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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 5 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.47% 10.56% 10.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.33% 10.98% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 7
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £363 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
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
150 173 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 94.34% 96.11% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 137 80
Median daily rate £469 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 18 (48.65%) Banking
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (21.62%) MiFID
5 7 (18.92%) Reference Data
6 6 (16.22%) DTCC
6 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
6 6 (16.22%) Equities
6 6 (16.22%) Legal
6 6 (16.22%) Fixed Income
6 6 (16.22%) Middleware
6 6 (16.22%) ASIC
6 6 (16.22%) DSL
6 6 (16.22%) FpML
6 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
6 6 (16.22%) EMIR
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Retail
9 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (8.11%) Derivative
9 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
9 3 (8.11%) Sybase
9 3 (8.11%) DB2
9 3 (8.11%) UML

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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Beauchamp
1 1 (2.70%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 18 (48.65%) Banking
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Legal
4 4 (10.81%) Retail
5 3 (8.11%) Front Office
5 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
6 2 (5.41%) Back Office
6 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) FpML
1 6 (16.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (18.92%) Reference Data
3 6 (16.22%) ASIC
3 6 (16.22%) DTCC
3 6 (16.22%) Equities
3 6 (16.22%) Fixed Income
4 3 (8.11%) Derivative
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
5 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.70%) Fintech
5 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.70%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
2 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) System Testing
4 3 (8.11%) UML
5 2 (5.41%) Document Management
5 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Internal Audit
5 2 (5.41%) KYC
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
5 2 (5.41%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.41%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) MiFID
2 6 (16.22%) EMIR
3 2 (5.41%) FATCA
4 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Sybase
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Calypso
3 1 (2.70%) Concur
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec