The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 30 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.

Senior Business Analyst
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 34 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 5 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.45% 2.15% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.26% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 20
Median daily rate £495 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £457
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £550
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 331 310 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 95.66% 95.09% 97.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 212 256
Median daily rate £425 £370 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -10.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £122.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in Swindon

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Swindon region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) IFRS
3 3 (30.00%) IFRS 9
4 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) PMI
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Billing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Derivative

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) OLAP
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) IIBA
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) IFRS
1 3 (30.00%) IFRS 9
2 1 (10.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP