The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 20 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1566 1921 1955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.33% 8.22% 8.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.71% 8.69% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1427 1436
Median daily rate £475 £473 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -0.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Median hourly rate £36.25 £55.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £22.50 £19.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £90.00 £55.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £38.22 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.36% +81.97%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20317 22109 22210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 15413 15473
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 376 404
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the London region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the London region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 -5 252 £500 - 80
Canary Wharf +6 18 £400 -5.88% 1
Croydon -5 17 £485 +21.25% 1
Docklands, London +5 8 £600 +9.09%
Bromley -6 5 £585 +15.55%
Uxbridge +5 4 - - 1
Feltham 0 4 £370 +13.84% 1
Paddington +7 3 £198 -60.40%
Ealing - 3 £360 -
Barking 0 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 2 £363 -3.33% 2
Romford - 2 - -
Westminster - 2 £440 -
Hammersmith - 2 £425 -
Twickenham -2 1 £310 -34.73% 1
Beckenham -5 1 £325 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £347 -
Osterley - 1 £395 -
Wimbledon - 1 £313 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 1054 (31.67%) Finance
2 1031 (30.98%) Business Analysis
3 774 (23.26%) Banking
4 761 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
5 632 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 347 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
7 339 (10.19%) Project Management
8 338 (10.16%) Investment Banking
9 318 (9.56%) Retail
10 303 (9.10%) SQL
11 288 (8.65%) User Stories
12 254 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 230 (6.91%) Data Analysis
14 222 (6.67%) Asset Management
15 219 (6.58%) Front Office
16 214 (6.43%) Use Case
17 211 (6.34%) Scrum
18 209 (6.28%) Migration
19 206 (6.19%) SDLC
20 195 (5.86%) CRM
21 172 (5.17%) UML
22 170 (5.11%) Derivative
23 167 (5.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 158 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
25 156 (4.69%) E-Commerce
26 150 (4.51%) Microsoft
26 150 (4.51%) Change Management
27 149 (4.48%) Waterfall
28 144 (4.33%) Degree
29 140 (4.21%) MS Excel

Business Analyst Skill Set
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
1 103 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 58 (1.74%) CMS
3 43 (1.29%) Confluence
4 23 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 13 (0.39%) SAS
7 11 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.15%) Drupal
10 5 (0.15%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.090%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.060%) Apache
13 2 (0.060%) CICS
13 2 (0.060%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.060%) Tuxedo
13 2 (0.060%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.030%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.030%) Umbraco
Applications
1 140 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 110 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 97 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 89 (2.67%) MS Office
5 36 (1.08%) MS Project
6 14 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.030%) Gliffy
7 1 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.030%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 71 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 13 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.33%) Hi Portfolio
4 11 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 11 (0.33%) Summit
4 11 (0.33%) thinkFolio
5 10 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
6 9 (0.27%) Sonata
7 8 (0.24%) IntelliMatch
7 8 (0.24%) Maximo
7 8 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
8 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.21%) Magento
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.21%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
9 6 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 23 (0.69%) Office 365
2 13 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.27%) SaaS
4 7 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.18%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.12%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
7 4 (0.12%) PaaS
8 3 (0.090%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.090%) IaaS
8 3 (0.090%) Trello
9 2 (0.060%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.030%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.030%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.030%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.030%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.33%) Network Security
2 9 (0.27%) Internet
3 8 (0.24%) Intranet
4 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.12%) Broadband
5 4 (0.12%) FTP
6 3 (0.090%) ATM
6 3 (0.090%) Firewall
6 3 (0.090%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.090%) WAN
7 2 (0.060%) HTTP
7 2 (0.060%) LAN
7 2 (0.060%) LDAP
7 2 (0.060%) MVNO
7 2 (0.060%) Skype
8 1 (0.030%) ADSL
8 1 (0.030%) IMAP
8 1 (0.030%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.030%) VoIP
8 1 (0.030%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
2 53 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 48 (1.44%) Relational Database
4 30 (0.90%) Data Mining
5 26 (0.78%) Big Data
6 23 (0.69%) QlikView
7 16 (0.48%) Data Mart
8 14 (0.42%) MS Access
9 13 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (0.36%) MySQL
10 12 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.33%) Spotfire
12 10 (0.30%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.24%) GIS
14 8 (0.24%) Qlik Sense
14 8 (0.24%) SAP HANA
15 7 (0.21%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 90 (2.70%) JIRA
2 12 (0.36%) Rational Rose
3 10 (0.30%) Cucumber
4 6 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.15%) Axure RP
5 5 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.12%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.12%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (0.12%) Toad
7 2 (0.060%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.060%) ERwin
7 2 (0.060%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.060%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.030%) CaliberRM
8 1 (0.030%) JBehave
8 1 (0.030%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.030%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.030%) Subversion
8 1 (0.030%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.030%) Visual Studio
General
1 1054 (31.67%) Finance
2 774 (23.26%) Banking
3 338 (10.16%) Investment Banking
4 318 (9.56%) Retail
5 219 (6.58%) Front Office
6 123 (3.70%) Back Office
7 107 (3.22%) Legal
8 94 (2.82%) Marketing
9 79 (2.37%) Retail Banking
10 55 (1.65%) Telecoms
11 46 (1.38%) Advertising
12 43 (1.29%) Law
13 35 (1.05%) Games
14 34 (1.02%) Financial Institution
15 29 (0.87%) Publishing
16 24 (0.72%) Billing
17 18 (0.54%) General Ledger
18 17 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
19 16 (0.48%) Local Government
20 15 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (1.38%) XML
2 36 (1.08%) Web Services
3 20 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
4 18 (0.54%) .NET
4 18 (0.54%) FpML
5 13 (0.39%) HTML
6 12 (0.36%) Gherkin
7 11 (0.33%) FIXML
8 10 (0.30%) Middleware
9 9 (0.27%) Velocity
10 7 (0.21%) EDI
10 7 (0.21%) HTML5
10 7 (0.21%) Murex MxML
10 7 (0.21%) XBRL
11 5 (0.15%) Apache Flex
11 5 (0.15%) CSS
11 5 (0.15%) JSON
12 4 (0.12%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.12%) COM
12 4 (0.12%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 347 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 170 (5.11%) Derivative
3 167 (5.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 111 (3.34%) Fixed Income
5 106 (3.19%) Equities
6 99 (2.97%) Credit Risk
7 98 (2.94%) User Experience
8 88 (2.64%) Management Information System
9 81 (2.43%) Market Risk
10 41 (1.23%) Reference Data
11 39 (1.17%) Mobile App
12 36 (1.08%) Video on Demand
13 35 (1.05%) Credit Derivative
13 35 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
14 34 (1.02%) OTC Derivatives
15 30 (0.90%) Reinsurance
16 24 (0.72%) Computer Science
17 23 (0.69%) SWIFT
17 23 (0.69%) Virtual Team
18 19 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (1.20%) Windows
2 18 (0.54%) Unix
3 14 (0.42%) Windows 10
4 10 (0.30%) Linux
5 8 (0.24%) Windows Vista
6 6 (0.18%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.15%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.12%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.090%) Android
10 2 (0.060%) AIX
10 2 (0.060%) zOS
11 1 (0.030%) VMS
11 1 (0.030%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1031 (30.98%) Business Analysis
2 761 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
3 632 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 339 (10.19%) Project Management
5 288 (8.65%) User Stories
6 254 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 230 (6.91%) Data Analysis
8 222 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 214 (6.43%) Use Case
10 211 (6.34%) Scrum
11 209 (6.28%) Migration
12 206 (6.19%) SDLC
13 195 (5.86%) CRM
14 172 (5.17%) UML
15 158 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
16 156 (4.69%) E-Commerce
17 150 (4.51%) Change Management
18 149 (4.48%) Waterfall
19 136 (4.09%) Data Modelling
20 127 (3.82%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 303 (9.10%) SQL
2 74 (2.22%) Java
3 44 (1.32%) C#
4 25 (0.75%) VBA
5 24 (0.72%) C++
6 21 (0.63%) C
7 14 (0.42%) JavaScript
7 14 (0.42%) Python
8 9 (0.27%) PHP
9 7 (0.21%) T-SQL
9 7 (0.21%) VB
10 5 (0.15%) COBOL
11 4 (0.12%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.12%) R
11 4 (0.12%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.090%) Perl
12 3 (0.090%) Scala
13 2 (0.060%) RPG
13 2 (0.060%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.030%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 144 (4.33%) Degree
2 112 (3.37%) ISEB
3 109 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 71 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 28 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 19 (0.57%) IIBA
7 18 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 16 (0.48%) PMP
9 15 (0.45%) ACCA
10 13 (0.39%) CIMA
10 13 (0.39%) CISSP
11 12 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
11 12 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 10 (0.30%) CBAP
12 10 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 7 (0.21%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
15 6 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (3.58%) MiFID
2 86 (2.58%) QA
3 59 (1.77%) Data Quality
4 55 (1.65%) EMIR
5 43 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
6 38 (1.14%) Solvency II
7 36 (1.08%) FATCA
8 25 (0.75%) SEPA
9 22 (0.66%) Basel III
10 17 (0.51%) COREP
11 13 (0.39%) Basel II
12 11 (0.33%) AIFMD
13 9 (0.27%) CRD IV
14 7 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
15 6 (0.18%) SLA
16 5 (0.15%) GAAP
16 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 5 (0.15%) UCITS
17 4 (0.12%) FINREP
17 4 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.060%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.060%) RACF
3 1 (0.030%) Samba
3 1 (0.030%) UAG
3 1 (0.030%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.12%) MOM
4 3 (0.090%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.060%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.060%) Control-M
6 1 (0.030%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.030%) logstash
6 1 (0.030%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 150 (4.51%) Microsoft
2 111 (3.34%) Oracle
3 99 (2.97%) SAP
4 88 (2.64%) Murex
5 85 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
6 64 (1.92%) ServiceNow
7 31 (0.93%) hybris
8 30 (0.90%) Calypso
9 28 (0.84%) Adobe
10 26 (0.78%) Bloomberg
11 23 (0.69%) SunGard
12 18 (0.54%) Guidewire
12 18 (0.54%) IBM
12 18 (0.54%) Tableau
13 17 (0.51%) Google
14 16 (0.48%) Charles River
15 15 (0.45%) Fidessa
16 14 (0.42%) HP
16 14 (0.42%) Vermilion
17 12 (0.36%) Avaloq
London
Edgar Cowen
Rate: Good Day Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Technology People UK
Rate: Daily rate dependent on your Salesforce exp
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £360.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £600 to £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £42,000 - £55,000+ (depending on years of experience)
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £525 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £100 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: 375-425pd
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London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
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