The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 24 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.58% 6.31% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 6.45% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Median daily rate £335 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.47 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +90.42%
Business Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
205 217 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 95.35% 97.75% 99.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 103 100
Median daily rate £340 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 9
Median hourly rate £28.75 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.27% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £20.50 £28.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Devon region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +11 12 £335 +3.07% 1
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Billing
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) SSADM
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) MS Office
4 2 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Back Office
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) BPR

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Billing
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
1 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.11%) Process Management
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) SSADM
3 2 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) BPR
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) VMware