The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford 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.

Business Analyst
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 9.73% 6.34% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.34% 6.72% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 4
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -17.94% -0.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 97 134 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 85.84% 94.37% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 81 125
Median daily rate £450 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £223 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.56 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.19% -1.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.43 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Guildford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
1 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Use Case
5 3 (17.65%) BPMN
5 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
5 3 (17.65%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) ISEB
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.76%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (11.76%) Solvency II
6 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) GSM
1 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
1 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) BPMN
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Use Case
5 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago