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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 23 10 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 43 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.28% 9.50% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 10.14% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 30
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£413 £426 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% +11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.83 £37.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
-12.46% +35.72%
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
632 631 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 92.26% 93.62% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 429 351
Average daily rate £388 £368 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.44% -2.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 43
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.50 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 35 £413 -8.43% 6
Chippenham - 1 £325 - 2
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 86 (68.80%) Finance
2 49 (39.20%) Business Analysis
3 47 (37.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (28.00%) Banking
5 27 (21.60%) GAP Analysis
6 25 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 23 (18.40%) Requirements Analysis
8 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (14.40%) BPMN
9 18 (14.40%) Data Analysis
10 17 (13.60%) Use Case
10 17 (13.60%) Business Transformation
10 17 (13.60%) Telecoms
11 15 (12.00%) UML
12 14 (11.20%) MS Visio
12 14 (11.20%) Migration
13 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.40%) Scrum
13 13 (10.40%) Basel II
13 13 (10.40%) SSADM
14 12 (9.60%) DSDM
14 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (9.60%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (9.60%) BPR
14 12 (9.60%) Basel III
14 12 (9.60%) Solvency II
15 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (8.00%) SQL
16 8 (6.40%) ERP
16 8 (6.40%) Data Migration

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.40%) CMS
2 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (11.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) SPSS
2 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.80%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.80%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) ATM
1 1 (0.80%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (9.60%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 86 (68.80%) Finance
2 35 (28.00%) Banking
3 17 (13.60%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Billing
5 1 (0.80%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.60%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.80%) Reference Data
3 1 (0.80%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.20%) Business Analysis
2 47 (37.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (21.60%) GAP Analysis
4 25 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 23 (18.40%) Requirements Analysis
6 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (14.40%) Data Analysis
7 18 (14.40%) BPMN
8 17 (13.60%) Use Case
8 17 (13.60%) Business Transformation
9 15 (12.00%) UML
10 14 (11.20%) Migration
11 13 (10.40%) Scrum
11 13 (10.40%) SSADM
12 12 (9.60%) DSDM
12 12 (9.60%) BPR
13 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (6.40%) ERP
14 8 (6.40%) Data Migration
15 6 (4.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) ISEB
1 7 (5.60%) ACCA
1 7 (5.60%) CIMA
2 4 (3.20%) MOS
3 2 (1.60%) AAT
4 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) Basel II
2 12 (9.60%) Basel III
2 12 (9.60%) Solvency II
3 8 (6.40%) FINREP
4 7 (5.60%) COREP
4 7 (5.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (4.80%) FATCA
6 5 (4.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.80%) COSO
8 1 (0.80%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) Oracle
2 2 (1.60%) SAP
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.60%) Epicor
3 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
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