The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 386 385 347
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 24 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 40
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£519 £500 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £431 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £406
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
Lead 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
20623 22454 20413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 92.71% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14160 15529 13843
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 400 421
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lead Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 10 £600 +20.00% 2
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (35.21%) Finance
1 25 (35.21%) Business Analysis
2 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.90%) Banking
3 12 (16.90%) Project Management
4 11 (15.49%) Change Management
5 10 (14.08%) ERP
5 10 (14.08%) Retail
5 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.45%) Use Case
8 6 (8.45%) Content Management
8 6 (8.45%) Requirements Management
8 6 (8.45%) SAS
9 5 (7.04%) CRM
9 5 (7.04%) UML
9 5 (7.04%) Middleware
9 5 (7.04%) Advertising
9 5 (7.04%) Publishing
9 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
9 5 (7.04%) Back Office
9 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
9 5 (7.04%) Data Management
9 5 (7.04%) Product Management

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.45%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.41%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Banking
3 10 (14.08%) Retail
4 5 (7.04%) Advertising
4 5 (7.04%) Publishing
4 5 (7.04%) Back Office
4 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) Games
5 2 (2.82%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) French Language
6 1 (1.41%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.04%) User Experience
3 3 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.82%) FMCG
4 2 (2.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.41%) Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Business Analysis
2 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.90%) Project Management
4 11 (15.49%) Change Management
5 10 (14.08%) ERP
6 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.45%) Use Case
8 6 (8.45%) Requirements Management
8 6 (8.45%) Content Management
9 5 (7.04%) Data Management
9 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.04%) UML
9 5 (7.04%) CRM
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (7.04%) Product Management
10 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) ISEB
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) MiFID
3 1 (1.41%) Basel II
3 1 (1.41%) Basel III
3 1 (1.41%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) EMIR
3 1 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Thunderhead
2 2 (2.82%) Calypso
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.41%) Trillium
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) Ariba
3 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.41%) Actimize
3 1 (1.41%) DataFlux