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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 53 48
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 29 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.42% 2.11% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 2.56% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 17
Median daily rate £375 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -2.81% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £43.43
% change year-on-year +17.54% -34.37%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 692 702 757
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.70% 82.11% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1832 2119
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 46
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £12.00 £17.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £44.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) Marketing
3 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.78%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.33%) SAP
6 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 6 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (13.33%) Electronics
7 5 (11.11%) SAP CO
7 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 5 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.11%) SAP FI
8 4 (8.89%) User Stories
8 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (8.89%) ISEB
8 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Migration
9 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (6.67%) SAP FI-AP
9 3 (6.67%) SAP SRM
9 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
9 3 (6.67%) Release Management
9 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel

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 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (11.11%) SAP CO
2 5 (11.11%) SAP FI
2 5 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (6.67%) Maximo
3 3 (6.67%) SAP FI-AP
3 3 (6.67%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.22%) ERwin
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.22%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
3 10 (22.22%) Marketing
4 6 (13.33%) Electronics
4 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Publishing
5 2 (4.44%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Advertising
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Analyst
2 28 (62.22%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) SAP FI Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Maximo Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Maximo Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Linked Data
3 2 (4.44%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.78%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.89%) User Stories
8 3 (6.67%) Data Privacy
8 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.67%) Release Management
8 3 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (4.44%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (4.44%) Data Management
9 2 (4.44%) ETL
9 2 (4.44%) ITIL
9 2 (4.44%) Prototyping
9 2 (4.44%) RUP
9 2 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
1 1 (2.22%) Java
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
1 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) IIBA
5 1 (2.22%) CITP
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Kibana
1 1 (2.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos
2 1 (2.22%) IBM
2 1 (2.22%) Lotus
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Pegasus
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Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: £370 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago