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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 59 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 119 261 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.56% 4.47% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 5.60% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 200 203
Median daily rate £494 £481 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £44.22 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-35.54% +45.80%
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
2839 4661 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.97% 79.91% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2319 3676 3496
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 51 37
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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.

1 110 (42.80%) Finance
2 73 (28.40%) Banking
3 65 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (19.07%) Project Management
5 45 (17.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (16.73%) Investment Banking
7 37 (14.40%) SQL
8 27 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (9.73%) Use Case
10 23 (8.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (8.95%) Front Office
11 21 (8.17%) Data Analysis
12 20 (7.78%) SDLC
13 19 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (7.00%) MS Excel
15 17 (6.61%) PRINCE2
15 17 (6.61%) Scrum
15 17 (6.61%) Derivative
16 16 (6.23%) Change Management
16 16 (6.23%) XML
16 16 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 15 (5.84%) Test Scripting
17 15 (5.84%) User Stories
18 14 (5.45%) Data Modelling
19 13 (5.06%) ISEB
19 13 (5.06%) UML
19 13 (5.06%) Java
19 13 (5.06%) Fixed Income
19 13 (5.06%) Migration

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 5 (1.95%) Confluence
1 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (1.17%) CMS
3 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.39%) Documentum
4 1 (0.39%) SAS
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.67%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.11%) MS Project
4 7 (2.72%) MS Office
5 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.39%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.78%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Summit
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.39%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Office 365
2 2 (0.78%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) Network Security
2 1 (0.39%) FTP
2 1 (0.39%) LAN
2 1 (0.39%) SAN
2 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.33%) Big Data
4 6 (2.33%) MS Access
5 5 (1.95%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.56%) QlikView
7 3 (1.17%) MySQL
8 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.78%) KDB
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.39%) GIS
9 1 (0.39%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.39%) Power BI
9 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.39%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (3.11%) JIRA
2 3 (1.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 110 (42.80%) Finance
2 73 (28.40%) Banking
3 43 (16.73%) Investment Banking
4 23 (8.95%) Front Office
5 12 (4.67%) Legal
6 10 (3.89%) Advertising
7 7 (2.72%) Back Office
8 5 (1.95%) Billing
8 5 (1.95%) Law
8 5 (1.95%) Publishing
9 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.56%) Marketing
9 4 (1.56%) Retail
10 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (73.93%) Analyst
2 169 (65.76%) Business Analyst
3 28 (10.89%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.17%) Banking Analyst
5 16 (6.23%) Developer
5 16 (6.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 15 (5.84%) Banking Business Analyst
6 15 (5.84%) Data Business Analyst
7 11 (4.28%) Data Analyst
8 10 (3.89%) Service Analyst
9 9 (3.50%) Agile Business Analyst
9 9 (3.50%) Business IT Analyst
9 9 (3.50%) IT Analyst
9 9 (3.50%) IT Business Analyst
9 9 (3.50%) Risk Analyst
9 9 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (3.11%) Financial Analyst
10 8 (3.11%) Risk Business Analyst
10 8 (3.11%) Solvency II Business Analyst
11 7 (2.72%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.23%) XML
2 6 (2.33%) .NET
3 5 (1.95%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (1.95%) FpML
4 4 (1.56%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.56%) FIXML
4 4 (1.56%) HTML
4 4 (1.56%) HTML5
5 3 (1.17%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.78%) REST
6 2 (0.78%) Web Services
7 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.39%) CSS
7 1 (0.39%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.39%) jBPM
7 1 (0.39%) RESTful
7 1 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.61%) Derivative
3 16 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (5.06%) Fixed Income
5 12 (4.67%) Equities
6 11 (4.28%) Credit Risk
6 11 (4.28%) Market Risk
7 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.89%) User Experience
8 9 (3.50%) Reinsurance
9 8 (3.11%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.95%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (1.56%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.17%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.17%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.17%) NHS
13 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.72%) 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 65 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.07%) Project Management
3 45 (17.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (9.73%) Use Case
5 23 (8.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (8.17%) Data Analysis
7 20 (7.78%) SDLC
8 18 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.61%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.61%) Scrum
10 16 (6.23%) Change Management
11 15 (5.84%) Test Scripting
11 15 (5.84%) User Stories
12 14 (5.45%) Data Modelling
13 13 (5.06%) Migration
13 13 (5.06%) UML
13 13 (5.06%) Waterfall
14 11 (4.28%) Data Management
14 11 (4.28%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (4.28%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.40%) SQL
2 13 (5.06%) Java
3 8 (3.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.17%) C#
4 3 (1.17%) PHP
5 2 (0.78%) C++
5 2 (0.78%) COBOL
5 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.78%) Python
5 2 (0.78%) VB
5 2 (0.78%) VC++
6 1 (0.39%) R
6 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (5.06%) ISEB
2 10 (3.89%) Degree
2 10 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.72%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.56%) PMP
6 3 (1.17%) ACCA
6 3 (1.17%) CIMA
6 3 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) CBAP
7 2 (0.78%) CISSP
7 2 (0.78%) MBA
7 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.39%) CFA
8 1 (0.39%) CISM
8 1 (0.39%) CITP
8 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.06%) Solvency II
2 9 (3.50%) MiFID
3 5 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.95%) FATCA
3 5 (1.95%) QA
4 4 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.17%) GAAP
6 2 (0.78%) Basel III
6 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.78%) EMIR
6 2 (0.78%) UCITS
7 1 (0.39%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.39%) Basel II
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 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (3.89%) Microsoft
1 10 (3.89%) Murex
2 7 (2.72%) SAP
3 6 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.95%) Oracle
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe
5 4 (1.56%) Algorithmics
5 4 (1.56%) IBM
5 4 (1.56%) Tableau
6 3 (1.17%) Cognos
6 3 (1.17%) ION Trading
6 3 (1.17%) Remedy
6 3 (1.17%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.78%) Calypso
7 2 (0.78%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.78%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.78%) hybris
7 2 (0.78%) Yolus
8 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
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