The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Business Analyst
Rank 453 504 468
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 155 99 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 79 66
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £333 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.46% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
51737 49836 45640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.60% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32579 30554 26426
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1958 1985 2120
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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
England +5 118 £425 - 29
London +11 60 £501 +17.88% 12
Scotland +20 26 £350 -22.22% 2
Edinburgh - 16 £350 - 1
West Midlands - 13 £425 - 1
North West -14 12 £352 +5.07% 2
South East -21 12 £375 - 6
South West +4 10 £405 -5.81% 2
Wales +1 10 £350 -6.66%
Cheshire -5 10 £352 +5.07% 1
South Wales +9 9 £350 -6.66%
West Lothian -1 8 - -
Livingston -1 8 - -
Fife - 8 - -
Dunfermline - 8 - -
Cardiff +7 7 £350 -6.66%
City of London -10 7 £425 - 7
Yorkshire -16 6 £350 -14.63% 3
West Yorkshire -20 5 £363 -11.58% 3
Renfrewshire - 5 - -
North Lanarkshire - 5 - -
Motherwell - 5 - -
Paisley - 5 - -
Bristol 0 4 £405 -22.85%
Surrey -1 4 - - 1
Milton Keynes -8 4 £375 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £375 +7.14%
Swindon +1 3 £412 -2.31%
Wiltshire -2 3 £412 -2.31%
Birmingham - 3 £365 -

Financial Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 287 (100.00%) Finance
2 133 (46.34%) Business Analysis
3 87 (30.31%) Banking
4 82 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (12.20%) Retail
7 28 (9.76%) Data Analysis
8 25 (8.71%) Retail Banking
9 21 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (7.32%) Target Operating Model
10 20 (6.97%) Workflow
11 19 (6.62%) SQL
11 19 (6.62%) Waterfall
11 19 (6.62%) Use Case
12 18 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (6.27%) UML
12 18 (6.27%) Project Management
12 18 (6.27%) ISEB
13 16 (5.57%) MS Visio
13 16 (5.57%) Telecoms
13 16 (5.57%) Validation
14 14 (4.88%) Derivative
14 14 (4.88%) Investment Banking
15 13 (4.53%) GAP Analysis
16 12 (4.18%) Change Management
16 12 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (4.18%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.18%) Degree
17 11 (3.83%) Data Centre
17 11 (3.83%) Investment Management

Financial Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 3 (1.05%) SAS
1 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.70%) CMS
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.35%) Confluence
3 1 (0.35%) Lync
3 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (5.57%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.74%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.05%) MS Office
5 2 (0.70%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.70%) HFM
4 1 (0.35%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.35%) Agresso
4 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.35%) Maximo
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.35%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.35%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) Broadband
2 2 (0.70%) Intranet
2 2 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.70%) Big Data
2 2 (0.70%) MySQL
2 2 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.35%) MS Access
3 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) ERwin
1 1 (0.35%) JIRA
1 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 287 (100.00%) Finance
2 87 (30.31%) Banking
3 35 (12.20%) Retail
4 25 (8.71%) Retail Banking
5 16 (5.57%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.88%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.79%) Front Office
7 8 (2.79%) Legal
8 7 (2.44%) Back Office
8 7 (2.44%) Marketing
9 5 (1.74%) Automotive
10 4 (1.39%) Law
10 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.39%) Electronics
11 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.70%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.74%) .NET
2 3 (1.05%) XML
3 2 (0.70%) FIXML
4 1 (0.35%) FpML
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) XSLT
4 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.88%) Derivative
3 11 (3.83%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.14%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.09%) Equities
5 6 (2.09%) User Experience
6 5 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (1.74%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.39%) DTV
8 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.70%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.35%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.35%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.35%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (46.34%) Business Analysis
2 82 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (9.76%) Data Analysis
5 21 (7.32%) Target Operating Model
6 20 (6.97%) Workflow
7 19 (6.62%) Use Case
7 19 (6.62%) Waterfall
8 18 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (6.27%) UML
8 18 (6.27%) Project Management
9 16 (5.57%) Validation
10 13 (4.53%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (4.18%) Change Management
11 12 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (4.18%) E-Commerce
12 11 (3.83%) Migration
12 11 (3.83%) Scrum
12 11 (3.83%) Investment Management
13 10 (3.48%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.62%) SQL
2 5 (1.74%) Java
3 2 (0.70%) VBA
4 1 (0.35%) C++
4 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (6.27%) ISEB
2 12 (4.18%) Degree
3 5 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.70%) IIBA
5 1 (0.35%) ACCA
5 1 (0.35%) CIMA
5 1 (0.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.44%) GAAP
2 6 (2.09%) EMIR
3 5 (1.74%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.39%) QA
5 3 (1.05%) FATCA
5 3 (1.05%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.35%) FINREP
6 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) MiFID
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (3.14%) SAP
2 8 (2.79%) Oracle
3 5 (1.74%) Business Objects
4 4 (1.39%) Cognos
4 4 (1.39%) Calypso
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.05%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.70%) Teradata
7 1 (0.35%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.35%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.35%) Ektron
7 1 (0.35%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) Murex
7 1 (0.35%) HP
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) Sybase
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