The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 70 72
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.52% -2.85%  
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 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 813 831 883
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.99% 97.19% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 592 654
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 37
Median hourly rate £31.00 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.96% -24.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Process
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow