The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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 / Dorset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 8 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.15% 5.53% 9.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 7.14% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 16
Median daily rate £376 £438 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +28.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £374 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £452 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £28.25 £43.43
% change year-on-year +25.66% -34.95%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 196 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 80.77% 77.47% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 140 83
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +1.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Dorset

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Dorset

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Dorset

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +6 4 £353 -6.00% 3
Bournemouth 0 2 £400 -8.57% 3
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
1 7 (53.85%) Process Improvement
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (46.15%) Workflow
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Use Case
3 5 (38.46%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Samsung
6 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Change Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Change Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (53.85%) Process Improvement
2 6 (46.15%) Workflow
3 5 (38.46%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Use Case
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Samsung
Bournemouth, Dorset
Stonewater
Rate: c. £35,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Posted: 9 days ago