The table below looks at the statistics for the Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Bank Business Analyst
Rank 509 436 421
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 86 143 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 117 129
Average daily rate
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£550 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £488 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +39.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
50887 47919 48399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.76% 92.66% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32224 29016 27128
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2084 2089 2613
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.80 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 26 November 2014.

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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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
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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 -70 82 £550 -4.34% 8
London -46 79 £550 -4.34% 8
City of London +21 18 £523 -5.00% 2
Scotland -10 3 £450 -10.00%
Docklands, London +17 2 £534 +18.61% 3
Stirling - - - -

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in their job title.

1 125 (74.40%) Banking
2 116 (69.05%) Investment Banking
3 73 (43.45%) Business Analysis
4 71 (42.26%) Finance
5 46 (27.38%) Front Office
6 42 (25.00%) Back Office
7 39 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (21.43%) SQL
9 32 (19.05%) Derivative
10 31 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (11.31%) Workflow
13 17 (10.12%) Credit Derivative
14 16 (9.52%) Data Modelling
14 16 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (8.93%) Data Analysis
15 15 (8.93%) Use Case
16 14 (8.33%) Project Management
17 13 (7.74%) MS Excel
18 12 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
19 11 (6.55%) Unified Process
19 11 (6.55%) PRINCE2
20 10 (5.95%) Degree
20 10 (5.95%) Market Risk
21 9 (5.36%) Waterfall
21 9 (5.36%) Project Planning
21 9 (5.36%) Murex
22 8 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
22 8 (4.76%) UML

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.98%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.98%) MS Office
4 4 (2.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.79%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.60%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (2.98%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.19%) QlikView
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.60%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) JIRA
1 1 (0.60%) Toad
General
1 125 (74.40%) Banking
2 116 (69.05%) Investment Banking
3 71 (42.26%) Finance
4 46 (27.38%) Front Office
5 42 (25.00%) Back Office
6 7 (4.17%) Legal
7 3 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.79%) Retail
7 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.60%) French Language
9 1 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.98%) XML
2 4 (2.38%) FpML
3 3 (1.79%) HTML
4 2 (1.19%) Middleware
4 2 (1.19%) WPF
4 2 (1.19%) HTML5
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.60%) XSD
5 1 (0.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.05%) Derivative
2 21 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.12%) Credit Derivative
4 16 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (5.95%) Market Risk
6 8 (4.76%) User Experience
7 7 (4.17%) Reference Data
7 7 (4.17%) Credit Risk
7 7 (4.17%) Economics
8 6 (3.57%) Equities
8 6 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.98%) Fixed Income
10 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.79%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.60%) Physics
12 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.38%) UNIX
2 3 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.45%) Business Analysis
2 39 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (11.31%) Workflow
6 16 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 15 (8.93%) Data Analysis
7 15 (8.93%) Use Case
8 14 (8.33%) Project Management
9 12 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
10 11 (6.55%) Unified Process
10 11 (6.55%) PRINCE2
11 9 (5.36%) Waterfall
11 9 (5.36%) Project Planning
12 8 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (4.76%) UML
12 8 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
13 7 (4.17%) Validation
13 7 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (2.98%) Java
3 4 (2.38%) VBA
4 3 (1.79%) VB
4 3 (1.79%) C#
5 2 (1.19%) C
6 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.95%) Degree
2 2 (1.19%) CISA
2 2 (1.19%) CGEIT
3 1 (0.60%) CIMA
3 1 (0.60%) ACCA
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) FATCA
2 6 (3.57%) Basel III
2 6 (3.57%) EMIR
3 5 (2.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (2.98%) Basel II
4 4 (2.38%) MiFID
5 3 (1.79%) QA
5 3 (1.79%) COBIT
6 2 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.60%) COREP
7 1 (0.60%) FINREP
7 1 (0.60%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (5.36%) Murex
2 7 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.38%) Calypso
3 4 (2.38%) Wall Street Systems
4 3 (1.79%) Tradeweb
4 3 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (0.60%) Tableau
5 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.60%) Mantas
5 1 (0.60%) Norkom
5 1 (0.60%) Siebel
5 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
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