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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Wales / West Wales
Rank - 9 19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales - 6.67% 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.00% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +48.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £390
% change year-on-year +1.26% +1.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.48 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 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 65 25 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 73.86% 83.33% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 31
Median daily rate £481 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +108.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) LongView
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (12.50%) Banking

Business Analysis
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Head of IT
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Director
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Digital
2 1 (12.50%) Head of IT Services
2 1 (12.50%) IT Director
2 1 (12.50%) Services Director
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft