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 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 54 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 782 985 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.64% 4.21% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 5.19% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 709 717
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £330
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 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £72.50 £30.00 £51.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.66% -42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £19.25 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.70 £36.16 £55.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £43.43 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-30.34% +43.21%
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
18156 18996 18944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.49% 81.20% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13244 13489 13385
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median 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 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 245 238
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.22 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.40 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

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 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
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 2 July 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 2 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
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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 -21 119 £475 -1.29% 52
Canary Wharf +11 9 £459 -12.61%
Bromley -3 8 £438 +60.55%
Croydon -5 8 £475 +22.58%
Uxbridge - 5 - -
Paddington +8 3 £198 -60.40%
Docklands, London +4 2 £625 +13.63%
Westminster -19 2 £570 +14.00%
Ealing - 2 £360 -
Feltham - 2 £370 -
Hayes - 2 £500 -
Romford - 2 - -
Hammersmith +6 1 £300 -29.57%
Brentford 0 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £340 -17.57% 1
Wimbledon - 1 £313 -
Beckenham - 1 £325 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 582 (36.40%) Finance
2 449 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (24.89%) Banking
4 321 (20.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 279 (17.45%) Project Management
6 241 (15.07%) SQL
7 225 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
8 175 (10.94%) Investment Banking
9 151 (9.44%) Retail
10 138 (8.63%) SDLC
11 132 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 125 (7.82%) Use Case
13 118 (7.38%) Microsoft
14 117 (7.32%) Change Management
15 116 (7.25%) UML
16 115 (7.19%) Scrum
16 115 (7.19%) Data Analysis
17 113 (7.07%) CRM
18 111 (6.94%) PRINCE2
18 111 (6.94%) Degree
19 108 (6.75%) User Stories
20 106 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
21 105 (6.57%) MS Excel
22 100 (6.25%) Front Office
23 99 (6.19%) Waterfall
24 96 (6.00%) Asset Management
25 95 (5.94%) Migration
25 95 (5.94%) Data Modelling
26 86 (5.38%) Fixed Income
27 84 (5.25%) Workflow

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 57 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.13%) CMS
3 20 (1.25%) Confluence
4 11 (0.69%) SAS
5 9 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (0.50%) Skype for Business
6 8 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (0.44%) IIS
7 7 (0.44%) MS Project Server
7 7 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.25%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.25%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.19%) Drupal
9 3 (0.19%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.19%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.13%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 105 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.25%) MS Visio
3 66 (4.13%) MS Office
4 62 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (2.69%) MS Project
6 7 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.50%) Sonata
4 7 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
5 6 (0.38%) Hi Portfolio
5 6 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.31%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.25%) SAP FS
7 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.19%) Summit
8 3 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.69%) Office 365
2 16 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.56%) SaaS
4 7 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.44%) Yammer
5 5 (0.31%) Force.com
5 5 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
6 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.19%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.19%) PaaS
7 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.063%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.063%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.063%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.063%) IaaS
9 1 (0.063%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.00%) Intranet
2 14 (0.88%) Internet
3 6 (0.38%) Broadband
3 6 (0.38%) Network Security
3 6 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.25%) DNS
4 4 (0.25%) Extranet
4 4 (0.25%) WAN
5 3 (0.19%) HTTP
5 3 (0.19%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.19%) Skype
6 2 (0.13%) ATM
6 2 (0.13%) DSL
6 2 (0.13%) FTP
6 2 (0.13%) LAN
6 2 (0.13%) VoIP
6 2 (0.13%) WebEx
7 1 (0.063%) ADSL
7 1 (0.063%) SAN
7 1 (0.063%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 29 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
7 23 (1.44%) Big Data
8 21 (1.31%) Data Mining
9 19 (1.19%) NoSQL
10 18 (1.13%) QlikView
11 13 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.69%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (0.50%) GIS
15 8 (0.50%) MS Access
15 8 (0.50%) MySQL
15 8 (0.50%) OLAP
15 8 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 44 (2.75%) JIRA
2 19 (1.19%) TeamCity
3 17 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 10 (0.63%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.56%) MSTest
6 9 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (0.50%) NUnit
8 6 (0.38%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.38%) Selenium
9 5 (0.31%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.31%) Grunt
9 5 (0.31%) gulp
9 5 (0.31%) HP UFT
9 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (0.25%) Bower
10 4 (0.25%) NuGet
10 4 (0.25%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 582 (36.40%) Finance
2 398 (24.89%) Banking
3 175 (10.94%) Investment Banking
4 151 (9.44%) Retail
5 100 (6.25%) Front Office
6 75 (4.69%) Legal
7 68 (4.25%) Back Office
8 46 (2.88%) Marketing
9 43 (2.69%) Financial Institution
10 36 (2.25%) Telecoms
11 32 (2.00%) Law
12 24 (1.50%) Billing
13 23 (1.44%) Advertising
14 22 (1.38%) Games
15 20 (1.25%) Retail Banking
16 15 (0.94%) Publishing
17 9 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
17 9 (0.56%) Local Government
17 9 (0.56%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1153 (72.11%) Analyst
2 1046 (65.42%) Business Analyst
3 136 (8.51%) Project Manager
4 127 (7.94%) Banking Analyst
5 97 (6.07%) Banking Business Analyst
6 95 (5.94%) Consultant
7 88 (5.50%) Developer
8 71 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
8 71 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
9 69 (4.32%) Finance Business Analyst
10 68 (4.25%) Agile Business Analyst
11 65 (4.07%) Senior Business Analyst
12 59 (3.69%) Architect
13 57 (3.56%) IT Analyst
14 56 (3.50%) Business IT Analyst
14 56 (3.50%) Digital Analyst
14 56 (3.50%) IT Business Analyst
15 55 (3.44%) Digital Business Analyst
16 52 (3.25%) Data Business Analyst
16 52 (3.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (3.88%) .NET
2 51 (3.19%) HTML
3 48 (3.00%) XML
4 32 (2.00%) Web Services
5 25 (1.56%) CSS
6 24 (1.50%) .NET Framework
7 21 (1.31%) HTML5
8 18 (1.13%) SOAP
9 16 (1.00%) AngularJS
10 15 (0.94%) Entity Framework
11 13 (0.81%) FpML
11 13 (0.81%) REST
12 11 (0.69%) COM
13 10 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
13 10 (0.63%) FIXML
14 9 (0.56%) ASP.NET
14 9 (0.56%) jQuery
14 9 (0.56%) WCF
15 8 (0.50%) Unity DI Container
16 6 (0.38%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 225 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.38%) Fixed Income
3 80 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 78 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 71 (4.44%) Derivative
6 68 (4.25%) Equities
7 61 (3.81%) User Experience
8 44 (2.75%) Credit Risk
9 32 (2.00%) Market Risk
10 21 (1.31%) Computer Science
11 20 (1.25%) Reference Data
11 20 (1.25%) Visualisation
12 19 (1.19%) NHS
13 17 (1.06%) Data Centre
13 17 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
14 16 (1.00%) Data Structures
14 16 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
15 15 (0.94%) Mobile App
16 14 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (3.44%) Windows
2 15 (0.94%) Unix
3 13 (0.81%) Linux
3 13 (0.81%) Windows Server
4 10 (0.63%) Windows 7
4 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.44%) Android
6 7 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.31%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.31%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.13%) Solaris
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.063%) AIX
9 1 (0.063%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.063%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.063%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (20.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 279 (17.45%) Project Management
4 138 (8.63%) SDLC
5 132 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 125 (7.82%) Use Case
7 117 (7.32%) Change Management
8 116 (7.25%) UML
9 115 (7.19%) Data Analysis
9 115 (7.19%) Scrum
10 113 (7.07%) CRM
11 111 (6.94%) PRINCE2
12 108 (6.75%) User Stories
13 106 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
14 99 (6.19%) Waterfall
15 96 (6.00%) Asset Management
16 95 (5.94%) Data Modelling
16 95 (5.94%) Migration
17 84 (5.25%) Workflow
18 73 (4.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 241 (15.07%) SQL
2 68 (4.25%) C#
3 67 (4.19%) Java
4 44 (2.75%) JavaScript
5 25 (1.56%) VBA
6 21 (1.31%) Python
7 18 (1.13%) T-SQL
8 17 (1.06%) C++
9 13 (0.81%) C
9 13 (0.81%) PowerShell
9 13 (0.81%) VB
10 11 (0.69%) PHP
11 9 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.38%) Apex Code
12 6 (0.38%) Perl
13 5 (0.31%) COBOL
14 4 (0.25%) ABAP
14 4 (0.25%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.25%) R
14 4 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (6.94%) Degree
2 83 (5.19%) ISEB
3 72 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 46 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 27 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 21 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (1.25%) IIBA
8 16 (1.00%) PMP
9 12 (0.75%) CBAP
10 9 (0.56%) ACCA
10 9 (0.56%) CIMA
10 9 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 6 (0.38%) CISSP
12 6 (0.38%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 5 (0.31%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.94%) QA
2 46 (2.88%) MiFID
3 38 (2.38%) Data Quality
4 18 (1.13%) Solvency II
5 17 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
6 15 (0.94%) FATCA
7 13 (0.81%) EMIR
8 8 (0.50%) Basel II
8 8 (0.50%) Basel III
9 6 (0.38%) UCITS
10 5 (0.31%) AIFMD
10 5 (0.31%) COBIT
10 5 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (0.31%) SEPA
11 4 (0.25%) COREP
11 4 (0.25%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.25%) GAAP
11 4 (0.25%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.25%) SLA
12 3 (0.19%) IAS 39
System Software
1 19 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.25%) Docker
3 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.063%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.063%) Samba
4 1 (0.063%) UAG
4 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.063%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.063%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.38%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.25%) Ansible
3 4 (0.25%) Nagios
3 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.25%) Puppet
4 2 (0.13%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.13%) MOM
4 2 (0.13%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.063%) Control-M
5 1 (0.063%) OPNET
5 1 (0.063%) SCCM
5 1 (0.063%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 118 (7.38%) Microsoft
2 82 (5.13%) Oracle
3 66 (4.13%) SAP
4 42 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (1.94%) ServiceNow
6 29 (1.81%) Murex
6 29 (1.81%) Tableau
7 18 (1.13%) HP
8 17 (1.06%) Adobe
9 15 (0.94%) IBM
10 14 (0.88%) Google
11 11 (0.69%) Atlassian
12 9 (0.56%) Avaloq
12 9 (0.56%) hybris
12 9 (0.56%) Infor
12 9 (0.56%) SmartStream
13 8 (0.50%) Algorithmics
13 8 (0.50%) Cognos
14 7 (0.44%) Hyperion
14 7 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
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