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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Financial
Rank 564 522 554
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 91 132 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 114 66
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £323 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.58%
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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 89 £450 - 7
London -35 47 £494 +3.94% 2
South East +24 17 £425 +6.25% 3
City of London +9 8 £450 -5.26%
South West +13 6 £351 -14.84% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £425 +6.25%
North West +14 4 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes +11 4 £425 +6.25%
Bristol +2 4 £351 -7.86% 1
Yorkshire +2 4 £375 +3.44%
West Midlands -30 4 £350 -23.28%
West Sussex - 4 £425 -
East Midlands -4 3 £413 +25.00%
Epsom +10 2 - -
Surrey +9 2 - -
West Yorkshire +3 2 £375 +7.14%
Leeds +1 2 £375 +13.20%
Northampton -4 2 £350 +6.06%
Northamptonshire -5 2 £350 +6.06%
Birmingham -7 2 £313 +25.00%
North East -28 2 £413 +7.14%
Berkshire - 2 £450 - 2
East Sussex - 2 £425 -
Worthing - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
York - 2 £375 -
Slough - 2 £450 -
Edinburgh +12 1 £330 -30.52% 1
Wiltshire +11 1 - -
Hampshire +9 1 £525 +27.27% 1

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 217 (100.00%) Finance
2 80 (36.87%) Banking
3 77 (35.48%) Business Analysis
4 70 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (11.98%) User Stories
7 25 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (10.60%) Use Case
9 19 (8.76%) Change Management
9 19 (8.76%) SAP
9 19 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (8.29%) Data Analysis
11 17 (7.83%) Waterfall
11 17 (7.83%) MS Excel
11 17 (7.83%) Microsoft
11 17 (7.83%) Target Operating Model
12 16 (7.37%) MS Visio
12 16 (7.37%) Systems Analysis
13 15 (6.91%) Retail
13 15 (6.91%) Project Management
14 14 (6.45%) Marketing
15 13 (5.99%) UML
15 13 (5.99%) Anti-Money Laundering
16 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (5.53%) GAP Analysis
16 12 (5.53%) Programme Management
16 12 (5.53%) Electronics
16 12 (5.53%) Telecoms
16 12 (5.53%) Manufacturing
16 12 (5.53%) Asset Management

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 9 (4.15%) CMS
2 6 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.46%) Confluence
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.37%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.69%) MS Office
5 6 (2.76%) MS Project
6 2 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (5.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.46%) BASE24
4 1 (0.46%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.46%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.92%) MS Access
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.46%) QlikView
3 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.84%) JIRA
2 2 (0.92%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.46%) ClearQuest
General
1 217 (100.00%) Finance
2 80 (36.87%) Banking
3 15 (6.91%) Retail
4 14 (6.45%) Marketing
5 12 (5.53%) Electronics
5 12 (5.53%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.53%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.61%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.23%) General Ledger
7 7 (3.23%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.30%) Back Office
8 5 (2.30%) Billing
9 4 (1.84%) Front Office
10 2 (0.92%) Automotive
10 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Law
11 1 (0.46%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.30%) XML
2 3 (1.38%) HTML
3 2 (0.92%) .NET
3 2 (0.92%) FIXML
4 1 (0.46%) EDI
4 1 (0.46%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.46%) FpML
4 1 (0.46%) Java EE
4 1 (0.46%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.76%) User Experience
3 5 (2.30%) Derivative
3 5 (2.30%) SWIFT
4 4 (1.84%) Equities
4 4 (1.84%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.38%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.38%) Fintech
5 3 (1.38%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.92%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.46%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.46%) Economics
7 1 (0.46%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.46%) Tandem
7 1 (0.46%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.92%) Windows
2 1 (0.46%) Unix
2 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (35.48%) Business Analysis
2 70 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.98%) User Stories
5 25 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (10.60%) Use Case
7 19 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (8.76%) Change Management
8 18 (8.29%) Data Analysis
9 17 (7.83%) Target Operating Model
9 17 (7.83%) Waterfall
10 16 (7.37%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (6.91%) Project Management
12 13 (5.99%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 13 (5.99%) UML
13 12 (5.53%) Asset Management
13 12 (5.53%) Digital Marketing
13 12 (5.53%) GAP Analysis
13 12 (5.53%) Programme Management
14 11 (5.07%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.23%) SQL
2 4 (1.84%) Java
3 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (3.69%) ISEB
2 7 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (0.46%) CFA
3 1 (0.46%) MBA
3 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.07%) QA
2 6 (2.76%) MiFID
2 6 (2.76%) Solvency II
3 5 (2.30%) FATCA
4 2 (0.92%) Basel II
4 2 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.92%) EMIR
4 2 (0.92%) SEPA
5 1 (0.46%) Basel III
5 1 (0.46%) COREP
5 1 (0.46%) FINREP
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 19 (8.76%) SAP
2 17 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.69%) Oracle
4 6 (2.76%) Adobe
5 3 (1.38%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.92%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.46%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.46%) CODA
7 1 (0.46%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.46%) Infor
7 1 (0.46%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.46%) Murex
7 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.46%) Sage
7 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.46%) Sun
7 1 (0.46%) Tableau
7 1 (0.46%) WorldPay