The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 24 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 Wales / Newport
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 3.54% 3.06% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 3.57% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £375 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £340 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £43.43
% change year-on-year +18.58% -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 Newport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 92 84 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 81.42% 85.71% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 134
Median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £346 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 3
Median hourly rate £55.41 £70.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.85% +566.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £41.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £73.70 £13.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 Newport

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Newport

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newport region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared