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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 20 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 58 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.00% 7.00% 7.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 7.31% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 62
Median daily rate £388 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
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
723 793 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.51% 95.77% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 576 656
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 49
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £428 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 44 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 32 (36.36%) Finance
3 22 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.91%) Process Improvement
6 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (11.36%) Project Management
7 10 (11.36%) ISEB
8 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.23%) User Stories
9 8 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (9.09%) Banking
10 7 (7.95%) Migration
10 7 (7.95%) Degree
10 7 (7.95%) Oracle
10 7 (7.95%) SAP
10 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
10 7 (7.95%) Business Process Improvement
11 6 (6.82%) ERP
12 5 (5.68%) SQL
12 5 (5.68%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
12 5 (5.68%) Scrum
12 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.68%) Data Quality
13 4 (4.55%) Project Governance
13 4 (4.55%) User Experience
13 4 (4.55%) Waterfall
13 4 (4.55%) Test Scripting

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 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Broadband
1 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.14%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) DataStage
2 1 (1.14%) OLAP
2 1 (1.14%) OLTP
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) ProC
1 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Back Office
5 3 (3.41%) Electronics
5 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Law
6 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Billing
7 1 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 22 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.91%) Process Improvement
5 10 (11.36%) Project Management
6 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.23%) User Stories
7 8 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (7.95%) Migration
8 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.82%) ERP
10 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.68%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Scrum
11 4 (4.55%) Document Management
11 4 (4.55%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.55%) Project Governance
11 4 (4.55%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) VB
3 1 (1.14%) PROC SQL
3 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) ISEB
2 7 (7.95%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) ACCA
4 3 (3.41%) CIMA
5 2 (2.27%) HNC
5 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle
1 7 (7.95%) SAP
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) Google
3 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.14%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.14%) Informatica
4 1 (1.14%) Talend
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