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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 77 46
Rank change year-on-year +57 -31  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 83 26 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.03% 2.00% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 2.44% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 20 23
Median daily rate £450 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £347 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £390
% change year-on-year +2.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.21 £42.65 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.67% +12.22%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 969 1066 1184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.05% 82.00% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 701 661
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.23 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Redhill - 13 £450 - 3
Staines +3 7 £585 +23.15% 2
Guildford +7 5 £345 -31.00% 1
Woking +2 5 £423 -35.00%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £584 -
Leatherhead +26 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Reigate -8 3 £450 -
Epsom +3 2 £408 -
Camberley - 2 £533 -
Dorking - 2 £483 -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 47 (49.47%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (48.42%) Finance
3 40 (42.11%) SQL
4 32 (33.68%) Oracle
5 31 (32.63%) Relational Database
6 27 (28.42%) Data Analysis
7 26 (27.37%) SDLC
8 20 (21.05%) XML
9 18 (18.95%) Web Services
9 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (17.89%) OO
10 17 (17.89%) OOD
11 16 (16.84%) Python
12 15 (15.79%) Degree
13 14 (14.74%) Business Process Analysis
13 14 (14.74%) Project Management
14 13 (13.68%) ISEB
14 13 (13.68%) BPR
14 13 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (11.58%) Workflow
16 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database
16 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
18 8 (8.42%) Unix
18 8 (8.42%) Change Management
18 8 (8.42%) Migration
18 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
18 8 (8.42%) Use Case

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 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle FAH
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.11%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.05%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.05%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) FTP
1 2 (2.11%) HTTP
1 2 (2.11%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.11%) Internet
1 2 (2.11%) NAS
1 2 (2.11%) SAN
1 2 (2.11%) SSL
2 1 (1.05%) GSM
2 1 (1.05%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.05%) DB2
5 1 (1.05%) Power BI
5 1 (1.05%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.05%) Subversion
2 1 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (48.42%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Marketing
4 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 3 (3.16%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (82.11%) Analyst
2 39 (41.05%) Business Analyst
3 29 (30.53%) Systems Analyst
4 23 (24.21%) Pensions Analyst
5 17 (17.89%) Oracle Analyst
6 16 (16.84%) SQL Analyst
7 13 (13.68%) Insurance Systems Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Workflow Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Process Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) IT Analyst
11 6 (6.32%) Business IT Analyst
11 6 (6.32%) Business Process Analyst
11 6 (6.32%) Finance Business Analyst
11 6 (6.32%) IT Business Analyst
12 5 (5.26%) Pensions Business Analyst
13 4 (4.21%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) XML
2 18 (18.95%) Web Services
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.11%) CSS
4 2 (2.11%) HTML
4 2 (2.11%) Middleware
5 1 (1.05%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 47 (49.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) User Experience
3 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) AS400
6 1 (1.05%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.05%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) Unix
2 5 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) Data Analysis
2 26 (27.37%) SDLC
3 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.89%) OO
4 17 (17.89%) OOD
5 14 (14.74%) Business Process Analysis
5 14 (14.74%) Project Management
6 13 (13.68%) BPR
6 13 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.58%) Workflow
8 8 (8.42%) Change Management
8 8 (8.42%) Migration
8 8 (8.42%) Use Case
8 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.37%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.32%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (6.32%) Scrum
10 6 (6.32%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.11%) SQL
2 16 (16.84%) Python
3 2 (2.11%) ActionScript
3 2 (2.11%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (2.11%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (2.11%) C#
3 2 (2.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
2 13 (13.68%) ISEB
3 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.26%) PMP
4 2 (2.11%) ACCA
4 2 (2.11%) CBAP
4 2 (2.11%) CIMA
5 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) GDPR
4 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.05%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.05%) PMO
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Oracle
2 4 (4.21%) Pega
2 4 (4.21%) SAP
3 3 (3.16%) Workday
4 2 (2.11%) Axway
4 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Informatica
5 1 (1.05%) Intel
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.05%) Tableau
5 1 (1.05%) Talend
5 1 (1.05%) Trillium
Staines, Middlesex
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