The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Services Business Analyst
Rank 207 188 201
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 3 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 22
Average daily rate - £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Financial Services Business Analyst
London

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
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 Financial Services Business Analyst across the City of London region.

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

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Basel III
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) SAP BW

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP