The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales 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 24 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 West Wales 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 21 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 7.30% 5.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.87% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.33 £32.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +11.01%
Job Titles Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 32 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 92.70% 86.49% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 13 25
Average daily rate £388 £387 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £10.85 £16.20 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% +1.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Analyst
Wales

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
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Swansea -14 10 £375 - 1
Business Analyst
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Business Analyst
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Business Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) UML
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) EDRMS
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) Scala
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (27.27%) RAD
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
7 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) User Stories
8 1 (9.09%) Use Case
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 1 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Business Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) UML
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) RAD
7 2 (18.18%) User Stories
7 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Scala
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago