The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Financial Services Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Financial Services
Rank 582 534 556
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 82 113 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 89 43
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £406 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.41% +11.16%
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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Financial Services Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 1 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -31 68 £435 +2.35% 19
London -22 35 £475 -5.00% 9
South East -7 18 £400 +3.22% 6
Scotland -21 16 £375 +7.14% 3
Edinburgh -10 11 £400 +14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 8 £380 -0.32% 2
Milton Keynes +12 8 £380 +1.33% 2
City of London +47 5 £400 -36.00% 3
Glasgow - 5 £350 - 1
South West -3 4 £448 +8.74%
Bristol -5 4 £448 +23.44%
North West -17 4 £379 -13.45% 1
East Midlands +7 3 £513 +13.88%
Manchester -6 3 £332 -14.25% 1
West Sussex - 3 £425 -
Northamptonshire +10 2 £513 +20.58%
Halifax +6 2 £374 +12.91%
Brighton +6 2 £338 -
Canary Wharf +4 2 - -
East Sussex -1 2 £338 -10.00%
Yorkshire -8 2 £374 -0.33% 1
Surrey -9 2 £500 -9.09% 3
West Yorkshire -11 2 £374 +2.25% 1
Worthing - 2 - -
Hampshire -2 1 £400 +4.91% 1
West Midlands -18 1 £413 -2.94% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £435 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £450 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 £450 -

Financial Services Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in the job title.

1 166 (100.00%) Finance
2 83 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 59 (35.54%) Banking
4 53 (31.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (12.05%) Investment Banking
8 17 (10.24%) Retail
9 16 (9.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 15 (9.04%) Cash Management
11 14 (8.43%) FATCA
11 14 (8.43%) KYC
12 13 (7.83%) Use Case
12 13 (7.83%) Retail Banking
12 13 (7.83%) Billing
12 13 (7.83%) MiFID
12 13 (7.83%) Project Management
13 12 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (7.23%) Waterfall
13 12 (7.23%) User Experience
14 11 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (6.63%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (6.63%) Asset Management
15 10 (6.02%) Change Management
15 10 (6.02%) MS Visio
15 10 (6.02%) PRINCE2
16 9 (5.42%) ISEB
16 9 (5.42%) Legal
17 8 (4.82%) Wealth Management
17 8 (4.82%) QA

Financial Services 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 6 (3.61%) CMS
2 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.20%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.81%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (1.20%) BASE24
3 2 (1.20%) Sonata
3 2 (1.20%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.81%) Skype
2 1 (0.60%) ATM
2 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Axure RP
1 2 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 166 (100.00%) Finance
2 59 (35.54%) Banking
3 20 (12.05%) Investment Banking
4 17 (10.24%) Retail
5 13 (7.83%) Billing
5 13 (7.83%) Retail Banking
6 9 (5.42%) Legal
7 6 (3.61%) Electronics
7 6 (3.61%) Front Office
7 6 (3.61%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.61%) Marketing
7 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) FIX Protocol
1 5 (3.01%) FIXML
1 5 (3.01%) XML
2 4 (2.41%) FpML
3 2 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.23%) User Experience
2 11 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.22%) Derivative
4 6 (3.61%) SWIFT
5 5 (3.01%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.81%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.81%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.20%) Tandem
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.60%) Linux
1 1 (0.60%) Unix
1 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 53 (31.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (9.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 15 (9.04%) Cash Management
7 14 (8.43%) KYC
8 13 (7.83%) Project Management
8 13 (7.83%) Use Case
9 12 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (7.23%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.63%) Asset Management
10 11 (6.63%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (6.02%) Change Management
11 10 (6.02%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.82%) Data Analysis
12 8 (4.82%) Wealth Management
13 7 (4.22%) Migration
13 7 (4.22%) UML
13 7 (4.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.22%) SQL
2 1 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (5.42%) ISEB
2 7 (4.22%) Degree
3 1 (0.60%) CBAP
3 1 (0.60%) CCA
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) FATCA
2 13 (7.83%) MiFID
3 8 (4.82%) QA
4 4 (2.41%) ISO 9000
5 3 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.81%) EMIR
6 1 (0.60%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (3.61%) SAP
2 5 (3.01%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.81%) Algorithmics
3 3 (1.81%) Vermilion
4 2 (1.20%) Avaloq
4 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix
5 1 (0.60%) Cognos
5 1 (0.60%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle
5 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.60%) Tableau
5 1 (0.60%) WorldPay
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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