The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 71 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.40% 7.95% 10.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.20% 8.50% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 54 49
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £327 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £95.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.83 £24.25 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -24.80%
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
772 788 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 91.36% 93.48% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 550 368
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 6 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 72 (50.70%) Finance
2 48 (33.80%) Business Analysis
3 45 (31.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (12.68%) Banking
7 15 (10.56%) MS Excel
7 15 (10.56%) CRM
7 15 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
9 13 (9.15%) MS Office
9 13 (9.15%) Data Analysis
10 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (7.75%) Data Management
11 11 (7.75%) SQL
12 10 (7.04%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 10 (7.04%) Statistical Analysis
12 10 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
13 9 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (6.34%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (6.34%) Migration
13 9 (6.34%) MS Visio
13 9 (6.34%) Project Management
14 8 (5.63%) Scrum
14 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
14 8 (5.63%) Spreadsheet
14 8 (5.63%) Data Migration
15 7 (4.93%) Data Modelling

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.82%) SAS
2 2 (1.41%) TPMS
2 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.15%) MS Office
3 9 (6.34%) MS Visio
3 9 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (5.63%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.70%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.41%) QlikView
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 72 (50.70%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.52%) Retail
4 5 (3.52%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.82%) Legal
6 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.11%) Electronics
6 3 (2.11%) Marketing
7 2 (1.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) Web Services
1 1 (0.70%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.11%) DTV
4 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.41%) User Experience
4 2 (1.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.70%) Open Source
5 1 (0.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.41%) Windows
2 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.80%) Business Analysis
2 45 (31.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (10.56%) CRM
5 13 (9.15%) Data Analysis
6 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.75%) Data Management
8 10 (7.04%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 10 (7.04%) Statistical Analysis
8 10 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (6.34%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (6.34%) Migration
9 9 (6.34%) Project Management
10 8 (5.63%) Scrum
10 8 (5.63%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.93%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.23%) ETL
12 6 (4.23%) UML
12 6 (4.23%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.23%) ISEB
3 4 (2.82%) VCP4
4 3 (2.11%) Degree
5 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) ACCA
6 1 (0.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.93%) SAP
3 6 (4.23%) Oracle
4 2 (1.41%) Siebel
4 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.41%) Teradata
4 2 (1.41%) Casewise
5 1 (0.70%) Ariba
5 1 (0.70%) Sage
5 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
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