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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 16 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.41% 11.85% 12.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 14.53% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 36
Average daily rate £350 £513 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £374
% change year-on-year
+3.40% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £31.70 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.10% +26.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 296 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 77.21% 81.54% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 236 215
Average daily rate £475 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £280 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £651 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
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 £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
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 24 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 24 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 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Document Management
5 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) OLAP
5 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 2 (12.50%) OLAP
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP HANA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
3 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Business Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Change Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Change Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Pricing Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) MI Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Engagement Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Business Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Document Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) CISA
1 1 (6.25%) GIAC
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft