Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Analysis
South West > Bristol
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 69 57
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 54 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.48% 2.39% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.91% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 41
Bristol median daily rate £396 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +8.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £343 £275
90th Percentile £530 £535 £475
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £408
% change year-on-year +6.45% -4.91% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +84.21% -7.88%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,847 1,613 1,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.84% 81.92% 85.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,281 1,076 1,012
Bristol median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £276 £256 £255
90th Percentile £538 £538 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 48 68
Bristol median hourly rate £38.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -4.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £14.99 £11.93 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.63 £48.25 £46.80
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.65%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Bristol over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 23 (42.59%) Finance
1 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (18.52%) Scrum
4 10 (18.52%) User Stories
5 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (14.81%) User Experience
7 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.96%) Banking
7 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 6 (11.11%) ISEB
8 6 (11.11%) Change Management
8 6 (11.11%) Information Security
8 6 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation
9 5 (9.26%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
10 4 (7.41%) JIRA
10 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance
10 4 (7.41%) Confluence
10 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.41%) VBA
10 4 (7.41%) Information Governance
10 4 (7.41%) Decision-Making

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.70%) Big Data
2 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.70%) HBase
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) IntelliJ
2 2 (3.70%) JUnit
2 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 2 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Analyst
2 30 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Business IT Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Consultant
3 5 (9.26%) IT Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Business Change Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Pensions Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) Kafka
3 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.81%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) CMDB
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (18.52%) Scrum
4 10 (18.52%) User Stories
5 6 (11.11%) Change Management
5 6 (11.11%) Information Security
5 6 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation
6 5 (9.26%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Decision-Making
7 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance
7 4 (7.41%) Information Governance
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Migration
8 3 (5.56%) Requirements Management
8 3 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) VBA
3 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.70%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Hortonworks
2 2 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Intapp
3 1 (1.85%) Teradata