Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 61 67
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 -24
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 56 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.71% 2.85% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.44% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 37
Bristol median daily rate £388 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% +1.60% -6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £338 £288
90th Percentile £500 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
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% -

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 1,744 1,572 1,454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.25% 82.82% 84.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,168 1,063 1,050
Bristol median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £252
90th Percentile £535 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 43 69
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £28.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% -1.75% +50.71%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £49.50 £45.40
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.04%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Finance
3 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.64%) User Stories
5 10 (17.86%) Scrum
6 9 (16.07%) Change Management
6 9 (16.07%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (14.29%) Banking
7 8 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.71%) User Experience
9 6 (10.71%) SDLC
9 6 (10.71%) TOGAF
9 6 (10.71%) Migration
9 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (10.71%) BPMN
9 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
9 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.71%) ISEB
9 6 (10.71%) Information Security
10 5 (8.93%) Six Sigma
10 5 (8.93%) SQL
10 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.93%) Process Architecture
10 5 (8.93%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (8.93%) Requirements Management
10 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
10 5 (8.93%) Business Change 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 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) DWDM
1 1 (1.79%) GSM
1 1 (1.79%) LTE
1 1 (1.79%) NGN
1 1 (1.79%) SDH
1 1 (1.79%) UMTS
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
1 3 (5.36%) Big Data
1 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
1 3 (5.36%) HBase
2 1 (1.79%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.36%) IntelliJ
1 3 (5.36%) JUnit
1 3 (5.36%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Rational Rose
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Analyst
2 34 (60.71%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Process Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Pensions Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Kafka
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 2 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) CMDB
3 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Frameworx
4 1 (1.79%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (19.64%) User Stories
4 10 (17.86%) Scrum
5 9 (16.07%) Change Management
5 9 (16.07%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
7 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (10.71%) BPMN
8 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (10.71%) Information Security
8 6 (10.71%) Migration
8 6 (10.71%) SDLC
8 6 (10.71%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
9 5 (8.93%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (8.93%) Process Architecture
9 5 (8.93%) Requirements Management
9 5 (8.93%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) Java
2 3 (5.36%) Scala
3 2 (3.57%) VBA
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) ISEB
1 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) hybris
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Intapp
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Teradata