Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 19 January 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 > Devon
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 44 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.78% 2.80% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 3.39% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Devon median daily rate £375 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% - -0.73%
10th Percentile £260 £296 £316
90th Percentile £383 £432 £382
South West median daily rate £394 £400 £409
% change year-on-year -1.56% -2.14% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year +110.53% -7.88% -1.79%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 426 384 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 84.19% 82.76% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 239 374
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £263
90th Percentile £575 £500 £519
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 18
Devon median hourly rate £37.50 £23.28 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.12% -37.09% +40.95%
10th Percentile £22.15 £10.80 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.75 £48.00 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -17.33% -4.46% +37.72%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Devon

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Devon

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Devon

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Devon region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 4 £280 -
Exeter -3 2 £375 +10.29% 3
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 5 (55.56%) ERP
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) HND
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft