The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 19 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 44 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.80% 12.02% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 14.67% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 38
Average daily rate £350 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £575 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.13 £31.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +30.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 300 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 77.22% 81.97% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 237 213
Average daily rate £500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Business Analysis
London

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014, 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 (57.89%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
5 3 (15.79%) OLAP
5 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Document Management
5 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) SAP HANA
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Retail

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
1 3 (15.79%) OLAP
1 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
1 3 (15.79%) SAP HANA
1 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) SAP BI
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Change Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CISSP
1 1 (5.26%) GIAC
1 1 (5.26%) CISA
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Murex