The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 June 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 132 111
Rank change year-on-year +34 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 15 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.68% 0.51% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.55% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 11
Median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £379 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2098 2725 2821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.62% 92.72% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1170 1521 1444
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 58 83
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -20.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Business Analyst in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +22 12 £413 -8.33% 2
Glasgow +9 3 £600 +62.16%
Senior Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (54.55%) Banking
2 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (33.33%) Migration
4 10 (30.30%) Retail
4 10 (30.30%) Retail Banking
4 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
5 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) BPMN
7 4 (12.12%) Legal
7 4 (12.12%) Front Office
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.09%) Artefact Management
8 3 (9.09%) TSYS
8 3 (9.09%) Back Office
8 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
9 2 (6.06%) Derivative
9 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Workflow
9 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.06%) ERP
9 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Data Privacy
9 2 (6.06%) Mentoring

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Loan IQ
1 1 (3.03%) Pega PRPC
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 18 (54.55%) Banking
2 10 (30.30%) Retail
2 10 (30.30%) Retail Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Finance
4 4 (12.12%) Front Office
4 4 (12.12%) Legal
5 3 (9.09%) Back Office
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (33.33%) Migration
3 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) BPMN
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.09%) Artefact Management
6 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.06%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Data Privacy
7 2 (6.06%) ERP
7 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) TSYS
2 1 (3.03%) Avaloq
2 1 (3.03%) Calypso
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
2 1 (3.03%) Murex
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Pega
2 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.03%) Wallstreet Suite
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