The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 136 112 106
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 5 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.66% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.69% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 34
Median daily rate £375 £469 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £430 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £533 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £411
% change year-on-year
- +9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2790 2879 2810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.38% 95.65% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1791 1809 1811
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 177 201
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.82 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.97% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Wiltshire -19 4 £325 -30.70%
Bristol - 1 £425 - 2
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South West region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) UML
3 9 (45.00%) BPMN
4 8 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (35.00%) ISEB
5 7 (35.00%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) SAP
7 4 (20.00%) Use Case
7 4 (20.00%) User Stories
8 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (15.00%) Basel III
8 3 (15.00%) Solvency II
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) SSADM
8 3 (15.00%) DSDM
8 3 (15.00%) Basel II
8 3 (15.00%) BPR
8 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Electronics

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP SD
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (45.00%) BPMN
2 9 (45.00%) UML
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Use Case
5 4 (20.00%) User Stories
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) BPR
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) DSDM
6 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) SSADM
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Basel II
1 3 (15.00%) Basel III
1 3 (15.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP