The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 485 478 510
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 81 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 43 41
Average daily rate £450 £650 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48348 40743 51574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29873 23952 29018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 2112 2464
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Lead Business Analyst
UK

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lead Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -48 31 £488 -25.00% 9
South East +11 28 £425 -6.84% 5
North West -16 7 £400 - 2
Yorkshire - 7 £450 - 2
East Midlands - 6 £600 -
South West -13 2 £425 -22.72% 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Lead Business Analyst
UK

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 57 (40.71%) Finance
2 49 (35.00%) Business Analysis
3 37 (26.43%) Banking
4 32 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (17.86%) CRM
6 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (13.57%) User Stories
8 18 (12.86%) Use Case
9 14 (10.00%) UML
9 14 (10.00%) Scrum
10 13 (9.29%) Waterfall
11 12 (8.57%) Retail
11 12 (8.57%) Investment Banking
12 11 (7.86%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (7.14%) Data Analysis
13 10 (7.14%) MS Excel
13 10 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
13 10 (7.14%) SQL
14 9 (6.43%) Data Modelling
14 9 (6.43%) Mobile App
14 9 (6.43%) Dodd-Frank
14 9 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (5.71%) Credit Risk
15 8 (5.71%) EMIR
15 8 (5.71%) Validation
15 8 (5.71%) Front Office
15 8 (5.71%) Workflow
16 7 (5.00%) Risk Management
16 7 (5.00%) Migration

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.14%) MS Project
3 3 (2.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.71%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Big Data
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
1 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 57 (40.71%) Finance
2 37 (26.43%) Banking
3 12 (8.57%) Retail
3 12 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.71%) Front Office
5 4 (2.86%) Automotive
5 4 (2.86%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.14%) Back Office
7 2 (1.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.71%) XML
2 1 (0.71%) XSLT
2 1 (0.71%) WCF
2 1 (0.71%) WPF
2 1 (0.71%) LINQ
2 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (0.71%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.71%) Credit Risk
3 7 (5.00%) Market Risk
4 5 (3.57%) Derivative
5 4 (2.86%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.14%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.14%) Equities
7 2 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.43%) EPoS
7 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) W3C
8 1 (0.71%) Swaptions
8 1 (0.71%) FMCG
8 1 (0.71%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.14%) Windows
2 2 (1.43%) UNIX
3 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.00%) Business Analysis
2 32 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (17.86%) CRM
4 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.57%) User Stories
6 18 (12.86%) Use Case
7 14 (10.00%) UML
7 14 (10.00%) Scrum
8 13 (9.29%) Waterfall
9 10 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 10 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.43%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.71%) Validation
11 8 (5.71%) Workflow
12 7 (5.00%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.00%) Migration
12 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2
12 7 (5.00%) Change Management
12 7 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.14%) SQL
2 4 (2.86%) VBA
3 2 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (0.71%) C#
4 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.00%) ISEB
2 5 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (1.43%) CISA
3 2 (1.43%) CISSP
3 2 (1.43%) GIAC
4 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (5.71%) EMIR
3 4 (2.86%) Basel III
4 3 (2.14%) FATCA
4 3 (2.14%) FINREP
5 1 (0.71%) MiFID
5 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (1.43%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.86%) Pega
2 4 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle
4 1 (0.71%) Telerik
4 1 (0.71%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.71%) Murex
4 1 (0.71%) Citrix
4 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.71%) Unica
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