The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 54 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 131 248 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.87% 4.18% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 5.19% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 199 193
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +26.82%
Business Analysis
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2903 4783 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.74% 80.58% 80.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2376 3796 3514
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 48 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 123 (45.72%) Finance
2 82 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (26.77%) Banking
4 54 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (18.22%) Project Management
6 36 (13.38%) Investment Banking
7 34 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (11.15%) SQL
9 29 (10.78%) Use Case
9 29 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (8.92%) PRINCE2
11 23 (8.55%) Scrum
11 23 (8.55%) User Stories
12 21 (7.81%) Legal
13 20 (7.43%) Front Office
13 20 (7.43%) Data Analysis
13 20 (7.43%) MS Visio
14 19 (7.06%) MS Excel
14 19 (7.06%) CRM
15 18 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (5.95%) Management Information System
16 16 (5.95%) Change Management
16 16 (5.95%) Fixed Income
16 16 (5.95%) Equities
16 16 (5.95%) Migration
16 16 (5.95%) User Experience
16 16 (5.95%) SDLC
17 15 (5.58%) Waterfall
17 15 (5.58%) ISEB
17 15 (5.58%) Retail

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (2.60%) Confluence
2 5 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) Documentum
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
3 1 (0.37%) SAS
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (7.43%) MS Visio
2 19 (7.06%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.09%) MS Office
4 9 (3.35%) MS Project
5 8 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.37%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.12%) Summit
3 2 (0.74%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.37%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.23%) IBM Blueworks
2 5 (1.86%) Office 365
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.74%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.86%) Intranet
2 3 (1.12%) Network Security
3 2 (0.74%) SAN
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.37%) FTP
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.72%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.35%) Big Data
4 7 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.86%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.49%) QlikView
7 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.12%) MS Access
7 3 (1.12%) MySQL
8 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.74%) KDB
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.74%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.37%) GIS
9 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.37%) OLAP
9 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.37%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (4.83%) JIRA
2 4 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.74%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.74%) Selenium
3 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.37%) Bower
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) NuGet
4 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.37%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 123 (45.72%) Finance
2 72 (26.77%) Banking
3 36 (13.38%) Investment Banking
4 21 (7.81%) Legal
5 20 (7.43%) Front Office
6 15 (5.58%) Retail
7 12 (4.46%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.35%) Advertising
8 9 (3.35%) Marketing
9 8 (2.97%) Back Office
10 7 (2.60%) Billing
10 7 (2.60%) Law
11 5 (1.86%) Publishing
12 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.37%) Games
13 1 (0.37%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 196 (72.86%) Analyst
2 176 (65.43%) Business Analyst
3 24 (8.92%) Banking Analyst
4 22 (8.18%) Project Manager
5 18 (6.69%) Banking Business Analyst
6 17 (6.32%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 16 (5.95%) Developer
8 14 (5.20%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.83%) Senior Business Analyst
10 11 (4.09%) Data Analyst
10 11 (4.09%) Data Business Analyst
11 10 (3.72%) Business IT Analyst
11 10 (3.72%) IT Analyst
11 10 (3.72%) IT Business Analyst
12 9 (3.35%) Agile Business Analyst
12 9 (3.35%) Digital Analyst
12 9 (3.35%) Digital Business Analyst
12 9 (3.35%) Financial Analyst
13 8 (2.97%) Financial Business Analyst
13 8 (2.97%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.72%) XML
2 7 (2.60%) .NET
2 7 (2.60%) HTML
2 7 (2.60%) HTML5
3 4 (1.49%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.12%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (1.12%) FpML
5 2 (0.74%) FIXML
5 2 (0.74%) Web Services
6 1 (0.37%) CSS
6 1 (0.37%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.37%) jBPM
6 1 (0.37%) LAMP
6 1 (0.37%) REST
6 1 (0.37%) RESTful
6 1 (0.37%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.37%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.95%) Equities
2 16 (5.95%) Fixed Income
2 16 (5.95%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.95%) User Experience
3 13 (4.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (3.35%) Derivative
5 8 (2.97%) Reinsurance
6 7 (2.60%) Market Risk
7 6 (2.23%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.23%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.49%) Fintech
9 3 (1.12%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.12%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.60%) Windows
2 4 (1.49%) Linux
3 3 (1.12%) Unix
4 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (18.22%) Project Management
4 29 (10.78%) Use Case
4 29 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (8.92%) PRINCE2
6 23 (8.55%) Scrum
6 23 (8.55%) User Stories
7 20 (7.43%) Data Analysis
8 19 (7.06%) CRM
9 18 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (5.95%) Change Management
10 16 (5.95%) Migration
10 16 (5.95%) SDLC
11 15 (5.58%) Asset Management
11 15 (5.58%) Waterfall
12 14 (5.20%) UML
13 13 (4.83%) Test Scripting
14 12 (4.46%) Data Management
14 12 (4.46%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.15%) SQL
2 10 (3.72%) Java
3 8 (2.97%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.49%) Python
5 3 (1.12%) PHP
5 3 (1.12%) VB
6 2 (0.74%) C#
6 2 (0.74%) C++
6 2 (0.74%) COBOL
6 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.74%) VBA
6 2 (0.74%) VC++
7 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.37%) R
7 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.58%) ISEB
2 13 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.09%) Degree
4 10 (3.72%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.23%) CBAP
6 5 (1.86%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (1.86%) CITP
6 5 (1.86%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.86%) PMP
7 3 (1.12%) CISSP
7 3 (1.12%) MBA
7 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.37%) CFA
9 1 (0.37%) CIMA
9 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.20%) MiFID
2 12 (4.46%) Solvency II
3 7 (2.60%) QA
4 5 (1.86%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.49%) FATCA
6 3 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.37%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.37%) Basel II
8 1 (0.37%) Basel III
8 1 (0.37%) EMIR
8 1 (0.37%) GAAP
8 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.37%) SEPA
8 1 (0.37%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Nagios
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (4.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.35%) Murex
2 9 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (2.97%) Tableau
4 4 (1.49%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (1.49%) SAP
5 3 (1.12%) hybris
5 3 (1.12%) IBM
5 3 (1.12%) ION Trading
5 3 (1.12%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.74%) Calypso
6 2 (0.74%) Charles River
6 2 (0.74%) Citrix
6 2 (0.74%) Cognos
6 2 (0.74%) Fidessa
6 2 (0.74%) Greenplum
6 2 (0.74%) HP
6 2 (0.74%) Varonis
6 2 (0.74%) Yolus
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