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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 427 345 390
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +45
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 238 316 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.58% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.61% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 237 175
Median daily rate £475 £475 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £577 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -73 209 £500 +5.26% 60
London -59 105 £525 - 29
South East -13 26 £425 -2.85% 12
Scotland -19 20 £400 - 3
East of England +21 17 £506 +6.57% 7
Edinburgh +8 17 £410 +5.12% 3
East Midlands +24 16 £563 +32.35%
North West -26 16 £450 - 3
City of London +10 14 £538 +7.44% 9
Northamptonshire +14 12 £563 +28.57%
Northampton +10 12 £563 +28.57%
Essex +8 10 £575 - 1
Surrey -3 9 £400 -16.88%
Blackpool +11 8 £450 +28.57%
Lancashire +8 8 £450 +28.57%
Yorkshire -15 8 £425 -5.55% 5
West Yorkshire -21 8 £425 -5.55% 4
North East -36 8 £470 +13.93% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 8 £470 +13.93% 1
Tyne and Wear -40 8 £470 +13.93% 1
West Midlands -13 7 £488 +8.33% 1
Wales +14 6 £388 -9.62% 1
Birmingham +8 6 £488 +8.33%
Berkshire -7 6 £463 +2.77% 7
Leeds -19 6 £507 +12.55% 4
South West -24 5 £375 -20.04% 2
Cheshire -29 5 £488 +8.33%
Guildford +8 4 £400 -3.03%
Hertfordshire +6 4 £488 -15.21% 1
South Wales +3 4 £350 -18.60% 1

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 198 (37.22%) Finance
2 190 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 141 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (21.24%) Banking
5 105 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 82 (15.41%) Project Management
7 72 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (11.47%) Use Case
9 53 (9.96%) Retail
10 46 (8.65%) Data Analysis
11 40 (7.52%) Front Office
12 38 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
13 35 (6.58%) Target Operating Model
13 35 (6.58%) UML
13 35 (6.58%) Derivative
14 34 (6.39%) Waterfall
14 34 (6.39%) Change Management
14 34 (6.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 30 (5.64%) User Stories
15 30 (5.64%) Management Information System
15 30 (5.64%) Data Modelling
15 30 (5.64%) Investment Banking
15 30 (5.64%) Migration
16 29 (5.45%) Asset Management
16 29 (5.45%) ISEB
16 29 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 28 (5.26%) Telecoms
18 27 (5.08%) Risk Management
18 27 (5.08%) Security Cleared
19 26 (4.89%) BPMN

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 11 (2.07%) Apache
2 8 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.32%) SAS
4 6 (1.13%) CMS
5 4 (0.75%) Confluence
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.19%) Liferay
Applications
1 22 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.76%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.69%) MS Office
5 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.38%) MS Project
7 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.26%) Sonata
1 12 (2.26%) Tercero
2 7 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.56%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.38%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) Endur
6 1 (0.19%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.69%) IaaS
2 6 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.19%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.38%) Firewall
1 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
1 2 (0.38%) SMS
2 1 (0.19%) FTP
2 1 (0.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.19%) MVNO
2 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.13%) Data Mart
4 4 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.56%) Big Data
5 3 (0.56%) MySQL
5 3 (0.56%) QlikView
6 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.38%) OLAP
6 2 (0.38%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.19%) MS Access
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (4.51%) JIRA
2 2 (0.38%) CaliberRM
2 2 (0.38%) ERwin
2 2 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.38%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.19%) VersionOne
General
1 198 (37.22%) Finance
2 113 (21.24%) Banking
3 53 (9.96%) Retail
4 40 (7.52%) Front Office
5 30 (5.64%) Investment Banking
6 28 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 20 (3.76%) Retail Banking
8 17 (3.20%) Legal
9 13 (2.44%) Marketing
10 11 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.88%) Law
12 8 (1.50%) Advertising
13 6 (1.13%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.75%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.56%) Back Office
16 3 (0.56%) French Language
16 3 (0.56%) Games
16 3 (0.56%) Publishing
16 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.63%) Web Services
2 7 (1.32%) XML
3 5 (0.94%) .NET
4 2 (0.38%) FpML
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.19%) BAPI
5 1 (0.19%) CSS
5 1 (0.19%) HTML
5 1 (0.19%) jQuery
5 1 (0.19%) LAMP
5 1 (0.19%) Mason
5 1 (0.19%) MDX
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.19%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.19%) Velocity
5 1 (0.19%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.19%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.58%) Derivative
3 34 (6.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 30 (5.64%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.57%) NHS
6 18 (3.38%) Credit Risk
7 16 (3.01%) Market Risk
8 12 (2.26%) User Experience
9 10 (1.88%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.50%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (1.32%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.32%) Equities
11 7 (1.32%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.13%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
15 2 (0.38%) Economics
15 2 (0.38%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.26%) Unix
2 11 (2.07%) Linux
3 9 (1.69%) Windows
4 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 141 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 82 (15.41%) Project Management
5 61 (11.47%) Use Case
6 46 (8.65%) Data Analysis
7 38 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
8 35 (6.58%) Target Operating Model
8 35 (6.58%) UML
9 34 (6.39%) Change Management
9 34 (6.39%) Waterfall
10 30 (5.64%) Data Modelling
10 30 (5.64%) Migration
10 30 (5.64%) User Stories
11 29 (5.45%) Asset Management
11 29 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 27 (5.08%) Risk Management
13 26 (4.89%) BPMN
13 26 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (4.89%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (4.51%) SQL
2 16 (3.01%) Java
3 10 (1.88%) Python
4 9 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 5 (0.94%) VBA
6 3 (0.56%) C#
6 3 (0.56%) C++
6 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.56%) PHP
7 2 (0.38%) C
7 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.19%) ABAP
8 1 (0.19%) Perl
8 1 (0.19%) R
8 1 (0.19%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (5.45%) ISEB
2 27 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.51%) Degree
4 13 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (1.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (1.13%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 4 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.56%) CBAP
9 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) CCA
9 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.82%) MiFID
2 11 (2.07%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (2.07%) QA
3 8 (1.50%) Solvency II
4 7 (1.32%) EMIR
5 5 (0.94%) FATCA
5 5 (0.94%) SEPA
6 4 (0.75%) Basel III
6 4 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.56%) Basel II
8 2 (0.38%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.38%) SLA
9 1 (0.19%) COBIT
9 1 (0.19%) COREP
9 1 (0.19%) FINREP
9 1 (0.19%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.19%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.69%) Puppet
2 4 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.19%) MOM
4 1 (0.19%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 25 (4.70%) Murex
1 25 (4.70%) Oracle
2 23 (4.32%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.20%) SAP
4 13 (2.44%) FNZ
4 13 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.26%) Avaloq
6 9 (1.69%) Calypso
6 9 (1.69%) SaltStack
7 6 (1.13%) HP
7 6 (1.13%) Yardi
8 5 (0.94%) Charles River
8 5 (0.94%) Remedy
9 4 (0.75%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.75%) Dynatrace
9 4 (0.75%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.56%) Cognos
10 3 (0.56%) hybris
10 3 (0.56%) IBM
11 2 (0.38%) Adobe
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