The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 11 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.14% 13.04% 10.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.32% 13.33% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 6
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +3.65%
Business Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 180 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 98.57% 97.83% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 117 54
Median daily rate £400 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Canary Wharf region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Banking
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) Retail
4 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.50%) Billing
7 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Release Management
8 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
8 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (6.25%) Derivative
9 2 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (6.25%) QA
9 2 (6.25%) System Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Time Management
9 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
9 2 (6.25%) Back Office
9 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.25%) SQL

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Beauchamp
1 1 (3.13%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Banking
3 7 (21.88%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Billing
5 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Back Office
6 2 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
7 1 (3.13%) Dutch Language
7 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (3.13%) Front Office
7 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Derivative
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Equities
3 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (3.13%) Tandem
3 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) System Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.13%) ERP
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) TDD
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.13%) EMIR
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Avaloq
2 1 (3.13%) Calypso
2 1 (3.13%) Concur
2 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
2 1 (3.13%) OpenText
2 1 (3.13%) Quark
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.13%) Sophis
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec