The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 5 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 35 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 15.65% 14.96% 26.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 16.75% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 37
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £563 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.63% +16.66%
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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 Docklands, 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
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 209 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 93.91% 89.32% 92.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 167 151
Average daily rate £525 £523 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.47% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
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
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 14 (45.16%) Business Analysis
1 14 (45.16%) Use Case
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Banking
4 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (29.03%) RUP
5 8 (25.81%) UML
5 8 (25.81%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Degree
6 7 (22.58%) Validation
7 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
7 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
7 5 (16.13%) ISEB
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) Time Management
8 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
8 4 (12.90%) RAD
8 4 (12.90%) Back Office
8 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 4 (12.90%) Workflow
9 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.68%) Change Management
9 3 (9.68%) Front Office
9 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
9 3 (9.68%) DB2
9 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
9 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.68%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.90%) Back Office
5 3 (9.68%) Front Office
6 2 (6.45%) Retail
7 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Business Analysis
1 14 (45.16%) Use Case
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) RUP
3 8 (25.81%) UML
3 8 (25.81%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Validation
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) Time Management
6 4 (12.90%) RAD
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) Workflow
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.45%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (6.45%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) AIFMD
3 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.23%) EMIR
3 1 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.23%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com