The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 41 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.90% 2.44% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 3.48% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate
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£360 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £660 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -44.78%
Business Analysis
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 115 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 76.27% 70.12% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 87 76
Average daily rate £395 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £187 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 28
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -11 1 £413 -17.50% 2
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
3 3 (27.27%) ISO 14001
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Summit
3 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) BPMN
5 1 (9.09%) IIBA
5 1 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Change Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) BPMN
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) IIBA
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Business Objects