The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business IT Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business IT Analyst
UK
Rank 479 450 456
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 108 183 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 117 101
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +10.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £53.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.83% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £26.50

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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Business IT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business IT Analyst in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -45 99 £450 -10.00% 20
London -52 58 £525 -4.54% 5
South East +17 17 £425 +37.09% 4
City of London -8 9 £600 +14.28% 2
Scotland +28 8 £456 +30.35%
Hampshire +13 7 £438 +41.12%
West Midlands -10 7 £269 -25.86% 1
South West - 6 £380 - 2
Edinburgh +18 4 £525 +50.00%
East Midlands - 4 £450 -
Berkshire +22 3 £425 -15.00%
North West +17 3 £281 -26.94% 2
Milton Keynes +4 3 £370 +23.33%
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £370 +23.33%
Somerset - 3 £380 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £450 -
Northampton - 3 £450 -
Eastleigh - 3 £463 -
Bath - 3 £380 -
Farnborough - 3 £425 -
West Yorkshire +15 2 £200 -50.61% 3
Manchester +6 2 £338 -3.57%
East of England +5 2 £388 -3.12% 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £200 -52.94% 5
Coventry -19 2 £363 -12.12%
Dundee - 2 £388 -
Exeter - 2 £338 -
Oxford - 2 £350 -
Devon - 2 £338 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 - 1

Business IT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Business IT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business IT Analyst in the job title.

1 84 (33.07%) Business Analysis
2 79 (31.10%) Banking
3 77 (30.31%) Finance
4 50 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (13.39%) Investment Banking
7 31 (12.20%) Front Office
8 26 (10.24%) Data Analysis
9 25 (9.84%) Derivative
10 24 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (9.06%) Information Security
11 23 (9.06%) Project Management
11 23 (9.06%) SQL
12 21 (8.27%) Migration
13 19 (7.48%) MiFID
13 19 (7.48%) Degree
14 18 (7.09%) Change Management
15 16 (6.30%) PRINCE2
15 16 (6.30%) Data Modelling
15 16 (6.30%) Equities
16 14 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (5.51%) Microsoft
16 14 (5.51%) SDLC
16 14 (5.51%) SIEM
17 13 (5.12%) ISEB
17 13 (5.12%) MS Visio
17 13 (5.12%) MS Excel
17 13 (5.12%) Risk Management
17 13 (5.12%) Use Case
17 13 (5.12%) Retail

Business IT Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.39%) Apache
3 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.39%) Confluence
3 1 (0.39%) FileNet
3 1 (0.39%) SAS
3 1 (0.39%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 13 (5.12%) MS Excel
1 13 (5.12%) MS Visio
2 11 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (3.54%) MS Office
4 2 (0.79%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.39%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Summit
2 1 (0.39%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.39%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.57%) Office 365
2 3 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.79%) LAN
1 2 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.39%) Firewall
2 1 (0.39%) Network Security
2 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.18%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.79%) Big Data
3 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.39%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.39%) HBase
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) QlikView
4 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (1.97%) JIRA
2 2 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (31.10%) Banking
2 77 (30.31%) Finance
3 34 (13.39%) Investment Banking
4 31 (12.20%) Front Office
5 13 (5.12%) Retail
6 12 (4.72%) Marketing
7 10 (3.94%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.36%) Advertising
8 6 (2.36%) Back Office
9 5 (1.97%) French Language
9 5 (1.97%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.79%) Games
11 2 (0.79%) Legal
12 1 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Electronics
12 1 (0.39%) German Language
12 1 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.18%) FpML
1 3 (1.18%) Middleware
2 2 (0.79%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) .NET
3 1 (0.39%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.84%) Derivative
2 24 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.30%) Equities
4 12 (4.72%) Fixed Income
4 12 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.54%) Market Risk
6 8 (3.15%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (2.76%) User Experience
8 6 (2.36%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.36%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.57%) Fintech
10 3 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.18%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.79%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.79%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.79%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.18%) Linux
1 3 (1.18%) Windows
2 1 (0.39%) Android
2 1 (0.39%) Unix
2 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (33.07%) Business Analysis
2 50 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (10.24%) Data Analysis
5 23 (9.06%) Information Security
5 23 (9.06%) Project Management
6 21 (8.27%) Migration
7 18 (7.09%) Change Management
8 16 (6.30%) Data Modelling
8 16 (6.30%) PRINCE2
9 14 (5.51%) SDLC
9 14 (5.51%) SIEM
9 14 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (5.12%) Risk Management
10 13 (5.12%) Use Case
11 12 (4.72%) Waterfall
12 11 (4.33%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (4.33%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (4.33%) UML
13 10 (3.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.06%) SQL
2 4 (1.57%) Python
3 2 (0.79%) C++
3 2 (0.79%) Java
4 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (7.48%) Degree
2 13 (5.12%) ISEB
3 11 (4.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.54%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.97%) CISSP
7 4 (1.57%) CISA
8 3 (1.18%) IIBA
9 2 (0.79%) ACCA
9 2 (0.79%) CGEIT
9 2 (0.79%) CRISC
9 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.39%) AAT
10 1 (0.39%) CFA
10 1 (0.39%) CIMA
10 1 (0.39%) CISM
10 1 (0.39%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.39%) MBA
10 1 (0.39%) MOS
10 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.48%) MiFID
2 7 (2.76%) EMIR
3 6 (2.36%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (1.97%) QA
5 4 (1.57%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.18%) AIFMD
6 3 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.18%) FATCA
7 2 (0.79%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.39%) GxP
8 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (0.39%) DatAdvantage
1 1 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (5.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.15%) SAP
3 7 (2.76%) Splunk
3 7 (2.76%) Symantec
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle
5 2 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (0.79%) Epicor
5 2 (0.79%) Murex
5 2 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (0.79%) Saba
5 2 (0.79%) Sage
5 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.79%) SunGard
6 1 (0.39%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.39%) Palantir
6 1 (0.39%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.39%) Tableau
6 1 (0.39%) Varonis
6 1 (0.39%) Workday
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