Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 59 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 53 47 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.09% 2.86% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 3.47% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 45
Bristol median daily rate £406 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £325 £297
90th Percentile £526 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £39.00
South West median hourly rate - - £44.50

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 1,429 1,353 1,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.28% 82.40% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 921 1,059
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.67% -0.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £255
90th Percentile £525 £530 £525
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.58% +3.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 55
Bristol median hourly rate £38.53 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.73% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.72 £13.75
90th Percentile £47.15 £50.25 £52.40
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +22.93%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) Finance
3 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (18.87%) Banking
6 8 (15.09%) Change Management
6 8 (15.09%) Analytics
6 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.09%) User Stories
7 7 (13.21%) Migration
7 7 (13.21%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (13.21%) TOGAF
8 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.32%) GDPR
8 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.43%) Regulatory Compliance
9 5 (9.43%) Business Change Management
9 5 (9.43%) Process Architecture
9 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (9.43%) SQL
9 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
9 5 (9.43%) Requirements Management
9 5 (9.43%) QA
9 5 (9.43%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (9.43%) BPMN
10 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
10 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
10 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking

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 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.89%) Hyperledger
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) DWDM
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) GSM
1 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.89%) LTE
1 1 (1.89%) Network Security
1 1 (1.89%) NGN
1 1 (1.89%) SDH
1 1 (1.89%) UMTS
1 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.89%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.89%) HBase
3 1 (1.89%) QlikView
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.89%) JUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Maven
2 1 (1.89%) Rational Rose
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.77%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (77.36%) Analyst
2 38 (71.70%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Process Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Lead Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Digital Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) Kafka
2 1 (1.89%) LDAP
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Frameworx
3 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.89%) PKI
3 1 (1.89%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.09%) Analytics
3 8 (15.09%) Change Management
3 8 (15.09%) User Stories
3 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
4 7 (13.21%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (13.21%) Migration
4 7 (13.21%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (9.43%) BPMN
6 5 (9.43%) Business Change Management
6 5 (9.43%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (9.43%) Process Architecture
6 5 (9.43%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (9.43%) Requirements Management
6 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
7 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) Scala
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) CISA
3 2 (3.77%) CRISC
4 1 (1.89%) CBAP
4 1 (1.89%) CISM
4 1 (1.89%) CISSP
4 1 (1.89%) OSCP
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) GDPR
2 5 (9.43%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) IFRS
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe
2 1 (1.89%) EMC
2 1 (1.89%) FNZ
2 1 (1.89%) GoldenSource
2 1 (1.89%) Hortonworks
2 1 (1.89%) hybris
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
2 1 (1.89%) Tableau
2 1 (1.89%) Teradata