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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 462 444 458
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 102 103 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 33
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£500 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £351 £333
% change year-on-year
+14.12% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 £66.76 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £66.76 -
% change year-on-year
-60.30% -
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
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 February 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 February 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 -18 74 £550 +13.16% 18
South East -25 14 £369 -22.36% 4
East of England +8 6 £463 +53.91% 3
East Midlands +4 2 £288 -
West Midlands -4 2 £450 - 4
North West -14 1 - - 3
Yorkshire -15 1 £420 +19.82% 1
South West - - - -
IT Business Analyst
UK

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 77 (39.09%) Banking
2 71 (36.04%) Business Analysis
2 71 (36.04%) SQL
3 62 (31.47%) Investment Banking
4 56 (28.43%) Finance
5 50 (25.38%) Data Modelling
6 47 (23.86%) Risk Management
6 47 (23.86%) Degree
7 41 (20.81%) Market Risk
8 39 (19.80%) Stress Testing
9 33 (16.75%) Integration Testing
10 32 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (13.20%) Front Office
12 24 (12.18%) Project Management
12 24 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (10.66%) UML
15 20 (10.15%) GAP Analysis
16 19 (9.64%) ITIL
17 18 (9.14%) MS Excel
17 18 (9.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (8.12%) Retail
18 16 (8.12%) Data Analysis
19 15 (7.61%) E-Commerce
20 14 (7.11%) Waterfall
21 13 (6.60%) ISEB
21 13 (6.60%) MS Visio
21 13 (6.60%) Derivative
21 13 (6.60%) Use Case
22 12 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.52%) Lync
3 2 (1.02%) FileNet
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.60%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.05%) MS Office
4 4 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.02%) Global One
2 2 (1.02%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.02%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) Summit
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.51%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) DHCP
1 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.51%) DNS
1 1 (0.51%) Intranet
1 1 (0.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.03%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.03%) Big Data
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.02%) MS Access
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.51%) QlikView
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) Toad
2 1 (0.51%) ERwin
General
1 77 (39.09%) Banking
2 62 (31.47%) Investment Banking
3 56 (28.43%) Finance
4 26 (13.20%) Front Office
5 16 (8.12%) Retail
6 6 (3.05%) Legal
7 5 (2.54%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.54%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.54%) Law
8 4 (2.03%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.03%) Back Office
8 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.52%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.52%) Marketing
10 2 (1.02%) Advertising
11 1 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) Billing
11 1 (0.51%) French Language
11 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.05%) XML
2 5 (2.54%) FpML
3 3 (1.52%) Middleware
3 3 (1.52%) .NET
4 2 (1.02%) Web Services
5 1 (0.51%) EDI
5 1 (0.51%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.81%) Market Risk
2 24 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (6.60%) Derivative
5 11 (5.58%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.06%) Credit Risk
7 6 (3.05%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.03%) Equities
8 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (1.52%) SCADA
10 2 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.02%) Open Source
11 1 (0.51%) Social Media
11 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.51%) User Experience
11 1 (0.51%) FMCG
11 1 (0.51%) iSeries
11 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.55%) Windows
2 3 (1.52%) UNIX
3 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (36.04%) Business Analysis
2 50 (25.38%) Data Modelling
3 47 (23.86%) Risk Management
4 39 (19.80%) Stress Testing
5 33 (16.75%) Integration Testing
6 32 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (12.18%) Project Management
8 22 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (10.66%) UML
10 20 (10.15%) GAP Analysis
11 19 (9.64%) ITIL
12 16 (8.12%) Data Analysis
13 15 (7.61%) E-Commerce
14 14 (7.11%) Waterfall
15 13 (6.60%) Use Case
16 12 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (6.09%) PRINCE2
16 12 (6.09%) CRM
17 11 (5.58%) Migration
18 10 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.02%) C#
2 2 (1.02%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) PHP
3 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 47 (23.86%) Degree
2 13 (6.60%) ISEB
3 5 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.54%) PMP
3 5 (2.54%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.02%) ACCA
4 2 (1.02%) CIMA
5 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) VCP4
5 1 (0.51%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) EMIR
2 5 (2.54%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.02%) CRD IV
3 2 (1.02%) Basel III
3 2 (1.02%) FATCA
3 2 (1.02%) MiFID
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) Basel II
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) COREP
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (5.58%) Oracle
2 6 (3.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.03%) Mantas
3 4 (2.03%) Actimize
4 3 (1.52%) Murex
4 3 (1.52%) SAP
5 2 (1.02%) Sybase
5 2 (1.02%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.02%) SunGard
5 2 (1.02%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.51%) BMC
6 1 (0.51%) CA
6 1 (0.51%) Remedy
6 1 (0.51%) Open Text
6 1 (0.51%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Norkom
6 1 (0.51%) Retalix
6 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.51%) Business Objects
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