Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 51 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 16 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.46% 3.01% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 3.78% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 23
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £371 £378 £323
90th Percentile £550 £606 £480
South West median daily rate £388 £408 £400
% change year-on-year -4.91% +1.88% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year +84.21% -7.88% +5.77%

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 534 715 787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 82.03% 79.80% 78.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 441 465
Gloucestershire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £249 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £563 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 69 45
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -10.59% +11.84%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.50 £17.28
90th Percentile £56.05 £47.50 £52.14
South West median hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -1.45% -12.10% +42.73%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 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
Gloucester -8 6 £405 -16.49%
Cheltenham +8 4 £500 -
Cirencester - 1 - -
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Big Data
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (18.75%) ERwin
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria

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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) Big Data
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) ERwin
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Insight Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Insight Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Process Mapping Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (12.50%) BPR
5 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CASP
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Teradata