The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Investment Banking Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
Rank 172 191 191
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 6 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 13
Median daily rate £625 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £463 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment Banking 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
3303 5118 5488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.97% 95.20% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2630 4001 3960
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 79 99
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -10.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

Investment Banking Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst across the City of London region.

Investment Banking Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Investment Banking Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst across the City of London region.

Investment Banking Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Investment Banking Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) MiFID
5 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Back Office
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Fintech
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) Equities
7 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
8 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
8 1 (7.69%) Statistical Arbitrage
8 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
8 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
8 1 (7.69%) Derivative
8 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) QA
8 1 (7.69%) Cucumber

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Summit
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Back Office
5 1 (7.69%) Front Office
5 1 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) FpML
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Equities
1 3 (23.08%) Fintech
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
2 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
3 1 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
3 1 (7.69%) Statistical Arbitrage
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Market Making
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) MiFID
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Calypso
1 1 (7.69%) Murex