Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 31 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 13 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.29% 3.20% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 4.22% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 23
Dorset median daily rate £440 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £164
90th Percentile £488 £425 £492
South West median daily rate £383 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -4.38% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +84.21% - -

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 247 332 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 81.52% 75.80% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 239 176
Dorset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £198 £231 £231
90th Percentile £507 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 50
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £22.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.05% -46.65% +146.65%
10th Percentile £11.91 £14.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.65 £46.77
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth +7 7 £440 +17.33% 1
Poole +5 3 £450 +20.00%
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) User Stories
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Workload Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Private Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Pensions Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
2 3 (23.08%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Workload Management
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle