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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
Rank 613 553 538
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 48 96 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 78 73
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +31.25%
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
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -49 44 £593 +7.72% 2
London -48 43 £593 +7.72% 2
City of London +42 8 £625 +13.63% 1
Scotland +5 3 £363 -
Edinburgh - 2 £363 -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £425 +30.76%
Belfast -3 1 £425 +193.10%
County Antrim -3 1 £425 +193.10%
Northern Ireland -6 1 £425 +193.10%
Manchester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 91 (81.25%) Banking
2 89 (79.46%) Investment Banking
3 49 (43.75%) Finance
4 39 (34.82%) Business Analysis
5 31 (27.68%) Back Office
6 28 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 26 (23.21%) Front Office
7 26 (23.21%) Derivative
8 20 (17.86%) SQL
9 19 (16.96%) Murex
9 19 (16.96%) Fixed Income
9 19 (16.96%) Market Risk
10 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (13.39%) Equities
13 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (11.61%) MiFID
15 12 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (10.71%) Risk Management
15 12 (10.71%) Calypso
15 12 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
16 11 (9.82%) Credit Risk
17 10 (8.93%) Electronic Trading
18 9 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (8.04%) Java
18 9 (8.04%) Data Analysis
19 8 (7.14%) C#
19 8 (7.14%) Migration
19 8 (7.14%) Multithreading
19 8 (7.14%) Fund Accounting

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 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
2 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Summit
2 4 (3.57%) Hi Portfolio
3 3 (2.68%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.89%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.89%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.89%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.89%) SunGard Stream Ubix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.68%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.89%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.79%) TestDirector
General
1 91 (81.25%) Banking
2 89 (79.46%) Investment Banking
3 49 (43.75%) Finance
4 31 (27.68%) Back Office
5 26 (23.21%) Front Office
6 5 (4.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.89%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) XML
2 2 (1.79%) FpML
2 2 (1.79%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.89%) Murex MxML
3 1 (0.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (23.21%) Derivative
3 19 (16.96%) Fixed Income
3 19 (16.96%) Market Risk
4 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (13.39%) Equities
6 11 (9.82%) Credit Risk
7 8 (7.14%) OTC Derivatives
8 7 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (6.25%) Hedge funds
9 5 (4.46%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (3.57%) Reference Data
11 3 (2.68%) Fintech
11 3 (2.68%) User Experience
12 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.89%) Pricing Data
12 1 (0.89%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.68%) Windows
1 3 (2.68%) Windows Vista
2 2 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.82%) Business Analysis
2 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 12 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
4 12 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (8.93%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (8.04%) Data Analysis
7 8 (7.14%) Fund Accounting
7 8 (7.14%) Line Management
7 8 (7.14%) Migration
7 8 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 7 (6.25%) Change Management
9 6 (5.36%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (5.36%) Data Management
9 6 (5.36%) Use Case
10 5 (4.46%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (4.46%) SDLC
10 5 (4.46%) Workflow
11 4 (3.57%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.86%) SQL
2 9 (8.04%) Java
3 8 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (1.79%) VBA
5 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.61%) MiFID
2 7 (6.25%) AIFMD
3 6 (5.36%) EMIR
4 4 (3.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.57%) QA
5 1 (0.89%) COREP
5 1 (0.89%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.89%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.89%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) Murex
2 12 (10.71%) Calypso
3 5 (4.46%) SunGard
4 4 (3.57%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle
5 3 (2.68%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.68%) Vermilion
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.89%) Algorithmics
7 1 (0.89%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.89%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.89%) Sophis