The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had IT Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 153 165 182
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 19 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.51% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.53% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 28
Median daily rate £585 £510 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £389 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £595 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £34.00
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
3241 4501 5555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.93% 95.28% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2579 3541 4070
Median daily rate £475 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £285 £270
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 33 68 112
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT 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 IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (51.61%) Business Analysis
2 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
6 5 (16.13%) Derivative
6 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Front Office
7 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
7 4 (12.90%) Use Case
8 3 (9.68%) Market Risk
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
8 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Legal
8 3 (9.68%) Validation
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) User Experience
9 2 (6.45%) Workflow Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
General
1 12 (38.71%) Banking
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Front Office
4 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.68%) Legal
5 2 (6.45%) Law
6 1 (3.23%) Advertising
6 1 (3.23%) Back Office
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) FpML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Derivative
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
2 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.68%) Market Risk
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 2 (6.45%) Equities
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Business Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) SDLC
3 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Use Case
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Practice Management
6 2 (6.45%) Product Management
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) User Stories
6 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) MiFID
2 1 (3.23%) COREP
2 1 (3.23%) CRD IV
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) FATCA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Murex
2 1 (3.23%) Calypso
2 1 (3.23%) iManage
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.23%) Sophis
2 1 (3.23%) Yardi