The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 17 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.31% 1.99% 3.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 2.19% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £436 £400 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.06% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £380 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £480 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.38 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+47.91% +7.14%
Business Analyst
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 183 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 90.52% 91.04% 98.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 108 84
Average daily rate £400 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -69.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £13.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.50 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Requirements Management
1 4 (44.44%) ForgeRock
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) OpenIDM
2 2 (22.22%) OpenAM
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) QualityStage
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) DataStage
1 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (11.11%) QualityStage
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Requirements Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) OpenAM
1 2 (22.22%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ForgeRock
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Planview