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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 466 437 449
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 89 97 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 65 40
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£450 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £319 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 £113.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £113.50 -
% change year-on-year
-76.65% -
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
42723 41204 38282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27234 25076 22174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1689 1858 2324
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -27 53 £550 +18.91% 8
South East -15 18 £319 -39.28% 1
West Midlands -3 3 £350 -6.66% 5
East Midlands +11 2 £288 - 1
North West -12 2 £380 +8.57% 3
East of England - 2 £350 - 2
Yorkshire -5 1 £420 +19.82% 1
South West -20 1 £325 -35.00% 2
IT Business Analyst
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IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 74 (38.54%) Banking
2 71 (36.98%) Business Analysis
3 61 (31.77%) Investment Banking
4 56 (29.17%) SQL
5 50 (26.04%) Finance
6 45 (23.44%) Data Modelling
7 41 (21.35%) Risk Management
8 39 (20.31%) Market Risk
9 38 (19.79%) Degree
10 36 (18.75%) Stress Testing
11 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (15.63%) Front Office
13 28 (14.58%) Integration Testing
14 26 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (12.50%) Project Management
16 22 (11.46%) ITIL
17 21 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (10.42%) Data Analysis
18 20 (10.42%) UML
19 18 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
20 17 (8.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 16 (8.33%) MS Excel
22 15 (7.81%) ISEB
23 13 (6.77%) Waterfall
23 13 (6.77%) Retail
23 13 (6.77%) E-Commerce
23 13 (6.77%) PRINCE2
24 12 (6.25%) MS Visio
24 12 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
25 11 (5.73%) Management Information System

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.56%) Lync
3 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.17%) MS Office
4 3 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.56%) SunGard Martini
1 3 (1.56%) Global One
2 2 (1.04%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.04%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) DHCP
1 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.52%) DNS
1 1 (0.52%) Intranet
1 1 (0.52%) Firewall
1 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.60%) Hadoop
1 5 (2.60%) Big Data
1 5 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.56%) QlikView
2 3 (1.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) Toad
2 1 (0.52%) ERwin
General
1 74 (38.54%) Banking
2 61 (31.77%) Investment Banking
3 50 (26.04%) Finance
4 30 (15.63%) Front Office
5 13 (6.77%) Retail
6 6 (3.13%) Legal
7 5 (2.60%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.60%) Law
7 5 (2.60%) Back Office
7 5 (2.60%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.08%) Marketing
9 3 (1.56%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.04%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.52%) Billing
11 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.52%) Advertising
11 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.13%) XML
2 5 (2.60%) FpML
3 2 (1.04%) Middleware
3 2 (1.04%) Web Services
3 2 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (0.52%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.52%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.52%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.31%) Market Risk
2 21 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (5.73%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.21%) Derivative
6 8 (4.17%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.65%) Fixed Income
8 6 (3.13%) Equities
9 4 (2.08%) FMCG
10 3 (1.56%) SCADA
10 3 (1.56%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.04%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.04%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.04%) Open Source
12 1 (0.52%) iSeries
12 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.13%) Windows
2 3 (1.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.04%) UNIX
4 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (36.98%) Business Analysis
2 45 (23.44%) Data Modelling
3 41 (21.35%) Risk Management
4 36 (18.75%) Stress Testing
5 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (14.58%) Integration Testing
7 26 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (12.50%) Project Management
9 22 (11.46%) ITIL
10 20 (10.42%) Data Analysis
10 20 (10.42%) UML
11 18 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
12 13 (6.77%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.77%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.77%) PRINCE2
13 12 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (5.21%) Use Case
15 9 (4.69%) Analytics
15 9 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (1.04%) C#
2 2 (1.04%) Java
3 1 (0.52%) Korn
3 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (19.79%) Degree
2 15 (7.81%) ISEB
3 6 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (3.13%) PMP
3 6 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.04%) CIMA
4 2 (1.04%) ACCA
4 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) CBAP
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) QA
2 3 (1.56%) Basel III
2 3 (1.56%) EMIR
2 3 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.04%) Basel II
3 2 (1.04%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.52%) FATCA
4 1 (0.52%) COREP
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) MiFID
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (4.17%) Oracle
2 4 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.08%) Mantas
2 4 (2.08%) Actimize
3 3 (1.56%) Murex
3 3 (1.56%) SAP
3 3 (1.56%) SunGard
3 3 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.04%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.04%) Pegasus
4 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.52%) Palantir
5 1 (0.52%) Norkom
5 1 (0.52%) Retalix
5 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.52%) Remedy
5 1 (0.52%) BMC
5 1 (0.52%) CA
5 1 (0.52%) VMware
5 1 (0.52%) Open Text
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Conspicuous
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-300 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Rate: Up to £35,000 per annum pro rata (dependant on experience)
Posted: 18 days ago