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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 494 482 461
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 92 89 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 52
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£450 £456 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £20.06 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.90 -
IT Business Analyst
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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 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
46253 45082 41589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.48% 92.74% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29703 28087 24757
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1758 1832 1975
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.58 £38.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
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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 +9 59 £550 -2.22% 9
South East -20 11 £290 -17.14% 2
West Midlands +9 8 £420 -
East of England -8 6 £425 +17.24% 1
North West -22 4 £210 -40.00% 2
East Midlands -8 2 £318 +67.10% 2
North East - 2 £408 -
IT Business Analyst
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IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 73 (35.96%) Banking
2 69 (33.99%) Business Analysis
3 64 (31.53%) Finance
4 63 (31.03%) SQL
5 57 (28.08%) Investment Banking
6 39 (19.21%) Degree
7 35 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (17.24%) Data Modelling
8 33 (16.26%) Risk Management
9 27 (13.30%) Market Risk
9 27 (13.30%) Stress Testing
10 25 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (11.33%) Integration Testing
12 21 (10.34%) Front Office
12 21 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
13 19 (9.36%) Use Case
14 18 (8.87%) Project Management
15 17 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (7.88%) UML
16 16 (7.88%) Waterfall
16 16 (7.88%) Retail
16 16 (7.88%) Data Analysis
17 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
18 14 (6.90%) MS Visio
18 14 (6.90%) Derivative
19 13 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
20 12 (5.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 12 (5.91%) SDLC
21 11 (5.42%) User Stories
21 11 (5.42%) Business Intelligence

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (0.99%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.99%) FileNet
1 2 (0.99%) CMS
1 2 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.49%) Confluence
2 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.97%) MS Office
5 3 (1.48%) MS Project
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.99%) Summit
2 2 (0.99%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.99%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.49%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.48%) Intranet
2 2 (0.99%) Internet
2 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.49%) Network Security
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.97%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.48%) QlikView
3 3 (1.48%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.99%) Big Data
4 2 (0.99%) MS Access
4 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.49%) DataStage
5 1 (0.49%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.48%) JIRA
2 2 (0.99%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
General
1 73 (35.96%) Banking
2 64 (31.53%) Finance
3 57 (28.08%) Investment Banking
4 21 (10.34%) Front Office
5 16 (7.88%) Retail
6 6 (2.96%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.46%) Legal
8 3 (1.48%) Advertising
8 3 (1.48%) Back Office
9 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.99%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.99%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Marketing
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.49%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Publishing
10 1 (0.49%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.43%) XML
2 5 (2.46%) FpML
3 3 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (1.48%) Middleware
4 2 (0.99%) Web Services
4 2 (0.99%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.49%) EDI
5 1 (0.49%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
5 1 (0.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.30%) Market Risk
2 17 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.90%) Derivative
4 12 (5.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.93%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.94%) Equities
7 7 (3.45%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.97%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (0.99%) CMDB
11 2 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.99%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.49%) FMCG
12 1 (0.49%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.49%) Swaptions
12 1 (0.49%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.96%) UNIX
2 3 (1.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.99%) Business Analysis
2 35 (17.24%) Data Modelling
2 35 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (16.26%) Risk Management
4 27 (13.30%) Stress Testing
5 25 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (11.33%) Integration Testing
7 21 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
8 19 (9.36%) Use Case
9 18 (8.87%) Project Management
10 16 (7.88%) UML
10 16 (7.88%) Data Analysis
10 16 (7.88%) Waterfall
11 13 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (5.91%) SDLC
13 11 (5.42%) User Stories
13 11 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.42%) Migration
14 9 (4.43%) Service Delivery
14 9 (4.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 63 (31.03%) SQL
2 3 (1.48%) VBA
3 2 (0.99%) C#
3 2 (0.99%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) PHP
4 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (19.21%) Degree
2 9 (4.43%) ISEB
3 4 (1.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.48%) IIBA
5 2 (0.99%) CBAP
6 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.45%) EMIR
2 6 (2.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (2.46%) MiFID
3 5 (2.46%) QA
4 2 (0.99%) Basel III
4 2 (0.99%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.99%) FATCA
5 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.49%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.49%) GMP
5 1 (0.49%) GxP
Vendors
1 11 (5.42%) SAP
2 9 (4.43%) Oracle
3 5 (2.46%) Business Objects
3 5 (2.46%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.48%) Fidessa
5 2 (0.99%) BMC
5 2 (0.99%) Teradata
5 2 (0.99%) GoldenSource
5 2 (0.99%) Adobe
5 2 (0.99%) Calypso
5 2 (0.99%) Sybase
5 2 (0.99%) Remedy
5 2 (0.99%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Charles River
6 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.49%) Cognos
6 1 (0.49%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (0.49%) TSYS
6 1 (0.49%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.49%) Lotus
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