The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 +24  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 10.53% 8.16% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.01% 8.16% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £318 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -22.15% +19.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 109 98 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 95.61% 100.00% 97.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 66 141
Median daily rate £413 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £72.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.51% +417.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £64.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £74.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Newport

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Newport

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Newport over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Newport

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Newport

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newport region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) BPMN
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
5 3 (25.00%) Lotus
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Velocity
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (8.33%) User Experience
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) BPMN
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Lotus