The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 44 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.84% 0.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate £331 £406 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £434 £430
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Business Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 310 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.40% 99.04% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 239 161
Average daily rate £338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.50 £164.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Senior Business Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (73.33%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (53.33%) ISEB
5 7 (46.67%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) NHS
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (13.33%) Use Case
8 2 (13.33%) Data Management
9 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (6.67%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
9 1 (6.67%) Informatics
9 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (6.67%) Retail
9 1 (6.67%) Validation

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISEB
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft