The first table below looks at the demand for the Financial Business 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 Financial Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Business Analyst
Rank 490 452 385
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -67
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 113 100 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 63 172
Average daily rate £400 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Financial Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Financial Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Financial Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Financial Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Financial Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Financial Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Business 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 Financial Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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
England -12 105 £400 - 28
London -18 60 £425 -2.85% 10
City of London -6 14 £375 -11.76% 3
East of England -25 13 £445 +11.25% 1
South East -14 9 £375 +11.94% 6
Yorkshire -13 7 £351 -6.53% 2
Scotland -16 7 £380 +9.35%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £465 -
West Yorkshire -11 6 £351 -6.53% 1
Leeds -14 5 £351 -6.53%
South West -15 5 £341 -7.77% 3
North West -19 5 £325 -18.75% 5
Glasgow +7 4 £375 -3.22%
East Midlands -4 4 £425 -
Essex -17 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -19 4 £388 +10.71%
Cheshire - 4 £325 - 1
Bristol -13 3 £395 - 3
Milton Keynes -15 3 £400 +14.28%
Surrey - 3 £365 - 3
Wiltshire -17 2 £318 -14.18%
Basildon - 2 - -
Hampshire -2 1 £475 +11.76% 1
Berkshire -9 1 £358 -
West Midlands -11 1 £213 -46.87% 1
Manchester -15 1 - - 1
South Wales -16 1 £425 +13.33%
Cardiff -18 1 £425 +13.33%
Wales -24 1 £425 +13.33%
Warwickshire - 1 £213 - 1

Financial Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Financial 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 Financial Business Analyst in their job title.

1 215 (100.00%) Finance
2 111 (51.63%) Business Analysis
3 89 (41.40%) Banking
4 45 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (15.35%) Project Management
6 29 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (12.09%) Scrum
8 23 (10.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (10.70%) Waterfall
9 22 (10.23%) QA
10 21 (9.77%) UML
11 19 (8.84%) ISEB
12 18 (8.37%) Retail
12 18 (8.37%) Use Case
12 18 (8.37%) User Stories
13 17 (7.91%) Data Analysis
13 17 (7.91%) Investment Banking
13 17 (7.91%) SQL
14 15 (6.98%) MS Visio
14 15 (6.98%) Automotive
15 13 (6.05%) GAP Analysis
15 13 (6.05%) Migration
15 13 (6.05%) PRINCE2
16 12 (5.58%) Microsoft
17 11 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (5.12%) Change Management
17 11 (5.12%) Risk Management
17 11 (5.12%) Data Migration
18 9 (4.19%) E-Commerce
18 9 (4.19%) MS Office

Financial Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Financial 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 Financial Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.19%) MS Office
3 8 (3.72%) MS Project
3 8 (3.72%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.93%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.47%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.47%) DB2
3 1 (0.47%) QlikView
3 1 (0.47%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (2.33%) JIRA
2 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 215 (100.00%) Finance
2 89 (41.40%) Banking
3 18 (8.37%) Retail
4 17 (7.91%) Investment Banking
5 15 (6.98%) Automotive
6 9 (4.19%) Retail Banking
7 7 (3.26%) Front Office
8 6 (2.79%) Legal
9 4 (1.86%) Marketing
9 4 (1.86%) Advertising
10 3 (1.40%) Billing
11 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.47%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.79%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.72%) Credit Risk
2 4 (1.86%) Social Media
2 4 (1.86%) Derivative
2 4 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.40%) Equities
3 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.93%) Statistics
4 2 (0.93%) NHS
4 2 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.47%) PMI
5 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.47%) iPad
5 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Exalytics
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.63%) Business Analysis
2 45 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (15.35%) Project Management
4 29 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.09%) Scrum
6 23 (10.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (10.70%) Waterfall
7 21 (9.77%) UML
8 18 (8.37%) Use Case
8 18 (8.37%) User Stories
9 17 (7.91%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.05%) GAP Analysis
10 13 (6.05%) Migration
10 13 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 11 (5.12%) Change Management
11 11 (5.12%) Risk Management
11 11 (5.12%) Data Migration
12 9 (4.19%) E-Commerce
13 8 (3.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (3.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.91%) SQL
2 2 (0.93%) C#
3 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (8.84%) ISEB
2 9 (4.19%) Degree
3 3 (1.40%) CIMA
3 3 (1.40%) ACCA
4 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.47%) CCA
5 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.23%) QA
2 9 (4.19%) Basel III
3 7 (3.26%) FINREP
4 6 (2.79%) COREP
5 4 (1.86%) COBIT
6 3 (1.40%) FATCA
7 2 (0.93%) EMIR
8 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.47%) MiFID
8 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (5.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle
3 3 (1.40%) SAP
4 2 (0.93%) Cognos
4 2 (0.93%) Hyperion
4 2 (0.93%) Charles River
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe
5 1 (0.47%) Remedy
5 1 (0.47%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.47%) Norkom
5 1 (0.47%) Casewise
5 1 (0.47%) Actimize
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £459 per day
Posted: 20 days ago