The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Lead Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 539 538 528
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 82 107 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 74 90
Median daily rate £500 £458 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.11% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £381 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £428 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -5.00%
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
46860 52217 52769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.73% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30653 33283 33387
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 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2021 2181
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 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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 -10 78 £500 +5.26% 10
London +9 45 £525 +0.96% 4
South West +12 11 £406 -14.47%
South East +24 9 £471 - 1
West Midlands -8 7 £513 -2.84% 2
Somerset - 6 £406 -
Bath - 6 £406 -
City of London -7 5 £525 +5.00%
Surrey +20 3 £525 +40.00%
Yorkshire +13 3 £403 -0.61%
Warwickshire - 3 £628 -
Devon - 3 £294 -
Exeter - 3 £294 -
Edinburgh +20 2 £411 -6.32%
West Yorkshire +18 2 £404 -0.30%
Scotland +9 2 £411 -2.77%
Halifax +1 2 £404 -0.30%
Coventry -5 2 £500 -16.66%
Wiltshire - 2 £519 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £441 - 1
Swindon - 2 £519 -
Gatwick - 2 £441 -
Redhill - 2 £506 -
North West +5 1 - -
Midlands +4 1 £500 -
Manchester -1 1 - -
Berkshire -2 1 £525 +9.37%
Oxfordshire -2 1 £450 -
South Wales -4 1 - - 2

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (38.31%) Business Analysis
2 56 (36.36%) Finance
3 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (29.87%) Banking
5 36 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (12.34%) User Stories
7 17 (11.04%) Use Case
7 17 (11.04%) Project Management
8 15 (9.74%) Waterfall
9 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
9 14 (9.09%) CRM
10 13 (8.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 11 (7.14%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.14%) Retail
12 10 (6.49%) Workflow
13 9 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (5.84%) MiFID
14 8 (5.19%) Degree
14 8 (5.19%) Cash Management
14 8 (5.19%) SDLC
14 8 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (5.19%) Data Management
14 8 (5.19%) Scrum
14 8 (5.19%) Change Management
14 8 (5.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
15 7 (4.55%) UML

Lead 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 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.30%) CMS
2 2 (1.30%) SAS
3 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.60%) MS Office
3 4 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.60%) Summit
2 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) IaaS
1 2 (1.30%) PaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) ATM
1 1 (0.65%) CTI
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
1 1 (0.65%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.30%) Big Data
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
1 1 (0.65%) Rational Rose
General
1 56 (36.36%) Finance
2 46 (29.87%) Banking
3 11 (7.14%) Retail
4 7 (4.55%) Front Office
4 7 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.90%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.25%) Marketing
7 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.30%) Advertising
8 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.65%) Automotive
9 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Electronics
9 1 (0.65%) Law
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Local Government
9 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.30%) .NET
1 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.65%) Web Services
2 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.55%) User Experience
4 6 (3.90%) Derivative
5 5 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.60%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.95%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.95%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.95%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.30%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.30%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.30%) Fintech
8 2 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.30%) PKI
8 2 (1.30%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.30%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.30%) Linux
1 2 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.31%) Business Analysis
2 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.34%) User Stories
5 17 (11.04%) Project Management
5 17 (11.04%) Use Case
6 15 (9.74%) Waterfall
7 14 (9.09%) CRM
7 14 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
8 13 (8.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 10 (6.49%) Workflow
11 9 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.19%) Cash Management
12 8 (5.19%) Change Management
12 8 (5.19%) Data Management
12 8 (5.19%) Scrum
12 8 (5.19%) SDLC
12 8 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.90%) C
2 4 (2.60%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (5.19%) Degree
2 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) CBAP
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) MiFID
2 5 (3.25%) QA
3 3 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.95%) FATCA
3 3 (1.95%) SEPA
4 2 (1.30%) SLA
4 2 (1.30%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.65%) COREP
5 1 (0.65%) FINREP
Vendors
1 11 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.25%) SAP
3 4 (2.60%) Murex
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle
3 4 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.95%) Ariba
5 2 (1.30%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.30%) Calypso
5 2 (1.30%) Genesys
5 2 (1.30%) IBM
5 2 (1.30%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe
6 1 (0.65%) Avaya
6 1 (0.65%) Casewise
6 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) ION Trading
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