The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 25 July 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 South West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 91 100 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 52 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.71% 0.70% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.74% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 13 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £350 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £446 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.66 - -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2835 2016 2832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.10% 93.90% 93.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1858 1255 1699
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 135 190
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Business Analyst
England

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Senior Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Wiltshire +20 33 £463 +8.82% 3
Bristol -16 11 £350 -12.50%
Somerset - 3 £310 - 4
Dorset - 2 - -
Senior Business Analyst
England

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 59 (74.68%) Finance
2 43 (54.43%) Business Analysis
3 38 (48.10%) Requirements Analysis
4 37 (46.84%) GAP Analysis
5 35 (44.30%) Banking
6 33 (41.77%) MS Visio
7 32 (40.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (35.44%) UML
9 27 (34.18%) Data Modelling
10 26 (32.91%) Business Transformation
11 23 (29.11%) SSADM
11 23 (29.11%) DSDM
12 20 (25.32%) BPR
12 20 (25.32%) BPMN
13 16 (20.25%) Solvency II
13 16 (20.25%) Basel III
13 16 (20.25%) Basel II
14 14 (17.72%) Retail
14 14 (17.72%) ISEB
15 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
15 12 (15.19%) Retail Banking
16 10 (12.66%) Oracle
17 9 (11.39%) SQL
17 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis
17 9 (11.39%) Migration
17 9 (11.39%) FINREP
18 8 (10.13%) COREP
18 8 (10.13%) Data Migration
18 8 (10.13%) Project Management
18 8 (10.13%) Casewise

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (8.86%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (41.77%) MS Visio
2 8 (10.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Rational Rose
General
1 59 (74.68%) Finance
2 35 (44.30%) Banking
3 14 (17.72%) Retail
4 12 (15.19%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) APACS
1 4 (5.06%) SWIFT
1 4 (5.06%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (2.53%) GIS
3 1 (1.27%) PMI
3 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Business Analysis
2 38 (48.10%) Requirements Analysis
3 37 (46.84%) GAP Analysis
4 32 (40.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (35.44%) UML
6 27 (34.18%) Data Modelling
7 26 (32.91%) Business Transformation
8 23 (29.11%) SSADM
8 23 (29.11%) DSDM
9 20 (25.32%) BPR
9 20 (25.32%) BPMN
10 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
11 9 (11.39%) Migration
11 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis
12 8 (10.13%) Project Management
12 8 (10.13%) Data Migration
13 7 (8.86%) Business Process Improvement
13 7 (8.86%) Use Case
13 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
13 7 (8.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) ISEB
2 5 (6.33%) ACCA
2 5 (6.33%) CIMA
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) Basel II
1 16 (20.25%) Basel III
1 16 (20.25%) Solvency II
2 9 (11.39%) FINREP
3 8 (10.13%) COREP
4 7 (8.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (8.86%) FATCA
5 2 (2.53%) QA
6 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle
2 8 (10.13%) Casewise
3 4 (5.06%) SAP
4 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.27%) BT
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
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