The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 21 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.21% 6.72% 8.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 7.41% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 17
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.33 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.50% +60.64%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 108 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.98% 90.76% 86.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 49 175
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Canary Wharf region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Canary Wharf region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Rational Rose
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) BPMN
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) C
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Rational Rose
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Business Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) PMI
1 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) UML
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (18.75%) Use Case
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) RUP
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) BPMN
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Teradata
1 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix