The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 28 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.66% 5.34% 8.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 5.56% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 26
Median daily rate - £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+20.98% +3.65%
Business Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
216 324 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 89.63% 96.14% 96.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 167 254
Median daily rate £350 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.57% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street +2 4 - -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Vermilion
3 6 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (23.81%) Electronics
4 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
4 5 (23.81%) SAP
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
4 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Office 365
6 3 (14.29%) User Stories
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Banking
7 2 (9.52%) Retail
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (4.76%) Case Management
8 1 (4.76%) Conflict Management
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) BPMN
8 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Case Management
8 1 (4.76%) Conflict Management
8 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.76%) Process Management
8 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) UML
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Vermilion
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Capita
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft