The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Services Business Analyst
Rank 517 569 499
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -70
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 108 47 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.085% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.092% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 39 66
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£425 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £404 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +7.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 +38 95 £425 +1.49% 18
London +42 39 £488 +8.33% 7
West Midlands - 17 £425 - 5
South East -17 14 £400 +6.66%
South West -8 9 £425 +5.26% 2
Milton Keynes -9 8 £400 +10.34%
Buckinghamshire -12 8 £400 +10.34%
North West -27 7 £352 -6.13% 1
Wales - 7 £380 - 1
South Wales - 7 £380 - 1
City of London +4 6 £369 -18.05% 2
Scotland -2 6 £388 -9.62% 3
Bristol 0 5 £419 +3.71%
Cheshire -5 5 £352 -6.13%
Yorkshire -26 5 £363 +34.25% 1
Cardiff - 5 £425 - 1
West Yorkshire -19 4 £350 - 1
Edinburgh -12 3 £425 +4.29% 2
Fife - 3 £321 -
North East - 3 £425 -
Coventry - 3 £450 - 2
Dunfermline - 3 £321 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £425 -
Surrey -3 2 - -
Wiltshire -3 2 £431 +7.81% 2
Swindon -8 2 £431 +7.81% 2
Leeds - 2 £350 - 1
Paisley - 2 - -
Livingston - 2 - -

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 229 (100.00%) Finance
2 111 (48.47%) Business Analysis
3 69 (30.13%) Banking
4 66 (28.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (14.85%) Retail
7 23 (10.04%) Waterfall
7 23 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (9.61%) Retail Banking
8 22 (9.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (7.42%) Data Analysis
10 16 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.55%) Change Management
12 14 (6.11%) Target Operating Model
13 13 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (5.68%) ISEB
14 12 (5.24%) MS Visio
14 12 (5.24%) SQL
14 12 (5.24%) GAP Analysis
14 12 (5.24%) Data Centre
14 12 (5.24%) Derivative
15 11 (4.80%) Project Management
16 10 (4.37%) PRINCE2
16 10 (4.37%) Telecoms
16 10 (4.37%) Workflow
16 10 (4.37%) Risk Management
16 10 (4.37%) Validation
16 10 (4.37%) SDLC
16 10 (4.37%) EMIR
17 9 (3.93%) Stakeholder Engagement

Financial Services Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (1.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.87%) SAS
2 2 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.44%) Lync
3 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (5.24%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.75%) MS Office
2 4 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.87%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.44%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.44%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) Intranet
2 2 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.87%) Big Data
3 2 (0.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) ERwin
1 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 229 (100.00%) Finance
2 69 (30.13%) Banking
3 34 (14.85%) Retail
4 22 (9.61%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.49%) Legal
6 8 (3.49%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.06%) Marketing
8 6 (2.62%) Front Office
8 6 (2.62%) Back Office
9 4 (1.75%) Electronics
9 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.31%) Automotive
11 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.44%) Advertising
12 1 (0.44%) French Language
12 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.75%) .NET
2 3 (1.31%) XML
3 2 (0.87%) FIXML
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.44%) HTML
4 1 (0.44%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.24%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.24%) Derivative
3 8 (3.49%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.06%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.18%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.75%) DTV
8 3 (1.31%) Equities
8 3 (1.31%) User Experience
8 3 (1.31%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.87%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.44%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.44%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.44%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (48.47%) Business Analysis
2 66 (28.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (10.04%) Waterfall
5 22 (9.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (7.42%) Data Analysis
7 16 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.55%) Change Management
9 14 (6.11%) Target Operating Model
10 13 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (5.24%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (4.80%) Project Management
13 10 (4.37%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.37%) Risk Management
13 10 (4.37%) Workflow
13 10 (4.37%) Validation
13 10 (4.37%) SDLC
14 9 (3.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (3.93%) Migration
15 8 (3.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.24%) SQL
2 5 (2.18%) Java
3 2 (0.87%) VBA
4 1 (0.44%) C++
4 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (5.68%) ISEB
2 6 (2.62%) Degree
3 2 (0.87%) IIBA
3 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.44%) CCA
4 1 (0.44%) CBAP
4 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.37%) EMIR
2 6 (2.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.31%) FATCA
4 2 (0.87%) MiFID
4 2 (0.87%) QA
5 1 (0.44%) Basel III
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.44%) GAAP
5 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (3.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (3.06%) Oracle
1 7 (3.06%) SAP
2 4 (1.75%) Cognos
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe
4 1 (0.44%) Murex
4 1 (0.44%) Calypso
4 1 (0.44%) HP
4 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.44%) Apple
4 1 (0.44%) GoldenSource
4 1 (0.44%) Google
4 1 (0.44%) Avaloq
4 1 (0.44%) Ektron
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