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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 35 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 69 116 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.61% 8.71% 6.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 9.38% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 79 54
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£413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £27.57
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -0.23%
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
1386 1237 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.59% 92.87% 91.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 776 759 624
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 64 100
Average hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.23 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
Woking +1 8 £450 +13.92% 1
Guildford -8 6 £465 +8.13% 1
Weybridge -7 3 £425 +31.78% 1
Reigate - 3 - -
Cobham - 2 £306 - 1
Epsom +3 1 £413 +17.85%
Staines -11 1 - -
Redhill -11 1 £338 +8.00% 2
Egham - 1 £295 - 2
Camberley - - - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 57 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 55 (36.18%) Finance
3 49 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (17.11%) Scrum
5 23 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (13.82%) Project Management
7 20 (13.16%) User Stories
8 19 (12.50%) UML
9 17 (11.18%) Change Management
9 17 (11.18%) Banking
9 17 (11.18%) Waterfall
10 16 (10.53%) CRM
10 16 (10.53%) SQL
11 15 (9.87%) BDD
12 14 (9.21%) MS Visio
12 14 (9.21%) ISEB
13 12 (7.89%) PRINCE2
13 12 (7.89%) Data Analysis
14 11 (7.24%) Microsoft
15 10 (6.58%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (6.58%) Use Case
16 9 (5.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 9 (5.92%) Marketing
16 9 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (5.92%) PRINCE
17 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
17 8 (5.26%) MS Excel

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.61%) CMS
3 3 (1.97%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.95%) MS Project
4 3 (1.97%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) MS Office
6 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.97%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.97%) Firewall
2 2 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.66%) QlikView
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.66%) MySQL
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (36.18%) Finance
2 17 (11.18%) Banking
3 9 (5.92%) Marketing
4 8 (5.26%) Automotive
4 8 (5.26%) Publishing
5 5 (3.29%) Retail
6 4 (2.63%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.97%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.97%) Billing
7 3 (1.97%) Legal
8 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.66%) French Language
9 1 (0.66%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.66%) Local Government
9 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.95%) .NET
2 4 (2.63%) XML
3 2 (1.32%) Mason
4 1 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.66%) HTML5
4 1 (0.66%) CSS3
4 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.66%) CSS
4 1 (0.66%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) HTML
4 1 (0.66%) FIXML
4 1 (0.66%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.95%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.97%) User Experience
3 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.66%) Social Media
5 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.66%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.66%) AS400
5 1 (0.66%) GIS
5 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.66%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 49 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.11%) Scrum
4 21 (13.82%) Project Management
5 20 (13.16%) User Stories
6 19 (12.50%) UML
7 17 (11.18%) Change Management
7 17 (11.18%) Waterfall
8 16 (10.53%) CRM
9 15 (9.87%) BDD
10 12 (7.89%) PRINCE2
10 12 (7.89%) Data Analysis
11 10 (6.58%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (6.58%) Use Case
12 9 (5.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 9 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.92%) PRINCE
13 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
2 4 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.66%) PHP
3 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (9.21%) ISEB
2 6 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.97%) ACCA
5 2 (1.32%) Degree
6 1 (0.66%) IIBA
6 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.66%) CIMA
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.66%) EMIR
3 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 11 (7.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.26%) SAP
3 7 (4.61%) Oracle
4 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.63%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.97%) Lotus
6 2 (1.32%) IBM
6 2 (1.32%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.32%) Teradata
7 1 (0.66%) Tableau
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