The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 187 199 197
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 20 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 17
Average daily rate
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£563 £588 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £523 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £605 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - £47.50
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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
5567 6726 6552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.50% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4200 4892 4752
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 137 159
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 £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 22 (48.89%) Banking
2 21 (46.67%) Investment Banking
3 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
4 13 (28.89%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) UML
5 9 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
6 8 (17.78%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (17.78%) Front Office
7 7 (15.56%) Finance
7 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Credit Risk
8 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.11%) Legal
9 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Market Risk
10 4 (8.89%) Degree
10 4 (8.89%) Stress Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
11 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (6.67%) Document Management
11 3 (6.67%) Derivative
11 3 (6.67%) Murex
11 3 (6.67%) BPR
11 3 (6.67%) Release Management
11 3 (6.67%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Global One
1 2 (4.44%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) QlikView
General
1 22 (48.89%) Banking
2 21 (46.67%) Investment Banking
3 8 (17.78%) Front Office
4 7 (15.56%) Finance
5 5 (11.11%) Legal
6 2 (4.44%) Back Office
7 1 (2.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
1 1 (2.22%) FpML
1 1 (2.22%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (13.33%) Credit Risk
3 5 (11.11%) Market Risk
4 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) Derivative
6 1 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.22%) Equities
6 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) UNIX
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
2 9 (20.00%) UML
3 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
3 8 (17.78%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Stress Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.67%) BPR
8 3 (6.67%) Change Control
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Document Management
8 3 (6.67%) Release Management
9 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) EMIR
1 2 (4.44%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.22%) Basel III
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Murex
2 2 (4.44%) SunGard
2 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.22%) Charles River
3 1 (2.22%) Kofax
3 1 (2.22%) Yardi
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