The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 29 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.56% 8.02% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 8.18% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £360 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £32.00 £34.31
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -6.73%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 159 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 93.23% 98.15% 98.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 96 87
Average daily rate £375 £313 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £43.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 July 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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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 -9 1 £300 -16.66% 2
Exmouth - - - -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (30.00%) NHS
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Summit
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Summit
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) Siebel
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
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