The table below looks at the statistics for the Payments 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 Payments Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Payments Business Analyst
Rank 580 537 515
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Payments Business Analyst 34 41 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.078% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.084% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 58
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £296 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £507 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
52507 48877 54297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.85% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32079 29293 30388
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2078 2690
Average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Payments Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 September 2014.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Payments Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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 -23 32 £450 -5.26% 6
London +7 19 £525 +10.52% 5
City of London +19 10 £588 +23.68% 2
East of England - 6 £378 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £335 -
South West -28 2 £450 +20.00% 1
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Watford - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Essex - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Crewe - - - -

Payments Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Payments 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 Payments Business Analyst in their job title.

1 48 (59.26%) Finance
2 40 (49.38%) Business Analysis
3 37 (45.68%) Banking
4 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.46%) Retail
6 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (17.28%) Validation
7 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (16.05%) Mobile Payment
7 13 (16.05%) SWIFT
7 13 (16.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (14.81%) SQL
9 11 (13.58%) Advertising
10 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.35%) Retail Banking
11 9 (11.11%) UML
12 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (8.64%) Mobile Commerce
13 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
14 6 (7.41%) Requirements Management
14 6 (7.41%) MS Office
14 6 (7.41%) Scrum
14 6 (7.41%) Change Management
14 6 (7.41%) Migration
15 5 (6.17%) Investment Banking
15 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
15 5 (6.17%) Market Research
15 5 (6.17%) Cash Management
15 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement

Payments Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Payments 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 Payments Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Office
2 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) SPSS
3 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Agresso
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) VoIP
1 1 (1.23%) NFC
1 1 (1.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.47%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Rational Rose
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 48 (59.26%) Finance
2 37 (45.68%) Banking
3 19 (23.46%) Retail
4 11 (13.58%) Advertising
5 10 (12.35%) Retail Banking
6 5 (6.17%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.47%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.23%) Games
8 1 (1.23%) French Language
8 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) Web Services
1 4 (4.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.05%) Mobile Payment
2 13 (16.05%) SWIFT
3 4 (4.94%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.70%) APACS
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Blog
6 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.23%) EPoS
6 1 (1.23%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) Business Analysis
2 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.28%) Validation
4 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.11%) UML
7 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.64%) Mobile Commerce
8 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.41%) Requirements Management
9 6 (7.41%) Migration
9 6 (7.41%) Change Management
9 6 (7.41%) Scrum
10 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.17%) Market Research
10 5 (6.17%) Cash Management
10 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (4.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) ISEB
2 2 (2.47%) CBAP
3 1 (1.23%) MBA
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.47%) Greenplum
3 1 (1.23%) Tableau
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.23%) Teradata
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