Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 60 59
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 46 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.44% 2.68% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.22% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 40
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +4.92%
10th Percentile £295 £320 £288
90th Percentile £545 £500 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +4.58% -4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £50.00 - £39.00
10th Percentile £47.50 - £37.00
90th Percentile £52.50 - £41.00
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -21.35% +154.29%

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 1,583 1,427 1,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.89% 83.06% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,077 953 1,105
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £273 £252 £253
90th Percentile £535 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 40 57
Bristol median hourly rate £40.88 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.79% -6.67% +33.93%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.49 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.13 £47.05 £46.70
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +7.69%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Finance
3 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (19.57%) User Stories
4 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
5 7 (15.22%) Analytics
5 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.04%) SDLC
6 6 (13.04%) User Experience
6 6 (13.04%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (13.04%) Information Security
6 6 (13.04%) Scrum
6 6 (13.04%) Banking
6 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 6 (13.04%) Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
7 5 (10.87%) BPMN
7 5 (10.87%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (10.87%) Business Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) Process Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Big Data
8 4 (8.70%) Coaching
8 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.70%) Requirements Management

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 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Hyperledger
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DWDM
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) GSM
1 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.17%) LTE
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
1 1 (2.17%) NGN
1 1 (2.17%) SDH
1 1 (2.17%) UMTS
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Big Data
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Hive
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.52%) HBase
3 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) IntelliJ
1 3 (6.52%) JUnit
1 3 (6.52%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Analyst
2 29 (63.04%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Process Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Pensions Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Pensions Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Kafka
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.17%) Frameworx
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (19.57%) User Stories
3 8 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (15.22%) Analytics
4 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
4 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
5 6 (13.04%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (13.04%) Change Management
5 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (13.04%) Information Security
5 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.04%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) SDLC
6 5 (10.87%) BPMN
6 5 (10.87%) Business Change Management
6 5 (10.87%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (10.87%) Process Architecture
6 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) CBAP
4 1 (2.17%) CISM
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) OSCP
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) GDPR
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) IFRS
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Hortonworks
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Teradata
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.17%) hybris
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Tableau