The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 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 Somerset 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 22 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 27 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.71% 0.53% 8.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.22% 0.84% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £463 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £463 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -28.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
293 119 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 83.71% 62.63% 68.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 69 56
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.84 £10.20 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.36 £19.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 21 £481 - 3
Yeovil - - - - 1
Bath - - - - 1
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 27 (67.50%) SAP
2 18 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (42.50%) ITIL
4 16 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
6 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.00%) SAP SD
9 7 (17.50%) MS Office
9 7 (17.50%) ABAP
10 6 (15.00%) SQL
11 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 5 (12.50%) BPMN
11 5 (12.50%) ERP
12 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
12 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 4 (10.00%) Project Management
13 3 (7.50%) Migration
13 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
13 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
13 3 (7.50%) Time Management
13 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
13 3 (7.50%) Logistics
13 3 (7.50%) Service Management
13 3 (7.50%) Change Management
13 3 (7.50%) ISEB
13 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
13 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
13 3 (7.50%) Windows

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.50%) Summit
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Analyst
2 23 (57.50%) Business Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) SAP Business Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) ABAP Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Configuration Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Data Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Change Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) SAP SD Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Data Migration Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (2.50%) Business Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (42.50%) ITIL
3 16 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.50%) BPMN
5 5 (12.50%) ERP
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Time Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Logistics
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 3 (7.50%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) ABAP
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) SAP
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
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