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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
Rank 578 534 550
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 50 111 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 69
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £450
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
47474 52672 53743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31013 33568 33961
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1672 2047 2214
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 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 2 December 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 -50 50 £525 -4.54% 5
London -65 49 £525 -4.54% 5
City of London -18 11 £600 +14.28% 2
Docklands, London +1 1 £450 -18.91%
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
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 2 December 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 61 (64.89%) Banking
2 59 (62.77%) Investment Banking
3 42 (44.68%) Finance
4 39 (41.49%) Business Analysis
5 22 (23.40%) Equities
6 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (17.02%) Derivative
9 15 (15.96%) SQL
10 14 (14.89%) Back Office
10 14 (14.89%) Change Management
10 14 (14.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (14.89%) Project Management
10 14 (14.89%) MiFID
11 13 (13.83%) Fixed Income
11 13 (13.83%) Front Office
11 13 (13.83%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (11.70%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (11.70%) Data Analysis
13 10 (10.64%) Workflow
13 10 (10.64%) Test Scripting
14 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
15 8 (8.51%) Fidessa
15 8 (8.51%) ISEB
15 8 (8.51%) Data Management
15 8 (8.51%) Migration
15 8 (8.51%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (8.51%) Use Case
15 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (7.45%) SDLC

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 (2.13%) Confluence
1 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.06%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.06%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) DB2
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.06%) Big Data
2 1 (1.06%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.06%) HBase
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
General
1 61 (64.89%) Banking
2 59 (62.77%) Investment Banking
3 42 (44.68%) Finance
4 14 (14.89%) Back Office
5 13 (13.83%) Front Office
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.06%) International Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (4.26%) XML
2 2 (2.13%) FpML
3 1 (1.06%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.06%) HTML
3 1 (1.06%) Murex MxML
3 1 (1.06%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Equities
2 16 (17.02%) Derivative
3 14 (14.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (13.83%) Fixed Income
5 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.51%) Equity Derivative
6 7 (7.45%) Credit Risk
6 7 (7.45%) Fintech
7 5 (5.32%) Reference Data
8 4 (4.26%) Market Risk
9 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.19%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (2.13%) User Experience
11 1 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
11 1 (1.06%) Equity Risk
11 1 (1.06%) Pricing Data
11 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
11 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
11 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Unix
2 2 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) Business Analysis
2 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (14.89%) Change Management
4 14 (14.89%) Project Management
5 13 (13.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (11.70%) Data Analysis
6 11 (11.70%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (10.64%) Test Scripting
7 10 (10.64%) Workflow
8 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.51%) Data Management
9 8 (8.51%) Migration
9 8 (8.51%) Use Case
10 7 (7.45%) Change Control
10 7 (7.45%) ERD
10 7 (7.45%) SDLC
11 6 (6.38%) User Stories
12 5 (5.32%) Data Modelling
12 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.96%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (2.13%) C++
3 2 (2.13%) Perl
3 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (1.06%) C#
4 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) ISEB
2 2 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) MiFID
2 5 (5.32%) QA
3 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.13%) FATCA
4 1 (1.06%) COBIT
4 1 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.06%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.06%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Fidessa
2 5 (5.32%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (4.26%) Murex
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) Sybase
5 2 (2.13%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.13%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) SunGard
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