The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough 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.

Business Analyst
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 15 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 4.00% 3.90% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 4.05% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.58% +12.67%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 70 74 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 93.33% 96.10% 89.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 52
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.33 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Farnborough

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Farnborough

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Farnborough region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SAP HANA
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft