The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Analysis
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 26 28
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.39% 1.32% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 1.48% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £438 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +41.58% -21.05%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 97 135 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 82.20% 88.82% 82.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 83 110
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £219 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +111.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Guildford

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Guildford

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Guildford over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Guildford

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Database Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Segmentation
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) BPEL
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) BPMN
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) GSM
1 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Process Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) CRM Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Programme Manager
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Segmentation
3 2 (22.22%) Database Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) BPEL
4 1 (11.11%) BPR
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification