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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 29 42 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 34 21 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.86% 3.00% 8.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 3.19% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 47
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% -5.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £408 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £33.71 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-2.84% +19.32%

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
664 658 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.99% 94.13% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 462 436
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -56.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +14 28 £425 -10.57% 4
Marlborough - 2 £406 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 26 (45.61%) Business Analysis
3 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (28.07%) Project Management
6 11 (19.30%) Change Management
6 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
8 8 (14.04%) General Ledger
8 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
8 8 (14.04%) SQL
8 8 (14.04%) OLAP
8 8 (14.04%) User Stories
8 8 (14.04%) JIRA
8 8 (14.04%) Confluence
9 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
9 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
10 6 (10.53%) Retail
10 6 (10.53%) Migration
10 6 (10.53%) CISA
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 6 (10.53%) ISEB
10 6 (10.53%) CISSP
11 5 (8.77%) Workflow
11 5 (8.77%) Information Security
11 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.77%) Data Loss Prevention
12 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared

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 8 (14.04%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SAP BPC
1 3 (5.26%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Slack
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) DMZ
2 2 (3.51%) Intranet
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) OLAP
2 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) JIRA
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) General Ledger
3 6 (10.53%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Derivative
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Business Analysis
2 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (28.07%) Project Management
5 11 (19.30%) Change Management
6 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
7 8 (14.04%) User Stories
8 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
8 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
9 6 (10.53%) Migration
9 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 5 (8.77%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (8.77%) Information Security
10 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.77%) Workflow
11 4 (7.02%) Requirements Management
11 4 (7.02%) Use Case
11 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) CISA
1 6 (10.53%) CISSP
1 6 (10.53%) ISEB
2 4 (7.02%) IIBA
2 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) CISM
5 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.75%) GDPR
2 1 (1.75%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) SAP
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