The median contractor rate for a Lead Business Analyst was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 April 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.

Lead Business Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 519 532
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 53 106 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 82 67
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £458 £450
% change year-on-year -1.63% +1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £90.00
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 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 41157 48919 48039
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.60% 95.22% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26881 32292 29584
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1390 1931
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in England

Lead Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Business Analyst in England

Lead Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead Business Analyst in England

Lead Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lead Business Analyst in England

Lead Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
London +14 36 £550 +10.00% 12
Yorkshire +15 5 £435 +5.07% 2
South East +16 4 £425 -10.52% 1
East Midlands -21 4 £475 -13.63% 1
West Midlands +23 2 £488 -
South West -3 2 £513 +22.02%
Lead Business Analyst
UK

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Lead 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 England region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (41.18%) Finance
2 37 (36.27%) Business Analysis
3 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (30.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (28.43%) Banking
6 13 (12.75%) Project Management
7 11 (10.78%) Use Case
8 10 (9.80%) User Stories
8 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
8 10 (9.80%) Data Analysis
9 9 (8.82%) Migration
9 9 (8.82%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.84%) QA
10 8 (7.84%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.86%) Retail
11 7 (6.86%) JIRA
11 7 (6.86%) Degree
12 6 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (5.88%) MiFID
12 6 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.88%) Business Transformation
12 6 (5.88%) User Experience
12 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.88%) Scrum
12 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.88%) SQL
12 6 (5.88%) SAP
12 6 (5.88%) Change Management

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (4.90%) SAS
2 4 (3.92%) Confluence
3 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.98%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.98%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) ATM
1 1 (0.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) Big Data
2 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.96%) DB2
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.98%) MS Access
4 1 (0.98%) QlikView
4 1 (0.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) JIRA
General
1 42 (41.18%) Finance
2 29 (28.43%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Front Office
4 5 (4.90%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Advertising
5 3 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.94%) Marketing
5 3 (2.94%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.98%) Electronics
7 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.98%) Law
7 1 (0.98%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.98%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.88%) User Experience
3 5 (4.90%) Derivative
3 5 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.94%) iPad
6 2 (1.96%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.96%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.96%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (1.96%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.96%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) Business Analysis
2 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (30.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.75%) Project Management
5 11 (10.78%) Use Case
6 10 (9.80%) Data Analysis
6 10 (9.80%) User Stories
7 9 (8.82%) Migration
7 9 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.88%) Business Transformation
10 6 (5.88%) Change Management
10 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.88%) Scrum
10 6 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.90%) SDLC
11 5 (4.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) ISEB
3 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) ACCA
4 1 (0.98%) CBAP
4 1 (0.98%) CIMA
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) QA
2 6 (5.88%) MiFID
3 3 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.98%) EMIR
4 1 (0.98%) GDPR
4 1 (0.98%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.98%) IFRS
4 1 (0.98%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.98%) PMO
4 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) SAP
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (1.96%) IBM
4 2 (1.96%) Murex
4 2 (1.96%) Sybase
4 2 (1.96%) Temenos
5 1 (0.98%) Aveksa
5 1 (0.98%) CA
5 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.98%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.98%) Samsung
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