The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Docklands, London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 15.13% 19.48% 28.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.36% 21.33% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 35
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£500 £488 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £408 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £566 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+35.72% -16.27%
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 211 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 92.44% 91.34% 90.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 168 139
Average daily rate £525 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Business Analyst
London

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the Docklands, London region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Docklands, London region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (48.65%) Business Analysis
2 16 (43.24%) Use Case
3 15 (40.54%) Finance
3 15 (40.54%) Banking
4 10 (27.03%) UML
5 9 (24.32%) RUP
5 9 (24.32%) Investment Banking
5 9 (24.32%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (21.62%) SQL
6 8 (21.62%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Validation
8 6 (16.22%) Front Office
9 5 (13.51%) Project Management
9 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
9 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.51%) ISEB
10 4 (10.81%) RAD
10 4 (10.81%) Back Office
10 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.81%) Workflow
10 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
10 4 (10.81%) Time Management
10 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk
11 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
11 3 (8.11%) QA
11 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
11 3 (8.11%) Derivative
11 3 (8.11%) Change Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS Project
3 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) MS Access
2 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
1 15 (40.54%) Banking
2 9 (24.32%) Investment Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Front Office
4 4 (10.81%) Back Office
5 2 (5.41%) Retail
6 1 (2.70%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk
2 3 (8.11%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.70%) Wiki
3 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Equities
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Business Analysis
2 16 (43.24%) Use Case
3 10 (27.03%) UML
4 9 (24.32%) RUP
4 9 (24.32%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Validation
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) RAD
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.81%) Workflow
8 4 (10.81%) Time Management
9 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
9 3 (8.11%) Change Management
10 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (5.41%) OOD
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) AIFMD
3 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Fidessa