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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South West / Bristol
Rank 23 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 63 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.43% 7.22% 7.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.72% 7.46% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 49 55
Median daily rate £390 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £297 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
789 844 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.75% 96.68% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 604 609
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% +113.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £49.50 £90.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 20 February 2017, 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 (49.00%) Business Analysis
2 38 (38.00%) Finance
3 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (16.00%) Process Improvement
7 10 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (10.00%) ISEB
8 9 (9.00%) Migration
8 9 (9.00%) User Stories
9 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (8.00%) Project Management
10 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
10 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.00%) Degree
10 7 (7.00%) Banking
10 7 (7.00%) Business Process Improvement
11 6 (6.00%) Scrum
11 6 (6.00%) Requirements Management
11 6 (6.00%) Oracle
11 6 (6.00%) ERP
12 5 (5.00%) Workflow
12 5 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.00%) Marketing
12 5 (5.00%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (4.00%) SaaS

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 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.00%) Maximo
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.00%) Broadband
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) GIS
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 38 (38.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Banking
2 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Back Office
4 3 (3.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.00%) Law
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.00%) Business Analysis
2 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (16.00%) Process Improvement
5 10 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (9.00%) Migration
6 9 (9.00%) User Stories
7 8 (8.00%) Project Management
8 7 (7.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.00%) ERP
9 6 (6.00%) Requirements Management
9 6 (6.00%) Scrum
10 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (5.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.00%) Workflow
11 4 (4.00%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) ISEB
2 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) Degree
4 4 (4.00%) ACCA
4 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.00%) CIMA
6 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.00%) CITP
7 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) HNC
7 1 (1.00%) IIBA
7 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (2.00%) Google
4 2 (2.00%) Workday
5 1 (1.00%) Cognos
5 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
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