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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 26 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 25 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.23% 7.82% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.96% 9.67% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 14
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£370 £375 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £220 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.33 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.50% +60.64%
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
314 300 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.30% 80.86% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 231 128
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £13.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £13.50 £17.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015, 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 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Banking
4 5 (17.24%) ISEB
4 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Retail
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) MS Office
6 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
7 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.90%) Teradata
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
8 1 (3.45%) Casewise
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) MVC
8 1 (3.45%) ERP
8 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Analyst
1 24 (82.76%) Business Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Financial Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Business Development
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.90%) Teradata
3 1 (3.45%) Casewise
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Sage
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Rate: £375 - 400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago