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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 52 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 124 274 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.70% 4.86% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 6.06% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 206 218
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £627
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £43.50 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-25.28% +43.44%
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
2848 4518 4846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.94% 80.18% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2330 3554 3658
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 £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 108 (41.86%) Finance
2 71 (27.52%) Banking
3 58 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (19.38%) Project Management
5 46 (17.83%) Investment Banking
6 42 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (16.28%) SQL
7 27 (10.47%) Front Office
8 23 (8.91%) Data Analysis
8 23 (8.91%) Derivative
9 22 (8.53%) Use Case
9 22 (8.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 21 (8.14%) Scrum
10 21 (8.14%) SDLC
11 20 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (7.75%) PRINCE2
11 20 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (7.36%) Data Modelling
13 18 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (6.98%) XML
14 17 (6.59%) Fixed Income
15 16 (6.20%) MS Excel
15 16 (6.20%) Change Management
16 15 (5.81%) UML
16 15 (5.81%) ISEB
16 15 (5.81%) Equities
16 15 (5.81%) Solvency II
17 14 (5.43%) Market Risk
17 14 (5.43%) Investment 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 4 (1.55%) CMS
1 4 (1.55%) Confluence
2 3 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.39%) Documentum
4 1 (0.39%) SAS
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.10%) MS Office
3 7 (2.71%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.33%) MS Project
5 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.39%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.78%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Aligne
3 1 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Summit
3 1 (0.39%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.39%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) LAN
1 1 (0.39%) Network Security
1 1 (0.39%) SAN
1 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.71%) MS Access
5 4 (1.55%) Big Data
5 4 (1.55%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.55%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.16%) MySQL
6 3 (1.16%) QlikView
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.39%) OLAP
8 1 (0.39%) Power BI
8 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.39%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (2.71%) JIRA
2 3 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.39%) NCrunch
4 1 (0.39%) NSubstitute
4 1 (0.39%) NUnit
4 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 108 (41.86%) Finance
2 71 (27.52%) Banking
3 46 (17.83%) Investment Banking
4 27 (10.47%) Front Office
5 11 (4.26%) Advertising
6 9 (3.49%) Legal
7 6 (2.33%) Back Office
8 5 (1.94%) Publishing
9 4 (1.55%) Billing
9 4 (1.55%) Law
9 4 (1.55%) Marketing
10 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.78%) Retail
12 1 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.39%) German Language
12 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (74.42%) Analyst
2 174 (67.44%) Business Analyst
3 28 (10.85%) Project Manager
4 18 (6.98%) Banking Analyst
5 17 (6.59%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 15 (5.81%) Data Business Analyst
6 15 (5.81%) Developer
7 13 (5.04%) Banking Business Analyst
8 11 (4.26%) Data Analyst
8 11 (4.26%) Risk Business Analyst
9 10 (3.88%) Risk Analyst
9 10 (3.88%) Service Analyst
10 9 (3.49%) Business IT Analyst
10 9 (3.49%) IT Analyst
10 9 (3.49%) IT Business Analyst
10 9 (3.49%) Solvency II Business Analyst
11 8 (3.10%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (3.10%) Digital Analyst
11 8 (3.10%) Digital Business Analyst
11 8 (3.10%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.98%) XML
2 8 (3.10%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (3.10%) FpML
3 7 (2.71%) FIXML
4 6 (2.33%) .NET
4 6 (2.33%) XML Schema
5 5 (1.94%) AngularJS
5 5 (1.94%) HTML
5 5 (1.94%) HTML5
6 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.78%) CSS
6 2 (0.78%) REST
6 2 (0.78%) Web Services
7 1 (0.39%) EDI
7 1 (0.39%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.39%) jBPM
7 1 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.39%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.91%) Derivative
2 22 (8.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.59%) Fixed Income
5 15 (5.81%) Equities
6 14 (5.43%) Market Risk
7 12 (4.65%) Credit Risk
8 11 (4.26%) Reinsurance
9 10 (3.88%) Reference Data
10 9 (3.49%) Management Information System
10 9 (3.49%) User Experience
11 6 (2.33%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.94%) Credit Derivative
12 5 (1.94%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (1.55%) Visualisation
14 3 (1.16%) Computer Science
14 3 (1.16%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.16%) NHS
15 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
15 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.71%) Windows
2 2 (0.78%) Unix
2 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
2 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (19.38%) Project Management
3 42 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (8.91%) Data Analysis
5 22 (8.53%) Use Case
6 21 (8.14%) Scrum
6 21 (8.14%) SDLC
7 20 (7.75%) PRINCE2
7 20 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (7.36%) Data Modelling
9 18 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (6.20%) Change Management
11 15 (5.81%) UML
12 14 (5.43%) Investment Management
13 13 (5.04%) Asset Management
13 13 (5.04%) Migration
14 12 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (4.65%) Test Scripting
15 11 (4.26%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.28%) SQL
2 10 (3.88%) Java
3 7 (2.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.55%) C#
5 2 (0.78%) C++
5 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.78%) Python
5 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.78%) VB
5 2 (0.78%) VC++
6 1 (0.39%) PHP
6 1 (0.39%) R
6 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.81%) ISEB
2 11 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.88%) Degree
4 8 (3.10%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.94%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.55%) PMP
7 3 (1.16%) ACCA
7 3 (1.16%) CIMA
7 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.39%) CBAP
9 1 (0.39%) CFA
9 1 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.39%) CITP
9 1 (0.39%) IIBA
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.81%) Solvency II
2 9 (3.49%) MiFID
3 5 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.94%) FATCA
4 4 (1.55%) Basel III
4 4 (1.55%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (1.55%) QA
4 4 (1.55%) UCITS
5 3 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.16%) EMIR
5 3 (1.16%) GAAP
6 2 (0.78%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.39%) COREP
7 1 (0.39%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.49%) Murex
3 7 (2.71%) Oracle
3 7 (2.71%) SAP
4 5 (1.94%) Remedy
4 5 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.55%) Adobe
5 4 (1.55%) Algorithmics
5 4 (1.55%) IBM
5 4 (1.55%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.16%) Cognos
6 3 (1.16%) Tableau
7 2 (0.78%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.78%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.78%) hybris
7 2 (0.78%) Siebel
7 2 (0.78%) Sybase
7 2 (0.78%) Xerox
8 1 (0.39%) FactSet
8 1 (0.39%) iManage
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