The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Business Analyst
UK / England
Rank 470 407 455
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +48
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 105 185 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 118 97
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £339 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £25.50 £53.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.88% +69.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £53.00 £27.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £53.00 £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 - £31.25

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
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured IT Business Analyst in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -66 69 £525 -4.54% 6
South East +19 18 £381 +11.31% 2
South West - 5 £380 - 1
West Midlands -10 4 - - 4
East Midlands - 4 £450 - 1
North West +12 3 £281 -28.34% 3
East of England +1 2 £388 -3.12% 3
IT Business Analyst
UK

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 84 (35.00%) Business Analysis
2 77 (32.08%) Banking
3 71 (29.58%) Finance
4 50 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (15.83%) Investment Banking
6 35 (14.58%) Front Office
7 30 (12.50%) Derivative
8 28 (11.67%) Data Analysis
9 24 (10.00%) SQL
10 22 (9.17%) Project Management
11 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (8.33%) Migration
13 19 (7.92%) Equities
14 17 (7.08%) MiFID
14 17 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (7.08%) Information Security
14 17 (7.08%) Change Management
15 15 (6.25%) ISEB
15 15 (6.25%) SDLC
16 14 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 14 (5.83%) PRINCE2
16 14 (5.83%) Data Modelling
16 14 (5.83%) Degree
17 13 (5.42%) MS Visio
17 13 (5.42%) GAP Analysis
17 13 (5.42%) Fixed Income
17 13 (5.42%) Waterfall
18 12 (5.00%) Risk Management
18 12 (5.00%) UML

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.42%) Apache
3 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.42%) FileNet
3 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (5.42%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.25%) MS Office
5 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.42%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Summit
2 1 (0.42%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) Office 365
2 3 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.83%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.83%) LAN
1 2 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.42%) Firewall
2 1 (0.42%) NAS
2 1 (0.42%) Network Security
2 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.83%) Big Data
3 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.83%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.42%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.42%) HBase
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (2.08%) JIRA
2 2 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (32.08%) Banking
2 71 (29.58%) Finance
3 38 (15.83%) Investment Banking
4 35 (14.58%) Front Office
5 10 (4.17%) Retail
6 8 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.33%) Marketing
7 7 (2.92%) Back Office
8 6 (2.50%) French Language
8 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.67%) Legal
9 4 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.25%) Advertising
11 2 (0.83%) Games
11 2 (0.83%) Law
11 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.42%) Local Government
12 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.67%) FpML
2 3 (1.25%) Middleware
2 3 (1.25%) XML
3 2 (0.83%) .NET
3 2 (0.83%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.50%) Derivative
2 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.92%) Equities
4 14 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (5.42%) Fixed Income
6 12 (5.00%) Market Risk
7 10 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (2.92%) Credit Risk
8 7 (2.92%) User Experience
9 6 (2.50%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.67%) Fintech
11 3 (1.25%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.25%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (0.83%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (0.83%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.83%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.25%) Linux
1 3 (1.25%) Windows
2 1 (0.42%) Android
2 1 (0.42%) Unix
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.00%) Business Analysis
2 50 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (11.67%) Data Analysis
4 22 (9.17%) Project Management
5 20 (8.33%) Migration
6 17 (7.08%) Change Management
6 17 (7.08%) Information Security
6 17 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (6.25%) SDLC
8 14 (5.83%) Data Modelling
8 14 (5.83%) PRINCE2
9 13 (5.42%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (5.42%) Waterfall
10 12 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 12 (5.00%) UML
10 12 (5.00%) Use Case
11 11 (4.58%) SIEM
12 10 (4.17%) Data Loss Prevention
12 10 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (1.67%) Python
3 2 (0.83%) C++
3 2 (0.83%) Java
4 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.42%) C#
4 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (6.25%) ISEB
2 14 (5.83%) Degree
3 10 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.25%) CISSP
6 3 (1.25%) IIBA
7 2 (0.83%) ACCA
7 2 (0.83%) CISA
7 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) AAT
8 1 (0.42%) CBAP
8 1 (0.42%) CFA
8 1 (0.42%) CIMA
8 1 (0.42%) CISM
8 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.08%) MiFID
2 7 (2.92%) EMIR
3 6 (2.50%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.25%) AIFMD
4 3 (1.25%) FATCA
4 3 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.25%) QA
5 2 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.83%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.42%) GxP
6 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (0.42%) DatAdvantage
1 1 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (2.92%) Splunk
1 7 (2.92%) Symantec
2 6 (2.50%) SAP
3 5 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.25%) SunGard
5 2 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (0.83%) Epicor
5 2 (0.83%) Murex
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle
5 2 (0.83%) Saba
5 2 (0.83%) Sage
5 2 (0.83%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.83%) Varonis
6 1 (0.42%) iManage
6 1 (0.42%) Palantir
6 1 (0.42%) Pega
6 1 (0.42%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.42%) Tableau
6 1 (0.42%) Workday
6 1 (0.42%) Yardi
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