The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £455 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 26 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 50 14
Rank change year-on-year +22 -36  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 35 17 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.25% 2.60% 7.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 2.71% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 48
Median daily rate £455 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.05% +3.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £313 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.11% +19.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 627 627 606
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.00% 96.02% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 431 415
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 32
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +63.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £54.50 £36.05
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 Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Swindon +11 29 £450 +5.88% 1
Chippenham - 1 - -
Corsham - 1 - -
Business Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (57.83%) Finance
2 28 (33.73%) Business Analysis
3 27 (32.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.48%) SAP
6 16 (19.28%) Project Management
7 13 (15.66%) RIA
8 11 (13.25%) Process Improvement
8 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
8 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
9 10 (12.05%) ISEB
9 10 (12.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (9.64%) IIBA
10 8 (9.64%) User Stories
11 7 (8.43%) SDLC
11 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
11 7 (8.43%) PMI
11 7 (8.43%) PMI Certification
11 7 (8.43%) Manufacturing
11 7 (8.43%) Workflow
12 6 (7.23%) SAP BPC
13 5 (6.02%) Office 365
13 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
13 5 (6.02%) QA
13 5 (6.02%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 5 (6.02%) SAP PM
13 5 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (6.02%) Windows
13 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) SAP BPC
2 5 (6.02%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.20%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.41%) OLAP
3 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.20%) QlikView
3 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
General
1 48 (57.83%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Billing
3 3 (3.61%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.66%) RIA
3 7 (8.43%) PMI
4 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) Business Analysis
2 27 (32.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.28%) Project Management
5 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.25%) Process Improvement
6 10 (12.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.64%) User Stories
8 7 (8.43%) SDLC
8 7 (8.43%) Workflow
9 5 (6.02%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.02%) Feasibility Study
9 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) CRM
10 4 (4.82%) Validation
11 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (3.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.05%) ISEB
3 8 (9.64%) IIBA
4 7 (8.43%) PMI Certification
4 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.20%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) GDPR
2 3 (3.61%) MiFID
3 2 (2.41%) IFRS
3 2 (2.41%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.41%) SEPA
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) SAP
2 4 (4.82%) Hyperion
2 4 (4.82%) Pegasus
3 3 (3.61%) Anaplan
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle
4 2 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Teradata
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