The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 40 43 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.77% 5.12% 5.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 5.26% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 40
Median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £441 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £28.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.11% +19.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 803 818 891
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.82% 97.38% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 583 659
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 38
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.42% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (42.47%) Business Analysis
2 27 (36.99%) Finance
3 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (12.33%) User Stories
5 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (10.96%) Scrum
6 8 (10.96%) Project Management
7 7 (9.59%) Marketing
7 7 (9.59%) Banking
8 6 (8.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.22%) MS Visio
8 6 (8.22%) ISEB
8 6 (8.22%) Migration
8 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (8.22%) Back Office
9 5 (6.85%) Case Management
10 4 (5.48%) Spatial Data
10 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.48%) SDLC
10 4 (5.48%) Requirements Management
10 4 (5.48%) JIRA
10 4 (5.48%) Release Management
10 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.11%) C

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.11%) Maximo
2 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Spatial Data
2 2 (2.74%) GIS
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.37%) Selenium
3 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.37%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (36.99%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
2 7 (9.59%) Marketing
3 6 (8.22%) Back Office
3 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.11%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Advertising
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.37%) Billing
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.74%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.37%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.37%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Business Analysis
2 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (12.33%) User Stories
4 8 (10.96%) Project Management
4 8 (10.96%) Scrum
5 6 (8.22%) Migration
5 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.22%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.85%) Case Management
7 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement
7 4 (5.48%) Release Management
7 4 (5.48%) Requirements Management
7 4 (5.48%) SDLC
8 3 (4.11%) CRM
8 3 (4.11%) ERP
8 3 (4.11%) ITIL
8 3 (4.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) C
2 1 (1.37%) C#
2 1 (1.37%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) ISEB
1 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) IIBA
4 1 (1.37%) ACCA
4 1 (1.37%) CIMA
4 1 (1.37%) CITP
4 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) FINREP
2 1 (1.37%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Kibana
1 1 (1.37%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) SAP
2 2 (2.74%) Workday
3 1 (1.37%) Cognos
3 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
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