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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
Rank 605 545 514
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 46 79 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 66 76
Median daily rate £600 £550 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £406 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate - £435 £400
% change year-on-year
- +8.75%
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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 6 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 24 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 -40 46 £600 +9.09% 3
London -41 45 £600 +9.09% 3
City of London +24 6 £613 +11.36% 2
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 106 (84.13%) Banking
2 99 (78.57%) Investment Banking
3 60 (47.62%) Finance
4 38 (30.16%) Front Office
5 36 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 33 (26.19%) Back Office
7 31 (24.60%) Derivative
8 30 (23.81%) Business Analysis
8 30 (23.81%) Murex
9 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
10 21 (16.67%) Market Risk
11 18 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 18 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (13.49%) SQL
13 16 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (11.90%) Calypso
15 14 (11.11%) Java
15 14 (11.11%) Fixed Income
15 14 (11.11%) MiFID
15 14 (11.11%) Credit Risk
15 14 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (10.32%) Fund Accounting
16 13 (10.32%) Credit Derivative
17 12 (9.52%) C#
17 12 (9.52%) Degree
17 12 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
17 12 (9.52%) Line Management
18 11 (8.73%) Migration
18 11 (8.73%) Equities

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 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Summit
2 9 (7.14%) Hi Portfolio
3 8 (6.35%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.79%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.79%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.79%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.79%) SunGard Stream Ubix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.35%) Spotfire
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
1 1 (0.79%) PeopleTools
1 1 (0.79%) TestDirector
General
1 106 (84.13%) Banking
2 99 (78.57%) Investment Banking
3 60 (47.62%) Finance
4 38 (30.16%) Front Office
5 33 (26.19%) Back Office
6 5 (3.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) .NET
1 1 (0.79%) FpML
1 1 (0.79%) Middleware
1 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (24.60%) Derivative
3 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (16.67%) Market Risk
5 14 (11.11%) Credit Risk
5 14 (11.11%) Fixed Income
6 13 (10.32%) Credit Derivative
7 11 (8.73%) Equities
8 10 (7.94%) Hedge funds
9 8 (6.35%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.59%) Fintech
11 2 (1.59%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.79%) Data Conversion
12 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.79%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.35%) Windows
1 8 (6.35%) Windows Vista
2 2 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.81%) Business Analysis
2 21 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 18 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 18 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (10.32%) Fund Accounting
6 12 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (9.52%) Line Management
7 11 (8.73%) Migration
8 10 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.94%) Data Management
8 10 (7.94%) Multithreading
9 9 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
9 9 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.14%) People Management
9 9 (7.14%) Time Management
10 7 (5.56%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.76%) SDLC
12 5 (3.97%) CRM
12 5 (3.97%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.49%) SQL
2 14 (11.11%) Java
3 12 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) MiFID
2 10 (7.94%) AIFMD
2 10 (7.94%) EMIR
3 8 (6.35%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.17%) QA
5 2 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.79%) Basel III
6 1 (0.79%) COREP
6 1 (0.79%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.79%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (23.81%) Murex
2 15 (11.90%) Calypso
3 10 (7.94%) SunGard
4 8 (6.35%) TIBCO
4 8 (6.35%) Vermilion
5 4 (3.17%) Oracle
6 3 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe
8 1 (0.79%) Algorithmics
8 1 (0.79%) Sophis