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 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 9 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 79 79 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.89% 8.80% 7.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.56% 9.58% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 27
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £319 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £380 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £63.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £28.66 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -11.80%
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
826 825 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.91% 91.87% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 566 324
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 £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 43
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 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 78 (48.45%) Finance
2 51 (31.68%) Business Analysis
3 49 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (13.04%) Banking
6 17 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (9.32%) Data Analysis
9 13 (8.07%) CRM
9 13 (8.07%) SQL
9 13 (8.07%) SAP
10 12 (7.45%) MS Visio
10 12 (7.45%) Migration
11 10 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (5.59%) Data Migration
12 9 (5.59%) Security Cleared
12 9 (5.59%) User Stories
13 8 (4.97%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (4.97%) Solvency II
13 8 (4.97%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (4.97%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (4.97%) Scrum
13 8 (4.97%) Telecoms
13 8 (4.97%) ETL
14 7 (4.35%) Data Modelling
14 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
14 7 (4.35%) Investment Banking
14 7 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (3.73%) Financial Modelling

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (2.48%) SAS
2 3 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.24%) TPMS
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.97%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.48%) MS Office
3 4 (2.48%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.62%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.62%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.24%) QlikView
7 1 (0.62%) Base SAS
General
1 78 (48.45%) Finance
2 21 (13.04%) Banking
3 8 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.73%) Retail
6 5 (3.11%) Legal
6 5 (3.11%) Marketing
7 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.86%) Electronics
8 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.24%) Billing
8 2 (1.24%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.24%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.48%) Web Services
2 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.11%) User Experience
3 4 (2.48%) Open Source
4 3 (1.86%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.86%) DTV
5 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.86%) Windows
2 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.68%) Business Analysis
2 49 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (9.32%) Data Analysis
6 13 (8.07%) CRM
7 12 (7.45%) Migration
8 10 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.59%) Data Migration
9 9 (5.59%) User Stories
10 8 (4.97%) ETL
10 8 (4.97%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (4.97%) Scrum
11 7 (4.35%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (3.73%) Financial Modelling
12 6 (3.73%) Workflow
12 6 (3.73%) Use Case
13 5 (3.11%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (3.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.07%) SQL
2 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.62%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (5.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.73%) ISEB
3 3 (1.86%) Degree
4 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) HNC
5 1 (0.62%) HND
5 1 (0.62%) CCA
5 1 (0.62%) ACCA
5 1 (0.62%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.97%) Solvency II
2 3 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.24%) QA
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.62%) FATCA
Vendors
1 13 (8.07%) SAP
2 6 (3.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.24%) Siebel
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle
3 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.24%) Teradata
4 1 (0.62%) Ariba
4 1 (0.62%) Informatica
4 1 (0.62%) Sage
4 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
Bristol
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £320 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £380 - £410 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago