The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 172 167 150
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 31 33 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.57% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.62% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 48
Average daily rate
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£519 £486 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £396 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £583 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.66 -
Senior Business Analyst
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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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5044 5363 6721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.08% 92.20% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3955 3878 4908
Average daily rate £451 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 91 148
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £12.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £35.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 30 (41.67%) Banking
3 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.28%) Investment Banking
6 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (11.11%) User Stories
8 7 (9.72%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (9.72%) Degree
8 7 (9.72%) UML
9 6 (8.33%) CRM
9 6 (8.33%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) Project Management
9 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.94%) Wealth Management
10 5 (6.94%) Use Case
10 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.94%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.56%) ISEB
11 4 (5.56%) Retail
11 4 (5.56%) Siebel
11 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
11 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.56%) SQL
11 4 (5.56%) .NET
11 4 (5.56%) Data Management
11 4 (5.56%) Requirements Management

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.39%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.39%) Endur
2 1 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.39%) Summit
2 1 (1.39%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
1 1 (1.39%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) EDMS
2 1 (1.39%) QlikView
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
General
1 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 30 (41.67%) Banking
3 11 (15.28%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 3 (4.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.78%) Front Office
6 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.39%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.39%) Law
7 1 (1.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.39%) Web Services
3 1 (1.39%) XML
3 1 (1.39%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.17%) Market Risk
3 3 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.17%) Derivative
4 2 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.39%) Eurex
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) APACS
5 1 (1.39%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.11%) User Stories
5 7 (9.72%) Target Operating Model
5 7 (9.72%) UML
6 6 (8.33%) CRM
6 6 (8.33%) Project Management
6 6 (8.33%) Scrum
6 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.94%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Wealth Management
7 5 (6.94%) Use Case
8 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Requirements Management
8 4 (5.56%) Data Management
8 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.56%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.78%) VBA
3 2 (2.78%) C
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) IIBA
3 1 (1.39%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.39%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Siebel
3 2 (2.78%) Vermilion
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Murex
4 1 (1.39%) Calypso
4 1 (1.39%) BMC
4 1 (1.39%) Informatica
4 1 (1.39%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.39%) Remedy
4 1 (1.39%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.39%) Teradata
4 1 (1.39%) Tradeweb