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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Bank Business Analyst
Rank 540 539 414
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -125
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 90 77 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 57 147
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £375 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 September 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 12 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 September 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
England +5 86 £550 - 9
London +8 83 £550 - 9
City of London +6 12 £550 +2.32% 4
Docklands, London -3 6 £568 +2.71%
Bournemouth - 3 £400 -
Dorset - 3 £400 -
South West - 3 £400 -
Glasgow +12 1 - -
Northern Ireland +9 1 £145 -54.33%
County Antrim +8 1 £145 -54.33%
Belfast +8 1 £145 -54.33%
Scotland -11 1 - -

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 121 (73.33%) Banking
2 117 (70.91%) Investment Banking
3 59 (35.76%) Finance
4 50 (30.30%) Business Analysis
5 33 (20.00%) Derivative
6 29 (17.58%) Fixed Income
6 29 (17.58%) SQL
7 28 (16.97%) Front Office
8 27 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (12.73%) Back Office
11 18 (10.91%) Data Modelling
11 18 (10.91%) Equities
12 14 (8.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (7.88%) Workflow
13 13 (7.88%) Project Management
13 13 (7.88%) Data Analysis
13 13 (7.88%) Data Management
14 12 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.27%) Risk Management
14 12 (7.27%) MS Excel
14 12 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (7.27%) Market Risk
15 11 (6.67%) Fund Accounting
15 11 (6.67%) EMIR
15 11 (6.67%) Analytics
15 11 (6.67%) Murex
16 10 (6.06%) MiFID

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.24%) MS Project
4 6 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Summit
2 4 (2.42%) HiPortfolio
2 4 (2.42%) IntelliMatch
3 3 (1.82%) ACBS
3 3 (1.82%) ION MarketView
4 2 (1.21%) Algo Collateral
5 1 (0.61%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.61%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.61%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.61%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.21%) Network Security
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.03%) Spotfire
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.82%) Big Data
6 2 (1.21%) MS Access
7 1 (0.61%) QlikView
7 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.61%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 121 (73.33%) Banking
2 117 (70.91%) Investment Banking
3 59 (35.76%) Finance
4 28 (16.97%) Front Office
5 21 (12.73%) Back Office
6 7 (4.24%) Legal
7 5 (3.03%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.03%) XML
2 2 (1.21%) FpML
3 1 (0.61%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.00%) Derivative
2 29 (17.58%) Fixed Income
3 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (10.91%) Equities
5 14 (8.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (7.27%) Market Risk
7 9 (5.45%) Reference Data
7 9 (5.45%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (4.85%) Credit Risk
9 6 (3.64%) Data Structures
10 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.42%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.42%) SWIFT
12 2 (1.21%) User Experience
12 2 (1.21%) DTCC
12 2 (1.21%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.21%) Equity Risk
13 1 (0.61%) Eurex
13 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.30%) Business Analysis
2 27 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.91%) Data Modelling
5 13 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (7.88%) Project Management
5 13 (7.88%) Workflow
5 13 (7.88%) Data Management
5 13 (7.88%) Data Analysis
6 12 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.27%) Risk Management
7 11 (6.67%) Fund Accounting
7 11 (6.67%) Analytics
8 9 (5.45%) Electronic Trading
9 8 (4.85%) Data Mapping
9 8 (4.85%) Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (4.24%) Asset Management
10 7 (4.24%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (3.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.58%) SQL
2 6 (3.64%) VBA
3 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.21%) CISSP
2 2 (1.21%) PMP
2 2 (1.21%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.21%) ACCA
2 2 (1.21%) CISA
3 1 (0.61%) CIMA
3 1 (0.61%) IIBA
3 1 (0.61%) CBAP
3 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) EMIR
2 10 (6.06%) MiFID
3 8 (4.85%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (2.42%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.42%) FATCA
4 4 (2.42%) AIFMD
5 3 (1.82%) QA
5 3 (1.82%) Basel III
5 3 (1.82%) COREP
6 2 (1.21%) FINREP
6 2 (1.21%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 11 (6.67%) Murex
2 7 (4.24%) Calypso
2 7 (4.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.03%) Fidessa
3 5 (3.03%) Bloomberg
4 4 (2.42%) SunGard
4 4 (2.42%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.42%) Vermilion
5 3 (1.82%) ION Trading
5 3 (1.82%) Reuters
6 2 (1.21%) Algorithmics
6 2 (1.21%) Pega
6 2 (1.21%) Tableau
7 1 (0.61%) Tradeweb
7 1 (0.61%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle
7 1 (0.61%) Sybase
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
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