The first table below looks at the demand for the IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 334 332 361
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 75 59 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 50
Average daily rate £550 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £583 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £338 £368
% change year-on-year
+1.48% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 - £37.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22319 20402 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.80% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15512 13818 16636
Average daily rate £425 £445 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £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 394 411 581
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 £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

IT Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IT Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

IT 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 IT Business Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 37 £553 +6.50% 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 70 (47.95%) Business Analysis
2 59 (40.41%) Finance
3 53 (36.30%) Banking
4 41 (28.08%) SQL
5 35 (23.97%) Investment Banking
6 34 (23.29%) UML
7 27 (18.49%) Data Modelling
7 27 (18.49%) Credit Risk
8 25 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (16.44%) Degree
10 23 (15.75%) Derivative
11 21 (14.38%) Project Management
12 20 (13.70%) Legal
13 18 (12.33%) Systems Analysis
14 17 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (10.96%) Front Office
15 16 (10.96%) Risk Management
15 16 (10.96%) BPR
16 15 (10.27%) ISEB
16 15 (10.27%) Equities
16 15 (10.27%) Document Management
16 15 (10.27%) Release Management
16 15 (10.27%) Change Control
17 14 (9.59%) CRM
18 12 (8.22%) MS Excel
18 12 (8.22%) Back Office
18 12 (8.22%) Use Case
19 11 (7.53%) Basel III
19 11 (7.53%) Data Analysis
19 11 (7.53%) MS Office

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.05%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.53%) MS Office
3 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Temenos Globus
2 2 (1.37%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.68%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.68%) Aligne
3 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.74%) EDRMS
2 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.37%) SQLPlus
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) RequisitePro
1 4 (2.74%) JIRA
General
1 59 (40.41%) Finance
2 53 (36.30%) Banking
3 35 (23.97%) Investment Banking
4 20 (13.70%) Legal
5 16 (10.96%) Front Office
6 12 (8.22%) Back Office
7 8 (5.48%) Retail
8 5 (3.42%) Local Government
9 3 (2.05%) German Language
9 3 (2.05%) Spanish Language
9 3 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (2.05%) Games
9 3 (2.05%) Law
10 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.68%) French Language
11 1 (0.68%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.68%) WPF
2 1 (0.68%) FpML
2 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.49%) Credit Risk
2 23 (15.75%) Derivative
3 15 (10.27%) Equities
4 9 (6.16%) Market Risk
5 8 (5.48%) Fixed Income
6 7 (4.79%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.05%) Online Games
8 3 (2.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (2.05%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.37%) PMI
10 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.68%) DTCC
10 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.68%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.16%) UNIX
2 2 (1.37%) Windows
2 2 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.95%) Business Analysis
2 34 (23.29%) UML
3 27 (18.49%) Data Modelling
4 25 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (14.38%) Project Management
6 18 (12.33%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (10.96%) Risk Management
8 16 (10.96%) BPR
9 15 (10.27%) Document Management
9 15 (10.27%) Release Management
9 15 (10.27%) Change Control
10 14 (9.59%) CRM
11 12 (8.22%) Use Case
12 11 (7.53%) Data Analysis
13 10 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (6.16%) Service Management
15 8 (5.48%) Asset Management
15 8 (5.48%) Requirements Management
16 7 (4.79%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 41 (28.08%) SQL
2 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.37%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (16.44%) Degree
2 15 (10.27%) ISEB
3 3 (2.05%) IIBA
4 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) Basel III
2 10 (6.85%) QA
3 8 (5.48%) EMIR
4 5 (3.42%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (2.05%) CRD IV
6 2 (1.37%) Basel II
7 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.68%) COREP
7 1 (0.68%) FINREP
7 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.68%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.37%) XenApp
1 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle
2 6 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.05%) MarketAxess
4 3 (2.05%) Actimize
4 3 (2.05%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.05%) Siebel
5 2 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.37%) Calypso
5 2 (1.37%) Citrix
5 2 (1.37%) Kronos
5 2 (1.37%) VMware
5 2 (1.37%) Fundtech
6 1 (0.68%) Unica
6 1 (0.68%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) Open Text
6 1 (0.68%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Reuters