The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 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 Swindon 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 20 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 24 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.73% 1.01% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.36% 1.38% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 3
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£445 £413 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £379 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £474 £637
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 £27.25 £19.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+37.97% -34.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
326 290 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.80% 72.86% 67.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 206 149
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £295 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £499 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £13.40 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
Wiltshire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) Banking
5 9 (22.50%) Retail
6 8 (20.00%) Retail Banking
6 8 (20.00%) ISEB
6 8 (20.00%) UML
6 8 (20.00%) FINREP
7 7 (17.50%) COREP
7 7 (17.50%) FATCA
7 7 (17.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (15.00%) Business Transformation
9 5 (12.50%) CIMA
9 5 (12.50%) ACCA
10 4 (10.00%) SSADM
10 4 (10.00%) DSDM
10 4 (10.00%) Rational Rose
10 4 (10.00%) APACS
10 4 (10.00%) Migration
10 4 (10.00%) SWIFT
10 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 4 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
11 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
11 3 (7.50%) Use Case
11 3 (7.50%) SWOT Analysis
11 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Rational Rose
2 2 (5.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (22.50%) Retail
4 8 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Business Analyst
1 35 (87.50%) Analyst
2 24 (60.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 24 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Payments Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Logistics Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Product Owner
7 1 (2.50%) Trainer
7 1 (2.50%) Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Logistics Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) APACS
1 4 (10.00%) SWIFT
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) UML
4 6 (15.00%) Business Transformation
5 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) SSADM
5 4 (10.00%) DSDM
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) SWOT Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Use Case
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ISEB
2 5 (12.50%) ACCA
2 5 (12.50%) CIMA
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) FINREP
2 7 (17.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (17.50%) FATCA
2 7 (17.50%) COREP
3 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco
1 2 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) SAP