The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 16 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 36 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.11% 5.56% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.02% 5.81% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 9
Average daily rate £410 £383 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -12.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £419 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
399 258 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 89.86% 95.56% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 209 246
Average daily rate £400 £410 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 16
Average hourly rate £21.75 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.39 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 53 (88.33%) Finance
2 34 (56.67%) GAP Analysis
3 29 (48.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (45.00%) Business Analysis
5 23 (38.33%) Banking
6 21 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 19 (31.67%) UML
8 13 (21.67%) SSADM
8 13 (21.67%) DSDM
8 13 (21.67%) BPR
8 13 (21.67%) Business Transformation
9 12 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 12 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 12 (20.00%) ISEB
10 11 (18.33%) Basel III
11 10 (16.67%) Solvency II
11 10 (16.67%) Basel II
12 9 (15.00%) SWOT Analysis
13 8 (13.33%) Migration
13 8 (13.33%) BPMN
13 8 (13.33%) Use Case
14 7 (11.67%) Retail Banking
14 7 (11.67%) Retail
15 6 (10.00%) COREP
16 5 (8.33%) FINREP
16 5 (8.33%) Requirements Management
17 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
17 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
18 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
18 3 (5.00%) SharePoint

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.67%) QlikView
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 53 (88.33%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Retail Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.67%) PDA
2 1 (1.67%) APACS
2 1 (1.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) GAP Analysis
2 29 (48.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 21 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 19 (31.67%) UML
6 13 (21.67%) SSADM
6 13 (21.67%) DSDM
6 13 (21.67%) BPR
6 13 (21.67%) Business Transformation
7 12 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 9 (15.00%) SWOT Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Migration
9 8 (13.33%) BPMN
9 8 (13.33%) Use Case
10 5 (8.33%) Requirements Management
11 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
12 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (3.33%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) Basel III
2 10 (16.67%) Solvency II
2 10 (16.67%) Basel II
3 6 (10.00%) COREP
4 5 (8.33%) FINREP
5 3 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.67%) IAS 39
6 1 (1.67%) QA
6 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (1.67%) Juniper
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (1.67%) SAP
2 1 (1.67%) BT
2 1 (1.67%) Actimize
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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