The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 33 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 30 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.11% 3.03% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 4.09% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 12
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£425 £418 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £361 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £26.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.58%
Business Analysis
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
562 367 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.99% 74.14% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 242 341
Average daily rate £425 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 20
Average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.00 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £55.00 £97.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 22 £403 -3.88%
Chippenham - - - - 2
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (20.97%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (19.35%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (19.35%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) Retail
6 9 (14.52%) Banking
6 9 (14.52%) FATCA
6 9 (14.52%) FINREP
6 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.90%) COREP
7 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 8 (12.90%) Data Management
8 7 (11.29%) Change Management
8 7 (11.29%) CIMA
8 7 (11.29%) ACCA
8 7 (11.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.29%) UML
9 6 (9.68%) ISO 9001
9 6 (9.68%) ISEB
9 6 (9.68%) Retail Banking
9 6 (9.68%) Matrix Management
10 5 (8.06%) Marketing
10 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
10 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.06%) RUP
11 4 (6.45%) MS Visio

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS Project
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Rational Rose
1 3 (4.84%) RequisitePro
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Retail
3 9 (14.52%) Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Retail Banking
5 5 (8.06%) Marketing
6 4 (6.45%) Military
7 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Analyst
2 39 (62.90%) Business Analyst
3 19 (30.65%) Senior Business Analyst
3 19 (30.65%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
5 8 (12.90%) Designer
6 6 (9.68%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Payments Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Contracts Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 1 (1.61%) Digital Designer
10 1 (1.61%) Logistics Project Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Product Owner
10 1 (1.61%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) J2EE
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) SWIFT
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (4.84%) APACS
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (20.97%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (19.35%) GAP Analysis
3 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.90%) Data Management
6 7 (11.29%) Change Management
6 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.29%) UML
7 6 (9.68%) Matrix Management
8 5 (8.06%) RUP
8 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
9 4 (6.45%) Coaching
9 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Management
9 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.84%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.84%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.84%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) Java
1 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) ACCA
2 7 (11.29%) CIMA
3 6 (9.68%) ISEB
4 4 (6.45%) Degree
5 3 (4.84%) CBAP
6 1 (1.61%) PMP
6 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) FATCA
1 9 (14.52%) FINREP
2 8 (12.90%) COREP
3 7 (11.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (9.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe
2 1 (1.61%) Citrix
2 1 (1.61%) Juniper
2 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.61%) SAP
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco