The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had IT Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 139 144 140
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.094% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.098% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £343 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £25.73
IT Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2890 3056 2843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.79% 95.50% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1868 1952 1859
Median daily rate £368 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 203 170
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.19 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

IT Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IT Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IT Business Analyst
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 IT Business Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol +3 3 £324 +17.72% 1
Devon +12 1 £325 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £588 -
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT 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 South West region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) SSADM
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) VMware