Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 367 328
Rank change year-on-year -11 -39 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 228 251 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.55% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.58% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 190 225
London median daily rate £525 £506 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £406 £381 £375
90th Percentile £680 £664 £650
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
London median hourly rate £65.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.84% - -
England median hourly rate £48.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +1.05% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39960 43138 43694
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.98% 95.10% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28435 31048 30347
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 478 757
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.08 £52.70
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in London

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in London

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Business Analyst in London

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in London

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 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
City of London +25 55 £563 +5.14% 5
Bromley +11 1 £525 -10.26%
West End of London +5 1 £450 +3.45%
Canary Wharf 0 1 - -
Croydon 0 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £613 -
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 85 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (35.96%) Business Analysis
3 77 (33.77%) Finance
4 53 (23.25%) Banking
5 50 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (17.98%) MiFID
7 37 (16.23%) Front Office
8 34 (14.91%) User Stories
9 27 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (10.96%) Risk Management
10 25 (10.96%) Project Management
11 24 (10.53%) Scrum
11 24 (10.53%) Asset Management
12 23 (10.09%) Investment Banking
12 23 (10.09%) Use Case
12 23 (10.09%) SQL
13 20 (8.77%) Investment Management
13 20 (8.77%) Derivative
14 19 (8.33%) Microsoft
14 19 (8.33%) Migration
15 17 (7.46%) Change Management
15 17 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (7.02%) Data Analysis
16 16 (7.02%) Waterfall
16 16 (7.02%) SDLC
17 15 (6.58%) Target Operating Model
17 15 (6.58%) Marketing
17 15 (6.58%) JIRA
18 14 (6.14%) Degree
18 14 (6.14%) Fixed Income

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.39%) CMS
2 8 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (0.88%) Endur
2 2 (0.88%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.44%) MoSes
3 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.44%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) Network Security
2 3 (1.32%) Extranet
3 2 (0.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.44%) DSL
4 1 (0.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.70%) Big Data
2 5 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.19%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.44%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.44%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.44%) Essbase
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.44%) QlikView
5 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (6.58%) JIRA
2 8 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 77 (33.77%) Finance
2 53 (23.25%) Banking
3 37 (16.23%) Front Office
4 23 (10.09%) Investment Banking
5 15 (6.58%) Marketing
6 13 (5.70%) Legal
7 11 (4.82%) Back Office
7 11 (4.82%) Retail
8 7 (3.07%) Advertising
9 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.88%) French Language
10 2 (0.88%) Law
10 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Electronics
11 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.44%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.19%) .NET
2 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.75%) Gherkin
3 3 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.88%) FpML
4 2 (0.88%) GWT
4 2 (0.88%) Velocity
5 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.44%) Middleware
5 1 (0.44%) WinForms
5 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.77%) Derivative
3 14 (6.14%) Fixed Income
4 13 (5.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (5.70%) Market Risk
5 8 (3.51%) Reference Data
6 7 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (3.07%) User Experience
7 6 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (2.19%) Equities
8 5 (2.19%) Fintech
8 5 (2.19%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.75%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.75%) Exotic Derivative
9 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.75%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.32%) iPad
11 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.44%) Android
1 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (35.96%) Business Analysis
3 50 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (14.91%) User Stories
5 25 (10.96%) Project Management
5 25 (10.96%) Risk Management
6 24 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 24 (10.53%) Scrum
7 23 (10.09%) Use Case
8 20 (8.77%) Investment Management
9 19 (8.33%) Migration
10 17 (7.46%) Change Management
10 17 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (7.02%) Data Analysis
11 16 (7.02%) SDLC
11 16 (7.02%) Waterfall
12 15 (6.58%) Target Operating Model
13 13 (5.70%) Data Migration
14 12 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.09%) SQL
2 5 (2.19%) R
3 4 (1.75%) C
4 3 (1.32%) C#
4 3 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.88%) Python
6 1 (0.44%) F#
6 1 (0.44%) Haskell
6 1 (0.44%) Java
6 1 (0.44%) Scala
6 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.14%) Degree
2 10 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.07%) ISEB
3 7 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.44%) CISSP
6 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) IIBA
6 1 (0.44%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.44%) MBA
6 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (17.98%) MiFID
2 9 (3.95%) EMIR
3 8 (3.51%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (3.51%) QA
4 5 (2.19%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.32%) GDPR
6 3 (1.32%) SEPA
7 2 (0.88%) Basel II
7 2 (0.88%) Basel III
8 1 (0.44%) GAAP
8 1 (0.44%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.44%) PMO
8 1 (0.44%) SLA
8 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Xen
2 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.51%) Yardi
3 5 (2.19%) Adobe
3 5 (2.19%) Bloomberg
3 5 (2.19%) Sophis
4 4 (1.75%) Charles River
4 4 (1.75%) Fidessa
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle
5 3 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.32%) Murex
6 2 (0.88%) HP
6 2 (0.88%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.88%) OpenLink
6 2 (0.88%) Reuters
6 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.44%) Misys
7 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.44%) Siebel
7 1 (0.44%) Sybase
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