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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 553 520 529
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 84 129 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 102 74
Median daily rate £450 £473 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% +0.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £402 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £455 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £90.00 -
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
50613 53074 51044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 33356 31218
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1520 2029 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.38 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 2 July 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 2 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 -28 75 £470 -4.08% 13
London -18 38 £500 -9.09% 4
East Midlands - 14 £550 - 1
Northampton - 12 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 12 £550 -
Yorkshire -3 9 £405 -14.37% 1
West Yorkshire -5 9 £405 -14.37% 1
City of London +35 5 £600 -2.04% 1
Halifax 0 5 £405 -10.98% 1
South East -8 5 £475 -5.00% 1
Edinburgh -10 5 £415 -6.26% 2
Scotland -29 5 £415 -8.79% 2
South West -10 4 £391 -3.39% 4
Bristol +1 3 £405 - 3
North West -9 3 £413 -41.07% 1
Leeds -10 3 £405 -22.85%
Berkshire -3 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £425 - 1
Croydon - 2 £525 -
Nottingham - 2 £425 - 1
Wales +19 1 £405 -10.98%
South Wales +11 1 £405 -10.98%
Cardiff +7 1 £405 -10.98%
Manchester -5 1 - - 1
Surrey -6 1 £475 -
West Midlands -19 1 £450 +5.26%
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
North East - 1 £288 -
Sunderland - 1 £288 -

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 92 (44.66%) Business Analysis
2 69 (33.50%) Finance
3 63 (30.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (22.33%) Banking
6 33 (16.02%) Retail
7 29 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (13.11%) Project Management
9 24 (11.65%) ISEB
10 21 (10.19%) Scrum
11 20 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (9.22%) Use Case
13 18 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (8.25%) Management Information System
15 15 (7.28%) Data Management
15 15 (7.28%) User Stories
16 14 (6.80%) Migration
17 13 (6.31%) Telecoms
17 13 (6.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (6.31%) E-Commerce
17 13 (6.31%) SQL
17 13 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (6.31%) Data Analysis
17 13 (6.31%) Information Governance
18 12 (5.83%) Requirements Analysis
18 12 (5.83%) Change Management
19 11 (5.34%) UML
19 11 (5.34%) CRM
19 11 (5.34%) Data Modelling
19 11 (5.34%) Microsoft

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 10 (4.85%) SAS
2 5 (2.43%) Apache
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.49%) Confluence
4 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.49%) JBoss
4 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.94%) MS Office
3 4 (1.94%) MS Project
3 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.94%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.46%) Sonata
4 2 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.49%) HFM
5 1 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.49%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.49%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.49%) Temenos Globus
5 1 (0.49%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.49%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) Internet
1 2 (0.97%) MVNO
2 1 (0.49%) Intranet
2 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.43%) MySQL
4 4 (1.94%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.46%) DataStage
5 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.46%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.46%) QualityStage
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.49%) Adabas
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.49%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (3.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.49%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.49%) VersionOne
2 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 69 (33.50%) Finance
2 46 (22.33%) Banking
3 33 (16.02%) Retail
4 13 (6.31%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (6.31%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.85%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.88%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.91%) Front Office
7 6 (2.91%) Legal
8 3 (1.46%) Advertising
9 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.97%) Marketing
9 2 (0.97%) Publishing
10 1 (0.49%) Back Office
10 1 (0.49%) Billing
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.91%) .NET
1 6 (2.91%) XBRL
2 1 (0.49%) CSS
2 1 (0.49%) HTML
2 1 (0.49%) JMS
2 1 (0.49%) JSP
2 1 (0.49%) Middleware
2 1 (0.49%) Servlets
2 1 (0.49%) Spring
2 1 (0.49%) Struts
2 1 (0.49%) Web Services
2 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.43%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.46%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.46%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.46%) Derivative
7 3 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.46%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.46%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.97%) IVR
8 2 (0.97%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.97%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.49%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.49%) Economics
9 1 (0.49%) Equities
9 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.43%) Linux
2 1 (0.49%) Android
2 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (44.66%) Business Analysis
2 63 (30.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (13.11%) Project Management
6 21 (10.19%) Scrum
7 19 (9.22%) Use Case
8 15 (7.28%) Data Management
8 15 (7.28%) User Stories
9 14 (6.80%) Migration
10 13 (6.31%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.31%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.31%) Information Governance
10 13 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (5.83%) Change Management
11 12 (5.83%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (5.34%) CRM
12 11 (5.34%) Data Modelling
12 11 (5.34%) Mentoring
12 11 (5.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.31%) SQL
2 6 (2.91%) C
2 6 (2.91%) C++
2 6 (2.91%) Java
3 5 (2.43%) C#
3 5 (2.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.97%) VBA
5 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.49%) NATURAL
5 1 (0.49%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 24 (11.65%) ISEB
2 8 (3.88%) Degree
3 6 (2.91%) CBAP
4 4 (1.94%) IIBA
5 3 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) ACCA
6 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.91%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) MiFID
2 3 (1.46%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.97%) EMIR
3 2 (0.97%) FINREP
4 1 (0.49%) COSO
4 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.49%) FATCA
4 1 (0.49%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Control-M
1 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (5.34%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.85%) Oracle
3 5 (2.43%) Cognos
4 4 (1.94%) IBM
4 4 (1.94%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) Avaloq
5 3 (1.46%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.46%) FNZ
5 3 (1.46%) Pega
6 2 (0.97%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.97%) OpenText
6 2 (0.97%) Planview
6 2 (0.97%) Teradata
7 1 (0.49%) BEA
7 1 (0.49%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.49%) Huawei
7 1 (0.49%) Informatica
7 1 (0.49%) Misys
7 1 (0.49%) Murex
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