The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 18 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 5.33% 5.63% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 5.88% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.29 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.59 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+45.30% +7.14%
Business Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 68 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 94.67% 95.77% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 42
Average daily rate £400 £411 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £279 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.65 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Business Analyst
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 9 (100.00%) BPMN
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (11.11%) Finance

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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.

General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) BPMN
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland