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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 41 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 128 206 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.15% 4.06% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 5.01% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 155 208
Average daily rate £525 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £325 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £147.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.38 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+47.91% -7.69%
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
2592 4109 4728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.05% 81.00% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 3217 3399
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 53
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.95 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 136 (45.33%) Finance
2 120 (40.00%) Banking
3 67 (22.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (22.33%) Investment Banking
4 59 (19.67%) Project Management
5 57 (19.00%) SQL
6 52 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (13.33%) Derivative
8 39 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (10.67%) Front Office
9 32 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (10.33%) Fixed Income
11 29 (9.67%) Data Analysis
12 27 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (9.00%) Data Modelling
12 27 (9.00%) Equities
13 26 (8.67%) PRINCE2
14 25 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
15 24 (8.00%) Use Case
16 23 (7.67%) Microsoft
17 22 (7.33%) Change Management
18 21 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (7.00%) Oracle
19 20 (6.67%) MS Excel
20 19 (6.33%) Scrum
20 19 (6.33%) Degree
21 18 (6.00%) ISEB
21 18 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 17 (5.67%) Validation
22 17 (5.67%) Market Risk

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.67%) CMS
2 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.33%) Confluence
5 1 (0.33%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.33%) MS Office
2 13 (4.33%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.00%) MS Project
4 7 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.67%) Summit
4 1 (0.33%) Aligne
4 1 (0.33%) Endur
4 1 (0.33%) Kondor
4 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Force.com
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.67%) DNS
1 2 (0.67%) SSL
2 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (4.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 5 (1.67%) Data Mart
4 5 (1.67%) MS Access
4 5 (1.67%) PowerCenter
5 4 (1.33%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.00%) ActiveReports
6 3 (1.00%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.67%) Big Data
7 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.33%) DB2
8 1 (0.33%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (3.00%) JIRA
2 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.00%) Selenium
2 3 (1.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.67%) Jasmine
3 2 (0.67%) JBehave
3 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.67%) NCrunch
3 2 (0.67%) NSubstitute
3 2 (0.67%) NUnit
3 2 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.33%) Subversion
4 1 (0.33%) Toad
4 1 (0.33%) VisualAge
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 136 (45.33%) Finance
2 120 (40.00%) Banking
3 67 (22.33%) Investment Banking
4 32 (10.67%) Front Office
5 13 (4.33%) Advertising
5 13 (4.33%) Legal
6 8 (2.67%) Back Office
6 8 (2.67%) Marketing
7 7 (2.33%) Retail
8 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.00%) Law
9 2 (0.67%) Billing
9 2 (0.67%) International Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.67%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 218 (72.67%) Analyst
2 209 (69.67%) Business Analyst
3 29 (9.67%) Project Manager
4 27 (9.00%) Banking Analyst
5 22 (7.33%) IT Analyst
6 21 (7.00%) Developer
6 21 (7.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 20 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
7 20 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
8 17 (5.67%) Banking Business Analyst
9 15 (5.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 15 (5.00%) Risk Business Analyst
10 13 (4.33%) Consultant
11 12 (4.00%) Finance Business Analyst
11 12 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
11 12 (4.00%) Project Analyst
11 12 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
12 11 (3.67%) Digital Analyst
12 11 (3.67%) Digital Business Analyst
13 10 (3.33%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.00%) XML
2 11 (3.67%) .NET
3 8 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (2.33%) HTML
5 6 (2.00%) FpML
6 5 (1.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.67%) FIXML
6 5 (1.67%) HTML5
6 5 (1.67%) XML Schema
7 4 (1.33%) CSS
7 4 (1.33%) JMS
7 4 (1.33%) Web Services
8 3 (1.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.00%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.00%) jQuery
8 3 (1.00%) REST
9 2 (0.67%) WCF
9 2 (0.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.33%) Derivative
2 32 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (10.33%) Fixed Income
4 27 (9.00%) Equities
5 18 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (5.67%) Market Risk
7 12 (4.00%) Credit Risk
7 12 (4.00%) Reference Data
8 9 (3.00%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.67%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.33%) User Experience
11 6 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (2.00%) NHS
12 5 (1.67%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.67%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
12 5 (1.67%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.33%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.33%) Reinsurance
13 4 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.33%) Windows
2 5 (1.67%) Unix
3 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.33%) Linux
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 59 (19.67%) Project Management
3 52 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (9.67%) Data Analysis
6 27 (9.00%) Data Modelling
7 26 (8.67%) PRINCE2
8 25 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 24 (8.00%) Use Case
10 22 (7.33%) Change Management
11 21 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (6.33%) Scrum
13 17 (5.67%) SDLC
13 17 (5.67%) Validation
14 16 (5.33%) Waterfall
15 15 (5.00%) Migration
15 15 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
16 14 (4.67%) Translating Business Requirements
16 14 (4.67%) UML
17 13 (4.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.00%) SQL
2 13 (4.33%) Java
3 12 (4.00%) C#
4 8 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.33%) Python
6 3 (1.00%) Ruby
6 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.00%) VBA
7 2 (0.67%) Perl
7 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.33%) AWK
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) C++
8 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.33%) sed
8 1 (0.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 19 (6.33%) Degree
2 18 (6.00%) ISEB
3 10 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.33%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.00%) ACCA
7 3 (1.00%) CIMA
7 3 (1.00%) IIBA
7 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.67%) PMP
8 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.33%) CBAP
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.67%) QA
2 10 (3.33%) Solvency II
3 9 (3.00%) MiFID
4 8 (2.67%) Basel III
4 8 (2.67%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (2.33%) Data Quality
5 7 (2.33%) EMIR
6 4 (1.33%) UCITS
7 3 (1.00%) SEPA
8 2 (0.67%) FATCA
8 2 (0.67%) GAAP
8 2 (0.67%) SDET
8 2 (0.67%) SLA
8 2 (0.67%) TARGET2
9 1 (0.33%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.33%) COREP
9 1 (0.33%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) vCloud
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Control-M
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (7.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.00%) Oracle
3 12 (4.00%) SAP
4 8 (2.67%) Cognos
4 8 (2.67%) Murex
5 6 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.67%) Informatica
6 5 (1.67%) Remedy
6 5 (1.67%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.33%) Adobe
7 4 (1.33%) IBM
7 4 (1.33%) Siebel
8 3 (1.00%) Algorithmics
8 3 (1.00%) Fidessa
8 3 (1.00%) Sybase
9 2 (0.67%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.67%) Calypso
9 2 (0.67%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.67%) Tableau
9 2 (0.67%) WorldPay
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