The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 412 438 411
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 184 157 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 111 131
Average daily rate £470 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £53.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 -
IT Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44628 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29078 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 120 £540 -1.81% 19
South East +12 22 £375 +25.00% 6
North West -11 13 £400 +7.74% 4
Yorkshire -10 12 £425 +1.19% 7
West Midlands -5 9 £363 +7.40% 4
South West +7 3 £370 -13.95% 1
East of England -2 3 £400 +10.34% 1
East Midlands -19 1 £375 -9.09% 2
North East -21 1 £355 +23.47% 1
IT Business Analyst
UK

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 151 (42.90%) Business Analysis
2 138 (39.20%) Finance
3 97 (27.56%) Banking
4 82 (23.30%) Analytical Skills
5 70 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (19.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 59 (16.76%) SQL
8 57 (16.19%) Investment Banking
9 51 (14.49%) Front Office
10 50 (14.20%) Equities
11 48 (13.64%) Derivative
12 41 (11.65%) Project Management
12 41 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 40 (11.36%) Degree
14 39 (11.08%) SDLC
15 33 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 32 (9.09%) QA
17 29 (8.24%) ISEB
18 28 (7.95%) Data Modelling
19 27 (7.67%) Change Management
20 26 (7.39%) Use Case
21 25 (7.10%) MiFID
21 25 (7.10%) Legal
21 25 (7.10%) Fixed Income
22 24 (6.82%) Waterfall
23 23 (6.53%) Market Risk
23 23 (6.53%) Asset Management
23 23 (6.53%) Risk Management
24 21 (5.97%) XML
25 20 (5.68%) Oracle

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.57%) Confluence
1 2 (0.57%) LiveLink
1 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
1 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.28%) SAS
2 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (4.55%) MS Office
2 11 (3.13%) MS Project
2 11 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.57%) Hi Portfolio
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.57%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.57%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.28%) Maximo
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.28%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) SaaS
2 3 (0.85%) Taleo
3 1 (0.28%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.57%) WAN
2 1 (0.28%) DMZ
2 1 (0.28%) DNS
2 1 (0.28%) Firewall
2 1 (0.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) Intranet
2 1 (0.28%) VoIP
2 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.27%) Big Data
3 6 (1.70%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.14%) SQLPlus
5 3 (0.85%) dBASE
5 3 (0.85%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.85%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.57%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.28%) MS Access
7 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (0.85%) JIRA
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.28%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.28%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 138 (39.20%) Finance
2 97 (27.56%) Banking
3 57 (16.19%) Investment Banking
4 51 (14.49%) Front Office
5 25 (7.10%) Legal
6 15 (4.26%) Back Office
7 11 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
7 11 (3.13%) Law
8 10 (2.84%) Retail
9 6 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.14%) Advertising
10 4 (1.14%) Marketing
10 4 (1.14%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.57%) Games
11 2 (0.57%) Local Government
11 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.57%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.97%) XML
2 14 (3.98%) FpML
3 5 (1.42%) Web Services
4 3 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.85%) JMS
5 2 (0.57%) .NET
5 2 (0.57%) XBRL
6 1 (0.28%) Dojo
6 1 (0.28%) FIXML
6 1 (0.28%) JSON
6 1 (0.28%) Middleware
6 1 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 82 (23.30%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (14.20%) Equities
3 48 (13.64%) Derivative
4 33 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (7.10%) Fixed Income
6 23 (6.53%) Market Risk
7 11 (3.13%) Reference Data
8 8 (2.27%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.27%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.99%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (1.70%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.70%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.42%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.14%) FMCG
12 4 (1.14%) Online Banking
12 4 (1.14%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.85%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.42%) Windows
2 2 (0.57%) Linux
2 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.28%) Unix
3 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (42.90%) Business Analysis
2 70 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (19.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (11.65%) Project Management
4 41 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 39 (11.08%) SDLC
6 28 (7.95%) Data Modelling
7 27 (7.67%) Change Management
8 26 (7.39%) Use Case
9 24 (6.82%) Waterfall
10 23 (6.53%) Asset Management
10 23 (6.53%) Risk Management
11 19 (5.40%) CRM
11 19 (5.40%) UML
12 18 (5.11%) GAP Analysis
12 18 (5.11%) PRINCE2
13 17 (4.83%) Analytics
14 16 (4.55%) Data Analysis
14 16 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
15 14 (3.98%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (16.76%) SQL
2 6 (1.70%) Java
3 4 (1.14%) Python
4 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.57%) VBA
5 2 (0.57%) VBScript
6 1 (0.28%) C
6 1 (0.28%) C++
6 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (11.36%) Degree
2 29 (8.24%) ISEB
3 5 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.85%) ACCA
5 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.28%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.28%) CISA
6 1 (0.28%) CISM
6 1 (0.28%) CISSP
6 1 (0.28%) CRISC
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.09%) QA
2 25 (7.10%) MiFID
3 14 (3.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 14 (3.98%) EMIR
4 9 (2.56%) FATCA
5 8 (2.27%) CRD IV
6 7 (1.99%) Basel II
7 4 (1.14%) SEPA
8 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.85%) SLA
9 2 (0.57%) Basel III
9 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.28%) COBIT
10 1 (0.28%) COSO
10 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.28%) HL7
10 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) vRealize
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (5.68%) Oracle
2 16 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.13%) SAP
4 4 (1.14%) Fidessa
5 3 (0.85%) Charles River
5 3 (0.85%) Hyperion
5 3 (0.85%) Murex
6 2 (0.57%) Actimize
6 2 (0.57%) Avaloq
6 2 (0.57%) HP
6 2 (0.57%) OpenText
6 2 (0.57%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.28%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.28%) hybris
7 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.28%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.28%) Pega
7 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.28%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.28%) Vermilion
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
EY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago