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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 51 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 827 767 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.90% 3.62% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 4.50% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 564 656
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Average hourly rate £26.63 £59.75 £113.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.43% -47.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £41.55 £86.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £77.95 £140.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
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
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
City of London +5 136 £525 +10.52% 75
Kingston Upon Thames +8 4 £430 +23.24% 3
Hammersmith - 4 £418 - 1
Wimbledon - 4 £425 -
Docklands, London +6 3 £518 -5.90% 1
Uxbridge +2 3 £344 +4.16%
Canary Wharf -1 3 £375 -16.66%
Ealing - 2 £350 -
Feltham +3 1 - - 1
Croydon -11 1 £350 - 1
Bromley - 1 £275 -
Osterley - 1 £470 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 702 (40.21%) Finance
2 557 (31.90%) Banking
3 400 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
4 342 (19.59%) Project Management
5 339 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 269 (15.41%) SQL
7 258 (14.78%) Investment Banking
8 219 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
9 165 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 150 (8.59%) Microsoft
11 147 (8.42%) Front Office
12 143 (8.19%) Derivative
13 133 (7.62%) Degree
14 130 (7.45%) Use Case
14 130 (7.45%) Change Management
15 128 (7.33%) PRINCE2
16 125 (7.16%) MS Excel
17 123 (7.04%) Data Analysis
18 122 (6.99%) Migration
19 115 (6.59%) Data Modelling
20 114 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
20 114 (6.53%) Scrum
21 112 (6.41%) Retail
22 103 (5.90%) Asset Management
22 103 (5.90%) SDLC
23 98 (5.61%) Equities
23 98 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 96 (5.50%) UML
25 94 (5.38%) Risk Management
26 92 (5.27%) Data Warehouse

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.89%) CMS
3 12 (0.69%) Confluence
3 12 (0.69%) SAS
4 9 (0.52%) LiveLink
5 7 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (0.40%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.29%) Node.js
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.17%) JBoss
9 3 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.17%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.11%) Drupal
10 2 (0.11%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 125 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 82 (4.70%) MS Office
3 80 (4.58%) MS Visio
4 59 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 40 (2.29%) MS Project
6 8 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 9 (0.52%) TradeThru
3 6 (0.34%) Sonata
4 5 (0.29%) Endur
4 5 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.23%) ACBS
5 4 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.23%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.17%) Findur
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (0.17%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.17%) Tercero
6 3 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.97%) SaaS
2 10 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.52%) Office 365
4 6 (0.34%) Force.com
5 4 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.11%) PaaS
6 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.057%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.057%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.057%) IaaS
7 1 (0.057%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.057%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.057%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.40%) Internet
1 7 (0.40%) Intranet
1 7 (0.40%) WAN
2 6 (0.34%) WebEx
3 5 (0.29%) VPN
4 4 (0.23%) Broadband
4 4 (0.23%) CTI
4 4 (0.23%) LAN
4 4 (0.23%) LDAP
4 4 (0.23%) SSL
5 3 (0.17%) HTTP
5 3 (0.17%) Network Security
5 3 (0.17%) VoIP
5 3 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.11%) 2G
6 2 (0.11%) 3G
6 2 (0.11%) 4G
6 2 (0.11%) DNS
6 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.11%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (5.27%) Data Warehouse
2 80 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 30 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (1.55%) Big Data
5 21 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 17 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 17 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (0.92%) QlikView
8 15 (0.86%) Hadoop
9 13 (0.74%) MS Access
10 10 (0.57%) Data Mart
11 9 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.46%) OLAP
12 8 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.46%) PowerCenter
13 7 (0.40%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 7 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.34%) GIS
Development Applications
1 44 (2.52%) JIRA
2 9 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (0.52%) Selenium
3 7 (0.40%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.40%) TeamCity
4 6 (0.34%) Cucumber
4 6 (0.34%) FitNesse
4 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.29%) Bugzilla
5 5 (0.29%) JBehave
5 5 (0.29%) SpecFlow
5 5 (0.29%) Subversion
6 4 (0.23%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (0.23%) Maven
7 3 (0.17%) JUnit
7 3 (0.17%) NSubstitute
7 3 (0.17%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.11%) VisualAge
8 2 (0.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 702 (40.21%) Finance
2 557 (31.90%) Banking
3 258 (14.78%) Investment Banking
4 147 (8.42%) Front Office
5 112 (6.41%) Retail
6 87 (4.98%) Legal
7 76 (4.35%) Back Office
8 50 (2.86%) Law
9 40 (2.29%) Marketing
10 37 (2.12%) Retail Banking
11 34 (1.95%) Financial Institution
12 23 (1.32%) Advertising
13 18 (1.03%) Billing
14 17 (0.97%) General Ledger
15 14 (0.80%) Local Government
16 12 (0.69%) Games
16 12 (0.69%) Publishing
16 12 (0.69%) Telecoms
17 11 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
18 9 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1291 (73.94%) Analyst
2 1184 (67.81%) Business Analyst
3 170 (9.74%) Banking Analyst
4 168 (9.62%) Project Manager
5 120 (6.87%) Banking Business Analyst
6 111 (6.36%) Financial Analyst
7 109 (6.24%) Finance Business Analyst
7 109 (6.24%) IT Analyst
8 107 (6.13%) Consultant
8 107 (6.13%) IT Business Analyst
9 106 (6.07%) Business IT Analyst
10 93 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
11 84 (4.81%) Data Business Analyst
12 83 (4.75%) Developer
12 83 (4.75%) Senior Business Analyst
13 77 (4.41%) Project Analyst
14 71 (4.07%) Risk Analyst
14 71 (4.07%) Risk Business Analyst
15 63 (3.61%) Service Analyst
16 61 (3.49%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (2.52%) .NET
2 38 (2.18%) XML
3 31 (1.78%) Web Services
4 28 (1.60%) HTML
5 17 (0.97%) CSS
6 16 (0.92%) ASP.NET
7 11 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (0.52%) AngularJS
8 9 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (0.52%) FpML
8 9 (0.52%) jQuery
8 9 (0.52%) REST
9 8 (0.46%) .NET Framework
9 8 (0.46%) HTML5
9 8 (0.46%) JMS
10 7 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (0.40%) FIXML
10 7 (0.40%) Spring
11 6 (0.34%) MDX
11 6 (0.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 219 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (8.19%) Derivative
3 98 (5.61%) Equities
3 98 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 90 (5.15%) Fixed Income
5 79 (4.52%) Management Information System
6 53 (3.04%) Credit Risk
7 49 (2.81%) Market Risk
7 49 (2.81%) User Experience
8 39 (2.23%) Reference Data
9 38 (2.18%) Equity Derivative
10 33 (1.89%) Computer Science
11 22 (1.26%) Data Integration
12 21 (1.20%) Data Structures
13 13 (0.74%) Hedge funds
13 13 (0.74%) Visualisation
14 12 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.69%) NHS
15 11 (0.63%) Economics
15 11 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (2.63%) Windows
2 22 (1.26%) Unix
3 9 (0.52%) Linux
4 8 (0.46%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.17%) Android
7 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.17%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.057%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (19.59%) Project Management
3 339 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 165 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 130 (7.45%) Change Management
5 130 (7.45%) Use Case
6 128 (7.33%) PRINCE2
7 123 (7.04%) Data Analysis
8 122 (6.99%) Migration
9 115 (6.59%) Data Modelling
10 114 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
10 114 (6.53%) Scrum
11 103 (5.90%) Asset Management
11 103 (5.90%) SDLC
12 96 (5.50%) UML
13 94 (5.38%) Risk Management
14 84 (4.81%) Waterfall
15 83 (4.75%) CRM
16 82 (4.70%) User Stories
17 74 (4.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 269 (15.41%) SQL
2 74 (4.24%) Java
3 60 (3.44%) C#
4 47 (2.69%) JavaScript
5 20 (1.15%) Python
6 18 (1.03%) C++
7 17 (0.97%) PL/SQL
8 14 (0.80%) VBA
9 13 (0.74%) C
9 13 (0.74%) Ruby
10 8 (0.46%) T-SQL
11 7 (0.40%) R
12 6 (0.34%) Apex Code
12 6 (0.34%) PHP
12 6 (0.34%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.23%) Perl
14 3 (0.17%) VB
15 2 (0.11%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.11%) VBScript
16 1 (0.057%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 133 (7.62%) Degree
2 83 (4.75%) ISEB
3 47 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 21 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 17 (0.97%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.86%) CBAP
8 15 (0.86%) PMP
8 15 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (0.69%) IIBA
11 10 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.34%) ACCA
13 6 (0.34%) CIMA
14 5 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
15 3 (0.17%) CCA
15 3 (0.17%) CITP
15 3 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (5.04%) QA
2 85 (4.87%) MiFID
3 46 (2.63%) EMIR
4 40 (2.29%) Data Quality
5 34 (1.95%) Dodd-Frank
6 29 (1.66%) FATCA
7 26 (1.49%) Solvency II
8 14 (0.80%) AIFMD
9 11 (0.63%) Basel III
10 10 (0.57%) Basel II
10 10 (0.57%) CRD IV
10 10 (0.57%) UCITS
11 7 (0.40%) SLA
12 6 (0.34%) SEPA
13 5 (0.29%) GAAP
13 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
15 3 (0.17%) IAS 39
16 2 (0.11%) GxP
16 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.057%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.057%) UAG
3 1 (0.057%) vCloud
3 1 (0.057%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.29%) Control-M
3 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.23%) yum
4 1 (0.057%) SCCM
4 1 (0.057%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.057%) vRealize
Vendors
1 150 (8.59%) Microsoft
2 80 (4.58%) Oracle
3 49 (2.81%) SAP
4 33 (1.89%) ServiceNow
5 29 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (1.43%) Cognos
7 24 (1.37%) Adobe
8 22 (1.26%) Tableau
9 16 (0.92%) Informatica
9 16 (0.92%) Murex
10 13 (0.74%) Bloomberg
10 13 (0.74%) SmartStream
10 13 (0.74%) Teradata
11 10 (0.57%) Fidessa
11 10 (0.57%) IBM
12 9 (0.52%) Algorithmics
12 9 (0.52%) OpenText
12 9 (0.52%) Sybase
13 8 (0.46%) Avaloq
13 8 (0.46%) Remedy
London
Networking People
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Annapurna HR
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440.00 - £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £3801 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Rate: £40,000
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £501600 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Orgtel
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £700.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago