The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 9 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.57% 10.89% 12.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.71% 12.09% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 13
Average daily rate £425 £494 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £386 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £770
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.59 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+45.30% +7.14%
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
111 91 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.24% 90.10% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 66 107
Average daily rate £465 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 12 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.12%) UML
7 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) CCA
7 3 (9.09%) ACCA
7 3 (9.09%) CIMA
7 3 (9.09%) Retail
7 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
7 3 (9.09%) Derivative
7 3 (9.09%) BPMN
8 2 (6.06%) EMIR
8 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
8 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
8 2 (6.06%) PCI QSA
8 2 (6.06%) Demand Forecasting
8 2 (6.06%) KYC
8 2 (6.06%) User Experience
8 2 (6.06%) Internal Audit
8 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
8 2 (6.06%) Market Risk
8 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Degree

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Derivative
3 2 (6.06%) Equities
3 2 (6.06%) Market Risk
3 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) BPMN
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) B2B
7 2 (6.06%) B2C
7 2 (6.06%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (6.06%) Internal Audit
7 2 (6.06%) KYC
7 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
8 1 (3.03%) Business Development
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ACCA
1 3 (9.09%) CCA
1 3 (9.09%) CIMA
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) EMIR
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.03%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) OpenText
2 1 (3.03%) Quark
2 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.03%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec
2 1 (3.03%) Thunderhead