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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Payments
Rank 604 599 601
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Payments Business Analyst 32 65 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.12% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 55 26
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £354 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £513 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £398
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.20%
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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 2016.

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 22 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 1 October 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 -9 27 £450 - 4
London -5 16 £450 -5.26% 4
South West +14 5 - -
Dorset +8 5 - -
Edinburgh +16 3 £340 -6.20%
Scotland -5 3 £370 -8.13%
City of London +20 2 £375 -28.57% 1
North West 0 2 £388 -8.82%
East of England +11 1 £500 +33.33%
South East +10 1 - -
Cheshire +9 1 £450 -
Glasgow +8 1 £400 -12.08%
Bournemouth +4 1 - -
Northampton -5 1 £350 -22.22%
Northamptonshire -6 1 £350 -22.22%
Manchester -11 1 £325 -23.52%
East Midlands -11 1 £350 -22.22%
West Midlands -19 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 £325 -

Payments Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 49 (55.68%) Banking
2 42 (47.73%) Business Analysis
3 41 (46.59%) Finance
4 28 (31.82%) SEPA
5 21 (23.86%) Retail
6 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (12.50%) Retail Banking
9 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (9.09%) SQL
11 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (7.95%) Wholesale Banking
11 7 (7.95%) SWIFT
12 6 (6.82%) SDLC
12 6 (6.82%) JIRA
12 6 (6.82%) Fundtech
12 6 (6.82%) Oracle
12 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
12 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
13 5 (5.68%) XML
13 5 (5.68%) Java
13 5 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (5.68%) Use Case
13 5 (5.68%) Target Operating Model
14 4 (4.55%) Workflow Analysis
14 4 (4.55%) Product Management
14 4 (4.55%) Waterfall
14 4 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
14 4 (4.55%) AS400
14 4 (4.55%) Legal

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.27%) Tuxedo
1 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) BASE24
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) ATM
2 2 (2.27%) NFC
2 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) CaliberRM
2 1 (1.14%) RequisitePro
General
1 49 (55.68%) Banking
2 41 (46.59%) Finance
3 21 (23.86%) Retail
4 11 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 7 (7.95%) Wholesale Banking
6 4 (4.55%) Legal
7 3 (3.41%) Back Office
7 3 (3.41%) Marketing
8 2 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.14%) Billing
9 1 (1.14%) Electronics
9 1 (1.14%) Front Office
9 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.14%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) XML
2 4 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) SOAP
3 1 (1.14%) Velocity
3 1 (1.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) SWIFT
3 5 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.55%) AS400
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) EMV
6 2 (2.27%) Contactless
6 2 (2.27%) Tandem
7 1 (1.14%) APACS
7 1 (1.14%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.14%) EFT
7 1 (1.14%) EFTPOS
7 1 (1.14%) EPoS
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.14%) PKI
7 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) AIX
1 2 (2.27%) Linux
1 2 (2.27%) Unix
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
1 2 (2.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Business Analysis
2 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (6.82%) SDLC
5 5 (5.68%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (5.68%) Use Case
6 4 (4.55%) Product Management
6 4 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 4 (4.55%) Workflow
6 4 (4.55%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.41%) Fund Management
7 3 (3.41%) Market Making
7 3 (3.41%) Migration
7 3 (3.41%) Project Management
7 3 (3.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.41%) User Stories
8 2 (2.27%) Release Management
8 2 (2.27%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.09%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) Java
3 2 (2.27%) C
3 2 (2.27%) C++
3 2 (2.27%) COBOL
3 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.27%) RPG
3 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.27%) CISM
1 2 (2.27%) CISSP
2 1 (1.14%) CBAP
2 1 (1.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (31.82%) SEPA
2 2 (2.27%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.27%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Fundtech
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) WorldPay
4 2 (2.27%) Cognos
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.27%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.14%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.14%) Borland
5 1 (1.14%) Elavon
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Ingenico
5 1 (1.14%) Reuters
5 1 (1.14%) Sage
5 1 (1.14%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.14%) TSYS
5 1 (1.14%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.14%) VocaLink
5 1 (1.14%) Wincor Nixdorf