The first table below looks at the demand for the Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Services Business Analyst
Rank 517 478 458
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 70 66 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 103
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £370 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +14.28%
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
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
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 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Financial Services Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Financial Services Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Services Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Services Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Financial Services Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Financial Services Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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 -73 63 £400 -4.76% 24
London -18 31 £400 -8.57% 9
East of England -21 9 £316 -20.93% 1
Scotland -11 7 £380 +1.33%
South East -11 7 £375 -11.76% 6
Yorkshire - 5 £351 - 2
Glasgow +8 4 £375 -3.22%
North West -14 4 £343 -14.37% 4
South West -23 4 £365 -1.35% 2
Essex -24 4 - - 1
Leeds - 4 £351 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £351 - 1
Bristol -12 3 £395 - 1
Buckinghamshire -17 3 £375 +7.14%
City of London -19 3 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - 3 £313 -
Cheshire - 3 £343 - 1
East Midlands -7 2 £625 -
Milton Keynes -16 2 £398 +13.57%
Basildon - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - - 3
Hampshire +5 1 £475 +11.76% 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £475 - 1
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £358 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Preston - - - -
Redhill - - - - 2
Slough - - - -

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in their job title.

1 138 (100.00%) Finance
2 79 (57.25%) Business Analysis
3 53 (38.41%) Banking
4 36 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (18.12%) Project Management
6 19 (13.77%) Scrum
6 19 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (13.04%) User Stories
8 17 (12.32%) Waterfall
9 16 (11.59%) QA
10 15 (10.87%) Retail
11 14 (10.14%) Automotive
12 13 (9.42%) ISEB
13 11 (7.97%) UML
13 11 (7.97%) Change Management
13 11 (7.97%) Migration
14 10 (7.25%) GAP Analysis
14 10 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2
15 9 (6.52%) Data Analysis
15 9 (6.52%) Use Case
15 9 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (6.52%) Data Migration
16 8 (5.80%) Retail Banking
17 7 (5.07%) ITIL
17 7 (5.07%) SQL
17 7 (5.07%) MS Project
17 7 (5.07%) MS Visio
18 6 (4.35%) Service Management
18 6 (4.35%) Validation

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) MS Project
1 7 (5.07%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.62%) MS Office
3 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.72%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) JIRA
2 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 138 (100.00%) Finance
2 53 (38.41%) Banking
3 15 (10.87%) Retail
4 14 (10.14%) Automotive
5 8 (5.80%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.90%) Legal
7 3 (2.17%) Marketing
7 3 (2.17%) Advertising
8 2 (1.45%) Front Office
8 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.72%) Billing
9 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.90%) Social Media
2 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.45%) Statistics
4 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.72%) PMI
4 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Exalytics
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (57.25%) Business Analysis
2 36 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (18.12%) Project Management
4 19 (13.77%) Scrum
4 19 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.04%) User Stories
6 17 (12.32%) Waterfall
7 11 (7.97%) UML
7 11 (7.97%) Change Management
7 11 (7.97%) Migration
8 10 (7.25%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.52%) Data Analysis
9 9 (6.52%) Use Case
9 9 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.52%) Data Migration
10 7 (5.07%) ITIL
11 6 (4.35%) Service Management
11 6 (4.35%) Validation
11 6 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.07%) SQL
2 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (9.42%) ISEB
2 4 (2.90%) Degree
3 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.72%) CCA
4 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) COBIT
3 1 (0.72%) MiFID
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.72%) Basel III
3 1 (0.72%) EMIR
Vendors
1 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (0.72%) Casewise
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle
4 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.72%) Cognos
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago