The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 194 219 193
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 5 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.070% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.076% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 16
Average daily rate
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£500 £625 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £605 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £645 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £415 £413
% change year-on-year
+10.84% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
5403 6612 6063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.06% 93.18% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4126 4839 4468
Average daily rate £435 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 130 138
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £28.25 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst across the City of London region.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Siebel
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) Back Office
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) FMCG
6 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Siebel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) SAP