Period
to 8 December 2019

The median contractor rate for a Digital Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

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.

Digital Business Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 308 366 334
Rank change year-on-year +58 -32 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Business Analyst 25 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 19
South East median daily rate £450 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -4.69% -6.98%
10th Percentile £359 £315 £360
90th Percentile £618 £488 £507
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £38.00
England median hourly rate £10.50 £32.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -67.19% -15.79% +6.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 12,121 15,923 15,835
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.74% 94.39% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,183 9,597 9,404
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £209 £256 £238
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £463 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +1.09% +1.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 631 613 627
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -2.83%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £59.85 £51.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £19.25 £18.25 £18.70
% change year-on-year +5.48% -2.41% +3.89%

Digital Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Business Analyst in the South East

Digital Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Business Analyst in the South East

Digital Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Business Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Business Analyst in the South East

Digital Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Business Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. 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
Thames Valley +28 9 £450 +12.50%
Berkshire +15 7 £450 +12.50%
Surrey +49 6 £450 +28.57%
East Sussex +20 4 £550 +57.14%
Hampshire +27 3 £390 -17.89%
West Sussex +18 3 £475 +37.18%
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £525 +28.05%
Digital Business Analyst
England

Digital Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, Digital Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Digital Business Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (44.00%) User Stories
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) User Experience
5 5 (20.00%) Confluence
5 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 5 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) JIRA
6 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Kanban
6 4 (16.00%) Retail
6 4 (16.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) IIBA
7 3 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (12.00%) Fintech
7 3 (12.00%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) ISEB
7 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.00%) Telecoms

Digital Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Headless CMS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Automotive
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.00%) Blog
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (44.00%) User Stories
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 4 (16.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (16.00%) Kanban
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (12.00%) Fintech
6 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) IIBA
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) CBAP
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (4.00%) SAP
1 1 (4.00%) Sitecore