The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Business Analyst
South West / Bristol
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -8.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 779 881 797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.12% 96.71% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 617 549
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 27
Median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.14% +152.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in Bristol

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Bristol

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the Bristol region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (20.00%) Record to Report
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP