The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 30 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.12% 5.97% 8.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 6.37% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 35
Median daily rate £455 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £517 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
Business Analyst
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
323 455 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.00% 93.62% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 327 324
Median daily rate £375 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 25
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Swindon region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 21 (65.63%) Business Analysis
3 15 (46.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) User Stories
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Banking
6 6 (18.75%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) User Experience
8 3 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (9.38%) ISEB
8 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
9 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
9 2 (6.25%) Open Source
9 2 (6.25%) Confluence
9 2 (6.25%) Big Data
9 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
9 2 (6.25%) Logistics
9 2 (6.25%) Degree
9 2 (6.25%) JIRA
9 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
9 2 (6.25%) SAP
9 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.25%) Document Management
10 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (6.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.13%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) RIA
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Business Analysis
2 15 (46.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
4 7 (21.88%) User Stories
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.38%) Kanban
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (6.25%) Document Management
7 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Logistics
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source
7 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.13%) Change Management
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) UML
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) BT
2 1 (3.13%) Murex