The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 41 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.14% 4.55% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.77% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 41
Median daily rate £438 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £323 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -12.93%
Business Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 755 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.60% 95.45% 97.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 494 450
Median daily rate £363 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 35
Median hourly rate £22.00 £31.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.20 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -6 15 £461 -2.89% 2
Trowbridge - 1 £375 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Wiltshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 24 (68.57%) Business Analysis
3 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
5 8 (22.86%) Banking
6 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (20.00%) User Stories
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) ISEB
8 4 (11.43%) User Experience
9 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
9 3 (8.57%) Project Management
9 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPCC
9 3 (8.57%) Kanban
10 2 (5.71%) Smart Meter
10 2 (5.71%) Open Source
10 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.71%) Confluence
10 2 (5.71%) Logistics
10 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
10 2 (5.71%) Degree
10 2 (5.71%) JIRA
10 2 (5.71%) SQL
10 2 (5.71%) OLAP
10 2 (5.71%) SAP
10 2 (5.71%) Change Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Big Data
1 2 (5.71%) OLAP
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.86%) RIA
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Business Analysis
2 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 7 (20.00%) User Stories
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Kanban
6 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Logistics
7 2 (5.71%) Open Source
7 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.86%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) CBAP
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Murex