The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 355 294 318
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 231 314 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.68% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 238 172
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£463 £484 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.39% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £53.50
UK excluding London average 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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -72 210 £470 -4.56% 65
London -57 98 £550 - 26
South West -13 30 £500 +11.04% 9
North West +4 23 £425 -15.00% 5
City of London -20 23 £475 -13.63% 6
South East -50 23 £425 +1.19% 9
Wiltshire +1 22 £500 +11.11% 5
Swindon 0 22 £500 +11.11% 5
Scotland -16 16 £414 -8.05% 6
East Midlands -14 14 £450 -14.28% 4
Manchester +1 13 £438 -12.93% 4
Yorkshire -6 13 £438 +17.44% 2
Northamptonshire -23 12 £450 -14.28% 2
West Yorkshire -8 11 £425 +21.42% 2
Surrey +3 10 £425 -19.04%
Glasgow +3 8 £414 -12.89% 2
Leeds -2 8 £350 +6.06% 2
Northampton -12 8 £450 +6.50%
Edinburgh -14 8 £469 +4.16% 2
Berkshire -10 5 £391 +0.96% 2
Bristol - 5 £425 -
West Midlands -14 4 £420 +33.33% 5
East Sussex +1 3 £375 +17.18% 1
Hertfordshire +13 2 £550 +10.00% 1
East of England +1 2 £550 +22.22% 4
Nottinghamshire -8 2 - - 2
Slough -9 2 £388 +17.42% 1
Nottingham -10 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £425 - 4
Birmingham - 2 £408 -

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title.

1 227 (43.91%) Finance
2 169 (32.69%) Business Analysis
3 140 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 136 (26.31%) Banking
5 125 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (13.54%) Retail
7 62 (11.99%) Project Management
8 59 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
9 53 (10.25%) MS Visio
10 49 (9.48%) UML
11 44 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
12 39 (7.54%) Data Modelling
13 36 (6.96%) Scrum
13 36 (6.96%) Use Case
14 34 (6.58%) Retail Banking
14 34 (6.58%) PRINCE2
15 33 (6.38%) BPR
15 33 (6.38%) Investment Banking
16 32 (6.19%) BPMN
17 31 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
18 30 (5.80%) Data Analysis
19 29 (5.61%) Degree
19 29 (5.61%) Requirements Analysis
19 29 (5.61%) Change Management
19 29 (5.61%) E-Commerce
19 29 (5.61%) ISEB
19 29 (5.61%) Business Transformation
20 27 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
21 26 (5.03%) Waterfall
22 25 (4.84%) SQL

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.35%) CMS
2 6 (1.16%) SAS
3 5 (0.97%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.19%) Drupal
5 1 (0.19%) Confluence
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (10.25%) MS Visio
2 14 (2.71%) MS Office
2 14 (2.71%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.58%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (0.58%) Aligne
3 2 (0.39%) Loan IQ
3 2 (0.39%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.19%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.19%) SAP PP-PI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.19%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.77%) Intranet
2 3 (0.58%) RFID
3 2 (0.39%) SMS
4 1 (0.19%) VoIP
4 1 (0.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.19%) Firewall
4 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.97%) Data Mining
3 5 (0.97%) EDRMS
4 4 (0.77%) QlikView
5 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.58%) MS Access
5 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (0.39%) EDMS
6 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.19%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.58%) JIRA
2 2 (0.39%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 227 (43.91%) Finance
2 136 (26.31%) Banking
3 70 (13.54%) Retail
4 34 (6.58%) Retail Banking
5 33 (6.38%) Investment Banking
6 22 (4.26%) Front Office
7 20 (3.87%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.32%) Legal
8 12 (2.32%) Marketing
9 11 (2.13%) Advertising
10 10 (1.93%) Local Government
11 9 (1.74%) Law
12 8 (1.55%) Publishing
13 6 (1.16%) Back Office
14 4 (0.77%) Electronics
14 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.58%) International Banking
16 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.29%) Web Services
2 4 (0.77%) XML
3 1 (0.19%) Middleware
3 1 (0.19%) Velocity
3 1 (0.19%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.19%) Mason
3 1 (0.19%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.19%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.71%) Open Source
4 13 (2.51%) Credit Risk
5 9 (1.74%) Derivative
6 8 (1.55%) User Experience
7 6 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.97%) Equities
8 5 (0.97%) Visualisation
8 5 (0.97%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.77%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.77%) DTV
9 4 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (0.77%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.58%) NHS
10 3 (0.58%) Replication
10 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.58%) FMCG
10 3 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.39%) Android
1 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (32.69%) Business Analysis
2 140 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 125 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (11.99%) Project Management
5 49 (9.48%) UML
6 44 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
7 39 (7.54%) Data Modelling
8 36 (6.96%) Scrum
8 36 (6.96%) Use Case
9 34 (6.58%) PRINCE2
10 33 (6.38%) BPR
11 32 (6.19%) BPMN
12 31 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (5.80%) Data Analysis
14 29 (5.61%) Requirements Analysis
14 29 (5.61%) Change Management
14 29 (5.61%) E-Commerce
14 29 (5.61%) Business Transformation
15 27 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (5.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.84%) SQL
2 4 (0.77%) VBA
2 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.39%) Java
3 2 (0.39%) C
4 1 (0.19%) C#
4 1 (0.19%) Python
4 1 (0.19%) Ruby
4 1 (0.19%) VB
4 1 (0.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (5.61%) ISEB
1 29 (5.61%) Degree
2 10 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.16%) VCP4
4 6 (1.16%) CBAP
4 6 (1.16%) ACCA
4 6 (1.16%) CIMA
5 4 (0.77%) IIBA
6 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.39%) CCA
8 1 (0.19%) CNA
8 1 (0.19%) Novell Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.19%) MBA
8 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.29%) Basel II
1 17 (3.29%) Basel III
2 16 (3.09%) Solvency II
3 10 (1.93%) QA
4 8 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.55%) FINREP
5 7 (1.35%) COREP
6 6 (1.16%) FATCA
7 4 (0.77%) MiFID
7 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.58%) SLA
8 3 (0.58%) P3O
9 2 (0.39%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.19%) EMIR
10 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.19%) HL7
Systems Management
1 5 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (2.71%) SAP
2 13 (2.51%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.32%) Oracle
4 7 (1.35%) IBM
5 6 (1.16%) Siebel
6 5 (0.97%) Calypso
6 5 (0.97%) HP
6 5 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.77%) Remedy
7 4 (0.77%) Tableau
8 3 (0.58%) Vermilion
8 3 (0.58%) Pega
8 3 (0.58%) Mantas
8 3 (0.58%) Actimize
8 3 (0.58%) OpenLink
8 3 (0.58%) BMC
9 2 (0.39%) Cognos
9 2 (0.39%) Sybase
9 2 (0.39%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.39%) Charles River
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