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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 19 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.80% 10.57% 12.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 11.82% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -13.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
111 110 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.80% 89.43% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 86 66
Median daily rate £550 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 15 (46.88%) Banking
2 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (28.13%) MiFID
5 8 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 8 (25.00%) Reference Data
6 7 (21.88%) EMIR
6 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
6 7 (21.88%) Equities
7 6 (18.75%) Legal
7 6 (18.75%) Middleware
7 6 (18.75%) ASIC
7 6 (18.75%) DSL
7 6 (18.75%) FpML
7 6 (18.75%) DTCC
7 6 (18.75%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (12.50%) Derivative
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Sybase
8 4 (12.50%) DB2
8 4 (12.50%) Front Office
8 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
9 3 (9.38%) KYC
9 3 (9.38%) FATCA

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) DB2
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 15 (46.88%) Banking
2 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Legal
5 4 (12.50%) Front Office
6 2 (6.25%) Retail
7 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
7 1 (3.13%) German Language
7 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) FpML
1 6 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 8 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 7 (21.88%) Equities
4 6 (18.75%) ASIC
4 6 (18.75%) DTCC
5 4 (12.50%) Derivative
6 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.13%) CMDB
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.13%) Fintech
6 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Test Strategy
2 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 4 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) KYC
3 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.38%) Use Case
4 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.25%) UML
4 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Business Development
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) MiFID
2 7 (21.88%) EMIR
3 3 (9.38%) FATCA
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) Informatica
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle