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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Bank Business Analyst
Rank 503 434 360
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -74
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 84 135 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 98 142
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £449 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.43% -
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
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 2015.

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 9 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 3 March 2015. 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
London -47 76 £525 -4.54% 7
England -63 76 £525 -4.54% 7
City of London -16 13 £525 -7.07% 2
Scotland -1 2 £300 -25.00%
Glasgow - 2 £300 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 135 (78.95%) Banking
2 128 (74.85%) Investment Banking
3 59 (34.50%) Finance
4 56 (32.75%) Business Analysis
5 45 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (23.98%) Front Office
6 41 (23.98%) SQL
7 29 (16.96%) Back Office
8 28 (16.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (15.79%) Derivative
10 25 (14.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 24 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (12.87%) Data Modelling
12 22 (12.87%) Workflow
13 20 (11.70%) Data Analysis
14 18 (10.53%) Project Management
15 17 (9.94%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (8.19%) Waterfall
16 14 (8.19%) Fixed Income
16 14 (8.19%) Credit Derivative
17 12 (7.02%) Equities
17 12 (7.02%) Risk Management
18 11 (6.43%) Process Management
18 11 (6.43%) Legal
18 11 (6.43%) MS Excel
19 10 (5.85%) User Experience
19 10 (5.85%) Use Case
19 10 (5.85%) QA
19 10 (5.85%) Systems Analysis
20 9 (5.26%) GAP Analysis

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.92%) MS Office
4 2 (1.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.75%) Murex MxG2000
3 2 (1.17%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.17%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.58%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.17%) FTP
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
2 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.75%) QlikView
4 2 (1.17%) Big Data
4 2 (1.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.17%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.58%) DataStage
5 1 (0.58%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Toad
1 1 (0.58%) ERwin
1 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 135 (78.95%) Banking
2 128 (74.85%) Investment Banking
3 59 (34.50%) Finance
4 41 (23.98%) Front Office
5 29 (16.96%) Back Office
6 11 (6.43%) Legal
7 2 (1.17%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) French Language
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.68%) XML
2 4 (2.34%) HTML
3 2 (1.17%) XSLT
3 2 (1.17%) Middleware
3 2 (1.17%) FpML
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.58%) HTML5
4 1 (0.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) Derivative
2 25 (14.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.19%) Fixed Income
4 14 (8.19%) Credit Derivative
5 12 (7.02%) Equities
6 10 (5.85%) User Experience
7 9 (5.26%) Mathematics
7 9 (5.26%) Credit Risk
8 8 (4.68%) Reference Data
9 7 (4.09%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.92%) Market Risk
11 5 (2.92%) Physics
12 4 (2.34%) Economics
13 3 (1.75%) SWIFT
14 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
14 1 (0.58%) DTCC
14 1 (0.58%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.75%) UNIX
1 3 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.75%) Business Analysis
2 45 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (12.87%) Workflow
4 22 (12.87%) Data Modelling
5 20 (11.70%) Data Analysis
6 18 (10.53%) Project Management
7 17 (9.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (8.19%) Waterfall
9 12 (7.02%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.43%) Process Management
11 10 (5.85%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (5.85%) Use Case
12 9 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (4.68%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (4.09%) Cash Management
14 7 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (4.09%) Data Management
15 6 (3.51%) E-Commerce
15 6 (3.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.98%) SQL
2 6 (3.51%) VBA
3 3 (1.75%) Java
4 2 (1.17%) VBScript
4 2 (1.17%) VB
5 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.58%) Python
5 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (1.75%) CISA
3 2 (1.17%) CGEIT
4 1 (0.58%) VCP4
4 1 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) QA
2 9 (5.26%) EMIR
3 8 (4.68%) FATCA
4 6 (3.51%) MiFID
4 6 (3.51%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.75%) COBIT
6 2 (1.17%) Basel II
6 2 (1.17%) SLA
6 2 (1.17%) Basel III
7 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.58%) COREP
7 1 (0.58%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.92%) Murex
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle
3 2 (1.17%) Cognos
3 2 (1.17%) SunGard
4 1 (0.58%) Informatica
4 1 (0.58%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (0.58%) Tableau
4 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.58%) Siebel
4 1 (0.58%) IBM
4 1 (0.58%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.58%) Calypso
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