Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 62 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 -18 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 47 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.40% 2.72% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 3.28% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 59
Bristol median daily rate £405 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.83% -7.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £349 £279 £317
90th Percentile £535 £488 £490
South West median daily rate £381 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -4.75% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +84.21% - -

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 1562 1404 1397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.73% 83.13% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1059 1018 1088
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £532
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -15.56%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) SDLC
4 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 7 (14.89%) ISEB
6 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
6 7 (14.89%) Requirements Management
7 6 (12.77%) Marketing
7 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle
8 5 (10.64%) SAP
8 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (10.64%) SAP FI
8 5 (10.64%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.64%) Electronics
8 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
8 5 (10.64%) QA
8 5 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (10.64%) SAP CO
8 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.51%) GDPR
9 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (8.51%) Product Management
9 4 (8.51%) Analytics
9 4 (8.51%) User Stories

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 (6.38%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SAP CO
1 5 (10.64%) SAP FI
1 5 (10.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (6.38%) SAP FI-AP
2 3 (6.38%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.13%) Maximo
3 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
1 2 (4.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.26%) MS Access
3 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) ProC
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 6 (12.77%) Marketing
5 5 (10.64%) Electronics
5 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Analyst
2 27 (57.45%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Business IT Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) IT Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) IT Business Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SAP FI Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SAP Financial Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) SAS Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Information Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) SAML
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (21.28%) SDLC
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Requirements Management
5 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.51%) Analytics
7 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (8.51%) Product Management
7 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) User Stories
8 3 (6.38%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (6.38%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.38%) Prototyping
8 3 (6.38%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (6.38%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) PROC SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VBA
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) CISM
3 2 (4.26%) CISSP
3 2 (4.26%) OSCP
3 2 (4.26%) SANS
4 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) GDPR
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.13%) FINREP
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Kibana
1 1 (2.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 3 (6.38%) Netezza
4 2 (4.26%) CyberArk
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) FNZ
5 1 (2.13%) Lotus
5 1 (2.13%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata