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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 178 192 208
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 19 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 12
Average daily rate
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£473 £525 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £425 £526
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.73 - £49.80
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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
5359 6714 7231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.13% 92.63% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3875 4903 5242
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 31 (58.49%) Banking
2 26 (49.06%) Investment Banking
3 20 (37.74%) Finance
4 17 (32.08%) UML
5 16 (30.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (28.30%) Credit Risk
7 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
7 14 (26.42%) Data Modelling
8 13 (24.53%) SQL
8 13 (24.53%) Legal
9 12 (22.64%) Degree
10 11 (20.75%) Release Management
10 11 (20.75%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (20.75%) Change Control
10 11 (20.75%) Document Management
10 11 (20.75%) BPR
11 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
11 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.43%) Market Risk
12 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (9.43%) Front Office
13 4 (7.55%) ISEB
13 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (7.55%) Derivative
13 4 (7.55%) EMIR
14 3 (5.66%) Basel III
14 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
14 3 (5.66%) UNIX
14 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (5.66%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.89%) MS Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.77%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 31 (58.49%) Banking
2 26 (49.06%) Investment Banking
3 20 (37.74%) Finance
4 13 (24.53%) Legal
5 5 (9.43%) Front Office
6 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
1 1 (1.89%) FpML
1 1 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.89%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Credit Risk
2 5 (9.43%) Market Risk
3 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.55%) Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.77%) Equities
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) UNIX
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) UML
2 16 (30.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
3 14 (26.42%) Data Modelling
4 11 (20.75%) BPR
4 11 (20.75%) Document Management
4 11 (20.75%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (20.75%) Release Management
4 11 (20.75%) Change Control
5 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (3.77%) BPMN
8 2 (3.77%) Use Case
8 2 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.89%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) EMIR
2 3 (5.66%) Basel III
3 2 (3.77%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.89%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.77%) Actimize
2 1 (1.89%) Yardi
2 1 (1.89%) HP
2 1 (1.89%) Charles River
2 1 (1.89%) Metastorm
2 1 (1.89%) Kofax
2 1 (1.89%) Open Text
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago