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 1 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
Rank 597 566 563
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 39 98 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 70 55
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
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 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 2016.

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 8 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 1 October 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 -41 36 £525 -4.54% 3
London -52 35 £525 -4.54% 3
City of London +11 4 £450 -16.27% 2
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Scotland - 2 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £425 -
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 63 (77.78%) Banking
2 61 (75.31%) Investment Banking
3 37 (45.68%) Business Analysis
3 37 (45.68%) Finance
4 17 (20.99%) Back Office
4 17 (20.99%) SQL
5 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.52%) Equities
7 14 (17.28%) Change Management
7 14 (17.28%) Front Office
7 14 (17.28%) Fixed Income
8 13 (16.05%) Derivative
9 12 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
11 9 (11.11%) Data Analysis
12 8 (9.88%) Use Case
12 8 (9.88%) Workflow
12 8 (9.88%) ISEB
13 7 (8.64%) Murex
13 7 (8.64%) Fidessa
13 7 (8.64%) ERD
13 7 (8.64%) MiFID
13 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.64%) Change Control
14 6 (7.41%) Migration
15 5 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
15 5 (6.17%) Data Management
15 5 (6.17%) Degree

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 (2.47%) Confluence
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
1 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.23%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.23%) Summit
2 1 (1.23%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (1.23%) SunGard Stream Ubix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.23%) Big Data
1 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
1 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.23%) HBase
1 1 (1.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) JIRA
2 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.23%) TestDirector
General
1 63 (77.78%) Banking
2 61 (75.31%) Investment Banking
3 37 (45.68%) Finance
4 17 (20.99%) Back Office
5 14 (17.28%) Front Office
6 2 (2.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) XML
2 2 (2.47%) FpML
2 2 (2.47%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.23%) HTML
3 1 (1.23%) Murex MxML
3 1 (1.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Equities
2 14 (17.28%) Fixed Income
3 13 (16.05%) Derivative
4 12 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.17%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (6.17%) Market Risk
7 4 (4.94%) Credit Risk
7 4 (4.94%) Fintech
8 3 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.70%) Reference Data
8 3 (3.70%) User Experience
9 2 (2.47%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.23%) Equity Risk
10 1 (1.23%) Pricing Data
10 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.23%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
1 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) Business Analysis
2 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.28%) Change Management
4 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.88%) Use Case
7 8 (9.88%) Workflow
8 7 (8.64%) Change Control
8 7 (8.64%) ERD
9 6 (7.41%) Migration
10 5 (6.17%) Data Management
10 5 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (6.17%) SDLC
11 4 (4.94%) Data Architecture
11 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.94%) Fund Management
11 4 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) Java
2 2 (2.47%) VBA
3 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.23%) Python
3 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) ISEB
2 5 (6.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) MiFID
2 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.47%) FATCA
3 1 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.23%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Fidessa
1 7 (8.64%) Murex
2 4 (4.94%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.47%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.23%) Calypso
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) SunGard
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