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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
Rank 603 554 522
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 43 84 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 66 70
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £550 £413
% change year-on-year
-34.09% +33.33%
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
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -42 40 £600 +9.09% 3
London -47 39 £600 +9.09% 3
City of London +33 9 £613 +11.36% 3
Scotland -15 3 £363 -
Edinburgh - 2 £363 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 99 (81.82%) Banking
2 95 (78.51%) Investment Banking
3 55 (45.45%) Finance
4 38 (31.40%) Business Analysis
5 36 (29.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 35 (28.93%) Front Office
7 34 (28.10%) Back Office
8 28 (23.14%) Derivative
9 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (19.01%) Murex
11 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (14.88%) SQL
12 18 (14.88%) Translating Business Requirements
13 17 (14.05%) Fixed Income
13 17 (14.05%) Market Risk
14 15 (12.40%) Java
14 15 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (11.57%) Risk Management
15 14 (11.57%) MiFID
16 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (10.74%) Calypso
16 13 (10.74%) Fund Accounting
17 12 (9.92%) Line Management
17 12 (9.92%) C#
17 12 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (9.92%) Electronic Trading
18 11 (9.09%) Equities
18 11 (9.09%) Migration
19 10 (8.26%) SunGard
19 10 (8.26%) Multithreading

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 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
2 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Hi Portfolio
2 8 (6.61%) IntelliMatch
2 8 (6.61%) Summit
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.83%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.83%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (0.83%) SunGard Stream Ubix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.61%) Spotfire
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.83%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.65%) JIRA
1 2 (1.65%) TestDirector
General
1 99 (81.82%) Banking
2 95 (78.51%) Investment Banking
3 55 (45.45%) Finance
4 35 (28.93%) Front Office
5 34 (28.10%) Back Office
6 5 (4.13%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.83%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) FpML
1 2 (1.65%) Gherkin
1 2 (1.65%) XML
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) Middleware
2 1 (0.83%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (23.14%) Derivative
3 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (14.05%) Fixed Income
4 17 (14.05%) Market Risk
5 11 (9.09%) Equities
6 10 (8.26%) Credit Risk
7 9 (7.44%) Credit Derivative
7 9 (7.44%) OTC Derivatives
8 8 (6.61%) Hedge funds
9 6 (4.96%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (2.48%) Fintech
10 3 (2.48%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.65%) User Experience
12 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.83%) Pricing Data
12 1 (0.83%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Windows
1 8 (6.61%) Windows Vista
2 2 (1.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.40%) Business Analysis
2 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (14.88%) Translating Business Requirements
4 14 (11.57%) Risk Management
5 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.74%) Fund Accounting
6 12 (9.92%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (9.92%) Line Management
6 12 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (9.09%) Migration
8 10 (8.26%) Data Analysis
8 10 (8.26%) Multithreading
9 9 (7.44%) People Management
9 9 (7.44%) Time Management
10 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (6.61%) Data Management
11 7 (5.79%) Algorithmic Trading
12 6 (4.96%) SDLC
13 5 (4.13%) Test Scripting
14 4 (3.31%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.88%) SQL
2 15 (12.40%) Java
3 12 (9.92%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) MiFID
2 8 (6.61%) AIFMD
2 8 (6.61%) EMIR
3 6 (4.96%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.31%) QA
5 2 (1.65%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.83%) Basel III
6 1 (0.83%) COREP
6 1 (0.83%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.83%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.83%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Murex
2 13 (10.74%) Calypso
3 10 (8.26%) SunGard
4 8 (6.61%) TIBCO
4 8 (6.61%) Vermilion
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.65%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithmics
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Sophis
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