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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 379 377 350
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 44 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 24
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£550 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £428 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £740 £753
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £415 £430
% change year-on-year
+9.63% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
21920 22774 20632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.32% 93.19% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15790 15744 13757
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 372 536
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromley - 5 £600 -
City of London +17 4 £500 -18.36% 2
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (17.11%) Banking
4 13 (17.11%) Retail
5 8 (10.53%) Project Management
5 8 (10.53%) UML
5 8 (10.53%) Use Case
6 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) Advertising
7 6 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) CRM
7 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.58%) SAP
8 5 (6.58%) ISEB
8 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
9 4 (5.26%) Document Management
9 4 (5.26%) Validation
9 4 (5.26%) Back Office
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (5.26%) Siebel
9 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Spanish Language
9 4 (5.26%) Requirements Management
9 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (3.95%) Actimize

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) SAS
2 1 (1.32%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.32%) Force.com
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Banking
2 13 (17.11%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Advertising
4 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Back Office
5 4 (5.26%) Spanish Language
6 3 (3.95%) Front Office
7 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.32%) Marketing
8 1 (1.32%) German Language
8 1 (1.32%) Legal
8 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.32%) Visualforce
1 1 (1.32%) Mason
1 1 (1.32%) XML
1 1 (1.32%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Derivative
3 2 (2.63%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.63%) FMCG
3 2 (2.63%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.32%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.32%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.32%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (10.53%) Project Management
3 8 (10.53%) UML
3 8 (10.53%) Use Case
4 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
5 6 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (7.89%) CRM
5 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.26%) Document Management
7 4 (5.26%) Validation
7 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Requirements Management
8 3 (3.95%) ERP
8 3 (3.95%) Quality Management
8 3 (3.95%) Migration
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.32%) VBA
2 1 (1.32%) C
2 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) ISEB
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) Siebel Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
1 3 (3.95%) Basel III
2 2 (2.63%) Basel II
2 2 (2.63%) EMIR
2 2 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) UCITS
3 1 (1.32%) MiFID
3 1 (1.32%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) SAP
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Siebel
3 3 (3.95%) Actimize
3 3 (3.95%) Thunderhead
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) Palantir
5 1 (1.32%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix