The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 248 257
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 16 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 12
Median daily rate £444 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.38% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7221 8475 8976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.54% 94.99% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4232 5056 5117
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 385 431
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in the South East.

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

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +20 6 £413 -13.15% 1
Surrey 0 5 £431 -1.98% 1
West Sussex +18 3 £475 - 1
Kent - 2 £625 - 1
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (51.22%) Business Analysis
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (24.39%) Scrum
5 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (19.51%) Degree
7 7 (17.07%) Process Improvement
8 6 (14.63%) BPMN
8 6 (14.63%) User Stories
8 6 (14.63%) SDLC
8 6 (14.63%) Project Management
9 5 (12.20%) Use Case
9 5 (12.20%) Kanban
10 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
10 4 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (9.76%) Change Management
10 4 (9.76%) ISEB
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (9.76%) GDPR
11 3 (7.32%) Workday
11 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
11 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
11 3 (7.32%) Migration
11 3 (7.32%) Workflow
11 3 (7.32%) Workday HCM
11 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
11 3 (7.32%) Analytics

Senior 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 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Workday HCM
2 1 (2.44%) Actimize
2 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (2.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Billing
2 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) Mason
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (51.22%) Business Analysis
2 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (24.39%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) Process Improvement
5 6 (14.63%) BPMN
5 6 (14.63%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) SDLC
5 6 (14.63%) User Stories
6 5 (12.20%) Kanban
6 5 (12.20%) Use Case
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) Change Management
7 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Migration
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
3 3 (7.32%) CBAP
4 2 (4.88%) IIBA
5 1 (2.44%) HND
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) GDPR
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (7.32%) Workday
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow