The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 61 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 88 124 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.03% 4.06% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 5.20% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 106 74
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £498 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 £17.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.28% -61.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2280 2383 2562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.38% 78.03% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1535 1604
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 95 115
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Bristol +1 29 £363 -3.33% 3
Wiltshire -15 19 £348 -20.57% 4
Dorset -5 16 £439 +22.29% 2
Somerset +8 9 - - 1
Gloucestershire +9 6 £450 +38.35% 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 59 (32.42%) Finance
2 43 (23.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.93%) Project Management
4 29 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (13.19%) SQL
6 23 (12.64%) ISEB
7 20 (10.99%) Security Cleared
8 17 (9.34%) Degree
9 15 (8.24%) Scrum
9 15 (8.24%) Change Management
9 15 (8.24%) Microsoft
10 14 (7.69%) Telecoms
10 14 (7.69%) Banking
11 13 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
11 13 (7.14%) Use Case
11 13 (7.14%) SAP
11 13 (7.14%) DV Cleared
12 12 (6.59%) Management Information System
12 12 (6.59%) Data Analysis
13 11 (6.04%) MS Excel
13 11 (6.04%) SharePoint
14 10 (5.49%) User Stories
14 10 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2
15 9 (4.95%) QA
15 9 (4.95%) SQL Server
15 9 (4.95%) Performance Improvement
16 8 (4.40%) CBAP
16 8 (4.40%) Target Operating Model

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.65%) Apache
3 3 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.10%) Confluence
4 2 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (0.55%) Drupal
5 1 (0.55%) Node.js
5 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.65%) MS Office
4 2 (1.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.55%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.55%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.55%) Office 365
1 1 (0.55%) PaaS
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
1 1 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.65%) MVNO
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) Intranet
2 1 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.20%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.65%) Data Mart
4 3 (1.65%) MySQL
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.65%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.65%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.10%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.55%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (3.30%) JIRA
2 2 (1.10%) Rational Rose
2 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.55%) Ant
3 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.55%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.55%) Maven
3 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 59 (32.42%) Finance
2 14 (7.69%) Banking
2 14 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.85%) Retail
4 6 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.75%) Marketing
6 4 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.10%) Legal
7 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Billing
8 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 125 (68.68%) Analyst
2 110 (60.44%) Business Analyst
3 13 (7.14%) Architect
4 12 (6.59%) Financial Analyst
4 12 (6.59%) Service Analyst
5 11 (6.04%) Business Systems Analyst
5 11 (6.04%) Consultant
5 11 (6.04%) Developer
5 11 (6.04%) Finance Business Analyst
5 11 (6.04%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (5.49%) Business Manager
6 10 (5.49%) Lead Business Analyst
6 10 (5.49%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (4.95%) Financial Business Analyst
7 9 (4.95%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 8 (4.40%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (4.40%) Change Manager
8 8 (4.40%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 7 (3.85%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.40%) Web Services
2 6 (3.30%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.65%) CSS
3 3 (1.65%) HTML
3 3 (1.65%) Mason
3 3 (1.65%) React
3 3 (1.65%) XML
4 2 (1.10%) .NET
4 2 (1.10%) EDI
4 2 (1.10%) EDIFACT
4 2 (1.10%) J2EE
5 1 (0.55%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.55%) jQuery
5 1 (0.55%) Middleware
5 1 (0.55%) RESTful
5 1 (0.55%) Spring
5 1 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.85%) NHS
4 5 (2.75%) User Experience
5 4 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.20%) Life Science
6 3 (1.65%) IVR
6 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.10%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.10%) iPad
8 1 (0.55%) Derivative
8 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.55%) PMI
8 1 (0.55%) Psychology
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.55%) Telematics
8 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.10%) AIX
1 2 (1.10%) Linux
1 2 (1.10%) Unix
2 1 (0.55%) Android
2 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (15.93%) Project Management
4 15 (8.24%) Change Management
4 15 (8.24%) Scrum
5 13 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (7.14%) Use Case
6 12 (6.59%) Data Analysis
7 10 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2
7 10 (5.49%) User Stories
8 9 (4.95%) Performance Improvement
9 8 (4.40%) Migration
9 8 (4.40%) Target Operating Model
9 8 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (4.40%) Validation
10 7 (3.85%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (3.85%) Requirements Management
10 7 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.19%) SQL
2 7 (3.85%) Java
3 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.65%) C
4 3 (1.65%) Groovy
4 3 (1.65%) PHP
4 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.10%) C#
5 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (12.64%) ISEB
2 20 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 17 (9.34%) Degree
4 13 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.40%) CBAP
6 6 (3.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) ACCA
7 2 (1.10%) CIMA
8 1 (0.55%) APMG
8 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.95%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.55%) COBIT
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.14%) SAP
3 7 (3.85%) Oracle
3 7 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.75%) Vermilion
5 3 (1.65%) Teradata
6 2 (1.10%) IBM
6 2 (1.10%) Informatica
7 1 (0.55%) Apple
7 1 (0.55%) Capita
7 1 (0.55%) Casewise
7 1 (0.55%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.55%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.55%) Saba
7 1 (0.55%) Tableau
7 1 (0.55%) Thunderhead
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Hydrogen Group
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £450 per day
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