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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 489 487 490
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 81 55 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 53
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £389 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £640 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 29 £470 -6.00% 20
South East +6 20 £463 +2.77% 3
North West +8 10 £390 -20.00%
Yorkshire +16 9 £491 -
East Midlands +1 4 £475 - 2
South West -24 4 £505 +25.46% 4
West Midlands -14 2 - -
East of England -25 2 £440 - 1
Lead Business Analyst
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Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 61 (38.85%) Finance
2 56 (35.67%) Business Analysis
3 30 (19.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (19.11%) Retail
4 29 (18.47%) Banking
5 23 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (14.01%) CRM
7 20 (12.74%) User Stories
8 16 (10.19%) UML
8 16 (10.19%) Validation
9 14 (8.92%) Scrum
9 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.28%) Use Case
11 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.37%) Mobile App
13 9 (5.73%) Project Management
14 8 (5.10%) Change Management
14 8 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (4.46%) Migration
15 7 (4.46%) Data Analysis
15 7 (4.46%) Systems Analysis
15 7 (4.46%) Marketing
16 6 (3.82%) Requirements Management
16 6 (3.82%) Retail Banking
16 6 (3.82%) SWOT Analysis
16 6 (3.82%) Investment Banking
16 6 (3.82%) Microsoft
16 6 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
17 5 (3.18%) MS Visio

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.64%) FileNet
3 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.91%) MS Project
2 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.27%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.64%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.64%) Endur
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.27%) MS Access
2 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.64%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) Xcelsius
3 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (38.85%) Finance
2 30 (19.11%) Retail
3 29 (18.47%) Banking
4 7 (4.46%) Marketing
5 6 (3.82%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.82%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.55%) Advertising
6 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.55%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.91%) Billing
8 2 (1.27%) Electronics
8 2 (1.27%) Automotive
8 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Military
9 1 (0.64%) Front Office
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.64%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) .NET
1 1 (0.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.37%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.18%) FMCG
3 4 (2.55%) Derivative
4 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.27%) DTV
6 1 (0.64%) Swaptions
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.64%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.64%) Equities
6 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) Windows
1 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (35.67%) Business Analysis
2 30 (19.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.01%) CRM
5 20 (12.74%) User Stories
6 16 (10.19%) UML
6 16 (10.19%) Validation
7 14 (8.92%) Scrum
7 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
8 13 (8.28%) Use Case
9 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.73%) Project Management
11 8 (5.10%) Change Management
12 7 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.46%) Migration
12 7 (4.46%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.46%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (3.82%) Requirements Management
13 6 (3.82%) SWOT Analysis
14 5 (3.18%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.18%) SQL
2 1 (0.64%) VBA
2 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (2.55%) ISEB
1 4 (2.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.91%) Degree
3 1 (0.64%) ACCA
3 1 (0.64%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) QA
1 2 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.64%) EMIR
Vendors
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft
1 6 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (3.18%) SAP
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle
3 2 (1.27%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.64%) OpenLink
4 1 (0.64%) Ceridian
4 1 (0.64%) Pega
4 1 (0.64%) Cognos
4 1 (0.64%) Siebel
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe
4 1 (0.64%) Murex
4 1 (0.64%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.64%) SmartStream
4 1 (0.64%) Citrix
4 1 (0.64%) CA
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