Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 23 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.51% 4.42% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 4.61% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Guildford median daily rate £475 £481 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.30% +17.38% -7.87%
10th Percentile £430 £408 £371
90th Percentile £620 £538 £468
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £27.38 -
Surrey median hourly rate - £24.44 £24.50
% change year-on-year - -0.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Guildford
Contract vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 189 217 196
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 96.02% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 121 97
Guildford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £131 £158 £215
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.74% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 12
Guildford median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -60.65% +150.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £11.90
90th Percentile £20.21 £37.75 £42.50
Surrey median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -17.86% -3.45% +19.44%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Guildford

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Guildford

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Guildford over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Guildford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP