The table below looks at the statistics for the Business IT Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business IT Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business IT Analyst
Rank 430 447 409
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 198 165 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 115 132
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £53.00 £26.50 £113.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -76.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 £113.50
% change year-on-year
- -76.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business IT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business IT Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business IT Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Business IT Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business IT Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +30 187 £450 - 47
London +28 119 £533 -3.18% 19
South East +14 24 £343 +14.16% 8
City of London +27 14 £550 -4.34% 5
Yorkshire -9 13 £425 +1.19% 7
North West -12 13 £400 +5.26% 4
Hampshire +13 10 £310 -14.48% 2
West Midlands -5 9 £363 +7.40% 4
Scotland -4 8 £350 -6.66% 3
Edinburgh -11 8 £350 -6.66% 1
Surrey -12 8 £438 +45.83%
North Yorkshire +12 7 - - 1
Manchester -12 7 £400 -4.47% 2
Northallerton - 7 - -
Epsom +9 6 - -
Cheshire -3 6 £430 +13.15% 2
South West +8 4 £360 -16.27% 1
Sheffield - 4 £425 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £300 -30.19% 1
Birmingham 0 3 £300 -14.28% 2
East of England -4 3 £400 +10.34% 1
Bristol - 3 £350 - 1
Fareham - 3 £310 -
Winchester - 3 £425 - 1
Berkshire +8 2 £425 +6.25% 4
Hertfordshire +4 2 £400 +33.33%
Cardiff -8 2 £325 - 1
Wales -9 2 £325 - 1
South Wales -11 2 £325 - 1

Business IT Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business IT 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 Business IT Analyst in their job title.

1 155 (40.68%) Business Analysis
2 153 (40.16%) Finance
3 109 (28.61%) Banking
4 85 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (19.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (15.75%) SQL
8 58 (15.22%) Investment Banking
9 50 (13.12%) Equities
9 50 (13.12%) Front Office
10 49 (12.86%) Project Management
11 47 (12.34%) Derivative
12 42 (11.02%) Degree
13 41 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 40 (10.50%) SDLC
15 34 (8.92%) QA
16 33 (8.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 31 (8.14%) ISEB
18 28 (7.35%) Data Modelling
19 27 (7.09%) Change Management
19 27 (7.09%) Use Case
20 26 (6.82%) Waterfall
21 24 (6.30%) MiFID
21 24 (6.30%) Asset Management
21 24 (6.30%) Fixed Income
21 24 (6.30%) Legal
22 23 (6.04%) GAP Analysis
23 22 (5.77%) Market Risk
24 21 (5.51%) Risk Management
25 20 (5.25%) XML

Business IT Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business IT 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 Business IT Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.52%) Confluence
1 2 (0.52%) LiveLink
1 2 (0.52%) MS Project Server
1 2 (0.52%) SAS
1 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.26%) JBoss
2 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (4.20%) MS Office
2 14 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.89%) MS Project
5 10 (2.62%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.52%) Hi Portfolio
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.52%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.52%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.26%) Maximo
5 1 (0.26%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.26%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) SaaS
2 3 (0.79%) Taleo
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.52%) WAN
2 1 (0.26%) DMZ
2 1 (0.26%) DNS
2 1 (0.26%) Firewall
2 1 (0.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.26%) Intranet
2 1 (0.26%) VoIP
2 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.36%) Big Data
1 9 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.57%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.05%) SQLPlus
4 3 (0.79%) Apache Hive
4 3 (0.79%) dBASE
4 3 (0.79%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.26%) MS Access
6 1 (0.26%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (0.79%) JIRA
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.26%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
General
1 153 (40.16%) Finance
2 109 (28.61%) Banking
3 58 (15.22%) Investment Banking
4 50 (13.12%) Front Office
5 24 (6.30%) Legal
6 15 (3.94%) Back Office
7 12 (3.15%) Retail
8 11 (2.89%) Corporate Banking
8 11 (2.89%) Law
9 6 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.05%) Advertising
10 4 (1.05%) Marketing
11 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Games
12 2 (0.52%) Local Government
12 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.52%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.25%) XML
2 14 (3.67%) FpML
3 6 (1.57%) Web Services
4 3 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.79%) JMS
5 2 (0.52%) .NET
5 2 (0.52%) Dojo
5 2 (0.52%) XBRL
6 1 (0.26%) FIXML
6 1 (0.26%) JSON
6 1 (0.26%) Middleware
6 1 (0.26%) SOAP
6 1 (0.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (13.12%) Equities
3 47 (12.34%) Derivative
4 33 (8.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (6.30%) Fixed Income
6 22 (5.77%) Market Risk
7 11 (2.89%) Reference Data
8 8 (2.10%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.84%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (1.57%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.31%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.31%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.05%) FMCG
12 4 (1.05%) Online Banking
12 4 (1.05%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.57%) Windows
2 2 (0.52%) Linux
2 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.26%) Android
3 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.26%) Unix
3 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (40.68%) Business Analysis
2 77 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (19.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (12.86%) Project Management
5 41 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (10.50%) SDLC
7 28 (7.35%) Data Modelling
8 27 (7.09%) Change Management
8 27 (7.09%) Use Case
9 26 (6.82%) Waterfall
10 24 (6.30%) Asset Management
11 23 (6.04%) GAP Analysis
12 21 (5.51%) Risk Management
13 20 (5.25%) CRM
13 20 (5.25%) UML
14 19 (4.99%) PRINCE2
14 19 (4.99%) Translating Business Requirements
15 18 (4.72%) Data Analysis
16 17 (4.46%) Analytics
17 16 (4.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (15.75%) SQL
2 7 (1.84%) Java
3 4 (1.05%) Python
4 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.52%) VBScript
6 1 (0.26%) C
6 1 (0.26%) C++
6 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.26%) VB
6 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (11.02%) Degree
2 31 (8.14%) ISEB
3 5 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.79%) ACCA
5 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.92%) QA
2 24 (6.30%) MiFID
3 12 (3.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 12 (3.15%) EMIR
4 9 (2.36%) FATCA
5 8 (2.10%) CRD IV
6 7 (1.84%) Basel II
7 4 (1.05%) SEPA
8 3 (0.79%) SLA
9 2 (0.52%) Basel III
9 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.26%) HL7
10 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) vRealize
2 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (4.72%) Oracle
2 17 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.89%) SAP
4 4 (1.05%) Fidessa
4 4 (1.05%) Murex
5 3 (0.79%) Charles River
5 3 (0.79%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.52%) Actimize
6 2 (0.52%) Avaloq
6 2 (0.52%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.52%) Calypso
6 2 (0.52%) HP
6 2 (0.52%) OpenText
6 2 (0.52%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.52%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.26%) hybris
7 1 (0.26%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.26%) Northgate
7 1 (0.26%) Orchard
7 1 (0.26%) Pega
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