The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 65 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.50% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.66 - -
Senior Business Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
710 603 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.57% 92.06% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 399 340
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 25
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.98 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.80% -6.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Business Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Business Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Northgate
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Northgate