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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 38 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.10% 1.94% 5.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.69% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate £315 £228 £665
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -65.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £186 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £270 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.38 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+47.91% -7.69%
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
231 223 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 84.93% 71.94% 79.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 114 116
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +32.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £12.88 £11.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Exeter +1 2 £305 +74.28%
Plymouth -10 1 £325 +16.07%
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (60.00%) UML
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Back Office
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) BPR
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001