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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 38 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 58 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.24% 4.04% 4.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 4.37% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 44
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£400 £394 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +8.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.33 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+23.66% -7.40%
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
1279 1351 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.43% 92.60% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 756 576
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 71 85
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.60 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Guildford 0 5 £400 -9.09% 2
Redhill - 5 £415 - 2
Cobham - 4 £325 -
Woking +8 3 £325 -12.16% 4
Epsom -1 3 - - 1
Staines +8 2 £375 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £425 -
Camberley - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £400 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 93 (58.13%) Finance
2 66 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (38.13%) Business Analysis
4 42 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 28 (17.50%) ISEB
7 27 (16.88%) Project Management
8 25 (15.63%) MS Visio
9 23 (14.38%) Data Modelling
10 22 (13.75%) GAP Analysis
11 21 (13.13%) MS Excel
12 20 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (10.00%) Retail
14 15 (9.38%) E-Commerce
15 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (8.13%) Systems Analysis
16 13 (8.13%) User Stories
17 12 (7.50%) Banking
17 12 (7.50%) Oracle
17 12 (7.50%) PRINCE2
18 11 (6.88%) UML
18 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
18 11 (6.88%) Asset Management
18 11 (6.88%) Automotive
18 11 (6.88%) Mobile App
18 11 (6.88%) Marketing
19 10 (6.25%) Change Management
19 10 (6.25%) Data Analysis
20 9 (5.63%) ERP
20 9 (5.63%) Use Case

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.25%) SAS
2 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (15.63%) MS Visio
2 21 (13.13%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.88%) MS Project
6 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) Intranet
2 4 (2.50%) WebEx
2 4 (2.50%) Internet
3 3 (1.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.13%) Essbase
2 5 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.63%) OLAP
5 1 (0.63%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) JIRA
1 2 (1.25%) CaliberRM
1 2 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (1.25%) RequisitePro
1 2 (1.25%) TestDirector
General
1 93 (58.13%) Finance
2 16 (10.00%) Retail
3 12 (7.50%) Banking
4 11 (6.88%) Automotive
4 11 (6.88%) Marketing
5 5 (3.13%) Back Office
6 3 (1.88%) Billing
7 2 (1.25%) Games
7 2 (1.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) Web Services
2 5 (3.13%) XML
3 2 (1.25%) Raphaël
3 2 (1.25%) D3.js
3 2 (1.25%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.88%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.88%) NHS
4 3 (1.88%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.25%) Statistics
5 2 (1.25%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.25%) User Experience
5 2 (1.25%) EPoS
5 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.63%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.63%) FMCG
6 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (38.13%) Business Analysis
3 42 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 27 (16.88%) Project Management
6 23 (14.38%) Data Modelling
7 22 (13.75%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (8.13%) Systems Analysis
10 13 (8.13%) User Stories
11 12 (7.50%) PRINCE2
12 11 (6.88%) UML
12 11 (6.88%) Asset Management
13 10 (6.25%) Change Management
13 10 (6.25%) Data Analysis
14 9 (5.63%) ERP
14 9 (5.63%) Use Case
15 8 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (5.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.00%) SQL
2 4 (2.50%) Java
3 2 (1.25%) R
3 2 (1.25%) C#
3 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 28 (17.50%) ISEB
2 7 (4.38%) Degree
3 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) ACCA
5 1 (0.63%) CCA
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMP
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.63%) IIBA
5 1 (0.63%) CBAP
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.63%) GAAP
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (7.50%) Oracle
2 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.50%) SAP
3 4 (2.50%) Hyperion
4 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.25%) Cognos
5 2 (1.25%) Google
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