The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 133 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 15 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.76% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.80% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 7
Median daily rate £425 £380 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £353 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £523 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2682 2876 2520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.64% 95.39% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1476 1388
Median daily rate £365 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 84 72
Median hourly rate £14.93 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 12 £450 +18.42% 6
Glasgow -1 1 £370 -1.33%
Stirling -5 1 £275 -
Senior Business Analyst
UK

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Senior Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) Retail
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Retail Banking
7 5 (15.63%) JIRA
7 5 (15.63%) BPMN
7 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 4 (12.50%) HP
8 4 (12.50%) ArchiMate
8 4 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 4 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 4 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 3 (9.38%) Change Management
10 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.25%) Data Management
10 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) Online Banking
10 2 (6.25%) Use Case
10 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
11 1 (3.13%) SDLC
11 1 (3.13%) Target Operating Model

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 9 (28.13%) Retail
4 6 (18.75%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Online Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) BPMN
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (12.50%) ArchiMate
5 4 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Data Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Use Case
8 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft