The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 98 107 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 28 13 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.06% 0.55% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.60% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 31
Average daily rate £425 £350 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £313 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £410 £399
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £46.50
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2459 2178 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.79% 92.96% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1075 1322
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £236 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Business Analyst
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 22 £425 - 3
Glasgow +2 3 £400 +14.28%
Senior Business Analyst
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Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 16 (31.37%) Migration
4 12 (23.53%) Banking
5 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) Use Case
5 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
5 11 (21.57%) BPMN
6 10 (19.61%) UML
7 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
7 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
8 8 (15.69%) Data Migration
9 7 (13.73%) Fund Accounting
9 7 (13.73%) Document Management
9 7 (13.73%) Content Management
10 6 (11.76%) User Stories
11 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.80%) Workflow
11 5 (9.80%) Process Management
12 4 (7.84%) Project Management
12 4 (7.84%) CRM
12 4 (7.84%) Hedge funds
13 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
13 3 (5.88%) Six Sigma
13 3 (5.88%) CIMA
13 3 (5.88%) GIS
13 3 (5.88%) ACCA
13 3 (5.88%) MultiFonds
13 3 (5.88%) Investment Management

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MultiFonds
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MS Access
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Hedge funds
2 3 (5.88%) GIS
2 3 (5.88%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 17 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 16 (31.37%) Migration
3 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Use Case
3 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
3 11 (21.57%) BPMN
4 10 (19.61%) UML
5 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 8 (15.69%) Data Migration
7 7 (13.73%) Fund Accounting
7 7 (13.73%) Document Management
7 7 (13.73%) Content Management
8 6 (11.76%) User Stories
9 5 (9.80%) Workflow
9 5 (9.80%) Process Management
10 4 (7.84%) Project Management
10 4 (7.84%) CRM
11 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.88%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) CIMA
1 3 (5.88%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) FATCA
1 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) TSYS
1 1 (1.96%) IBM
1 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
1 1 (1.96%) JBoss
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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