Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 125 127
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 10 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.76% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.80% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 12
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £428 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.19% -10.00% -5.00%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £368
90th Percentile £530 £475 £536
England median daily rate £500 £485 £500
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £50.25 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,811 3,009 3,008
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 95.89% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,747 1,897 1,766
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £218 £203 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £519
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 134 175
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.55 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.72% -0.35% -1.47%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.63 £36.10
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the East Midlands

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire 0 4 £475 +5.56%
Nottinghamshire -4 4 £410 +2.50% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £520 - 1
Senior Business Analyst
England

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Conflict Management
5 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Automotive
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Conflict Management
5 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft