The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 26 37 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 31 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.31% 3.22% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.38% 4.48% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 11
Average daily rate £325 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £382 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £429 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
Business Analysis
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 223 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.26% 71.70% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 168 134
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cardiff region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cardiff region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 21 (36.84%) Translating Business Requirements
2 16 (28.07%) Finance
3 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 13 (22.81%) MS Visio
4 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.81%) ISEB
5 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.05%) Degree
6 11 (19.30%) Critical Success Factor
7 10 (17.54%) MS Office
7 10 (17.54%) Banking
8 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
8 8 (14.04%) UML
8 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
8 8 (14.04%) NHS
9 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.28%) TOGAF
10 6 (10.53%) Use Case
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 6 (10.53%) Project Management
11 5 (8.77%) .NET
11 5 (8.77%) Migration
11 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (8.77%) BPMN
12 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
12 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (7.02%) Retail
12 4 (7.02%) Validation

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) ArcGIS
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Visio
2 10 (17.54%) MS Office
3 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (5.26%) NAS
1 3 (5.26%) Network Security
1 3 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) GIS
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Analyst
2 49 (85.96%) Business Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (19.30%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Banking Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Banking Business Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Finance Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) NHS Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) NHS
2 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.51%) Informatics
6 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.75%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
1 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
1 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Translating Business Requirements
2 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.30%) Critical Success Factor
5 8 (14.04%) UML
6 7 (12.28%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.53%) Project Management
7 6 (10.53%) Scrum
7 6 (10.53%) Use Case
8 5 (8.77%) BPMN
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Migration
9 4 (7.02%) CRM
9 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Validation
10 3 (5.26%) ETL
10 3 (5.26%) Line Management
10 3 (5.26%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) C
2 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) ISEB
2 12 (21.05%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco
2 3 (5.26%) ESRI
2 3 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) SunGard
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