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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
London / City of London
Rank 45 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 121 128 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.15% 3.99% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 4.59% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 97 157
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £388 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+515.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +12.19%

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
2475 2787 4253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.85% 86.90% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 2211 3314
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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.

1 113 (40.36%) Finance
2 79 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (25.00%) Banking
4 59 (21.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (16.07%) MiFID
6 43 (15.36%) Investment Banking
7 41 (14.64%) Use Case
8 39 (13.93%) SQL
9 38 (13.57%) Front Office
10 32 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (11.43%) Project Management
11 31 (11.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 30 (10.71%) Fixed Income
13 28 (10.00%) Asset Management
14 26 (9.29%) Data Modelling
14 26 (9.29%) Microsoft
14 26 (9.29%) SDLC
14 26 (9.29%) User Acceptance Testing
15 24 (8.57%) Investment Management
15 24 (8.57%) Change Management
16 23 (8.21%) UML
17 21 (7.50%) Scrum
17 21 (7.50%) Risk Management
17 21 (7.50%) Process Improvement
18 20 (7.14%) Derivative
18 20 (7.14%) Business Process Analysis
19 19 (6.79%) SQL Server
20 18 (6.43%) ISEB
20 18 (6.43%) Equities
20 18 (6.43%) Wealth Management

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 8 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.79%) Confluence
2 5 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.71%) MQSeries
3 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.36%) Documentum
4 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.21%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.79%) MS Office
5 3 (1.07%) MS Project
6 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (0.71%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.71%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.71%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) RMDS
3 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.36%) Sonata
3 1 (0.36%) Summit
3 1 (0.36%) Tercero
3 1 (0.36%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) GitHub
2 1 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (0.36%) G Suite
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.07%) LDAP
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) IPsec
2 1 (0.36%) SAN
2 1 (0.36%) SMS
2 1 (0.36%) SSL
2 1 (0.36%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.79%) Big Data
4 5 (1.79%) QlikView
5 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.07%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.07%) VLDB
7 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.71%) Power BI
7 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.71%) SSDT
8 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (3.93%) JIRA
2 8 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.07%) Grunt
5 3 (1.07%) gulp
5 3 (1.07%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.07%) Mocha
5 3 (1.07%) webpack
6 2 (0.71%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.71%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 113 (40.36%) Finance
2 70 (25.00%) Banking
3 43 (15.36%) Investment Banking
4 38 (13.57%) Front Office
5 15 (5.36%) Retail
6 14 (5.00%) Games
7 8 (2.86%) Advertising
7 8 (2.86%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.50%) Back Office
8 7 (2.50%) Legal
9 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.07%) Marketing
10 3 (1.07%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) French Language
11 1 (0.36%) International Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 218 (77.86%) Analyst
2 202 (72.14%) Business Analyst
3 34 (12.14%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 27 (9.64%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (9.64%) Senior Business Analyst
5 23 (8.21%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 20 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
7 19 (6.79%) Developer
8 18 (6.43%) IT Business Analyst
9 17 (6.07%) Business IT Analyst
9 17 (6.07%) IT Analyst
10 16 (5.71%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.64%) Risk Analyst
12 12 (4.29%) Business Systems Analyst
12 12 (4.29%) Risk Business Analyst
13 10 (3.57%) Banking Business Analyst
13 10 (3.57%) Consultant
13 10 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
14 9 (3.21%) Data Business Analyst
14 9 (3.21%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.71%) .NET
2 9 (3.21%) FpML
3 8 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 7 (2.50%) XML
5 5 (1.79%) HTML
5 5 (1.79%) HTML5
6 4 (1.43%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.07%) Angular 2
7 3 (1.07%) CSS
7 3 (1.07%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.07%) LESS
7 3 (1.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (1.07%) Sass
7 3 (1.07%) Web Services
8 2 (0.71%) Dapper ORM
8 2 (0.71%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.71%) Murex MxML
8 2 (0.71%) WPF
9 1 (0.36%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (11.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 30 (10.71%) Fixed Income
4 20 (7.14%) Derivative
5 18 (6.43%) Equities
6 11 (3.93%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.86%) User Experience
8 6 (2.14%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.43%) Spread Betting
9 4 (1.43%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.07%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.07%) Minimum Viable Product
10 3 (1.07%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (1.07%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.71%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.71%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.29%) Windows
2 6 (2.14%) Linux
3 3 (1.07%) Unix
3 3 (1.07%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.71%) Android
4 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (14.64%) Use Case
4 32 (11.43%) Project Management
5 28 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 26 (9.29%) Data Modelling
6 26 (9.29%) SDLC
6 26 (9.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (8.57%) Change Management
7 24 (8.57%) Investment Management
8 23 (8.21%) UML
9 21 (7.50%) Process Improvement
9 21 (7.50%) Risk Management
9 21 (7.50%) Scrum
10 20 (7.14%) Business Process Analysis
11 18 (6.43%) Wealth Management
12 17 (6.07%) Waterfall
13 16 (5.71%) Migration
13 16 (5.71%) Target Operating Model
14 15 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.93%) SQL
2 14 (5.00%) C#
3 7 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.79%) Java
4 5 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.43%) Scala
5 4 (1.43%) VBA
6 3 (1.07%) R
6 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.07%) TypeScript
7 2 (0.71%) C
7 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (6.43%) ISEB
2 16 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.93%) Degree
3 11 (3.93%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.86%) CBAP
5 7 (2.50%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (2.50%) CITP
6 4 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.07%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.71%) CFA
8 2 (0.71%) IIBA
8 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.36%) ACCA
9 1 (0.36%) CIMA
9 1 (0.36%) CISA
9 1 (0.36%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) MBA
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (16.07%) MiFID
2 10 (3.57%) QA
3 6 (2.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (2.14%) EMIR
4 5 (1.79%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.43%) PMO
6 3 (1.07%) FATCA
6 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.07%) SEPA
6 3 (1.07%) SLA
7 2 (0.71%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.71%) Basel II
7 2 (0.71%) Basel III
7 2 (0.71%) COBIT
7 2 (0.71%) UCITS
8 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.36%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.86%) Oracle
3 6 (2.14%) Bloomberg
3 6 (2.14%) Murex
4 5 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.43%) Charles River
5 4 (1.43%) SAP
5 4 (1.43%) WorldPay
6 3 (1.07%) Fidessa
6 3 (1.07%) HP
6 3 (1.07%) Splunk
7 2 (0.71%) Cognos
7 2 (0.71%) Guidewire
7 2 (0.71%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.71%) jBASE
7 2 (0.71%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.71%) Tableau
7 2 (0.71%) Temenos
8 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.36%) CyberArk
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