The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 12 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 66 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.05% 7.05% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.63% 8.04% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 16
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£475 £425 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £476 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
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
621 448 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.52% 87.67% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 303 395
Average daily rate £425 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £518 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 37
Average hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 +5 44 £500 +11.11% 15
Salisbury +10 11 £350 - 2
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 1
Malmesbury - - - -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 61 (58.65%) Finance
2 41 (39.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (35.58%) Business Analysis
4 34 (32.69%) Data Modelling
5 29 (27.88%) GAP Analysis
6 28 (26.92%) Banking
7 27 (25.96%) Requirements Analysis
8 21 (20.19%) Business Transformation
8 21 (20.19%) MS Visio
9 19 (18.27%) UML
10 15 (14.42%) SSADM
10 15 (14.42%) DSDM
10 15 (14.42%) BPR
10 15 (14.42%) Basel II
10 15 (14.42%) Basel III
10 15 (14.42%) Solvency II
10 15 (14.42%) Migration
10 15 (14.42%) BPMN
11 12 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (9.62%) SQL
12 10 (9.62%) Business Objects
12 10 (9.62%) Data Migration
13 9 (8.65%) Data Analysis
13 9 (8.65%) Data Quality
13 9 (8.65%) Retail
14 8 (7.69%) Retail Banking
15 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (6.73%) Data Management
15 7 (6.73%) Business Process Improvement
15 7 (6.73%) COREP

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 21 (20.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.96%) DB2
2 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Axure RP
1 1 (0.96%) JIRA
1 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (58.65%) Finance
2 28 (26.92%) Banking
3 9 (8.65%) Retail
4 8 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.77%) Marketing
6 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) SOAP
2 1 (0.96%) XML
2 1 (0.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.96%) NHS
3 1 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.92%) Android
1 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (35.58%) Business Analysis
3 34 (32.69%) Data Modelling
4 29 (27.88%) GAP Analysis
5 27 (25.96%) Requirements Analysis
6 21 (20.19%) Business Transformation
7 19 (18.27%) UML
8 15 (14.42%) SSADM
8 15 (14.42%) DSDM
8 15 (14.42%) BPR
8 15 (14.42%) Migration
8 15 (14.42%) BPMN
9 10 (9.62%) Data Migration
10 9 (8.65%) Data Analysis
11 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.73%) Data Management
11 7 (6.73%) Business Process Improvement
11 7 (6.73%) Change Management
12 6 (5.77%) Information Management
12 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.62%) SQL
2 1 (0.96%) VB
2 1 (0.96%) COBOL
2 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (5.77%) CIMA
1 6 (5.77%) ACCA
2 5 (4.81%) MOS
3 2 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
4 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) Basel II
1 15 (14.42%) Basel III
1 15 (14.42%) Solvency II
2 9 (8.65%) Data Quality
3 7 (6.73%) COREP
3 7 (6.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (5.77%) SLA
4 6 (5.77%) FINREP
4 6 (5.77%) FATCA
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Business Objects
2 2 (1.92%) Cognos
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.92%) Hyperion
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe
3 1 (0.96%) Citrix
3 1 (0.96%) IBM
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle
3 1 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (0.96%) SAP
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