Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Business Analysis
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 34 95
Rank change year-on-year -32 +61 -27
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 112 141 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.41% 5.61% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 6.55% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 125 48
Surrey median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +10.77%
10th Percentile £392 £361 £354
90th Percentile £606 £599 £613
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 - £25.25
10th Percentile £14.50 - £21.98
90th Percentile £15.50 - £28.33
South East median hourly rate £30.81 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -0.61% +12.73% +14.58%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,846 2,154 2,219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 86.77% 85.65% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,996 1,476 1,497
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £267
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 52 119
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £26.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% -23.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.15 £14.28 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £49.60
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.95 £24.06
% change year-on-year +25.33% -17.08% +11.65%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Surrey

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analysis in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Surrey

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Surrey over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Surrey

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Surrey

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 34 £513 +4.59%
Reigate -2 32 £488 +8.33% 2
Leatherhead +5 8 £438 +25.00% 1
Redhill +4 8 £475 -
Guildford -23 5 £500 +11.11% 4
Staines -19 4 £488 -16.67% 2
Epsom -10 1 £525 +34.62%
Farnham - 1 £425 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 46 (41.07%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.39%) SQL
3 40 (35.71%) Finance
4 25 (22.32%) Relational Database
5 24 (21.43%) Oracle
6 23 (20.54%) Unix
6 23 (20.54%) BPR
6 23 (20.54%) Scrum
7 21 (18.75%) Business Process Analysis
8 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.86%) Degree
9 19 (16.96%) MS Visio
9 19 (16.96%) Workflow
10 18 (16.07%) Project Management
10 18 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (14.29%) Data Analysis
12 16 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
12 16 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
13 15 (13.39%) Power BI
13 15 (13.39%) Analytics
13 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Excel
14 14 (12.50%) Data Management
14 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
15 13 (11.61%) Coaching
15 13 (11.61%) Portfolio Management
15 13 (11.61%) Project Governance
15 13 (11.61%) People Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.79%) Confluence
3 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.89%) Mule
3 1 (0.89%) SAS
3 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Visio
2 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.68%) InDesign
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.25%) SAP HR
2 3 (2.68%) Global One
3 1 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.89%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) CTI
2 1 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.39%) Power BI
3 6 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
4 4 (3.57%) PowerPivot
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.68%) Data Lake
5 3 (2.68%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (2.68%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) DataStage
7 1 (0.89%) HBase
7 1 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.89%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (2.68%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.89%) Cobertura
6 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.89%) JUnit
6 1 (0.89%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 40 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Banking
4 6 (5.36%) Publishing
5 5 (4.46%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Games
7 1 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (66.07%) Analyst
2 42 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 32 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
4 25 (22.32%) Pensions Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Agile Coach
6 11 (9.82%) Business Systems Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Pensions Business Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Security Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Report Specialist
9 7 (6.25%) Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Agile Scrum Master
10 6 (5.36%) Scrum Master
10 6 (5.36%) Service Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Architect
11 5 (4.46%) Finance Business Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Oracle Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.46%) Workday Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) XML
1 5 (4.46%) XSLT
2 4 (3.57%) CSS
2 4 (3.57%) HTML
3 2 (1.79%) .NET
3 2 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.89%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.89%) Java EE
4 1 (0.89%) JDBC
4 1 (0.89%) JPA
4 1 (0.89%) jQuery
4 1 (0.89%) JSON
4 1 (0.89%) JSP
4 1 (0.89%) JSTL
4 1 (0.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (0.89%) RESTful
4 1 (0.89%) SOAP
4 1 (0.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (41.07%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.46%) Fintech
4 5 (4.46%) User Experience
5 4 (3.57%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.68%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.89%) Clustering
8 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.89%) IVR
8 1 (0.89%) PKI
8 1 (0.89%) Robotics
8 1 (0.89%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.54%) Unix
2 6 (5.36%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) Android
3 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.54%) BPR
2 23 (20.54%) Scrum
3 21 (18.75%) Business Process Analysis
4 19 (16.96%) Workflow
5 18 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (16.07%) Project Management
6 17 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 16 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
8 15 (13.39%) Analytics
9 14 (12.50%) Data Management
10 13 (11.61%) Coaching
10 13 (11.61%) People Management
10 13 (11.61%) Portfolio Management
10 13 (11.61%) Project Governance
11 12 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (10.71%) Waterfall
12 9 (8.04%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) C#
3 5 (4.46%) VBA
4 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.68%) Java
6 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.89%) C
7 1 (0.89%) Perl
7 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.89%) Python
7 1 (0.89%) Ruby
7 1 (0.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) ISEB
3 3 (2.68%) PMP
4 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.89%) CBAP
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) PMO
2 6 (5.36%) GDPR
3 3 (2.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.89%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Ansible
1 1 (0.89%) Mesos
1 1 (0.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Oracle
2 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.82%) Workday
4 9 (8.04%) SAP
5 5 (4.46%) Cloudera
5 5 (4.46%) Cognos
6 3 (2.68%) Adobe
7 1 (0.89%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.89%) Avaya
7 1 (0.89%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.89%) Capita
7 1 (0.89%) IBM
7 1 (0.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.89%) UiPath