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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 59 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 761 909 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.50% 4.09% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 5.04% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 647 716
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £616 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £72.50 £30.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.66% -43.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £17.72 £28.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.70 £30.00 £56.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £38.50 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +26.95%
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
18259 18023 18246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.95% 81.01% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13352 12665 13083
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.64 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 May 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 -21 127 £475 - 60
Canary Wharf +11 11 £493 -12.44%
Croydon -8 7 £450 +12.50%
Bromley - 7 £425 -
Uxbridge - 5 £350 - 2
Hammersmith +4 2 £300 -29.57% 1
Docklands, London +1 2 £625 +21.35%
Westminster -13 2 £440 -12.00%
Hayes - 2 £500 -
Paddington +7 1 £198 -52.00%
Beckenham -2 1 £325 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 4
Romford - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £313 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 559 (36.56%) Finance
2 391 (25.57%) Banking
3 382 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
4 284 (18.57%) Project Management
5 276 (18.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 217 (14.19%) SQL
7 207 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
8 174 (11.38%) Investment Banking
9 127 (8.31%) SDLC
10 122 (7.98%) Microsoft
10 122 (7.98%) Retail
11 121 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 112 (7.33%) Degree
13 111 (7.26%) PRINCE2
14 110 (7.19%) UML
15 108 (7.06%) Change Management
16 106 (6.93%) Use Case
17 105 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
18 102 (6.67%) Data Analysis
19 101 (6.61%) CRM
20 100 (6.54%) Scrum
21 99 (6.47%) MS Excel
22 97 (6.34%) Data Modelling
22 97 (6.34%) Migration
23 95 (6.21%) Front Office
24 91 (5.95%) User Stories
25 86 (5.62%) Asset Management
26 81 (5.30%) ISEB
27 79 (5.17%) Waterfall
28 78 (5.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 42 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.96%) CMS
3 16 (1.05%) Confluence
4 10 (0.65%) SAS
5 9 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (0.46%) MS Project Server
6 7 (0.46%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.33%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.26%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.26%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.26%) Drupal
9 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.20%) IIS
10 3 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.13%) JBoss
11 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 99 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.99%) MS Office
2 61 (3.99%) MS Visio
3 53 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (1.96%) MS Project
5 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.065%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.065%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.52%) Sonata
4 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.39%) Hi Portfolio
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.33%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.33%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.26%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.26%) TradeThru
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 3 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.37%) Office 365
2 12 (0.78%) SaaS
3 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.46%) Force.com
4 7 (0.46%) Yammer
5 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.065%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.065%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.065%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.72%) Internet
2 7 (0.46%) WAN
3 6 (0.39%) Intranet
4 5 (0.33%) Broadband
4 5 (0.33%) Network Security
5 3 (0.20%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.20%) LAN
5 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.20%) VoIP
5 3 (0.20%) WebEx
6 2 (0.13%) ATM
6 2 (0.13%) CTI
6 2 (0.13%) DNS
6 2 (0.13%) DSL
6 2 (0.13%) Extranet
6 2 (0.13%) Skype
7 1 (0.065%) Firewall
7 1 (0.065%) FTP
7 1 (0.065%) HTTP
7 1 (0.065%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
2 65 (4.25%) SQL Server
3 35 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 23 (1.50%) Big Data
7 21 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 21 (1.37%) QlikView
8 19 (1.24%) Data Mining
9 12 (0.78%) MS Access
10 11 (0.72%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.65%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (0.52%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.52%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.46%) PowerPivot
15 6 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.39%) Power BI
15 6 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (2.09%) JIRA
2 9 (0.59%) TeamCity
3 8 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.39%) MSTest
4 6 (0.39%) NUnit
5 5 (0.33%) Axure RP
5 5 (0.33%) HP UFT
5 5 (0.33%) Selenium
5 5 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (0.26%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.13%) Bower
8 2 (0.13%) Maven
8 2 (0.13%) NSubstitute
8 2 (0.13%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.13%) WebDriver
General
1 559 (36.56%) Finance
2 391 (25.57%) Banking
3 174 (11.38%) Investment Banking
4 122 (7.98%) Retail
5 95 (6.21%) Front Office
6 69 (4.51%) Legal
7 62 (4.05%) Back Office
8 41 (2.68%) Marketing
9 31 (2.03%) Financial Institution
9 31 (2.03%) Law
10 27 (1.77%) Telecoms
11 22 (1.44%) Retail Banking
12 20 (1.31%) Advertising
12 20 (1.31%) Games
13 18 (1.18%) Publishing
14 17 (1.11%) Billing
15 14 (0.92%) Local Government
16 9 (0.59%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1117 (73.05%) Analyst
2 1018 (66.58%) Business Analyst
3 147 (9.61%) Project Manager
4 119 (7.78%) Banking Analyst
5 99 (6.47%) Consultant
6 96 (6.28%) Banking Business Analyst
7 77 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
8 74 (4.84%) Developer
8 74 (4.84%) Financial Analyst
9 72 (4.71%) Finance Business Analyst
10 68 (4.45%) Senior Business Analyst
11 65 (4.25%) Business IT Analyst
11 65 (4.25%) IT Analyst
11 65 (4.25%) IT Business Analyst
12 60 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
13 59 (3.86%) Data Business Analyst
14 57 (3.73%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 54 (3.53%) Project Analyst
16 53 (3.47%) Service Analyst
17 48 (3.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.01%) XML
2 42 (2.75%) .NET
3 32 (2.09%) HTML
4 24 (1.57%) Web Services
5 19 (1.24%) CSS
6 15 (0.98%) .NET Framework
6 15 (0.98%) FpML
7 13 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
7 13 (0.85%) FIXML
8 12 (0.78%) COM
9 11 (0.72%) HTML5
10 10 (0.65%) SOAP
11 9 (0.59%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.59%) Entity Framework
11 9 (0.59%) REST
12 8 (0.52%) ASP.NET
12 8 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (0.52%) Visualforce
12 8 (0.52%) WCF
13 7 (0.46%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 207 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (5.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 69 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 66 (4.32%) Derivative
5 62 (4.05%) Fixed Income
6 51 (3.34%) Equities
7 46 (3.01%) User Experience
8 37 (2.42%) Credit Risk
9 27 (1.77%) Market Risk
10 24 (1.57%) Reference Data
11 23 (1.50%) Visualisation
12 20 (1.31%) Computer Science
12 20 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.11%) NHS
14 15 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 15 (0.98%) OTC Derivatives
15 14 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (0.92%) PMI
16 13 (0.85%) Reinsurance
17 12 (0.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (2.81%) Windows
2 15 (0.98%) Unix
3 8 (0.52%) Linux
3 8 (0.52%) Windows 7
4 6 (0.39%) Android
4 6 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.065%) Solaris
7 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.065%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.065%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (18.57%) Project Management
3 276 (18.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 127 (8.31%) SDLC
5 121 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 111 (7.26%) PRINCE2
7 110 (7.19%) UML
8 108 (7.06%) Change Management
9 106 (6.93%) Use Case
10 105 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
11 102 (6.67%) Data Analysis
12 101 (6.61%) CRM
13 100 (6.54%) Scrum
14 97 (6.34%) Data Modelling
14 97 (6.34%) Migration
15 91 (5.95%) User Stories
16 86 (5.62%) Asset Management
17 79 (5.17%) Waterfall
18 72 (4.71%) Workflow
19 66 (4.32%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 217 (14.19%) SQL
2 62 (4.05%) Java
3 55 (3.60%) C#
4 30 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 17 (1.11%) Python
5 17 (1.11%) VBA
6 13 (0.85%) C
6 13 (0.85%) C++
7 12 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 11 (0.72%) VB
9 10 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 9 (0.59%) Apex Code
10 9 (0.59%) PHP
11 7 (0.46%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.33%) R
13 4 (0.26%) ABAP
13 4 (0.26%) Perl
13 4 (0.26%) Scala
14 3 (0.20%) COBOL
14 3 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (7.33%) Degree
2 81 (5.30%) ISEB
3 67 (4.38%) Security Cleared
4 41 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 28 (1.83%) PMI Certification
6 20 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 20 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (1.24%) IIBA
8 18 (1.18%) PMP
9 16 (1.05%) CBAP
10 12 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (0.72%) ACCA
11 11 (0.72%) CIMA
12 9 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 8 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.46%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 5 (0.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.60%) QA
2 49 (3.20%) MiFID
3 35 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 24 (1.57%) FATCA
5 23 (1.50%) Solvency II
6 18 (1.18%) EMIR
7 17 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.52%) Basel II
8 8 (0.52%) Basel III
8 8 (0.52%) UCITS
9 7 (0.46%) AIFMD
9 7 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (0.39%) GAAP
11 5 (0.33%) CRD IV
12 4 (0.26%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.26%) SLA
13 3 (0.20%) COREP
13 3 (0.20%) IAS 39
13 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.065%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.065%) Samba
3 1 (0.065%) UAG
3 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.065%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.065%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.33%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.13%) Ansible
3 2 (0.13%) CA Wily
3 2 (0.13%) Nagios
3 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.13%) Puppet
4 1 (0.065%) Control-M
4 1 (0.065%) MOM
4 1 (0.065%) OPNET
4 1 (0.065%) SCCM
Vendors
1 122 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 63 (4.12%) Oracle
3 56 (3.66%) SAP
4 39 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 35 (2.29%) ServiceNow
6 23 (1.50%) Tableau
7 21 (1.37%) Murex
8 18 (1.18%) Adobe
9 14 (0.92%) HP
10 12 (0.78%) IBM
11 11 (0.72%) Avaloq
11 11 (0.72%) Cognos
11 11 (0.72%) SmartStream
12 9 (0.59%) Google
13 8 (0.52%) Algorithmics
13 8 (0.52%) Infor
13 8 (0.52%) Pardot
13 8 (0.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 7 (0.46%) Bloomberg
14 7 (0.46%) Conga
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