The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 60 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.87% 0.49% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.54% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate
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£560 £450 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +10.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £451
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 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
855 553 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.93% 90.21% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 366 504
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (72.22%) Business Analysis
2 11 (61.11%) PRINCE2
3 10 (55.56%) Data Analysis
4 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (50.00%) Casewise
4 9 (50.00%) Time Management
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) MS Project
4 9 (50.00%) SAS
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 9 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) ISEB
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Validation
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
10 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 2 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (11.11%) Use Case
10 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
10 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) UML
10 2 (11.11%) CRM
10 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Project
1 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PMI
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Business Analysis
2 11 (61.11%) PRINCE2
3 10 (55.56%) Data Analysis
4 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (50.00%) Time Management
4 9 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Validation
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.11%) Use Case
8 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Casewise
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com