The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 25 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
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.26% - 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £385
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £44.22
% change year-on-year +18.58% -36.10%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35 27 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 92.11% 81.82% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 53
Median daily rate £525 £520 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +16.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £662 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +5.74%  
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 West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 West Wales

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in West Wales

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea - 2 £550 -
Business Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Agile Coach
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) A/B Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification