Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 20 July 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 79 100
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 10 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.78% 0.64% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.67% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% +1.49%
10th Percentile £420 £440 £400
90th Percentile £525 £633 £618
East of England median daily rate £450 £488 £413
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1196 1346 1513
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 93.73% 96.01% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 703 781
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.12% +4.60%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 73 133
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -8.57% +8.70%
10th Percentile £10.48 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.12 £52.25 £39.80
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -4.76%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 3 £500 -
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £450 -
Watford -8 2 £488 -2.50%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Senior Business Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (30.00%) Order to Cash
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) SAP SD
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) SAP PI

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (10.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Order to Cash
2 3 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy