The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 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
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 115 140
Rank change year-on-year -17 +25  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 5 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.71% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.73% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Median daily rate £460 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.64% +14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £255 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £578 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2175 2457 2938
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.75% 96.24% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1263 1406 1744
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 191 256
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the East of England

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in the East of England

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the East of England

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in the East of England

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire -11 2 £500 - 3
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £420 +8.38%
Hertfordshire -4 1 - - 1
Essex -27 1 £330 +29.41%
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Business Analysis
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 10 (35.71%) Use Case
4 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) Degree
6 7 (25.00%) Mainframe
6 7 (25.00%) CRM
6 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 7 (25.00%) Analytics
6 7 (25.00%) Customer Analytics
7 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Vista
8 5 (17.86%) Retail
8 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) DB2
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
8 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (17.86%) Campaign Management
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
9 4 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (14.29%) Order to Cash
9 4 (14.29%) ERP
9 4 (14.29%) SAP

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (10.71%) SAP SD
3 2 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (7.14%) Sonata
3 2 (7.14%) Tercero
4 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.86%) DB2
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Business Analysis
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Use Case
4 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) Analytics
5 7 (25.00%) CRM
5 7 (25.00%) Customer Analytics
5 7 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 6 (21.43%) Project Management
7 5 (17.86%) Campaign Management
7 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) ERP
8 4 (14.29%) Order to Cash
8 4 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (10.71%) Change Management
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) UML
10 2 (7.14%) API Development
10 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Avaloq
3 2 (7.14%) BMC
3 2 (7.14%) FNZ
3 2 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft