The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 95 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.22% 5.00% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.72% 5.21% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 58 26
Median daily rate £438 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +7.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £372 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -12.79% +4.87%  

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 1230 1306 1336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 93.47% 96.10% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 862 728
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 94 63
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.77% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.43 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 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
Reigate -2 12 £400 -15.78% 1
Guildford +7 11 £438 -2.77% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £544 -
Leatherhead +26 7 £400 +3.22%
Epsom +4 6 £390 -
Camberley +11 3 £500 -15.25%
Staines -1 3 £385 -24.87% 2
Redhill -13 3 £450 -
Woking - 2 £445 -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 64 (42.67%) Finance
2 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (32.67%) Business Analysis
3 37 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (14.67%) Scrum
5 19 (12.67%) ISEB
5 19 (12.67%) Waterfall
5 19 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (12.00%) Use Case
7 17 (11.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 17 (11.33%) Process Improvement
8 16 (10.67%) Project Management
9 14 (9.33%) Data Modelling
9 14 (9.33%) GAP Analysis
9 14 (9.33%) Degree
9 14 (9.33%) User Stories
10 13 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (8.67%) PRINCE2
11 12 (8.00%) Transition Management
11 12 (8.00%) Target Operating Model
11 12 (8.00%) Investment Management
12 10 (6.67%) Data Analysis
12 10 (6.67%) SDLC
12 10 (6.67%) Wireframes
13 9 (6.00%) Business Process Analysis
13 9 (6.00%) Business Process Modelling
13 9 (6.00%) Workflow
13 9 (6.00%) UML
13 9 (6.00%) SQL
13 9 (6.00%) SAP

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 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) CMS
2 1 (0.67%) Confluence
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.00%) Workday HCM
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.67%) assyst
4 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) GSM
2 1 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.67%) Big Data
5 1 (0.67%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.67%) DB2
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (42.67%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Banking
3 4 (2.67%) Marketing
4 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.33%) Retail
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.33%) XML
2 3 (2.00%) HTML
3 2 (1.33%) CSS
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.67%) Mason
4 1 (0.67%) ODBC
4 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (2.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.67%) User Experience
3 2 (1.33%) FMCG
3 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.67%) AS400
4 1 (0.67%) CMDB
4 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.67%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (0.67%) SCADA
4 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (32.67%) Business Analysis
2 37 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (14.67%) Scrum
4 19 (12.67%) Waterfall
5 18 (12.00%) Use Case
6 17 (11.33%) Process Improvement
6 17 (11.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (10.67%) Project Management
8 14 (9.33%) Data Modelling
8 14 (9.33%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (9.33%) User Stories
9 13 (8.67%) PRINCE2
10 12 (8.00%) Investment Management
10 12 (8.00%) Target Operating Model
10 12 (8.00%) Transition Management
11 10 (6.67%) Data Analysis
11 10 (6.67%) SDLC
11 10 (6.67%) Wireframes
12 9 (6.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.00%) SQL
2 3 (2.00%) C#
2 3 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (0.67%) C
3 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (12.67%) ISEB
2 14 (9.33%) Degree
3 4 (2.67%) ACCA
3 4 (2.67%) CIMA
3 4 (2.67%) PMP
3 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.33%) CBAP
6 1 (0.67%) HND
6 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) GDPR
2 4 (2.67%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) SLA
2 4 (2.67%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.33%) MiFID
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (6.00%) SAP
2 4 (2.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.67%) Workday
3 3 (2.00%) Oracle
3 3 (2.00%) Tableau
4 2 (1.33%) Aquila
4 2 (1.33%) Concur
4 2 (1.33%) IBM
4 2 (1.33%) Intel
4 2 (1.33%) Pega
5 1 (0.67%) Actimize
5 1 (0.67%) BMC
5 1 (0.67%) Casewise
5 1 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.67%) Remedy
5 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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