The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 17 April 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 Dorset 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 26 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.03% 4.81% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 4.89% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Average daily rate £363 £438 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £550 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-17.55% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 184 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 93.94% 98.40% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 105 133
Average daily rate £350 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +56.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -3 6 £350 +12.00% 2
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (76.92%) Business Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (38.46%) Reference Data
5 4 (30.77%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
6 3 (23.08%) ACCA
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
7 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) MS Project
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Document Management
8 1 (7.69%) Service Management
8 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.69%) Intel
8 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Capita
8 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) QlikView
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) Capita
Poole, Dorset
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 17 days ago