The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Services Business Analyst role 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 Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Financial Services
Rank 144 189 199
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.059% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.062% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate £575 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Financial Services Business Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3003 4864 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.42% 94.98% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2367 3726 4072
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 82 91
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Financial Services Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Services Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Financial Services Business Analyst
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 Financial Services Business Analyst across the City of London region.

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Financial Services Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Legal
2 7 (58.33%) MiFID
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Front Office
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Billing
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
6 1 (8.33%) Confluence
6 1 (8.33%) Basel III
6 1 (8.33%) FATCA

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Legal
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Front Office
5 1 (8.33%) Billing
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) KYC
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (8.33%) User Stories
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) MiFID
2 1 (8.33%) Basel III
2 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (8.33%) EMIR
2 1 (8.33%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian