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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 60 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 873 1004 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.78% 4.32% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 5.24% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 732 674
Median daily rate £475 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
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 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £27.25 £35.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -4.76%
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
19812 19174 19551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.83% 82.41% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14189 13664 13584
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 £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 216 229
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.19 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 August 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 August 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 -7 156 £488 +2.63% 51
Canary Wharf -7 6 £300 -36.84%
Croydon -7 5 £385 -7.78%
Teddington - 4 £413 -
Docklands, London +6 3 £500 -14.52%
Brentford +2 3 - -
Uxbridge - 3 £463 -
Ealing - 3 £343 -
Paddington 0 2 - -
Feltham -5 2 £370 -12.94%
Bromley -1 1 £450 +164.70%
Kingston Upon Thames -9 1 £340 -27.46%
Romford - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £700 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 625 (38.16%) Finance
2 508 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
3 419 (25.58%) Banking
4 346 (21.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 301 (18.38%) Project Management
6 236 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
7 226 (13.80%) SQL
8 167 (10.20%) Retail
9 152 (9.28%) Use Case
10 149 (9.10%) Investment Banking
11 145 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 143 (8.73%) Change Management
13 138 (8.42%) PRINCE2
14 133 (8.12%) Scrum
15 130 (7.94%) User Stories
16 128 (7.81%) Data Analysis
17 124 (7.57%) Degree
18 121 (7.39%) SDLC
19 116 (7.08%) MS Excel
20 108 (6.59%) UML
21 104 (6.35%) Microsoft
22 103 (6.29%) Workflow
23 101 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
23 101 (6.17%) Waterfall
24 98 (5.98%) ISEB
25 96 (5.86%) CRM
26 93 (5.68%) Migration
27 91 (5.56%) Fixed Income
27 91 (5.56%) MS Visio
28 89 (5.43%) Asset Management

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 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.53%) CMS
3 23 (1.40%) Confluence
4 11 (0.67%) SAS
5 9 (0.55%) IIS
5 9 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.43%) MS Project Server
7 7 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.37%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.24%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.18%) Drupal
10 3 (0.18%) IBM Domino
10 3 (0.18%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 116 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 91 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 87 (5.31%) MS Office
4 70 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (2.69%) MS Project
6 11 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.18%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.061%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 10 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 10 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
4 9 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
4 9 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.49%) Summit
6 6 (0.37%) Hi Portfolio
6 6 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.37%) SAP HR
7 5 (0.31%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.24%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.24%) SAP FS
8 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.59%) Office 365
2 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.73%) IBM Blueworks
4 7 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.43%) SaaS
5 6 (0.37%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.31%) Yammer
7 4 (0.24%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.24%) PaaS
8 3 (0.18%) Force.com
9 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.12%) IaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.061%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.061%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.061%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.061%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.65%) Intranet
2 15 (0.92%) Internet
3 8 (0.49%) Extranet
4 7 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.37%) DNS
6 5 (0.31%) VoIP
6 5 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.24%) Network Security
7 4 (0.24%) WebEx
8 3 (0.18%) HTTP
8 3 (0.18%) PBX
8 3 (0.18%) SAN
8 3 (0.18%) Skype
9 2 (0.12%) 3G
9 2 (0.12%) ATM
9 2 (0.12%) DSL
9 2 (0.12%) NFC
9 2 (0.12%) SSL
9 2 (0.12%) VPN
9 2 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (3.72%) SQL Server
2 55 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (2.01%) Relational Database
4 30 (1.83%) Big Data
5 29 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (1.28%) QlikView
9 19 (1.16%) NoSQL
10 18 (1.10%) Data Mining
11 17 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (0.79%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.73%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (0.49%) Pentaho
16 8 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
18 6 (0.37%) MySQL
18 6 (0.37%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 57 (3.48%) JIRA
2 21 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (1.22%) TeamCity
4 13 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.61%) MSTest
6 10 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (0.49%) NUnit
8 6 (0.37%) Axure RP
8 6 (0.37%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.37%) Selenium
9 5 (0.31%) Bower
9 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.31%) Grunt
9 5 (0.31%) gulp
9 5 (0.31%) HP UFT
9 5 (0.31%) NuGet
9 5 (0.31%) SonarQube
9 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 625 (38.16%) Finance
2 419 (25.58%) Banking
3 167 (10.20%) Retail
4 149 (9.10%) Investment Banking
5 82 (5.01%) Legal
6 81 (4.95%) Front Office
7 59 (3.60%) Back Office
8 58 (3.54%) Marketing
9 53 (3.24%) Financial Institution
10 39 (2.38%) Law
11 34 (2.08%) Telecoms
12 25 (1.53%) Retail Banking
13 23 (1.40%) Advertising
14 22 (1.34%) Billing
15 20 (1.22%) Games
16 18 (1.10%) Publishing
17 13 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
18 11 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.55%) Manufacturing
20 8 (0.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1156 (70.57%) Analyst
2 1049 (64.04%) Business Analyst
3 145 (8.85%) Project Manager
4 126 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
5 99 (6.04%) Banking Business Analyst
6 82 (5.01%) Consultant
7 80 (4.88%) Developer
8 77 (4.70%) Senior Analyst
9 75 (4.58%) Financial Analyst
10 73 (4.46%) Digital Analyst
10 73 (4.46%) Finance Business Analyst
10 73 (4.46%) Senior Business Analyst
11 70 (4.27%) Digital Business Analyst
12 64 (3.91%) Agile Business Analyst
13 57 (3.48%) Architect
14 54 (3.30%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 54 (3.30%) IT Analyst
15 53 (3.24%) Business IT Analyst
15 53 (3.24%) IT Business Analyst
16 52 (3.17%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.54%) .NET
2 49 (2.99%) HTML
3 41 (2.50%) XML
4 27 (1.65%) Web Services
5 24 (1.47%) CSS
6 22 (1.34%) .NET Framework
7 21 (1.28%) HTML5
8 18 (1.10%) SOAP
9 16 (0.98%) Entity Framework
10 14 (0.85%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.85%) FpML
11 12 (0.73%) REST
12 11 (0.67%) jQuery
13 9 (0.55%) WCF
14 8 (0.49%) ASP.NET
14 8 (0.49%) COM
14 8 (0.49%) Unity DI Container
15 7 (0.43%) FIXML
16 6 (0.37%) Middleware
17 5 (0.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 236 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 84 (5.13%) Equities
4 80 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 78 (4.76%) User Experience
6 70 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 64 (3.91%) Derivative
8 36 (2.20%) Credit Risk
9 34 (2.08%) Market Risk
10 28 (1.71%) Visualisation
11 19 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
12 18 (1.10%) Computer Science
13 17 (1.04%) Data Centre
14 16 (0.98%) NHS
14 16 (0.98%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.92%) Mobile App
16 14 (0.85%) Data Integration
16 14 (0.85%) Fintech
16 14 (0.85%) Reference Data
16 14 (0.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 53 (3.24%) Windows
2 19 (1.16%) Unix
3 18 (1.10%) Linux
4 14 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 11 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.43%) Android
7 7 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.24%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.12%) Solaris
10 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.061%) AIX
11 1 (0.061%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.061%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.061%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (21.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 301 (18.38%) Project Management
4 152 (9.28%) Use Case
5 145 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 143 (8.73%) Change Management
7 138 (8.42%) PRINCE2
8 133 (8.12%) Scrum
9 130 (7.94%) User Stories
10 128 (7.81%) Data Analysis
11 121 (7.39%) SDLC
12 108 (6.59%) UML
13 103 (6.29%) Workflow
14 101 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
14 101 (6.17%) Waterfall
15 96 (5.86%) CRM
16 93 (5.68%) Migration
17 89 (5.43%) Asset Management
18 82 (5.01%) ITIL
19 74 (4.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 226 (13.80%) SQL
2 51 (3.11%) C#
3 46 (2.81%) Java
4 42 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 33 (2.01%) VBA
6 22 (1.34%) Python
7 21 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 15 (0.92%) C++
9 13 (0.79%) C
10 12 (0.73%) PowerShell
10 12 (0.73%) VB
11 9 (0.55%) Perl
11 9 (0.55%) PHP
12 8 (0.49%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.31%) ABAP
13 5 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.24%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.24%) R
14 4 (0.24%) Scala
15 3 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 124 (7.57%) Degree
2 98 (5.98%) ISEB
3 80 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 48 (2.93%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.53%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.47%) PMI Certification
7 20 (1.22%) IIBA
7 20 (1.22%) PMP
8 18 (1.10%) CBAP
9 17 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (0.55%) CISSP
12 8 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
13 7 (0.43%) CITP
14 6 (0.37%) CISA
14 6 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 5 (0.31%) ACCA
15 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (0.31%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.97%) MiFID
2 47 (2.87%) QA
3 31 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.22%) Solvency II
5 15 (0.92%) EMIR
6 14 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.61%) Basel III
7 10 (0.61%) FATCA
8 9 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.49%) SEPA
10 6 (0.37%) COBIT
11 5 (0.31%) Basel II
12 4 (0.24%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.24%) SLA
13 3 (0.18%) COREP
13 3 (0.18%) CRD IV
13 3 (0.18%) GxP
14 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
14 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 2 (0.12%) UCITS
System Software
1 16 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.31%) 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 Desktop
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 (0.37%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.31%) Ansible
3 5 (0.31%) Nagios
3 5 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.31%) 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
1 104 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 84 (5.13%) Oracle
3 62 (3.79%) SAP
4 50 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
5 33 (2.01%) Tableau
6 28 (1.71%) ServiceNow
7 27 (1.65%) Murex
8 20 (1.22%) HP
9 17 (1.04%) Google
10 16 (0.98%) hybris
10 16 (0.98%) IBM
11 11 (0.67%) Atlassian
11 11 (0.67%) Calypso
12 9 (0.55%) Adobe
13 8 (0.49%) Charles River
13 8 (0.49%) Fidessa
13 8 (0.49%) Guidewire
13 8 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
14 7 (0.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 7 (0.43%) Sitecore
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