The first table below looks at the demand for the IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 174 177 205
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 36 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 15
Average daily rate £555 £519 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £395 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £568 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 - £37.50
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5971 5767 7411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.37% 92.85% 91.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4316 4253 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 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 121 171
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 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
IT Business Analyst
London

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT 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 IT Business Analyst across the City of London region.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IT 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 IT Business Analyst across the City of London region.

IT Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 34 (56.67%) Banking
2 30 (50.00%) Finance
3 26 (43.33%) Investment Banking
4 20 (33.33%) UML
4 20 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 18 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 17 (28.33%) SQL
6 17 (28.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (26.67%) Data Modelling
8 15 (25.00%) Legal
8 15 (25.00%) Degree
9 14 (23.33%) Release Management
9 14 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (23.33%) Change Control
9 14 (23.33%) Document Management
9 14 (23.33%) BPR
10 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 8 (13.33%) Front Office
10 8 (13.33%) Derivative
11 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.67%) ISEB
12 5 (8.33%) Oracle
12 5 (8.33%) Basel III
12 5 (8.33%) EMIR
13 4 (6.67%) BPMN
13 4 (6.67%) QA
13 4 (6.67%) MS Office
13 4 (6.67%) UNIX
13 4 (6.67%) Project Management
13 4 (6.67%) Back Office

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.67%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (1.67%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.67%) SQLPlus
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 34 (56.67%) Banking
2 30 (50.00%) Finance
3 26 (43.33%) Investment Banking
4 15 (25.00%) Legal
5 8 (13.33%) Front Office
6 4 (6.67%) Back Office
7 3 (5.00%) Retail
8 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (3.33%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.67%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.67%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.67%) French Language
9 1 (1.67%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) FpML
2 1 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 8 (13.33%) Derivative
3 4 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (5.00%) Market Risk
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (3.33%) Equities
5 2 (3.33%) PMI
5 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) DTCC
6 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) UML
2 18 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 17 (28.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 14 (23.33%) BPR
5 14 (23.33%) Document Management
5 14 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (23.33%) Release Management
5 14 (23.33%) Change Control
6 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) BPMN
8 3 (5.00%) Use Case
8 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.33%) Requirements Management
9 2 (3.33%) Workflow
9 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.67%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) C#
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) ISEB
3 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) Basel III
1 5 (8.33%) EMIR
2 4 (6.67%) QA
3 3 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.67%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.33%) XenApp
1 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Actimize
3 2 (3.33%) Fundtech
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
3 2 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.67%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.67%) Open Text
4 1 (1.67%) HP
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £625 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago