The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £606 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 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
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 150 175
Rank change year-on-year +4 +25  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 23 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.39% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.41% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 22
City of London median daily rate £606 £550 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.22% +6.02%  
10th Percentile £435 £463 £361
90th Percentile £733 £721 £601
London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3116 3206 5526
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 95.93% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8621 9400 15096
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 120 330
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -3.62%  
10th Percentile £10.90 £14.38 £10.25
90th Percentile £30.00 £32.25 £37.05
London median hourly rate £19.82 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.66% -6.57%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (39.62%) Business Analysis
2 19 (35.85%) MiFID
3 16 (30.19%) Asset Management
3 16 (30.19%) Finance
4 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.75%) Front Office
7 10 (18.87%) Banking
8 9 (16.98%) SQL
8 9 (16.98%) Investment Management
9 7 (13.21%) Use Case
10 6 (11.32%) JIRA
10 6 (11.32%) Change Management
10 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (11.32%) Risk Management
10 6 (11.32%) Advertising
10 6 (11.32%) Migration
10 6 (11.32%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (9.43%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 5 (9.43%) EMIR
11 5 (9.43%) Scrum
11 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
11 5 (9.43%) Yardi
12 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.55%) BDD
12 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.55%) Gherkin
12 4 (7.55%) Market Risk

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.89%) LatentZero
1 1 (1.89%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) JIRA
2 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Front Office
3 10 (18.87%) Banking
4 6 (11.32%) Advertising
5 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.66%) Back Office
6 3 (5.66%) Marketing
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Retail
7 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.89%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.55%) Market Risk
2 3 (5.66%) Credit Risk
2 3 (5.66%) Derivative
2 3 (5.66%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Equities
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.89%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Business Analysis
2 16 (30.19%) Asset Management
3 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) Investment Management
6 7 (13.21%) Use Case
7 6 (11.32%) Change Management
7 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Migration
7 6 (11.32%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.43%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) BDD
9 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.55%) SDLC
9 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
1 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) MiFID
2 6 (11.32%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (9.43%) EMIR
4 3 (5.66%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.77%) QA
5 2 (3.77%) SEPA
6 1 (1.89%) GDPR
6 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.43%) Yardi
2 3 (5.66%) Charles River
2 3 (5.66%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.89%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.89%) ION Trading
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