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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 69 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 798 958 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.50% 4.11% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 4.93% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 691 677
Median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £32.00 £19.50 £37.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.10% -48.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £13.00 £18.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £62.00 £182.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.48 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+26.39% -9.57%
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
19623 19417 20021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.00% 83.37% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14060 13937 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 217 254
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £55.30 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -5 160 £491 -1.75% 36
Docklands, London +4 5 £575 -0.21%
Croydon -14 5 £383 -8.38% 1
Canary Wharf -12 4 £488 +2.63%
Teddington - 4 £413 -
Uxbridge - 3 £391 -
Brentford - 2 - -
Ealing 0 1 £325 -16.66%
Wimbledon -1 1 £500 +21.95%
Barking - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £325 -
Ilford - 1 £450 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 613 (38.58%) Finance
2 506 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
3 400 (25.17%) Banking
4 337 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 290 (18.25%) Project Management
6 222 (13.97%) SQL
7 221 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
8 174 (10.95%) Retail
9 153 (9.63%) Use Case
10 145 (9.13%) Change Management
11 140 (8.81%) Scrum
11 140 (8.81%) Investment Banking
12 139 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 134 (8.43%) Data Analysis
14 132 (8.31%) Degree
15 125 (7.87%) User Stories
16 124 (7.80%) PRINCE2
17 119 (7.49%) MS Excel
18 113 (7.11%) SDLC
19 104 (6.54%) Waterfall
20 103 (6.48%) Fixed Income
21 100 (6.29%) Workflow
21 100 (6.29%) Equities
22 98 (6.17%) Asset Management
23 97 (6.10%) UML
24 96 (6.04%) MS Visio
24 96 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
25 93 (5.85%) Microsoft
25 93 (5.85%) Migration
26 92 (5.79%) ISEB

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 50 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.38%) CMS
2 22 (1.38%) Confluence
3 10 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 9 (0.57%) IIS
4 9 (0.57%) Skype for Business
5 8 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.25%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.25%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.25%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.25%) SAS
8 3 (0.19%) Drupal
8 3 (0.19%) IBM Domino
8 3 (0.19%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.19%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 119 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 96 (6.04%) MS Visio
3 79 (4.97%) MS Office
4 67 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (2.71%) MS Project
6 8 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
3 10 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 10 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.57%) Oracle iProcurement
4 9 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.57%) Summit
5 7 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.38%) SAP HR
7 5 (0.31%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.31%) Sonata
8 4 (0.25%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.25%) SAP FS
8 4 (0.25%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.64%) Office 365
2 17 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.76%) IBM Blueworks
4 8 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.50%) SaaS
5 6 (0.38%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.38%) PaaS
6 5 (0.31%) Yammer
7 4 (0.25%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.25%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.19%) Force.com
8 3 (0.19%) IaaS
8 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.063%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.063%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.063%) Trello
10 1 (0.063%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.70%) Intranet
2 16 (1.01%) Internet
3 7 (0.44%) Extranet
3 7 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.38%) DNS
4 6 (0.38%) Skype
5 5 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.25%) HTTP
6 4 (0.25%) Network Security
6 4 (0.25%) NFC
6 4 (0.25%) VoIP
6 4 (0.25%) WebEx
7 3 (0.19%) PBX
7 3 (0.19%) SSL
7 3 (0.19%) VPN
8 2 (0.13%) 3G
8 2 (0.13%) 4G
8 2 (0.13%) DSL
8 2 (0.13%) IPsec
8 2 (0.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (3.84%) SQL Server
2 52 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (1.83%) Big Data
3 29 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 26 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (1.13%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (1.01%) QlikView
8 15 (0.94%) Hadoop
8 15 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (0.88%) Oracle Database
10 13 (0.82%) Data Mining
11 8 (0.50%) Pentaho
11 8 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.44%) Data Mart
12 7 (0.44%) Qlik Sense
13 6 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (3.52%) JIRA
2 22 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 14 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (0.50%) MSTest
8 7 (0.44%) Axure RP
8 7 (0.44%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.38%) Grunt
9 6 (0.38%) gulp
9 6 (0.38%) NUnit
9 6 (0.38%) Selenium
10 5 (0.31%) Bower
10 5 (0.31%) NuGet
10 5 (0.31%) SonarQube
10 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (0.25%) HP UFT
General
1 613 (38.58%) Finance
2 400 (25.17%) Banking
3 174 (10.95%) Retail
4 140 (8.81%) Investment Banking
5 91 (5.73%) Front Office
6 78 (4.91%) Legal
7 60 (3.78%) Marketing
8 57 (3.59%) Financial Institution
9 56 (3.52%) Back Office
10 34 (2.14%) Law
11 29 (1.83%) Telecoms
12 25 (1.57%) Retail Banking
13 24 (1.51%) Advertising
14 23 (1.45%) Publishing
15 22 (1.38%) Games
16 21 (1.32%) Billing
17 13 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
18 10 (0.63%) Manufacturing
19 9 (0.57%) General Ledger
19 9 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1120 (70.48%) Analyst
2 1020 (64.19%) Business Analyst
3 137 (8.62%) Project Manager
4 123 (7.74%) Banking Analyst
5 96 (6.04%) Banking Business Analyst
6 86 (5.41%) Consultant
7 74 (4.66%) Digital Analyst
8 72 (4.53%) Senior Analyst
9 71 (4.47%) Digital Business Analyst
10 69 (4.34%) Financial Analyst
10 69 (4.34%) Senior Business Analyst
11 68 (4.28%) Developer
12 66 (4.15%) Finance Business Analyst
13 65 (4.09%) Architect
14 61 (3.84%) Agile Business Analyst
15 59 (3.71%) IT Analyst
16 58 (3.65%) Business IT Analyst
16 58 (3.65%) IT Business Analyst
17 54 (3.40%) Data Business Analyst
18 48 (3.02%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.59%) .NET
2 51 (3.21%) HTML
3 43 (2.71%) XML
4 27 (1.70%) Web Services
5 24 (1.51%) CSS
6 20 (1.26%) HTML5
7 19 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 17 (1.07%) FpML
9 16 (1.01%) SOAP
10 14 (0.88%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.88%) Entity Framework
11 11 (0.69%) jQuery
12 10 (0.63%) REST
13 9 (0.57%) ASP.NET
14 8 (0.50%) Middleware
15 7 (0.44%) COM
15 7 (0.44%) WCF
16 6 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
16 6 (0.38%) LESS
16 6 (0.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 221 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (6.48%) Fixed Income
3 100 (6.29%) Equities
4 77 (4.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 76 (4.78%) User Experience
6 74 (4.66%) Derivative
7 73 (4.59%) Management Information System
8 29 (1.83%) Credit Risk
8 29 (1.83%) Market Risk
9 27 (1.70%) Visualisation
10 19 (1.20%) Reference Data
11 17 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 17 (1.07%) Data Centre
11 17 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
11 17 (1.07%) SWIFT
12 15 (0.94%) Fintech
13 14 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.88%) Reinsurance
14 13 (0.82%) Data Integration
14 13 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (3.46%) Windows
2 21 (1.32%) Linux
3 17 (1.07%) Unix
4 15 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.25%) Android
8 4 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) MVS
10 2 (0.13%) Solaris
10 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.063%) AIX
11 1 (0.063%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 290 (18.25%) Project Management
4 153 (9.63%) Use Case
5 145 (9.13%) Change Management
6 140 (8.81%) Scrum
7 139 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 134 (8.43%) Data Analysis
9 125 (7.87%) User Stories
10 124 (7.80%) PRINCE2
11 113 (7.11%) SDLC
12 104 (6.54%) Waterfall
13 100 (6.29%) Workflow
14 98 (6.17%) Asset Management
15 97 (6.10%) UML
16 96 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
17 93 (5.85%) Migration
18 88 (5.54%) CRM
19 81 (5.10%) ITIL
20 75 (4.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 222 (13.97%) SQL
2 55 (3.46%) Java
3 48 (3.02%) C#
3 48 (3.02%) JavaScript
4 32 (2.01%) VBA
5 21 (1.32%) Python
6 20 (1.26%) T-SQL
7 18 (1.13%) C
8 17 (1.07%) C++
9 13 (0.82%) PowerShell
10 11 (0.69%) Perl
10 11 (0.69%) VB
11 10 (0.63%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.50%) PHP
13 7 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.31%) ABAP
14 5 (0.31%) COBOL
14 5 (0.31%) Scala
15 4 (0.25%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 132 (8.31%) Degree
2 92 (5.79%) ISEB
3 64 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 35 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.45%) CBAP
6 21 (1.32%) IIBA
7 20 (1.26%) DV Cleared
8 16 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 15 (0.94%) PMP
10 14 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.57%) CISSP
13 8 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
13 8 (0.50%) CISA
13 8 (0.50%) CITP
14 7 (0.44%) MBA
15 6 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 4 (0.25%) ACCA
16 4 (0.25%) CIMA
16 4 (0.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.10%) MiFID
2 54 (3.40%) QA
3 29 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.38%) EMIR
5 21 (1.32%) Solvency II
6 16 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
7 15 (0.94%) FATCA
8 12 (0.76%) Basel III
9 10 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.63%) SEPA
10 8 (0.50%) COBIT
11 7 (0.44%) Basel II
12 5 (0.31%) SLA
13 4 (0.25%) GxP
14 3 (0.19%) COREP
14 3 (0.19%) CRD IV
15 2 (0.13%) AIFMD
15 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 1 (0.063%) GAAP
16 1 (0.063%) UCITS
System Software
1 14 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.31%) Docker
3 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.063%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.063%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.063%) Samba
4 1 (0.063%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.31%) Ansible
2 5 (0.31%) Nagios
2 5 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.31%) Puppet
3 2 (0.13%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.13%) CA Wily
3 2 (0.13%) MOM
3 2 (0.13%) SCOM
3 2 (0.13%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.063%) Control-M
4 1 (0.063%) OPNET
4 1 (0.063%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (5.85%) Microsoft
2 81 (5.10%) Oracle
3 57 (3.59%) SAP
4 47 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
5 30 (1.89%) ServiceNow
6 29 (1.83%) Murex
6 29 (1.83%) Tableau
7 18 (1.13%) HP
8 15 (0.94%) Google
8 15 (0.94%) hybris
8 15 (0.94%) IBM
9 12 (0.76%) Adobe
9 12 (0.76%) Calypso
10 11 (0.69%) Atlassian
11 10 (0.63%) Bloomberg
11 10 (0.63%) Fidessa
12 9 (0.57%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 8 (0.50%) Charles River
13 8 (0.50%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (0.50%) Sitecore
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 55 minutes ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £700 - £750 per day + on Limited Company basis
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £325 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £675 - £725 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £800 - £900 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 4 days ago