The first table below looks at the demand for the Financial Services Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Services Business Analyst
Rank 382 352 371
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 30 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 42
Average daily rate £400 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £400 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22435 20070 25951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.63% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15537 13598 16683
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 415 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Financial Services Business Analyst
England

Financial Services Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Services Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Financial Services Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Financial Services Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Financial Services Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Financial Services Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Financial Services Business Analyst
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 Financial Services Business Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 3 - - 3
Financial Services Business Analyst
England

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Finance
2 29 (60.42%) Business Analysis
3 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
4 10 (20.83%) User Stories
5 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.67%) Project Management
7 7 (14.58%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) UML
9 5 (10.42%) SQL
9 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
9 5 (10.42%) Service Management
9 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.42%) Use Case
10 4 (8.33%) Retail
10 4 (8.33%) Change Management
10 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.33%) CRM
11 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.25%) ITIL
11 3 (6.25%) MS Project
11 3 (6.25%) MS Office
11 3 (6.25%) ISEB
11 3 (6.25%) Advertising
11 3 (6.25%) TDD

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Services Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.25%) MS Project
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.08%) InDesign
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 48 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (6.25%) Advertising
5 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Polish Language
6 1 (2.08%) Billing
6 1 (2.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Business Analysis
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
3 10 (20.83%) User Stories
4 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.67%) Project Management
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
7 6 (12.50%) UML
8 5 (10.42%) Service Management
8 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.42%) Use Case
9 4 (8.33%) Change Management
9 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) CRM
10 3 (6.25%) ITIL
10 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.25%) TDD
10 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.25%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Basel III
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) Cognos