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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 61 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 818 977 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.70% 4.15% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 5.07% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 726 695
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Median hourly rate £46.00 £30.00 £51.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -42.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +54.12%
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
18896 19267 19243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.83% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13761 13461
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 228 234
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.60 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £70.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 July 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 July 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 -16 130 £481 -3.75% 43
Croydon -9 7 £480 +14.97%
Canary Wharf 0 5 £338 -28.94%
Uxbridge - 4 - - 1
Paddington +7 3 £198 -60.40%
Ealing - 3 £343 -
Brentford +5 2 - -
Docklands, London +4 2 £500 -9.09% 1
Feltham -4 2 £370 -12.94%
Teddington - 2 £413 - 1
Bromley -3 1 £450 +65.13%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £340 -17.07%
Westminster -21 1 £700 +40.00%
Beckenham - 1 £325 - 1
Romford - 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 612 (37.18%) Finance
2 488 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
3 408 (24.79%) Banking
4 340 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 280 (17.01%) Project Management
6 235 (14.28%) SQL
7 232 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
8 168 (10.21%) Retail
9 160 (9.72%) Investment Banking
10 151 (9.17%) Use Case
11 136 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 134 (8.14%) SDLC
13 130 (7.90%) PRINCE2
14 127 (7.72%) Change Management
15 125 (7.59%) Data Analysis
16 124 (7.53%) User Stories
17 120 (7.29%) Scrum
18 117 (7.11%) Microsoft
19 116 (7.05%) MS Excel
19 116 (7.05%) Degree
20 111 (6.74%) UML
21 109 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
22 108 (6.56%) CRM
23 102 (6.20%) Migration
24 101 (6.14%) Waterfall
25 100 (6.08%) Workflow
25 100 (6.08%) ISEB
26 94 (5.71%) Asset Management
27 90 (5.47%) Fixed Income
28 88 (5.35%) Front Office

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 54 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.64%) CMS
3 19 (1.15%) Confluence
4 12 (0.73%) SAS
5 9 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (0.55%) IIS
5 9 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.49%) Skype for Business
6 8 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.43%) MS Project Server
7 7 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.24%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.18%) Drupal
10 3 (0.18%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.18%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.12%) Alfresco
Applications
1 116 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 83 (5.04%) MS Office
3 80 (4.86%) MS Visio
4 69 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (2.73%) MS Project
6 10 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.061%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 10 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
4 9 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
5 8 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.43%) Summit
7 6 (0.36%) Hi Portfolio
7 6 (0.36%) Sonata
8 5 (0.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 5 (0.30%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.30%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.24%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.82%) Office 365
2 18 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.73%) IBM Blueworks
4 8 (0.49%) SaaS
5 7 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.43%) Google Apps
5 7 (0.43%) Yammer
6 4 (0.24%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.24%) PaaS
7 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.18%) Force.com
7 3 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.12%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.061%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.061%) Trello
9 1 (0.061%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.46%) Intranet
2 18 (1.09%) Internet
3 8 (0.49%) Extranet
4 7 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.36%) DNS
6 5 (0.30%) Network Security
7 4 (0.24%) Broadband
7 4 (0.24%) VoIP
7 4 (0.24%) WAN
7 4 (0.24%) WebEx
8 3 (0.18%) HTTP
8 3 (0.18%) Skype
9 2 (0.12%) 3G
9 2 (0.12%) ATM
9 2 (0.12%) FTP
9 2 (0.12%) LAN
9 2 (0.12%) PBX
9 2 (0.12%) SAN
9 2 (0.12%) SSL
9 2 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 65 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 27 (1.64%) Big Data
6 26 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
8 20 (1.22%) Data Mining
8 20 (1.22%) QlikView
9 19 (1.15%) NoSQL
10 18 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.67%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.55%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.49%) MySQL
15 8 (0.49%) Pentaho
15 8 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (0.43%) Power BI
16 7 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 50 (3.04%) JIRA
2 20 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 13 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.67%) MSTest
5 10 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (0.55%) NUnit
7 6 (0.36%) Axure RP
7 6 (0.36%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.36%) Selenium
8 5 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (0.30%) Bower
8 5 (0.30%) Grunt
8 5 (0.30%) gulp
8 5 (0.30%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.30%) NuGet
8 5 (0.30%) SonarQube
8 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.18%) Geb
General
1 612 (37.18%) Finance
2 408 (24.79%) Banking
3 168 (10.21%) Retail
4 160 (9.72%) Investment Banking
5 88 (5.35%) Front Office
6 86 (5.22%) Legal
7 62 (3.77%) Back Office
8 53 (3.22%) Financial Institution
9 52 (3.16%) Marketing
10 40 (2.43%) Law
11 34 (2.07%) Telecoms
12 30 (1.82%) Billing
13 25 (1.52%) Retail Banking
14 23 (1.40%) Games
15 20 (1.22%) Advertising
16 16 (0.97%) Publishing
17 11 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
19 8 (0.49%) Local Government
19 8 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1177 (71.51%) Analyst
2 1055 (64.09%) Business Analyst
3 135 (8.20%) Project Manager
4 129 (7.84%) Banking Analyst
5 99 (6.01%) Banking Business Analyst
6 91 (5.53%) Consultant
7 84 (5.10%) Developer
8 78 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
9 73 (4.43%) Senior Business Analyst
10 71 (4.31%) Financial Analyst
11 69 (4.19%) Finance Business Analyst
12 66 (4.01%) Agile Business Analyst
13 65 (3.95%) Digital Analyst
14 63 (3.83%) Digital Business Analyst
15 59 (3.58%) IT Analyst
16 58 (3.52%) Business IT Analyst
16 58 (3.52%) IT Business Analyst
17 56 (3.40%) Architect
18 52 (3.16%) Insurance Business Analyst
19 51 (3.10%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (3.89%) .NET
2 52 (3.16%) HTML
3 41 (2.49%) XML
4 31 (1.88%) Web Services
5 25 (1.52%) .NET Framework
5 25 (1.52%) CSS
6 23 (1.40%) HTML5
7 19 (1.15%) SOAP
8 17 (1.03%) Entity Framework
9 16 (0.97%) AngularJS
10 13 (0.79%) REST
11 12 (0.73%) FpML
12 10 (0.61%) COM
12 10 (0.61%) jQuery
13 9 (0.55%) Unity DI Container
13 9 (0.55%) WCF
14 8 (0.49%) ASP.NET
14 8 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
14 8 (0.49%) FIXML
15 6 (0.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 232 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.47%) Fixed Income
3 84 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 77 (4.68%) Equities
5 71 (4.31%) User Experience
6 69 (4.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 64 (3.89%) Derivative
8 38 (2.31%) Credit Risk
9 30 (1.82%) Market Risk
10 25 (1.52%) Visualisation
11 18 (1.09%) Data Centre
11 18 (1.09%) NHS
11 18 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 17 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 17 (1.03%) Computer Science
13 16 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
14 15 (0.91%) Mobile App
15 14 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (0.85%) OTC Derivatives
15 14 (0.85%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 58 (3.52%) Windows
2 18 (1.09%) Unix
3 16 (0.97%) Linux
4 14 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 14 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.43%) Android
6 7 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.30%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.12%) Solaris
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.061%) AIX
9 1 (0.061%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.061%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.061%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 280 (17.01%) Project Management
4 151 (9.17%) Use Case
5 136 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 134 (8.14%) SDLC
7 130 (7.90%) PRINCE2
8 127 (7.72%) Change Management
9 125 (7.59%) Data Analysis
10 124 (7.53%) User Stories
11 120 (7.29%) Scrum
12 111 (6.74%) UML
13 109 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
14 108 (6.56%) CRM
15 102 (6.20%) Migration
16 101 (6.14%) Waterfall
17 100 (6.08%) Workflow
18 94 (5.71%) Asset Management
19 87 (5.29%) ITIL
20 81 (4.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 235 (14.28%) SQL
2 58 (3.52%) C#
3 52 (3.16%) Java
4 43 (2.61%) JavaScript
5 29 (1.76%) VBA
6 22 (1.34%) Python
7 19 (1.15%) T-SQL
8 16 (0.97%) C++
9 14 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 13 (0.79%) VB
11 11 (0.67%) PHP
12 10 (0.61%) C
13 7 (0.43%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.36%) Perl
15 5 (0.30%) ABAP
15 5 (0.30%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.30%) COBOL
16 4 (0.24%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.24%) R
16 4 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 116 (7.05%) Degree
2 100 (6.08%) ISEB
3 79 (4.80%) Security Cleared
4 48 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 24 (1.46%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (1.09%) IIBA
9 17 (1.03%) CBAP
9 17 (1.03%) PMP
10 10 (0.61%) CISSP
11 9 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
12 7 (0.43%) CITP
12 7 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 6 (0.36%) ACCA
13 6 (0.36%) CIMA
13 6 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 5 (0.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.40%) MiFID
2 44 (2.67%) QA
3 34 (2.07%) Data Quality
4 18 (1.09%) Solvency II
5 15 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
5 15 (0.91%) EMIR
6 14 (0.85%) FATCA
7 9 (0.55%) Basel III
8 8 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.36%) Basel II
9 6 (0.36%) COBIT
9 6 (0.36%) SEPA
10 5 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.24%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.24%) SLA
12 3 (0.18%) AIFMD
12 3 (0.18%) COREP
12 3 (0.18%) CRD IV
12 3 (0.18%) UCITS
13 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.30%) Docker
3 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.061%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.061%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.061%) Samba
4 1 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.061%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.36%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.30%) Ansible
3 5 (0.30%) Nagios
3 5 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.30%) Puppet
4 2 (0.12%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.12%) MOM
4 2 (0.12%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.061%) Control-M
5 1 (0.061%) OPNET
5 1 (0.061%) SCCM
5 1 (0.061%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 117 (7.11%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.04%) Oracle
3 66 (4.01%) SAP
4 47 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 38 (2.31%) Tableau
6 31 (1.88%) ServiceNow
7 30 (1.82%) Murex
8 20 (1.22%) HP
9 17 (1.03%) Google
9 17 (1.03%) IBM
10 16 (0.97%) hybris
11 12 (0.73%) Atlassian
12 11 (0.67%) Adobe
13 10 (0.61%) Calypso
14 9 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
15 8 (0.49%) Infor
16 7 (0.43%) Avaloq
16 7 (0.43%) Cognos
16 7 (0.43%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.43%) SmartStream
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