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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 30 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 45 76 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.18% 8.60% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 9.07% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 59 61
Median daily rate £373 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £332 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £451 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £63.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +75.59%
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
836 838 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.31% 94.80% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 590 578
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 42
Median hourly rate £31.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £90.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 49 (42.98%) Finance
2 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 22 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (17.54%) Banking
5 17 (14.91%) Telecoms
6 15 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (10.53%) Scrum
8 11 (9.65%) ISEB
8 11 (9.65%) Migration
8 11 (9.65%) QA
9 10 (8.77%) Use Case
9 10 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.89%) SQL
10 9 (7.89%) Degree
10 9 (7.89%) Security Cleared
10 9 (7.89%) User Stories
11 8 (7.02%) Marketing
11 8 (7.02%) Validation
11 8 (7.02%) SAP
11 8 (7.02%) UML
12 7 (6.14%) Change Management
12 7 (6.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.14%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.26%) CBAP
13 6 (5.26%) BPMN
13 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
13 6 (5.26%) Manufacturing
13 6 (5.26%) PRINCE2

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 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.88%) MS Access
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 49 (42.98%) Finance
2 20 (17.54%) Banking
3 17 (14.91%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.02%) Marketing
5 6 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.39%) Electronics
6 5 (4.39%) Legal
7 4 (3.51%) Retail
8 3 (2.63%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.75%) Automotive
10 1 (0.88%) Front Office
10 1 (0.88%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) Web Services
3 1 (0.88%) COM
3 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Derivative
4 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (0.88%) Telematics
4 1 (0.88%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 22 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (10.53%) Scrum
4 11 (9.65%) Migration
5 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (8.77%) Use Case
6 9 (7.89%) User Stories
7 8 (7.02%) UML
7 8 (7.02%) Validation
8 7 (6.14%) Change Management
8 7 (6.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (6.14%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.26%) BPMN
9 6 (5.26%) Data Management
9 6 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.26%) Requirements Management
10 5 (4.39%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) ISEB
2 9 (7.89%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.26%) CBAP
3 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.75%) ACCA
5 2 (1.75%) CIMA
6 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) SAP
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (2.63%) Teradata
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.88%) Tableau
5 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.88%) webMethods
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