The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Financial Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Financial
UK
Rank 532 501 480
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 63 117 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 103 106
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £360 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Financial Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 -35 63 £450 - 6
London -14 32 £500 -0.49% 2
South East +13 11 £500 +17.30% 3
East Midlands +12 7 £425 -
Berkshire +7 5 - - 1
City of London -13 5 £438 -23.91% 1
Northampton - 5 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £450 -
West Midlands -9 4 £419 -1.47%
North West +15 3 £250 -58.33% 1
East Sussex +8 3 £500 -
West Yorkshire +12 2 £375 -5.06%
Yorkshire +9 2 £375 -6.25%
South West +4 2 £416 +15.55%
Leeds -1 2 £375 -3.84%
Lancashire - 2 £250 -
Solihull - 2 £438 -
Warwickshire - 2 £363 -
Manchester +13 1 - - 1
Hampshire +12 1 £625 +60.25%
Bristol +6 1 £416 +18.85%
Brighton +6 1 £375 -
East of England +2 1 - -
Hertfordshire -1 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -18 1 £475 +5.55%
North East -21 1 £475 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 1 £475 +5.55%
Kent - 1 £413 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Financial Business 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 Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 141 (100.00%) Finance
2 50 (35.46%) Banking
3 45 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (29.08%) Business Analysis
5 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (10.64%) Change Management
8 13 (9.22%) UML
9 12 (8.51%) Oracle
9 12 (8.51%) Retail
10 11 (7.80%) Project Management
10 11 (7.80%) Use Case
11 10 (7.09%) Risk Management
12 9 (6.38%) SQL
12 9 (6.38%) MiFID
13 7 (4.96%) Target Operating Model
13 7 (4.96%) User Stories
13 7 (4.96%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.96%) QA
13 7 (4.96%) Data Analysis
13 7 (4.96%) Oracle Financials
13 7 (4.96%) ISEB
13 7 (4.96%) Back Office
14 6 (4.26%) Front Office
14 6 (4.26%) GAP Analysis
14 6 (4.26%) ERP
14 6 (4.26%) Data Modelling
14 6 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.26%) Systems Analysis

Financial Business 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 4 (2.84%) CMS
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.71%) Confluence
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.55%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS Project
4 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.71%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.42%) MS Access
2 2 (1.42%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.71%) Big Data
3 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 141 (100.00%) Finance
2 50 (35.46%) Banking
3 12 (8.51%) Retail
4 7 (4.96%) Back Office
5 6 (4.26%) Front Office
6 5 (3.55%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.55%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.84%) Marketing
8 3 (2.13%) Legal
9 2 (1.42%) Automotive
9 2 (1.42%) Electronics
9 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.42%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.42%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.84%) XML
2 2 (1.42%) .NET
2 2 (1.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) Fixed Income
3 5 (3.55%) Equities
4 4 (2.84%) Derivative
4 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.84%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.13%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.42%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.42%) Fintech
6 2 (1.42%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.71%) Economics
7 1 (0.71%) FMCG
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) PMI
7 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.71%) Windows
1 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (29.08%) Business Analysis
3 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (10.64%) Change Management
6 13 (9.22%) UML
7 11 (7.80%) Project Management
7 11 (7.80%) Use Case
8 10 (7.09%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.96%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.96%) Target Operating Model
9 7 (4.96%) User Stories
9 7 (4.96%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.26%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.26%) ERP
10 6 (4.26%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (3.55%) CRM
11 5 (3.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.38%) SQL
2 3 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (4.96%) ISEB
2 6 (4.26%) Degree
3 5 (3.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) CBAP
4 1 (0.71%) CFA
4 1 (0.71%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.71%) IIBA
4 1 (0.71%) MBA
4 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) MiFID
2 7 (4.96%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) Basel III
3 2 (1.42%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.42%) EMIR
3 2 (1.42%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.71%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.71%) Basel II
4 1 (0.71%) COREP
4 1 (0.71%) FINREP
4 1 (0.71%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle
2 4 (2.84%) SAP
3 3 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.42%) Adobe
4 2 (1.42%) CODA
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.71%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.71%) Murex