The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 487 504 501
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 121 99 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 71 41
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£473 £468 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
51737 49836 45640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.60% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32579 30554 26426
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1958 1985 2120
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the UK.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the UK.

Lead Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 -3 98 £475 +1.06% 18
London +12 48 £563 +19.68% 9
Scotland +9 20 £446 -0.83% 3
Edinburgh +6 15 £443 -1.61% 2
South East -19 15 £500 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire -10 13 £473 -3.71% 2
West Yorkshire -14 13 £473 -3.71% 2
South West +7 12 £405 -20.39% 1
City of London +1 11 £663 +32.50% 6
Leeds -13 8 £525 +26.50% 1
Berkshire +2 7 £500 +17.64%
Bristol +1 7 £405 -19.80%
Hampshire -4 7 £500 +5.26%
Southampton -6 7 £500 +5.26%
North West -23 6 £700 +86.66% 2
Reading +10 5 £475 +13.43%
Glasgow +4 5 £455 +46.77% 1
Halifax -3 5 £455 -9.90% 1
Cardiff +1 4 £455 +1.11%
South Wales -3 4 £455 +1.11%
Manchester -8 4 £363 - 1
Wales -12 4 £455 +1.11%
West Midlands -4 3 £428 +113.75% 2
Newbury 0 2 £500 +17.64%
Cheshire -14 2 £700 +83.00%
Birmingham - 2 £405 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Coventry +4 1 £450 - 2
Bromley - 1 £438 -
Dorset - 1 - -

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 125 (59.52%) Finance
2 77 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (33.81%) Business Analysis
4 63 (30.00%) Banking
5 34 (16.19%) Project Management
6 25 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (11.43%) Retail
8 23 (10.95%) MS Visio
9 22 (10.48%) Change Management
9 22 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (8.57%) Requirements Management
10 18 (8.57%) Validation
11 17 (8.10%) SQL
12 16 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (7.14%) Equities
14 14 (6.67%) Data Analysis
15 13 (6.19%) Investment Banking
15 13 (6.19%) Migration
16 11 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (5.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 11 (5.24%) Analytics
16 11 (5.24%) Mentoring
17 10 (4.76%) ERP
17 10 (4.76%) SAS
17 10 (4.76%) ISEB
17 10 (4.76%) Fixed Income
17 10 (4.76%) Telecoms
17 10 (4.76%) Workflow
18 9 (4.29%) MS Excel

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (0.48%) CMS
2 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.48%) Lync
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (10.95%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.43%) MS Office
4 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP PLM
2 1 (0.48%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Agresso
2 1 (0.48%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Summit
2 1 (0.48%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
1 1 (0.48%) Office 365
1 1 (0.48%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 125 (59.52%) Finance
2 63 (30.00%) Banking
3 24 (11.43%) Retail
4 13 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.81%) Legal
7 7 (3.33%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.86%) Front Office
8 6 (2.86%) Back Office
9 5 (2.38%) Publishing
10 4 (1.90%) Billing
11 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.43%) Advertising
12 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.95%) Marketing
13 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.48%) Games
13 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.14%) Equities
3 10 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 9 (4.29%) Contract for Difference
5 7 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.86%) Derivative
7 5 (2.38%) User Experience
8 3 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.43%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.43%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.95%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.95%) FMCG
10 1 (0.48%) PKI
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.48%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 71 (33.81%) Business Analysis
3 34 (16.19%) Project Management
4 25 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (10.48%) Change Management
5 22 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (8.57%) Requirements Management
6 18 (8.57%) Validation
7 16 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 13 (6.19%) Migration
10 11 (5.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (5.24%) Analytics
10 11 (5.24%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.76%) Workflow
11 10 (4.76%) ERP
12 9 (4.29%) Line Management
13 8 (3.81%) Target Operating Model
13 8 (3.81%) Use Case
13 8 (3.81%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.10%) SQL
2 4 (1.90%) VBA
2 4 (1.90%) PL/1
3 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (4.76%) ISEB
2 7 (3.33%) Degree
3 3 (1.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.81%) QA
1 8 (3.81%) EMIR
2 7 (3.33%) MiFID
3 3 (1.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.43%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.48%) FATCA
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) Basel II
4 1 (0.48%) COREP
4 1 (0.48%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (3.33%) SAP
2 6 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle
4 3 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (1.43%) HP
4 3 (1.43%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.43%) Actimize
5 2 (0.95%) IBM
5 2 (0.95%) Calypso
5 2 (0.95%) Tableau
6 1 (0.48%) Murex
6 1 (0.48%) Siebel
6 1 (0.48%) Pega
6 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.48%) Teradata
6 1 (0.48%) Ariba
6 1 (0.48%) Sage
6 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £10.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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JM
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £405.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Posted: 14 days ago