Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 67 58
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 31 59 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 1.89% 2.92% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 3.44% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 38
Median daily rate £463 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £298
90th Percentile £550 £575 £479
South West median daily rate £488 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +14.71% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.70 -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £13.70 -
% change year-on-year +155.47% - -

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 1,324 1,716 1,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 80.88% 84.87% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 1,187 981
Median daily rate £458 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +8.63% +4.58%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £625 £587 £525
South West median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 70 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.90 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.15% +110.86% -50.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.85 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.03 £46.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +43.86% -25.97%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in Bristol over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
5 9 (29.03%) Public Sector
6 7 (22.58%) JIRA
6 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
7 6 (19.35%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) Confluence
7 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.13%) Coaching
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) Project Delivery
8 5 (16.13%) Product Roadmap
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) hybris
8 5 (16.13%) User Stories
8 5 (16.13%) QA
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (16.13%) SAP
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
9 4 (12.90%) Service Management
9 4 (12.90%) TDD
9 4 (12.90%) SOA
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) DSDM

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 6 (19.35%) Confluence
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Magento
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (29.03%) Public Sector
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
1 16 (51.61%) Business Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Release Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Designer
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) XML Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) REST
1 4 (12.90%) RESTful
1 4 (12.90%) SOAP
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) Middleware
3 2 (6.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
5 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 6 (19.35%) ITIL
6 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
6 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.13%) Coaching
7 5 (16.13%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) Product Roadmap
7 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
7 5 (16.13%) Project Delivery
7 5 (16.13%) User Stories
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (12.90%) DSDM
8 4 (12.90%) Sequence Diagram
8 4 (12.90%) Service Management
8 4 (12.90%) SOA
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
1 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) APMG
4 1 (3.23%) IIBA
4 1 (3.23%) MBA
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (16.13%) hybris
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe