The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wiltshire 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 Analysis
Rank 48 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 21 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.95% 3.23% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 4.13% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 4
Average daily rate £410 £370 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £343 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.89 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +28.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
528 363 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 74.16% 78.23% 66.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 259 283
Average daily rate £400 £420 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 33
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -2 17 £410 +10.81%
Devizes - - - -
Salisbury - - - - 1
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) GAP Analysis
3 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (22.22%) Use Case
4 9 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (20.00%) ISEB
5 8 (17.78%) Project Management
5 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.78%) SWOT Analysis
5 8 (17.78%) Requirements Management
6 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) UML
7 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (11.11%) SQL
9 4 (8.89%) Banking
9 4 (8.89%) COREP
9 4 (8.89%) FINREP
10 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (6.67%) Retail
10 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
10 3 (6.67%) Migration
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (6.67%) SAP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP EBP
1 2 (4.44%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) QlikView
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) LSMW
2 1 (2.22%) Rational Rose
General
1 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Business Analyst
1 35 (77.78%) Analyst
2 16 (35.56%) Senior Business Analyst
2 16 (35.56%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Fraud Business Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) Systems Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) Technical Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Fraud Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) SAP Support
4 1 (2.22%) UML Business Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.22%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) PDA
1 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
1 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (2.22%) APACS
1 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) GAP Analysis
2 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (22.22%) Use Case
3 9 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (17.78%) Project Management
4 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.78%) SWOT Analysis
4 8 (17.78%) Requirements Management
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.56%) UML
6 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.67%) Migration
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
9 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.44%) Service Management
9 2 (4.44%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) COREP
1 4 (8.89%) FINREP
2 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
4 1 (2.22%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.22%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (2.22%) Actimize
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Juniper