Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 34 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 11 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 9.17% 4.32% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.19% 4.70% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
West Wales median daily rate £582 £900 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.33% +213.04% -
10th Percentile £380 £775 £281
90th Percentile £680 £983 £294
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year - +1.59% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £47.25 £36.98 -
% change year-on-year +27.79% - -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 108 149 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 90.00% 91.98% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 105 87
West Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £275 £187 £254
90th Percentile £605 £638 £575
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
West Wales median hourly rate - £17.36 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% -28.90%
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in West Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 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
Swansea +10 11 £582 -35.33%
Business Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 7 (63.64%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) People Management
6 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Time Management
7 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
8 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
8 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
8 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (9.09%) JIRA
8 1 (9.09%) Use Case
8 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Portfolio Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Portfolio Manager
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Public Sector Programme Manager
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 7 (63.64%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) People Management
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
7 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) SAP