The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheltenham region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 20 14 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +40
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.59% 4.17% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 5.17% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £388 £300 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £300 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £300 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £57.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +30.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 58 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.03% 80.56% 88.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 152
Average daily rate £425 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Analysis
Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Business Analysis
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Windchill
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (33.33%) Windchill
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) PLM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) APMP