The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 18 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 5.79% 4.84% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 5.00% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £375 £425 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +203.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 91.74% 96.77% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 35 27
Average daily rate £375 £300 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £200 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
South Wales

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 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) UML
1 6 (33.33%) Scrum
1 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 3 (16.67%) Scala
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) RAD
4 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) RUP
5 2 (11.11%) DSDM
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) UML
1 6 (33.33%) Scrum
1 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) RAD
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) RUP
5 2 (11.11%) DSDM
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) TOWER Software
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