The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 63 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 801 903 847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.70% 3.97% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 4.76% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 648 633
Median daily rate £475 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.52 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.48% -54.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £13.00 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.00 £138.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -2.34%
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18394 18972 19454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.87% 83.50% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13217 13580 14354
Median daily rate £478 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 229 255
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +3 162 £500 - 27
Croydon -14 8 £400 -6.70%
Docklands, London +2 6 £750 +36.36%
Canary Wharf +4 5 £400 -
Harrow - 2 £440 -
Hounslow -1 1 £325 -14.47%
Ilford - 1 £450 -
Wimbledon - 1 £500 -
Chiswick - 1 - - 1
Barking - 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 647 (39.12%) Finance
2 496 (29.99%) Agile Software Development
3 394 (23.82%) Banking
4 356 (21.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 283 (17.11%) Project Management
6 263 (15.90%) SQL
7 231 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
8 169 (10.22%) Retail
9 157 (9.49%) Change Management
10 154 (9.31%) Data Analysis
11 150 (9.07%) Use Case
12 149 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
13 140 (8.46%) Scrum
14 139 (8.40%) Investment Banking
15 133 (8.04%) MS Excel
16 131 (7.92%) SDLC
17 130 (7.86%) Degree
18 115 (6.95%) Asset Management
19 111 (6.71%) Front Office
19 111 (6.71%) Microsoft
20 110 (6.65%) Waterfall
21 109 (6.59%) MiFID
21 109 (6.59%) PRINCE2
22 106 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
22 106 (6.41%) User Stories
23 105 (6.35%) Fixed Income
24 104 (6.29%) Workflow
25 101 (6.11%) Target Operating Model
26 99 (5.99%) Equities
26 99 (5.99%) Derivative

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 62 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.45%) CMS
3 21 (1.27%) Confluence
4 13 (0.79%) Skype for Business
5 11 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (0.60%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.30%) IIS
8 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.24%) SAS
9 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.18%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.12%) Documentum
11 2 (0.12%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.12%) MQSeries
Applications
1 133 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 93 (5.62%) MS Visio
3 82 (4.96%) MS Office
4 46 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (2.48%) MS Project
6 7 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.73%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
4 10 (0.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 10 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 9 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
5 9 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.54%) Summit
6 7 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.42%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.36%) Salerio
7 6 (0.36%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.36%) Sonata
8 5 (0.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.24%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.57%) Office 365
2 21 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.91%) IBM Blueworks
4 9 (0.54%) PaaS
5 7 (0.42%) Yammer
6 6 (0.36%) G Suite
6 6 (0.36%) SaaS
7 5 (0.30%) GitHub
7 5 (0.30%) IaaS
7 5 (0.30%) OneDrive
7 5 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.24%) Basecamp
8 4 (0.24%) Data Lake Analytics
9 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.12%) Force.com
10 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.060%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.060%) Trello
11 1 (0.060%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.27%) Intranet
2 14 (0.85%) Internet
3 7 (0.42%) Extranet
4 6 (0.36%) HTTP
4 6 (0.36%) Skype
5 5 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.24%) NFC
6 4 (0.24%) VPN
7 3 (0.18%) DNS
7 3 (0.18%) IPsec
7 3 (0.18%) PBX
7 3 (0.18%) SSL
7 3 (0.18%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.18%) VoIP
7 3 (0.18%) WebEx
8 2 (0.12%) 3G
8 2 (0.12%) 4G
8 2 (0.12%) Firewall
8 2 (0.12%) SAN
9 1 (0.060%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 63 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (1.81%) Big Data
5 28 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 20 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (0.91%) QlikView
11 13 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.67%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.54%) Data Lake
15 8 (0.48%) NoSQL
15 8 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (0.48%) Qlik Sense
16 7 (0.42%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 72 (4.35%) JIRA
2 30 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 13 (0.79%) Visual Studio
5 12 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 12 (0.73%) TeamCity
6 10 (0.60%) MSTest
7 9 (0.54%) NUnit
8 7 (0.42%) Grunt
8 7 (0.42%) gulp
8 7 (0.42%) Selenium
9 6 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.24%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.24%) JUnit
10 4 (0.24%) Subversion
11 3 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.18%) Geb
11 3 (0.18%) Mocha
11 3 (0.18%) Spock
11 3 (0.18%) webpack
General
1 647 (39.12%) Finance
2 394 (23.82%) Banking
3 169 (10.22%) Retail
4 139 (8.40%) Investment Banking
5 111 (6.71%) Front Office
6 68 (4.11%) Legal
7 64 (3.87%) Back Office
8 61 (3.69%) Marketing
9 49 (2.96%) Financial Institution
10 27 (1.63%) Games
10 27 (1.63%) Law
11 25 (1.51%) Advertising
11 25 (1.51%) Retail Banking
11 25 (1.51%) Telecoms
12 20 (1.21%) Billing
13 18 (1.09%) Publishing
14 12 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
15 10 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
17 7 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1172 (70.86%) Analyst
2 1071 (64.75%) Business Analyst
3 135 (8.16%) Project Manager
4 109 (6.59%) Developer
5 102 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
6 98 (5.93%) Senior Business Analyst
7 95 (5.74%) Consultant
8 92 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
9 85 (5.14%) Digital Analyst
10 77 (4.66%) Digital Business Analyst
11 70 (4.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 66 (3.99%) Banking Business Analyst
13 61 (3.69%) Architect
13 61 (3.69%) Data Business Analyst
14 59 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
15 58 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
16 57 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
17 54 (3.26%) IT Analyst
18 53 (3.20%) IT Business Analyst
18 53 (3.20%) MiFID Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (4.72%) .NET
2 50 (3.02%) HTML
3 46 (2.78%) XML
4 33 (2.00%) Web Services
5 26 (1.57%) .NET Framework
6 22 (1.33%) CSS
6 22 (1.33%) HTML5
7 21 (1.27%) SOAP
8 18 (1.09%) AngularJS
8 18 (1.09%) Entity Framework
8 18 (1.09%) FpML
9 14 (0.85%) REST
10 13 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
10 13 (0.79%) jQuery
10 13 (0.79%) Spring
11 12 (0.73%) WCF
12 10 (0.60%) ASP.NET
13 9 (0.54%) XSD
14 8 (0.48%) COM
14 8 (0.48%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 231 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (6.35%) Fixed Income
3 99 (5.99%) Derivative
3 99 (5.99%) Equities
4 85 (5.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 73 (4.41%) User Experience
6 66 (3.99%) Management Information System
7 37 (2.24%) Credit Risk
8 36 (2.18%) Market Risk
9 25 (1.51%) Reference Data
10 24 (1.45%) SWIFT
10 24 (1.45%) Visualisation
11 21 (1.27%) Fintech
12 18 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
13 16 (0.97%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.85%) Computer Science
15 13 (0.79%) Data Integration
15 13 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
15 13 (0.79%) Reinsurance
16 11 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (2.90%) Windows
2 25 (1.51%) Unix
3 20 (1.21%) Linux
4 12 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.24%) Android
7 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.18%) MVS
8 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.12%) Solaris
9 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.060%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (29.99%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (21.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 283 (17.11%) Project Management
4 157 (9.49%) Change Management
5 154 (9.31%) Data Analysis
6 150 (9.07%) Use Case
7 149 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
8 140 (8.46%) Scrum
9 131 (7.92%) SDLC
10 115 (6.95%) Asset Management
11 110 (6.65%) Waterfall
12 109 (6.59%) PRINCE2
13 106 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
13 106 (6.41%) User Stories
14 104 (6.29%) Workflow
15 101 (6.11%) Target Operating Model
16 95 (5.74%) CRM
17 91 (5.50%) Migration
18 87 (5.26%) Analytics
18 87 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 263 (15.90%) SQL
2 66 (3.99%) C#
3 59 (3.57%) Java
4 54 (3.26%) JavaScript
5 32 (1.93%) T-SQL
6 28 (1.69%) C
7 25 (1.51%) VBA
8 15 (0.91%) Python
9 14 (0.85%) Perl
10 12 (0.73%) PL/SQL
11 11 (0.67%) C++
12 8 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.48%) Scala
13 6 (0.36%) VB
14 5 (0.30%) COBOL
14 5 (0.30%) PHP
15 4 (0.24%) ABAP
15 4 (0.24%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.24%) R
16 3 (0.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 130 (7.86%) Degree
2 94 (5.68%) ISEB
3 63 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 37 (2.24%) CBAP
5 34 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 31 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.33%) IIBA
8 18 (1.09%) PMP
9 13 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
9 13 (0.79%) CISSP
9 13 (0.79%) CITP
10 12 (0.73%) CISA
10 12 (0.73%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
13 7 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 6 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 4 (0.24%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (6.59%) MiFID
2 66 (3.99%) QA
3 31 (1.87%) EMIR
4 27 (1.63%) FATCA
5 21 (1.27%) Data Quality
6 18 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
7 15 (0.91%) Solvency II
8 12 (0.73%) SEPA
9 11 (0.67%) Basel III
10 9 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.42%) COBIT
12 6 (0.36%) SLA
13 5 (0.30%) Basel II
14 4 (0.24%) CRD IV
14 4 (0.24%) GxP
15 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
15 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
15 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
15 2 (0.12%) UCITS
System Software
1 18 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.12%) Docker
4 1 (0.060%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.060%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.060%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.30%) Control-M
3 3 (0.18%) MOM
4 2 (0.12%) Ansible
4 2 (0.12%) Nagios
4 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.12%) Puppet
4 2 (0.12%) SCOM
4 2 (0.12%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.060%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.060%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 111 (6.71%) Microsoft
2 86 (5.20%) Oracle
3 56 (3.39%) SAP
4 46 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 29 (1.75%) ServiceNow
5 29 (1.75%) Tableau
6 20 (1.21%) Murex
7 17 (1.03%) Adobe
8 16 (0.97%) Charles River
8 16 (0.97%) HP
9 13 (0.79%) Bloomberg
9 13 (0.79%) Google
10 12 (0.73%) hybris
10 12 (0.73%) IBM
11 10 (0.60%) Fidessa
11 10 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
12 9 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 9 (0.54%) Calypso
12 9 (0.54%) Infor
12 9 (0.54%) Informatica
London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Auburn Rose
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago