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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
UK
Rank 552 542 528
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 45 80 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 55
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £350
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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 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 11 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 20 January 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 -5 45 £550 - 4
London -25 44 £600 +9.09% 4
City of London -8 7 £559 +6.42% 3
Canary Wharf 0 1 £650 +62.50%
Docklands, London -3 1 £450 -18.18%
Street - 1 £550 -
Liverpool - 1 £550 -
Merseyside - 1 £550 -
Somerset - 1 £550 -
North West - 1 £550 -
South West - 1 £550 -

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 (58.24%) Banking
2 51 (56.04%) Investment Banking
3 49 (53.85%) Finance
4 36 (39.56%) Business Analysis
5 28 (30.77%) Equities
6 25 (27.47%) MiFID
6 25 (27.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (25.27%) Project Management
8 21 (23.08%) Derivative
9 20 (21.98%) Front Office
9 20 (21.98%) GAP Analysis
10 19 (20.88%) Test Scripting
11 16 (17.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (16.48%) SQL
13 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 13 (14.29%) Fintech
14 13 (14.29%) Data Management
15 11 (12.09%) Use Case
15 11 (12.09%) Fixed Income
15 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.99%) Change Management
17 9 (9.89%) Back Office
17 9 (9.89%) Risk Management
17 9 (9.89%) Data Analysis
18 8 (8.79%) QA
18 8 (8.79%) Workflow
19 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
19 7 (7.69%) Equity Derivative

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 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.10%) Confluence
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Office
1 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.10%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.10%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) DB2
2 2 (2.20%) Big Data
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.10%) HBase
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) JIRA
General
1 53 (58.24%) Banking
2 51 (56.04%) Investment Banking
3 49 (53.85%) Finance
4 20 (21.98%) Front Office
5 9 (9.89%) Back Office
6 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.10%) International Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.30%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.77%) Equities
2 21 (23.08%) Derivative
3 16 (17.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (14.29%) Fintech
5 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (12.09%) Fixed Income
6 7 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (6.59%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (4.40%) Credit Risk
8 4 (4.40%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.20%) Market Risk
9 2 (2.20%) User Experience
10 1 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
10 1 (1.10%) Equity Risk
10 1 (1.10%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Unix
2 2 (2.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) Business Analysis
2 25 (27.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (25.27%) Project Management
4 20 (21.98%) GAP Analysis
5 19 (20.88%) Test Scripting
6 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 13 (14.29%) Data Management
8 11 (12.09%) Use Case
8 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.99%) Change Management
10 9 (9.89%) Data Analysis
10 9 (9.89%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.79%) Workflow
12 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.69%) Migration
13 6 (6.59%) User Stories
14 5 (5.49%) Change Control
14 5 (5.49%) ERD
14 5 (5.49%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) Java
3 2 (2.20%) C++
3 2 (2.20%) Perl
3 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.20%) Python
4 1 (1.10%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) ISEB
2 3 (3.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (27.47%) MiFID
2 8 (8.79%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) FATCA
4 1 (1.10%) COBIT
4 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.10%) EMIR
4 1 (1.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.10%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Fidessa
2 5 (5.49%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (5.49%) Sybase
3 3 (3.30%) GoldenSource
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Murex
4 1 (1.10%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
4 1 (1.10%) Splunk
4 1 (1.10%) SunGard
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