The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 25 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 28 7
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 29 16 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 8.71% 4.72% 11.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.42% 4.89% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 41
Median daily rate £450 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £38.22
% change year-on-year -29.11% +3.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 308 327 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.49% 96.46% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 234 257
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.23% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Swindon

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Swindon

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Swindon over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Swindon

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Swindon

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 46 (68.66%) Finance
2 26 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (34.33%) Business Analysis
3 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (22.39%) SAP
6 13 (19.40%) RIA
7 11 (16.42%) Process Improvement
7 11 (16.42%) Project Management
8 9 (13.43%) ISEB
8 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (11.94%) User Stories
10 7 (10.45%) IIBA
10 7 (10.45%) SDLC
10 7 (10.45%) PMI
10 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
10 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.45%) Workflow
11 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
11 6 (8.96%) SAP BPC
12 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.46%) QA
12 5 (7.46%) Office 365
12 5 (7.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.46%) SAP PM
12 5 (7.46%) Windows
12 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
13 4 (5.97%) Hyperion
13 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (5.97%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.49%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) SAP BPC
2 5 (7.46%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.99%) OLAP
3 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) QlikView
3 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
General
1 46 (68.66%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Billing
3 3 (4.48%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (19.40%) RIA
3 7 (10.45%) PMI
4 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (34.33%) Business Analysis
3 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.42%) Process Improvement
4 11 (16.42%) Project Management
5 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (11.94%) User Stories
7 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.45%) SDLC
7 7 (10.45%) Workflow
8 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) Feasibility Study
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) CRM
10 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.48%) Requirements Management
10 3 (4.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) ISEB
2 7 (10.45%) IIBA
2 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) GDPR
2 3 (4.48%) MiFID
3 2 (2.99%) IFRS
3 2 (2.99%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.99%) SEPA
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) SAP
2 4 (5.97%) Hyperion
3 3 (4.48%) Anaplan
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Teradata
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