Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £356 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Analyst
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 19 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.29% 5.61% 9.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 5.98% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 12
Bath median daily rate £356 £406 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.31% +11.30% +18.70%
10th Percentile £259 £349 £313
90th Percentile £418 £475 £373
Somerset median daily rate £350 £500 £365
% change year-on-year -30.00% +36.99% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Contract vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 201 184 174
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 93.88% 97.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 104 100
Bath median daily rate £363 £343 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.84% -3.52% +18.33%
10th Percentile £163 £182 £205
90th Percentile £500 £455 £450
Somerset median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 9
Bath median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +40.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £15.30 £15.10 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.50 £44.25 £23.10
Somerset median hourly rate £21.50 £27.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year -21.10% -30.57% +95.96%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Bath

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Bath

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Bath over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Bath

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bath region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) iTrent
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) iTrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP