The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Financial
Rank 85 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.38% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.40% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £354
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +17.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Financial Business Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1352 1258 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.95% 95.88% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 685 565
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.02 £24.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £47.50 £95.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Financial Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Financial Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Financial Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Business Analyst
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Financial 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 Financial Business Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Financial Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Financial 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 Financial Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL