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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 19 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1626 1926 1935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.37% 8.51% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.77% 9.00% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1227 1442 1446
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 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 3
Median hourly rate £36.25 £55.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +2.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £24.00 £28.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £83.00 £56.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +73.52%
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
20930 21403 21584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.60% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15232 14772 15192
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 402 392
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 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 -10 263 £475 -5.00% 69
Croydon -4 15 £485 +25.16%
Canary Wharf -1 13 £400 -5.88%
Docklands, London +1 5 £563 +2.27%
Uxbridge +7 4 £313 -16.66% 1
Bromley -11 4 £585 +11.42%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 3 £363 +1.75% 4
Feltham +2 2 £300 -22.07% 1
Harrow - 2 £425 -
Westminster - 2 £440 -
Hammersmith - 2 £425 -
Paddington +6 1 £198 -60.40%
Twickenham +3 1 £310 -34.73%
Brentford +1 1 £475 +46.15% 1
Beckenham -4 1 £325 -
Wimbledon - 1 £313 -
Hounslow - 1 £347 - 1
Romford - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £395 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1059 (31.47%) Finance
2 1017 (30.22%) Business Analysis
3 795 (23.63%) Banking
4 740 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
5 597 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 355 (10.55%) Project Management
7 352 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
8 350 (10.40%) Investment Banking
9 305 (9.06%) Retail
10 294 (8.74%) SQL
11 279 (8.29%) User Stories
12 260 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
13 239 (7.10%) Asset Management
14 228 (6.78%) Front Office
15 224 (6.66%) Data Analysis
16 220 (6.54%) Migration
16 220 (6.54%) Use Case
17 215 (6.39%) Scrum
18 209 (6.21%) CRM
19 202 (6.00%) SDLC
20 179 (5.32%) Derivative
21 174 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 164 (4.87%) UML
23 162 (4.81%) E-Commerce
24 159 (4.73%) Change Management
25 157 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
25 157 (4.67%) Degree
26 153 (4.55%) Microsoft
27 149 (4.43%) MS Excel
28 145 (4.31%) Data Modelling

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 96 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 57 (1.69%) CMS
3 45 (1.34%) Confluence
4 21 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (0.39%) SAS
6 11 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.18%) Drupal
8 6 (0.18%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.12%) Apache
9 4 (0.12%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.089%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.059%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.059%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.059%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.059%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.030%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.030%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.030%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 149 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 107 (3.18%) MS Visio
3 95 (2.82%) MS Office
4 94 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (0.83%) MS Project
6 12 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.030%) Gliffy
7 1 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 78 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.45%) thinkFolio
3 14 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 14 (0.42%) Summit
4 13 (0.39%) Markit EDM
5 12 (0.36%) Temenos T24
6 11 (0.33%) Hi Portfolio
7 10 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
8 9 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.27%) Sonata
9 8 (0.24%) IntelliMatch
9 8 (0.24%) Maximo
9 8 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
9 8 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
11 6 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.53%) Office 365
2 9 (0.27%) SaaS
3 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.089%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.089%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.059%) IaaS
8 2 (0.059%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.059%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.030%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.030%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.030%) Force.com
9 1 (0.030%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.030%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.030%) Trello
9 1 (0.030%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.36%) Internet
1 12 (0.36%) Intranet
2 9 (0.27%) Network Security
3 6 (0.18%) WAN
4 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.089%) ATM
5 3 (0.089%) Broadband
5 3 (0.089%) FTP
5 3 (0.089%) LAN
5 3 (0.089%) MVNO
5 3 (0.089%) SSH
6 2 (0.059%) CTI
6 2 (0.059%) Firewall
6 2 (0.059%) VoIP
6 2 (0.059%) Wireless
7 1 (0.030%) DSL
7 1 (0.030%) MPLS
7 1 (0.030%) SAN
7 1 (0.030%) Skype
7 1 (0.030%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 64 (1.90%) SQL Server
3 52 (1.55%) Relational Database
4 36 (1.07%) Data Mining
5 34 (1.01%) Big Data
6 23 (0.68%) QlikView
7 17 (0.51%) MS Access
8 15 (0.45%) Data Mart
8 15 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (0.42%) MySQL
10 13 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 13 (0.39%) Spotfire
11 11 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.30%) Hadoop
13 9 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.18%) GIS
14 6 (0.18%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.18%) Power BI
15 5 (0.15%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 90 (2.67%) JIRA
2 8 (0.24%) Cucumber
2 8 (0.24%) Rational Rose
3 6 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.15%) Axure RP
4 5 (0.15%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (0.12%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.12%) Toad
6 3 (0.089%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.059%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.059%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.030%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.030%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.030%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.030%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.030%) Subversion
8 1 (0.030%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.030%) VersionOne
8 1 (0.030%) Visual Studio
General
1 1059 (31.47%) Finance
2 795 (23.63%) Banking
3 350 (10.40%) Investment Banking
4 305 (9.06%) Retail
5 228 (6.78%) Front Office
6 120 (3.57%) Legal
7 117 (3.48%) Back Office
8 93 (2.76%) Marketing
9 77 (2.29%) Retail Banking
10 50 (1.49%) Telecoms
11 48 (1.43%) Law
12 46 (1.37%) Advertising
13 37 (1.10%) Financial Institution
14 36 (1.07%) Games
15 34 (1.01%) Publishing
16 27 (0.80%) Billing
17 22 (0.65%) Local Government
18 17 (0.51%) General Ledger
19 16 (0.48%) Private Banking
20 15 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (1.58%) XML
2 27 (0.80%) Web Services
3 23 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
4 22 (0.65%) FpML
5 16 (0.48%) .NET
6 13 (0.39%) FIXML
6 13 (0.39%) Middleware
7 12 (0.36%) HTML
7 12 (0.36%) Velocity
8 9 (0.27%) Gherkin
9 7 (0.21%) XBRL
10 6 (0.18%) HTML5
10 6 (0.18%) XML Schema
11 5 (0.15%) Apache Flex
11 5 (0.15%) CSS
11 5 (0.15%) Murex MxML
12 4 (0.12%) COM
12 4 (0.12%) EDI
12 4 (0.12%) JSON
12 4 (0.12%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 352 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (5.32%) Derivative
3 174 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 110 (3.27%) Fixed Income
5 102 (3.03%) Equities
6 94 (2.79%) User Experience
7 92 (2.73%) Credit Risk
8 88 (2.62%) Market Risk
9 83 (2.47%) Management Information System
10 45 (1.34%) Reference Data
11 38 (1.13%) Mobile App
12 36 (1.07%) Credit Derivative
13 35 (1.04%) OTC Derivatives
14 32 (0.95%) Video on Demand
15 29 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
16 28 (0.83%) Reinsurance
17 27 (0.80%) Computer Science
18 25 (0.74%) SWIFT
19 24 (0.71%) Data Structures
20 23 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (1.25%) Windows
2 19 (0.56%) Unix
3 12 (0.36%) Windows 10
4 9 (0.27%) 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 (0.089%) Android
10 1 (0.030%) AIX
10 1 (0.030%) Solaris
10 1 (0.030%) VMS
10 1 (0.030%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.030%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1017 (30.22%) Business Analysis
2 740 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 597 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 355 (10.55%) Project Management
5 279 (8.29%) User Stories
6 260 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 239 (7.10%) Asset Management
8 224 (6.66%) Data Analysis
9 220 (6.54%) Migration
9 220 (6.54%) Use Case
10 215 (6.39%) Scrum
11 209 (6.21%) CRM
12 202 (6.00%) SDLC
13 164 (4.87%) UML
14 162 (4.81%) E-Commerce
15 159 (4.73%) Change Management
16 157 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
17 145 (4.31%) Data Modelling
18 132 (3.92%) GAP Analysis
19 131 (3.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (8.74%) SQL
2 66 (1.96%) Java
3 48 (1.43%) C#
4 24 (0.71%) C
5 23 (0.68%) VBA
6 18 (0.53%) C++
7 15 (0.45%) Python
8 11 (0.33%) JavaScript
9 8 (0.24%) PHP
9 8 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 7 (0.21%) VB
11 6 (0.18%) R
12 4 (0.12%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.12%) sed
13 3 (0.089%) AWK
13 3 (0.089%) Perl
13 3 (0.089%) Scala
13 3 (0.089%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.030%) COBOL
14 1 (0.030%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (4.67%) Degree
2 112 (3.33%) ISEB
3 107 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 68 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 32 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (0.56%) IIBA
7 18 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.51%) ACCA
8 17 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 16 (0.48%) PMP
10 14 (0.42%) CIMA
11 13 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 11 (0.33%) CBAP
13 9 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
14 8 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (0.24%) CISSP
14 8 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 7 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (0.21%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (3.89%) MiFID
2 95 (2.82%) QA
3 67 (1.99%) Data Quality
4 63 (1.87%) EMIR
5 47 (1.40%) Solvency II
6 46 (1.37%) FATCA
7 43 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
8 20 (0.59%) SEPA
9 18 (0.53%) Basel III
10 16 (0.48%) COREP
11 15 (0.45%) AIFMD
12 14 (0.42%) Basel II
13 10 (0.30%) CRD IV
14 8 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
14 8 (0.24%) SLA
15 6 (0.18%) GAAP
15 6 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 5 (0.15%) UCITS
17 4 (0.12%) FINREP
17 4 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.059%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.059%) RACF
4 1 (0.030%) Samba
4 1 (0.030%) UAG
4 1 (0.030%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.12%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.089%) MOM
3 3 (0.089%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.059%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.030%) Control-M
5 1 (0.030%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.030%) logstash
5 1 (0.030%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.030%) vRealize
Vendors
1 153 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 104 (3.09%) Oracle
3 90 (2.67%) Murex
4 88 (2.62%) SAP
5 81 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 63 (1.87%) ServiceNow
7 35 (1.04%) Calypso
8 30 (0.89%) hybris
9 24 (0.71%) Adobe
10 23 (0.68%) Bloomberg
10 23 (0.68%) SunGard
11 21 (0.62%) Tableau
12 20 (0.59%) Charles River
13 17 (0.51%) Guidewire
13 17 (0.51%) IBM
14 15 (0.45%) Avaloq
14 15 (0.45%) Fidessa
15 14 (0.42%) Vermilion
16 13 (0.39%) Google
16 13 (0.39%) Sitecore
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London Business School
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Hydrogen Group
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Coal IT Services
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ComputAppoint
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World First
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Mortimer Spinks
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Square One Resources
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Red10
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Careerwise UK Limited
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Streamline Connections
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