Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Business Analyst
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 41 44
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 150 128 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.91% 4.88% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.26% 5.10% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 105 68
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £358 £350 £305
90th Percentile £569 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year +42.22% -33.33% +68.62%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2395 2511 2619
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.44% 95.80% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1634 1676 1456
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £240
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 144 119
Surrey median hourly rate £18.75 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.48% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.25 £10.48
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £50.09
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.30% +2.93%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Surrey

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Surrey

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Surrey

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Surrey

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Reigate +3 17 £400 -15.79%
Guildford +10 15 £438 -2.78% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames -17 13 £490 +40.00%
Leatherhead +22 10 £400 -
Redhill -22 10 £475 +183.58%
Epsom +2 9 £390 +116.67%
Staines +8 4 £393 -17.37%
Camberley +15 3 £500 -15.25%
Woking - 2 £445 - 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 Surrey region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 67 (44.67%) Finance
2 66 (44.00%) Business Analysis
3 58 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 25 (16.67%) Scrum
7 21 (14.00%) Project Management
8 20 (13.33%) Use Case
9 17 (11.33%) Degree
9 17 (11.33%) GAP Analysis
9 17 (11.33%) Process Improvement
10 16 (10.67%) Waterfall
10 16 (10.67%) PRINCE2
10 16 (10.67%) ISEB
11 15 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 15 (10.00%) Investment Management
12 14 (9.33%) User Stories
12 14 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (8.67%) UML
13 13 (8.67%) Wireframes
14 11 (7.33%) BPR
15 10 (6.67%) Change Management
15 10 (6.67%) SAP
15 10 (6.67%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.67%) Information Security
15 10 (6.67%) Banking
15 10 (6.67%) Data Protection
15 10 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
15 10 (6.67%) SDLC

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) Confluence
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Workday HCM
2 2 (1.33%) Actimize
2 2 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.67%) assyst
3 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (44.67%) Finance
2 10 (6.67%) Banking
3 6 (4.00%) Marketing
4 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) XML
2 2 (1.33%) CSS
2 2 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (0.67%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (2.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.33%) FMCG
4 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.67%) Derivative
5 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.67%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.00%) Business Analysis
2 58 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 25 (16.67%) Scrum
5 21 (14.00%) Project Management
6 20 (13.33%) Use Case
7 17 (11.33%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (11.33%) Process Improvement
8 16 (10.67%) PRINCE2
8 16 (10.67%) Waterfall
9 15 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 15 (10.00%) Investment Management
10 14 (9.33%) User Stories
11 13 (8.67%) UML
11 13 (8.67%) Wireframes
12 11 (7.33%) BPR
13 10 (6.67%) Change Management
13 10 (6.67%) E-Commerce
13 10 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.33%) SQL
2 2 (1.33%) C
2 2 (1.33%) C#
2 2 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (11.33%) Degree
2 16 (10.67%) ISEB
3 8 (5.33%) PMP
4 6 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.67%) ACCA
5 4 (2.67%) CIMA
6 2 (1.33%) CBAP
6 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) HND
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) GDPR
2 8 (5.33%) SLA
3 4 (2.67%) QA
4 3 (2.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.33%) MiFID
6 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (6.67%) SAP
2 5 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.67%) Workday
4 3 (2.00%) Oracle
4 3 (2.00%) Tableau
5 2 (1.33%) Aquila
5 2 (1.33%) IBM
5 2 (1.33%) Intel
5 2 (1.33%) Pega
5 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.67%) BMC
6 1 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.67%) Remedy
6 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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