The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 107 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 23 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.44% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.48% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
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£380 £408 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.74% -9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £563 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 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
2799 2488 2382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.08% 91.10% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1425 1356 1137
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 62 69
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.48 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.85 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 1 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Stirling - 8 - -
Edinburgh -2 7 £380 +5.55% 2
Glasgow +2 5 £375 -18.91% 1
Fife - 1 £375 -
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Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (45.24%) Banking
2 18 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 13 (30.95%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (28.57%) Validation
5 11 (26.19%) Investment Banking
5 11 (26.19%) Use Case
6 10 (23.81%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) Reference Data
8 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.90%) BPMN
11 4 (9.52%) Change Management
11 4 (9.52%) ISEB
11 4 (9.52%) Project Management
12 3 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (7.14%) Data Mining
12 3 (7.14%) Java
12 3 (7.14%) SQL
12 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
12 3 (7.14%) Content Management
12 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
12 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
12 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
12 3 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
12 3 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
13 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Modelling
13 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 19 (45.24%) Banking
2 11 (26.19%) Investment Banking
3 10 (23.81%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Reference Data
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.38%) Equities
3 1 (2.38%) Derivative
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 13 (30.95%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (28.57%) Validation
4 11 (26.19%) Use Case
5 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.90%) BPMN
7 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Content Management
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
10 2 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GAAP
1 1 (2.38%) MiFID
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.38%) EMIR
1 1 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.38%) FINREP
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) IBM
1 2 (4.76%) Kofax
2 1 (2.38%) Pega
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
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