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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 29 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 16 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.82% 5.95% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 8.57% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 8
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£380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £38.22
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -18.89%
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
256 175 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.11% 69.44% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 114 121
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £10.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +76.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) UML
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Banking
4 6 (20.00%) Use Case
4 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 5 (16.67%) SOA
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (10.00%) Content Management
7 3 (10.00%) AS400
7 3 (10.00%) TestDirector
7 3 (10.00%) ISEB
7 3 (10.00%) CCA
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) J2EE
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.00%) MS Project
7 3 (10.00%) MS Office
8 2 (6.67%) XML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Project
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) MPLS
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
1 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Business Analyst
1 26 (86.67%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) J2EE
2 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) AS400
3 2 (6.67%) New Media
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) UML
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) Use Case
3 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Content Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Web Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
1 3 (10.00%) CCA
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Juniper
2 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
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Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago