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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 27 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.48% 6.44% 9.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 6.84% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 41
Median daily rate £425 £418 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £288 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £528 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £33.00 £34.64
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -4.72%
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
342 395 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.80% 94.27% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 285 308
Median daily rate £363 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 20 21
Median hourly rate £21.50 £16.04 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.06% -19.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 18 (56.25%) Business Analysis
3 15 (46.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Banking
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 5 (15.63%) User Stories
7 4 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 4 (12.50%) User Experience
8 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (9.38%) ISEB
8 3 (9.38%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) BPMN
8 3 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (6.25%) Big Data
9 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
9 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
9 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.25%) Document Management
9 2 (6.25%) Logistics
9 2 (6.25%) Degree
9 2 (6.25%) SAP
9 2 (6.25%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) MS Visio

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
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
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) 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 18 (56.25%) Business Analysis
2 15 (46.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) User Stories
5 4 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.38%) BPMN
6 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Kanban
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (9.38%) UML
7 2 (6.25%) Document Management
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Logistics
7 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
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%) Basel II
1 1 (3.13%) Basel III
1 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) BT
2 1 (3.13%) Murex