The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 47 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 10 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.45% 1.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 383 433 441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 93.87% 96.65% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 233 235
Median daily rate £350 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.12% -52.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in Essex

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Essex

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Essex

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Essex region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) Business Analysis
2 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (36.36%) Wealth Management
4 7 (31.82%) Avaloq
4 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
4 7 (31.82%) Data Analytics
4 7 (31.82%) Analytics
4 7 (31.82%) Customer Analytics
4 7 (31.82%) FNZ
4 7 (31.82%) Tercero
4 7 (31.82%) Sonata
4 7 (31.82%) Data Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Mainframe
4 7 (31.82%) CRM
4 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) Data Structures
5 5 (22.73%) Campaign Management
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) DB2
5 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (22.73%) Use Case
5 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
6 4 (18.18%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Sonata
1 7 (31.82%) Tercero
2 3 (13.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
2 5 (22.73%) DB2
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) Mainframe
3 5 (22.73%) Data Structures
3 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Business Analysis
2 8 (36.36%) Wealth Management
3 7 (31.82%) Analytics
3 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 7 (31.82%) Customer Analytics
3 7 (31.82%) Data Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Data Analytics
3 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 5 (22.73%) Campaign Management
4 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
4 5 (22.73%) Use Case
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) ITSM
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Avaloq
1 7 (31.82%) FNZ
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) BMC
3 3 (13.64%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) SAP