The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newport 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 28 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 2.44% 7.04% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 10.42% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+39.74% -35.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 48 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 81.30% 67.61% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 37 62
Average daily rate £420 £396 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) RAD
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Psychology
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (11.11%) BPMN
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Market Research
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) BPR
5 1 (11.11%) Mainframe

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Product Owner
3 3 (33.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) RAD
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) BPR
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (11.11%) BPMN
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle