The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 35 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 56 94 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.37% 7.42% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 7.99% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 66 46
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£400 £389 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +10.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £268 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.22 £30.91 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.62% -0.28%
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1186 1176 1171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.51% 92.89% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 696 601
Average daily rate £400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 58 101
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 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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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
Staines -1 7 £350 +25.00% 2
Guildford -6 6 £425 +30.76% 5
Egham -9 3 £310 +12.72% 1
Epsom -1 2 - -
Leatherhead -28 2 £413 +3.12% 1
Woking +7 1 - -
Redhill -4 1 - - 3
Camberley -9 1 - -
Cobham - 1 £348 -
Weybridge - 1 - - 2
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 66 (47.83%) Finance
2 57 (41.30%) Business Analysis
3 45 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (16.67%) ISEB
5 23 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 21 (15.22%) Project Management
7 16 (11.59%) MS Excel
7 16 (11.59%) MS Visio
7 16 (11.59%) Data Modelling
7 16 (11.59%) User Stories
8 15 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (9.42%) SQL
9 13 (9.42%) Retail
9 13 (9.42%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (9.42%) Use Case
10 12 (8.70%) Change Management
11 11 (7.97%) UML
11 11 (7.97%) CRM
11 11 (7.97%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (7.25%) Migration
13 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.52%) Microsoft
13 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.52%) Oracle
13 9 (6.52%) Asset Management
14 8 (5.80%) Banking
14 8 (5.80%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.45%) SAS
2 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (11.59%) MS Excel
1 16 (11.59%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.17%) MS Project
3 3 (2.17%) MS Office
4 2 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Intranet
2 4 (2.90%) Internet
3 3 (2.17%) Firewall
3 3 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.62%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.17%) Essbase
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.72%) Big Data
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.72%) OLAP
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) TestDirector
1 2 (1.45%) RequisitePro
1 2 (1.45%) JIRA
1 2 (1.45%) CaliberRM
1 2 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 66 (47.83%) Finance
2 13 (9.42%) Retail
3 8 (5.80%) Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Marketing
5 5 (3.62%) Back Office
6 4 (2.90%) Automotive
7 2 (1.45%) Games
7 2 (1.45%) Billing
7 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Front Office
8 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.35%) Web Services
2 3 (2.17%) XML
3 2 (1.45%) D3.js
3 2 (1.45%) Raphaël
4 1 (0.72%) Middleware
4 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.07%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.45%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.45%) FMCG
4 2 (1.45%) NHS
4 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.45%) Statistics
4 2 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.72%) EPoS
5 1 (0.72%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.72%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.72%) Replication
5 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.30%) Business Analysis
2 45 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 21 (15.22%) Project Management
6 16 (11.59%) Data Modelling
6 16 (11.59%) User Stories
7 15 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (9.42%) GAP Analysis
8 13 (9.42%) Use Case
9 12 (8.70%) Change Management
10 11 (7.97%) UML
10 11 (7.97%) CRM
10 11 (7.97%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (7.25%) Migration
12 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2
12 9 (6.52%) Asset Management
13 8 (5.80%) ERP
13 8 (5.80%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.42%) SQL
2 2 (1.45%) C#
2 2 (1.45%) Java
2 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.45%) R
3 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) ISEB
2 8 (5.80%) Degree
3 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) IIBA
5 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) ACCA
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PMP
6 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.72%) GAAP
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle
2 4 (2.90%) SAP
3 2 (1.45%) Cognos
3 2 (1.45%) Hyperion
3 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.45%) Google
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