Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead Business Analyst was £401 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Lead Business Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 111 92
Rank change year-on-year -4 -19 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 5 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.25% 0.17% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.18% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 19
Bristol median daily rate £401 £391 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -14.01% +1.11%
10th Percentile £349 £368 £379
90th Percentile £468 £404 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £405 £455
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.99% -4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1873 1660 1658
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.07% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1175 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £523 £538 £536
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 85
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in Bristol

Lead Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Business Analyst in Bristol

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) CyberArk
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (20.00%) PMO

Lead 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 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CyberArk