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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 458 379 354
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 197 287 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 227 218
Median daily rate £475 £475 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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
England -77 180 £488 +1.56% 62
London -36 104 £513 -2.38% 26
City of London +33 17 £550 +4.76% 12
South East +18 16 £475 +8.57% 9
East of England +33 14 £488 -7.14% 4
East Midlands -7 11 £513 +20.58% 1
West Yorkshire -22 11 £425 -9.81% 5
Yorkshire -23 11 £425 -9.81% 6
South West -1 9 £455 -9.00% 1
Scotland -13 9 £450 +18.42% 5
Leeds -27 9 £448 -5.29% 4
Edinburgh +5 8 £450 +15.38% 4
Northamptonshire -6 8 £550 +22.22% 1
North West -18 8 £450 - 8
Surrey +3 7 £485 +14.11% 2
Northampton -2 7 £550 +22.22% 1
Wiltshire -3 7 £455 -9.00%
Swindon -5 7 £455 -9.00%
West Midlands -37 7 £400 -3.32% 6
South Wales +19 6 £325 -24.19% 1
Wales +16 6 £325 -24.19% 1
Essex - 6 £255 - 1
Hertfordshire +20 5 £488 -7.14% 3
Manchester -5 5 £450 -7.69% 6
Leatherhead - 4 £485 -
Herefordshire - 4 £400 -
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £425 - 2
Berkshire -1 3 £443 -6.84% 3
Cheshire -15 3 £275 -38.88%
Milton Keynes - 3 £425 - 2

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 193 (39.23%) Business Analysis
2 176 (35.77%) Finance
3 145 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (23.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 104 (21.14%) Banking
6 74 (15.04%) Project Management
7 65 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
8 62 (12.60%) Use Case
9 57 (11.59%) Data Analysis
10 47 (9.55%) Retail
11 43 (8.74%) User Stories
12 41 (8.33%) Migration
13 38 (7.72%) ISEB
13 38 (7.72%) Waterfall
14 37 (7.52%) SQL
15 34 (6.91%) Front Office
16 32 (6.50%) Change Management
17 30 (6.10%) UML
17 30 (6.10%) Investment Banking
18 29 (5.89%) Management Information System
19 27 (5.49%) Data Modelling
19 27 (5.49%) Scrum
20 26 (5.28%) Target Operating Model
21 25 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
21 25 (5.08%) Translating Business Requirements
22 24 (4.88%) SDLC
23 23 (4.67%) JIRA
23 23 (4.67%) Security Cleared
23 23 (4.67%) Workflow
24 22 (4.47%) Telecoms

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 9 (1.83%) Apache
2 8 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.81%) CMS
3 4 (0.81%) Confluence
4 3 (0.61%) SAS
5 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.20%) Documentum
6 1 (0.20%) JBoss
6 1 (0.20%) Liferay
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.05%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.03%) MS Office
5 6 (1.22%) MS Project
6 4 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.44%) Sonata
1 12 (2.44%) Tercero
2 5 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.61%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.41%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.83%) IaaS
2 6 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.41%) BlueKai
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.20%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.81%) WebEx
2 2 (0.41%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) FTP
3 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.20%) Network Security
3 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.42%) Data Mart
2 7 (1.42%) QlikView
3 5 (1.02%) Big Data
4 4 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 4 (0.81%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.41%) MS Access
6 2 (0.41%) OLAP
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.20%) MySQL
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.20%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) JIRA
2 2 (0.41%) CaliberRM
2 2 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.41%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.20%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.20%) VersionOne
General
1 176 (35.77%) Finance
2 104 (21.14%) Banking
3 47 (9.55%) Retail
4 34 (6.91%) Front Office
5 30 (6.10%) Investment Banking
6 22 (4.47%) Telecoms
7 17 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 16 (3.25%) Legal
8 16 (3.25%) Retail Banking
9 13 (2.64%) Marketing
10 8 (1.63%) Back Office
11 6 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (1.22%) Law
12 5 (1.02%) Advertising
13 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.81%) Games
14 3 (0.61%) French Language
14 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.61%) Publishing
14 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.83%) Web Services
2 7 (1.42%) XML
3 3 (0.61%) FpML
3 3 (0.61%) HTML
4 1 (0.20%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.20%) CSS
4 1 (0.20%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.20%) HTML5
4 1 (0.20%) JPA
4 1 (0.20%) jQuery
4 1 (0.20%) JSF
4 1 (0.20%) LAMP
4 1 (0.20%) Mason
4 1 (0.20%) MDX
4 1 (0.20%) Murex MxML
4 1 (0.20%) RichFaces
4 1 (0.20%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.89%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (3.66%) NHS
5 15 (3.05%) Derivative
6 12 (2.44%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.03%) Equities
8 9 (1.83%) Market Risk
9 8 (1.63%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.42%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.02%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.02%) Minimum Viable Product
13 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.81%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.81%) User Experience
13 4 (0.81%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.61%) Credit Derivative
14 3 (0.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.44%) Unix
2 11 (2.24%) Windows
3 9 (1.83%) Linux
4 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (39.23%) Business Analysis
2 145 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (23.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 74 (15.04%) Project Management
5 62 (12.60%) Use Case
6 57 (11.59%) Data Analysis
7 43 (8.74%) User Stories
8 41 (8.33%) Migration
9 38 (7.72%) Waterfall
10 32 (6.50%) Change Management
11 30 (6.10%) UML
12 27 (5.49%) Data Modelling
12 27 (5.49%) Scrum
13 26 (5.28%) Target Operating Model
14 25 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (5.08%) Translating Business Requirements
15 24 (4.88%) SDLC
16 23 (4.67%) Workflow
17 22 (4.47%) Data Management
17 22 (4.47%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.52%) SQL
2 14 (2.85%) Java
3 12 (2.44%) Python
4 9 (1.83%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.42%) VBA
6 4 (0.81%) COBOL
6 4 (0.81%) PHP
7 3 (0.61%) C++
8 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.20%) C#
9 1 (0.20%) Perl
9 1 (0.20%) R
9 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (7.72%) ISEB
2 23 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.07%) Degree
4 12 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.42%) CBAP
6 6 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (1.22%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) IIBA
8 1 (0.20%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.83%) MiFID
2 7 (1.42%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.42%) QA
3 6 (1.22%) Solvency II
4 5 (1.02%) SEPA
5 4 (0.81%) FATCA
6 3 (0.61%) Basel III
7 1 (0.20%) Basel II
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) COREP
7 1 (0.20%) EMIR
7 1 (0.20%) FINREP
7 1 (0.20%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.83%) Puppet
2 4 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) MOM
3 1 (0.20%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 21 (4.27%) Oracle
2 18 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.25%) Murex
4 14 (2.85%) SAP
5 12 (2.44%) Avaloq
5 12 (2.44%) FNZ
6 9 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.83%) SaltStack
7 6 (1.22%) HP
7 6 (1.22%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.02%) Remedy
9 4 (0.81%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.81%) Dynatrace
9 4 (0.81%) hybris
10 3 (0.61%) Adobe
10 3 (0.61%) Cognos
11 2 (0.41%) Calypso
11 2 (0.41%) Charles River
11 2 (0.41%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.41%) GoldenSource
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