The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Investment Banking Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
UK
Rank 556 549 535
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 39 79 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 62
Median daily rate £600 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £495 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £386
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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Investment Banking Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Investment Banking Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Investment Banking Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Investment Banking Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 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 -3 39 £600 +9.09% 1
London -27 39 £600 +9.09% 1
City of London -10 8 £600 +9.09%
Canary Wharf +1 1 £650 +62.50%

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 53 (60.92%) Banking
1 53 (60.92%) Investment Banking
2 47 (54.02%) Finance
3 33 (37.93%) Business Analysis
4 28 (32.18%) MiFID
5 24 (27.59%) Derivative
5 24 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (25.29%) Project Management
7 21 (24.14%) GAP Analysis
8 20 (22.99%) Front Office
8 20 (22.99%) Equities
8 20 (22.99%) Test Scripting
9 15 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (17.24%) SQL
10 14 (16.09%) Fixed Income
10 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 13 (14.94%) Fintech
11 13 (14.94%) Data Management
12 11 (12.64%) Back Office
12 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (10.34%) Data Analysis
15 8 (9.20%) QA
15 8 (9.20%) Risk Management
15 8 (9.20%) Data Modelling
16 7 (8.05%) Equity Derivative
16 7 (8.05%) SDLC
17 6 (6.90%) OTC Derivatives
17 6 (6.90%) User Stories

Investment Banking 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 2 (2.30%) Confluence
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
1 4 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.15%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (1.15%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.15%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.15%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (1.15%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) DB2
2 2 (2.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.15%) HBase
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 53 (60.92%) Banking
1 53 (60.92%) Investment Banking
2 47 (54.02%) Finance
3 20 (22.99%) Front Office
4 11 (12.64%) Back Office
5 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.15%) International Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.30%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) FpML
3 1 (1.15%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) Derivative
2 20 (22.99%) Equities
3 15 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (16.09%) Fixed Income
5 13 (14.94%) Fintech
6 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (8.05%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (6.90%) OTC Derivatives
9 5 (5.75%) Reference Data
10 4 (4.60%) Credit Risk
11 2 (2.30%) User Experience
12 1 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
12 1 (1.15%) Market Risk
12 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
12 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.30%) Unix
2 2 (2.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Business Analysis
2 24 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (25.29%) Project Management
4 21 (24.14%) GAP Analysis
5 20 (22.99%) Test Scripting
6 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 13 (14.94%) Data Management
8 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (10.34%) Data Analysis
10 8 (9.20%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.20%) Risk Management
11 7 (8.05%) SDLC
12 6 (6.90%) Migration
12 6 (6.90%) User Stories
13 5 (5.75%) Change Management
13 5 (5.75%) Logical Data Model
13 5 (5.75%) Regulatory Compliance
13 5 (5.75%) Use Case
13 5 (5.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) Java
3 2 (2.30%) C++
3 2 (2.30%) Perl
3 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.30%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) C#
4 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (32.18%) MiFID
2 8 (9.20%) QA
3 2 (2.30%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.30%) FATCA
4 1 (1.15%) COBIT
4 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.15%) EMIR
4 1 (1.15%) IFRS
4 1 (1.15%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.15%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 5 (5.75%) PeopleSoft
1 5 (5.75%) Sybase
2 4 (4.60%) GoldenSource
2 4 (4.60%) Murex
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.30%) SunGard
5 1 (1.15%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.15%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Splunk