Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 February 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 42 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 15 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.49% 4.27% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 5.18% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 28
Gloucestershire median daily rate £405 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.74% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £345 £380 £324
90th Percentile £550 £596 £482
South West median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year +110.53% -7.88% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 493 656 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.89% 82.31% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 423 427
Gloucestershire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £240
90th Percentile £563 £563 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 66 50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% -29.41% +8.97%
10th Percentile £12.54 £12.50 £14.92
90th Percentile £55.41 £47.50 £46.20
South West median hourly rate £30.25 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -19.33% -6.25% +33.33%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Gloucester +5 9 £405 -22.86%
Cheltenham +6 4 £500 +2.56%
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Requirements Management
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Confluence
3 4 (26.67%) Big Data
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) User Experience
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Requirements Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CASP
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PMO