The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Business Analyst
South East / Surrey
Rank 75 99 91
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.87% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.24% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £488 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -13.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £420 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 - -

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 1082 1229 1339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.17% 96.39% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 799 727
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 99 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.03 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in Surrey

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Surrey

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Business Analyst in Surrey

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 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
Guildford +7 2 £438 +9.37%
Camberley - 1 £565 -
Reigate - 1 £375 -
Staines - 1 £475 -
Senior Business Analyst
South East

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Workday HCM
6 2 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) CBAP
6 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Workday
7 1 (8.33%) GDPR
7 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) SSADM
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) CBAP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Workday