The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Payments Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Payments
UK
Rank 575 580 560
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Payments Business Analyst 25 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.075% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.079% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 38
Median daily rate £525 £434 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.03% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £358 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Payments Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Payments Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Payments Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Payments Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Payments Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Payments Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Payments Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 +12 23 £525 +19.31% 2
London +3 17 £525 +10.99% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £500 -
East Midlands - 3 £500 -
Jersey - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £500 -
Channel Islands - 2 - -
South East +17 1 - -
North West +17 1 £340 -15.00%
Manchester +14 1 £340 -15.00%
South West +11 1 - -
City of London -19 1 £525 +5.00% 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -

Payments Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Payments 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 Payments Business Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 28 (50.00%) Finance
3 21 (37.50%) Banking
4 18 (32.14%) SEPA
5 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.86%) Retail
7 8 (14.29%) SWIFT
7 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.50%) Wholesale Banking
8 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
10 5 (8.93%) SQL
10 5 (8.93%) Process Improvement
11 4 (7.14%) SDLC
11 4 (7.14%) Velocity
11 4 (7.14%) ISO20022
11 4 (7.14%) MS Office
11 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.14%) JIRA
11 4 (7.14%) Scrum
12 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
12 3 (5.36%) XML
12 3 (5.36%) Internet
12 3 (5.36%) Fund Management
12 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
12 3 (5.36%) Target Operating Model
12 3 (5.36%) Market Making
12 3 (5.36%) User Stories

Payments 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:

Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 28 (50.00%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) Banking
3 10 (17.86%) Retail
4 7 (12.50%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Back Office
5 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Velocity
2 3 (5.36%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) .NET
4 1 (1.79%) SOAP
4 1 (1.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Contactless
4 2 (3.57%) EMV
5 1 (1.79%) EFT
5 1 (1.79%) EFTPOS
5 1 (1.79%) Fintech
5 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (8.93%) Process Improvement
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.36%) Fund Management
7 3 (5.36%) Line Management
7 3 (5.36%) Market Making
7 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.36%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.36%) User Stories
8 2 (3.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 2 (3.57%) Coaching
8 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.57%) Software Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.57%) CISM
1 2 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) SEPA
2 4 (7.14%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.79%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.79%) FIS
3 1 (1.79%) Ingenico
3 1 (1.79%) PayPal
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) VeriFone