Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Financial Business Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 20 July 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 - Financial
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 87 79
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.28% 0.29% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £321 £333 £313
90th Percentile £388 £398 £410
Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1050 1008 1034
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.60% 98.44% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 670 754
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £210 £200
90th Percentile £529 £513 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 67 44
South Wales median hourly rate £21.13 £17.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.26% +20.35% -11.72%
10th Percentile £11.15 £10.31 £9.83
90th Percentile £77.50 £65.10 £30.23
Wales median hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +36.67% +11.11% -10.74%

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured Financial Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Business Analyst in South Wales

Financial Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Business Analyst in South Wales

Financial Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Cardiff +12 3 £375 -6.25%
Financial Business Analyst
Wales

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Financial 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 South Wales region featuring Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA