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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 47 32 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 34 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.58% 4.96% 9.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 5.25% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 62
Median daily rate £425 £412 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.28% -3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £513 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £33.00 £34.64
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -4.72%
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
628 648 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.15% 94.60% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 429 449
Median daily rate £375 £385 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 35 31
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £31.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 July 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 July 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 -7 16 £425 +1.79% 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 July 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 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 23 (53.49%) Business Analysis
3 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
6 7 (16.28%) Banking
7 6 (13.95%) Migration
7 6 (13.95%) User Stories
8 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) SAP
9 4 (9.30%) ISEB
9 4 (9.30%) Business Transformation
9 4 (9.30%) User Experience
9 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.98%) Document Management
10 3 (6.98%) Kanban
10 3 (6.98%) BPMN
10 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (6.98%) UML
10 3 (6.98%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Cisco IPCC
10 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
11 2 (4.65%) Retail
11 2 (4.65%) Logistics
11 2 (4.65%) Project Management
11 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma
11 2 (4.65%) ITIL
11 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
11 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Big Data
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) RIA
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Business Analysis
2 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) Migration
5 6 (13.95%) User Stories
6 5 (11.63%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) Business Transformation
7 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) BPMN
8 3 (6.98%) Document Management
8 3 (6.98%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Kanban
8 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (6.98%) UML
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL
9 2 (4.65%) Logistics
9 2 (4.65%) Project Management
9 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C#
1 1 (2.33%) C++
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) CBAP
3 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Basel II
1 1 (2.33%) Basel III
1 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) BT
3 1 (2.33%) Murex
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com