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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 71 59 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.05% 7.11% 6.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.60% 7.72% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 52 26
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £312 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.85% -3.17%
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
826 764 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.65% 92.05% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 531 290
Average daily rate £375 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 52 37
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 £13.10 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.74 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 67 (47.52%) Finance
2 48 (34.04%) Business Analysis
3 44 (31.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (14.18%) Banking
5 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (9.93%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (9.22%) SQL
9 12 (8.51%) MS Visio
10 11 (7.80%) SAP
11 10 (7.09%) Migration
11 10 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
11 10 (7.09%) User Stories
12 9 (6.38%) CRM
13 8 (5.67%) ETL
13 8 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (5.67%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (5.67%) Solvency II
14 7 (4.96%) Data Migration
14 7 (4.96%) Investment Banking
14 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
14 7 (4.96%) Legal
15 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
15 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
15 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (4.26%) Use Case
15 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (2.84%) SAS
2 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.71%) TPMS
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.84%) MS Office
4 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
5 3 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) SAP HR
2 3 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.71%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.71%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) Base SAS
General
1 67 (47.52%) Finance
2 20 (14.18%) Banking
3 7 (4.96%) Legal
3 7 (4.96%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.55%) Marketing
5 5 (3.55%) Retail
6 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.13%) Electronics
7 2 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.42%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.55%) Web Services
2 1 (0.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) User Experience
3 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.13%) DTV
4 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.04%) Business Analysis
2 44 (31.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (9.93%) Data Analysis
6 10 (7.09%) Migration
6 10 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (7.09%) User Stories
7 9 (6.38%) CRM
8 8 (5.67%) ETL
8 8 (5.67%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (4.96%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.26%) Use Case
10 6 (4.26%) Financial Modelling
11 5 (3.55%) Open Source
11 5 (3.55%) Data Reconciliation
11 5 (3.55%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (3.55%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.55%) Data Modelling
11 5 (3.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.22%) SQL
2 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.13%) ISEB
2 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) HNC
3 1 (0.71%) HND
3 1 (0.71%) CCA
3 1 (0.71%) ACCA
3 1 (0.71%) CIMA
3 1 (0.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.42%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (7.80%) SAP
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.42%) Siebel
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle
3 2 (1.42%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.42%) Teradata
4 1 (0.71%) Informatica
4 1 (0.71%) Sage
4 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
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