%) Talend
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago