The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 8 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 14.94% 7.41% 7.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.66% 8.11% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.83 £37.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
-12.46% +35.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
166 148 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 95.40% 91.36% 97.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 96 41
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £35.50 £19.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.05% +69.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £37.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) PRINCE2
2 14 (48.28%) Project Management
3 10 (34.48%) ISEB
3 10 (34.48%) UML
3 10 (34.48%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 6 (20.69%) ISO 14001
5 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
5 6 (20.69%) Summit
6 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
6 5 (17.24%) User Stories
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) BC Cleared
9 2 (6.90%) Degree
10 1 (3.45%) JIRA
10 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.45%) BDD
10 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
10 1 (3.45%) TDD
10 1 (3.45%) BPR
10 1 (3.45%) CRM
10 1 (3.45%) SQL
10 1 (3.45%) Oracle
10 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Summit
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) PRINCE2
2 14 (48.28%) Project Management
3 10 (34.48%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) UML
3 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) User Stories
5 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) BPR
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (3.45%) API Integration
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) ISEB
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) BC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
1 6 (20.69%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago