The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 32 34 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 13 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.81% 2.79% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 3.59% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 22
Median daily rate £418 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.10% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £390
% change year-on-year +0.62% +1.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.21 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% +3.83%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 272 251 318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 79.77% 77.71% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 175 228
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.07% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Swindon

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Swindon

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Swindon

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) ISEB
2 8 (30.77%) Retail
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) IIBA
5 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security
5 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) CISA
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) CISSP
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) DMZ
6 4 (15.38%) Confluence
6 4 (15.38%) JIRA
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (15.38%) Use Case
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Demand Management
7 3 (11.54%) Network Segmentation
8 2 (7.69%) GDPR
8 2 (7.69%) IFRS
8 2 (7.69%) IFRS 9
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (15.38%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC
1 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DMZ
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Analyst
2 22 (84.62%) Business Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Security Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Information Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Compliance Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Payments Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Process Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (19.23%) Information Security
2 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
2 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Use Case
4 3 (11.54%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Demand Management
4 3 (11.54%) Network Segmentation
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISEB
2 6 (23.08%) IIBA
3 4 (15.38%) CISA
3 4 (15.38%) CISSP
4 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
1 2 (7.69%) IFRS
1 2 (7.69%) IFRS 9
1 2 (7.69%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (7.69%) SAP