The table below looks at the statistics for the Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Bank Business Analyst
Rank 181 185 159
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 18 42 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.58% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.63% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 55
Average daily rate
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£519 £475 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £570 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £475 £406
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
5446 6651 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 4847 5151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £28.78 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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

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

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 19 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in their job title.

1 27 (61.36%) Banking
2 21 (47.73%) Investment Banking
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) Finance
5 9 (20.45%) Credit Risk
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 7 (15.91%) Fixed Income
8 6 (13.64%) Front Office
8 6 (13.64%) Degree
8 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Back Office
10 4 (9.09%) Change Management
10 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.09%) Derivative
10 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.82%) Algo Collateral
11 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (6.82%) UML
11 3 (6.82%) VB
11 3 (6.82%) Oracle
11 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (6.82%) Legal
11 3 (6.82%) Information Security
12 2 (4.55%) Economics
12 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
12 2 (4.55%) Scrum
12 2 (4.55%) Equities

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) SAS
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.27%) QlikView
2 1 (2.27%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 27 (61.36%) Banking
2 21 (47.73%) Investment Banking
3 10 (22.73%) Finance
4 6 (13.64%) Front Office
5 5 (11.36%) Back Office
6 3 (6.82%) Legal
7 1 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.27%) French Language
7 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) XML
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) HTML5
2 1 (2.27%) FpML
2 1 (2.27%) XSD
2 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Credit Risk
2 7 (15.91%) Fixed Income
3 4 (9.09%) Derivative
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Economics
5 2 (4.55%) Equities
5 2 (4.55%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.27%) Swaptions
6 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.27%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) UNIX
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.09%) Change Management
4 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (6.82%) UML
5 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.55%) Analytics
6 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Stress Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.55%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.55%) Use Case
7 1 (2.27%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) VB
3 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CGEIT
2 1 (2.27%) CISA
2 1 (2.27%) CIMA
2 1 (2.27%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Basel II
1 2 (4.55%) Basel III
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) EMIR
2 1 (2.27%) CRD IV
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Mantas
2 1 (2.27%) Norkom
2 1 (2.27%) Tableau
2 1 (2.27%) GoldenSource