The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 316 204 223
Rank change year-on-year
-112 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 95 258 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 1.02% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.10% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 190 168
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£500 £533 £536
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £43.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.66 - -
Senior Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22649 23455 24036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.28% 92.88% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15806 16148 15867
Average daily rate £425 £435 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 422 590
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.62 £45.00
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 London

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 34 £506 +1.25% 5
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Finchley - - - -
Senior Business Analyst
England

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 77 (34.22%) Finance
2 74 (32.89%) Business Analysis
3 64 (28.44%) Banking
4 58 (25.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (14.22%) Front Office
7 31 (13.78%) Investment Banking
8 27 (12.00%) Use Case
9 23 (10.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (8.00%) SQL
10 18 (8.00%) CRM
11 17 (7.56%) UML
11 17 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (7.56%) GAP Analysis
11 17 (7.56%) Asset Management
11 17 (7.56%) User Stories
12 16 (7.11%) Data Analysis
12 16 (7.11%) Fixed Income
12 16 (7.11%) Change Management
13 14 (6.22%) Degree
13 14 (6.22%) Analytics
13 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (5.78%) Migration
15 12 (5.33%) Scrum
15 12 (5.33%) Investment Management
15 12 (5.33%) Retail
16 11 (4.89%) Data Management
16 11 (4.89%) Management Information System
16 11 (4.89%) Data Modelling
17 10 (4.44%) E-Commerce

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (4.44%) CMS
2 5 (2.22%) Drupal
3 3 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.44%) SAS
5 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.44%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) Sophis RISQUE
2 3 (1.33%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.44%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.11%) Intranet
2 4 (1.78%) FTP
3 3 (1.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (3.11%) Data Mining
2 6 (2.67%) QlikView
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.44%) OLAP
6 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
1 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (34.22%) Finance
2 64 (28.44%) Banking
3 32 (14.22%) Front Office
4 31 (13.78%) Investment Banking
5 12 (5.33%) Retail
6 6 (2.67%) Marketing
6 6 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.67%) Advertising
7 5 (2.22%) Back Office
7 5 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.78%) Publishing
9 3 (1.33%) International Banking
9 3 (1.33%) Billing
10 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.44%) Games
11 1 (0.44%) Legal
11 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.22%) XML
2 4 (1.78%) .NET
3 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.89%) CSS
3 2 (0.89%) FpML
3 2 (0.89%) WPF
3 2 (0.89%) Mason
3 2 (0.89%) JSON
3 2 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.44%) MDX
4 1 (0.44%) WCF
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.44%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.44%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.44%) WinForms
4 1 (0.44%) Middleware
4 1 (0.44%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) Fixed Income
2 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.89%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.44%) Derivative
5 9 (4.00%) Video on Demand
6 8 (3.56%) User Experience
6 8 (3.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.11%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.67%) Market Risk
8 6 (2.67%) Equities
9 5 (2.22%) Open Source
10 3 (1.33%) FMCG
10 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.33%) Social Media
10 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.89%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.89%) CMDB
11 2 (0.89%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.89%) Business Analysis
2 58 (25.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (12.00%) Use Case
5 23 (10.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (8.00%) CRM
7 17 (7.56%) UML
7 17 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (7.56%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (7.56%) Asset Management
7 17 (7.56%) User Stories
8 16 (7.11%) Data Analysis
8 16 (7.11%) Change Management
9 14 (6.22%) Analytics
10 13 (5.78%) Migration
11 12 (5.33%) Scrum
11 12 (5.33%) Investment Management
12 11 (4.89%) Data Management
12 11 (4.89%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.00%) SQL
2 3 (1.33%) VBA
2 3 (1.33%) C#
3 2 (0.89%) Java
4 1 (0.44%) C++
4 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (6.22%) Degree
2 8 (3.56%) ISEB
3 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.33%) CBAP
4 2 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.44%) MCSD
5 1 (0.44%) MCSE
5 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) CCA
5 1 (0.44%) CISSP
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.44%) CISA
5 1 (0.44%) CIMA
5 1 (0.44%) MBA
5 1 (0.44%) GIAC
5 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.00%) QA
2 4 (1.78%) Basel III
2 4 (1.78%) EMIR
2 4 (1.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.33%) AIFMD
3 3 (1.33%) UCITS
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) MiFID
4 1 (0.44%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.89%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (4.44%) Siebel
2 9 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle
4 5 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (2.22%) thinkFolio
5 4 (1.78%) IBM
5 4 (1.78%) Misys
5 4 (1.78%) HP
5 4 (1.78%) Charles River
5 4 (1.78%) Open Text
6 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.33%) Calypso
6 3 (1.33%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.33%) Sophis
7 2 (0.89%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.89%) Teradata
7 2 (0.89%) Algorithmics
7 2 (0.89%) Adobe
7 2 (0.89%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Cognos