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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +32 -2  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 65 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.40% 2.45% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 2.91% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 24 23
Median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £43.43
% change year-on-year +18.58% -34.95%  

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 1034 1067 1015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.88% 84.28% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 710 579
Median daily rate £435 £430 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +5.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 24 June 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 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 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
Redhill - 14 £500 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -9 7 £465 +38.80%
Epsom - 7 £390 -
Guildford +2 5 £450 +5.88% 3
Leatherhead +22 2 £450 -10.00%
Staines +9 2 £585 -
Camberley +6 1 £475 -19.49%
Dorking - 1 £480 -
Reigate - 1 £475 -
Woking - 1 £600 - 1
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 71 (49.31%) Finance
2 70 (48.61%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (34.03%) SQL
4 41 (28.47%) Oracle
5 39 (27.08%) Relational Database
6 34 (23.61%) SDLC
7 31 (21.53%) Data Analysis
8 23 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (15.97%) Workflow
8 23 (15.97%) Project Management
8 23 (15.97%) BPR
8 23 (15.97%) XML
9 21 (14.58%) Web Services
9 21 (14.58%) Business Process Analysis
10 20 (13.89%) OOD
10 20 (13.89%) OO
10 20 (13.89%) Degree
11 19 (13.19%) Python
11 19 (13.19%) Change Management
11 19 (13.19%) Automated Trading
12 18 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
13 17 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.81%) MS Visio
14 14 (9.72%) Process Improvement
15 11 (7.64%) Marketing
15 11 (7.64%) QA
15 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
15 11 (7.64%) Unix
16 10 (6.94%) ISEB
16 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 10g

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 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (11.81%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle FAH
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 2 (1.39%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.08%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.69%) DB2
5 1 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.69%) Subversion
2 1 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (49.31%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Marketing
3 6 (4.17%) Banking
4 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.08%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Back Office
6 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Front Office
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (81.25%) Analyst
2 67 (46.53%) Business Analyst
3 42 (29.17%) Pensions Analyst
4 36 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
5 19 (13.19%) Oracle Analyst
6 17 (11.81%) Pensions Business Analyst
7 16 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 16 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
8 15 (10.42%) Insurance Systems Analyst
9 14 (9.72%) Business IT Analyst
9 14 (9.72%) IT Business Analyst
10 13 (9.03%) Workflow Analyst
11 12 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (7.64%) Finance Business Analyst
12 11 (7.64%) Project Manager
13 9 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
13 9 (6.25%) Process Analyst
14 8 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
15 7 (4.86%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.97%) XML
2 21 (14.58%) Web Services
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.39%) CSS
4 2 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (48.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.47%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.08%) Derivative
3 3 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.39%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (0.69%) AS400
5 1 (0.69%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.64%) Unix
2 3 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.61%) SDLC
2 31 (21.53%) Data Analysis
3 23 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.97%) BPR
3 23 (15.97%) Project Management
3 23 (15.97%) Workflow
4 21 (14.58%) Business Process Analysis
5 20 (13.89%) OO
5 20 (13.89%) OOD
6 19 (13.19%) Automated Trading
6 19 (13.19%) Change Management
7 18 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.72%) Process Improvement
10 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (6.25%) CRM
12 9 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (6.25%) Information Security
12 9 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.03%) SQL
2 19 (13.19%) Python
3 2 (1.39%) C#
3 2 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (13.89%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) ISEB
3 9 (6.25%) PMP
4 4 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.39%) ACCA
5 2 (1.39%) CBAP
5 2 (1.39%) CIMA
5 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) HND
6 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) QA
2 8 (5.56%) SLA
3 6 (4.17%) GDPR
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 41 (28.47%) Oracle
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.47%) Pega
3 5 (3.47%) SAP
4 3 (2.08%) Workday
5 2 (1.39%) Aquila
5 2 (1.39%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.39%) IBM
5 2 (1.39%) Tableau
6 1 (0.69%) Concur
6 1 (0.69%) Informatica
6 1 (0.69%) Intel
6 1 (0.69%) Talend
6 1 (0.69%) Trillium