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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 182 203 188
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 18 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 21
Average daily rate
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£463 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £460 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £603 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £283
% change year-on-year
- +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - £49.80
IT 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
5425 6640 7304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.53% 92.34% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3981 4839 5227
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £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 104 133 183
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 £32.82 £27.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -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 22 September 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 22 September 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 27 (54.00%) Banking
2 25 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 15 (30.00%) UML
4 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) Finance
4 14 (28.00%) Business Analysis
5 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (24.00%) Credit Risk
6 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
7 11 (22.00%) Legal
8 10 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.00%) Document Management
10 8 (16.00%) BPR
10 8 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (16.00%) Release Management
10 8 (16.00%) Change Control
11 7 (14.00%) Front Office
12 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
13 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
13 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (10.00%) Market Risk
13 5 (10.00%) Derivative
14 4 (8.00%) EMIR
14 4 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
15 3 (6.00%) ISEB
15 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 27 (54.00%) Banking
2 25 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
4 11 (22.00%) Legal
5 7 (14.00%) Front Office
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) FpML
2 1 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (10.00%) Market Risk
3 5 (10.00%) Derivative
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.00%) Equities
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) UML
2 14 (28.00%) Business Analysis
3 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.00%) Document Management
6 8 (16.00%) BPR
6 8 (16.00%) Release Management
6 8 (16.00%) Change Control
6 8 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) Stress Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.00%) Workflow
11 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
11 2 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.00%) Python
2 1 (2.00%) C#
2 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) EMIR
2 3 (6.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (4.00%) Basel III
4 1 (2.00%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.00%) Murex
1 1 (2.00%) Charles River
1 1 (2.00%) Metastorm
1 1 (2.00%) Kofax
1 1 (2.00%) Open Text
1 1 (2.00%) Actimize
1 1 (2.00%) Yardi
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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