The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Business Analyst
UK
Rank 373 339 384
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +45
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 230 298 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.60% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.63% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 214 184
Median daily rate £500 £478 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £623 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42518 47379 47264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.78% 94.76% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27667 30205 29656
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1737 1864
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the UK.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Senior Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the UK.

Senior Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
England -40 202 £500 +1.52% 40
London -25 126 £525 +3.96% 17
City of London +5 24 £500 -16.66% 5
West Midlands +7 19 £560 +31.76% 2
East of England +12 15 £475 -5.00% 4
Essex +8 12 - - 1
South East -8 12 £469 +5.33% 5
South West -9 11 £488 +25.80% 5
Coventry - 10 £623 -
East Midlands +2 9 £450 -10.00%
Wales +2 9 £279 -14.23%
Northamptonshire -9 9 £450 -5.26%
Scotland +24 8 £438 +9.37% 3
Cardiff +17 8 £283 -19.28%
South Wales +10 8 £283 -16.29%
Northampton -8 8 £450 -10.00%
Yorkshire +2 7 £470 +17.50% 4
Berkshire +7 6 £419 -5.89% 2
Hertfordshire -1 6 £475 -5.00% 1
Swindon +4 5 £488 -2.50%
Wiltshire -1 5 £488 -2.50% 1
Edinburgh +18 4 £450 +13.20% 1
Bristol 0 4 £375 - 1
Reading +15 3 £438 - 1
Watford +1 3 £475 -5.00%
Leeds 0 3 £435 +8.75% 1
West Yorkshire 0 3 £435 +8.75% 2
Sheffield -3 3 - - 2
South Yorkshire -5 3 - - 2
Surrey +15 2 £469 -12.79% 1

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 202 (39.30%) Business Analysis
2 183 (35.60%) Finance
3 165 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (16.15%) Banking
6 71 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
7 69 (13.42%) Project Management
8 63 (12.26%) Waterfall
9 56 (10.89%) Scrum
10 53 (10.31%) Use Case
11 50 (9.73%) User Stories
12 47 (9.14%) Migration
13 44 (8.56%) Retail
13 44 (8.56%) Change Management
13 44 (8.56%) Front Office
14 39 (7.59%) Data Analysis
15 38 (7.39%) MiFID
16 33 (6.42%) SQL
17 32 (6.23%) Wealth Management
18 31 (6.03%) Data Modelling
19 30 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
19 30 (5.84%) SAP
19 30 (5.84%) Marketing
19 30 (5.84%) SDLC
20 29 (5.64%) Target Operating Model
20 29 (5.64%) UML
21 28 (5.45%) Degree
22 26 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
22 26 (5.06%) Derivative
22 26 (5.06%) Investment Banking

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.97%) CMS
3 4 (0.78%) Apache
4 3 (0.58%) Confluence
5 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.39%) JCAPS
5 2 (0.39%) SAS
5 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (5.06%) MS Visio
2 25 (4.86%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (3.11%) MS Project
5 11 (2.14%) MS Office
6 3 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.56%) SAP MII
2 8 (1.56%) SAP PP
2 8 (1.56%) SAP PP-PI
2 8 (1.56%) Sonata
2 8 (1.56%) Tercero
3 7 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.17%) BigMachines
4 6 (1.17%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.39%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.39%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.56%) SaaS
2 3 (0.58%) IaaS
3 2 (0.39%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) BlueKai
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.36%) Internet
2 6 (1.17%) DSL
3 2 (0.39%) Intranet
3 2 (0.39%) WebEx
4 1 (0.19%) MVNO
4 1 (0.19%) NAS
4 1 (0.19%) NFC
4 1 (0.19%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.78%) Big Data
2 4 (0.78%) Hadoop
2 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.39%) Apache Hive
4 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.39%) HBase
4 2 (0.39%) MS Access
4 2 (0.39%) OLAP
4 2 (0.39%) QlikView
4 2 (0.39%) Sqoop
5 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.19%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.19%) Essbase
5 1 (0.19%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (2.14%) JIRA
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
General
1 183 (35.60%) Finance
2 83 (16.15%) Banking
3 44 (8.56%) Front Office
3 44 (8.56%) Retail
4 30 (5.84%) Marketing
5 26 (5.06%) Investment Banking
6 24 (4.67%) Back Office
6 24 (4.67%) Telecoms
7 23 (4.47%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.72%) Legal
9 13 (2.53%) Electronics
10 10 (1.95%) Advertising
11 7 (1.36%) Billing
11 7 (1.36%) Retail Banking
12 6 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.97%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.78%) Law
15 3 (0.58%) Local Government
15 3 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.53%) Web Services
2 8 (1.56%) SAP XI
2 8 (1.56%) XML
3 7 (1.36%) FpML
4 6 (1.17%) .NET
4 6 (1.17%) Middleware
5 4 (0.78%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.78%) Velocity
6 2 (0.39%) HTML
6 2 (0.39%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.39%) XSLT
7 1 (0.19%) CSS
7 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.19%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.19%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.06%) Derivative
3 25 (4.86%) Equities
4 24 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (4.09%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.50%) Fixed Income
7 15 (2.92%) User Experience
8 9 (1.75%) NHS
9 8 (1.56%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.36%) Fintech
11 6 (1.17%) ASIC
11 6 (1.17%) DTCC
11 6 (1.17%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.97%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (0.97%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.97%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.97%) Minimum Viable Product
13 4 (0.78%) Blockchain
14 3 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.36%) Windows
2 5 (0.97%) Linux
2 5 (0.97%) Unix
3 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (39.30%) Business Analysis
2 165 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (13.42%) Project Management
5 63 (12.26%) Waterfall
6 56 (10.89%) Scrum
7 53 (10.31%) Use Case
8 50 (9.73%) User Stories
9 47 (9.14%) Migration
10 44 (8.56%) Change Management
11 39 (7.59%) Data Analysis
12 32 (6.23%) Wealth Management
13 31 (6.03%) Data Modelling
14 30 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (5.84%) SDLC
15 29 (5.64%) Target Operating Model
15 29 (5.64%) UML
16 26 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (4.67%) BPMN
17 24 (4.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.42%) SQL
2 12 (2.33%) Java
3 7 (1.36%) Python
4 6 (1.17%) T-SQL
5 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.39%) C++
7 2 (0.39%) COBOL
7 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.39%) VB
8 1 (0.19%) C
8 1 (0.19%) C#
8 1 (0.19%) PHP
8 1 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (5.45%) Degree
2 25 (4.86%) ISEB
2 25 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.58%) IIBA
6 3 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.39%) CIMA
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.39%) CISM
7 2 (0.39%) CISSP
7 2 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) MBA
7 2 (0.39%) PMP
7 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.19%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.39%) MiFID
2 18 (3.50%) EMIR
3 14 (2.72%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (1.56%) FATCA
5 7 (1.36%) QA
6 5 (0.97%) Basel III
6 5 (0.97%) IFRS
6 5 (0.97%) IFRS 9
6 5 (0.97%) SEPA
7 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.78%) SLA
8 3 (0.58%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.39%) Basel II
9 2 (0.39%) COBIT
9 2 (0.39%) HL7
10 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.19%) GxP
10 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.39%) HDFS
1 2 (0.39%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.58%) Puppet
2 2 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (5.84%) SAP
2 25 (4.86%) Oracle
3 18 (3.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.95%) FNZ
6 9 (1.75%) Avaloq
7 6 (1.17%) Apttus
7 6 (1.17%) Remedy
8 5 (0.97%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.78%) Avaya
9 4 (0.78%) BMC
10 3 (0.58%) Charles River
10 3 (0.58%) Cognos
10 3 (0.58%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.39%) Cadence
11 2 (0.39%) Fiorano
11 2 (0.39%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.39%) InterSystems
11 2 (0.39%) Mitel
11 2 (0.39%) Siemens
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