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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South West / Devon
Rank 28 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.38% 2.26% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.62% 2.33% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 10
Median daily rate £330 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -13.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
267 257 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 95.70% 96.98% 98.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 192 128
Median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £21.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.52% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +6 14 £330 +1.93%
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (11.54%) NHS
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (7.69%) QA
6 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) SSADM
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.85%) IIS
7 1 (3.85%) SQL

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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) CCTV
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) SSADM
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.69%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) VMware