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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Payments Business Analyst
Rank 556 570 554
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Payments Business Analyst 74 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.081% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.088% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 33 30
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £341 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £573 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 30 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 3 September 2015. 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 +7 58 £450 -5.75%
London +3 32 £450 -14.28%
Scotland +7 19 £398 +4.05%
Edinburgh -6 11 £398 +4.05%
Glasgow - 9 £401 -
East of England +3 5 £419 -0.29%
North West -27 5 £425 +6.25%
City of London +6 4 £513 -10.86%
South West -5 4 £446 -10.75%
Cheshire -11 4 £425 +6.25%
Bedfordshire +12 3 £463 +8.82%
Halifax +2 3 £455 -7.37%
West Yorkshire -23 3 £455 -7.37%
Yorkshire -26 3 £455 -7.37%
West Midlands - 3 £368 -
Bristol - 3 £455 -
Northampton -2 2 £450 +0.55%
Northamptonshire -6 2 £450 -10.00%
South East -10 2 £431 +32.69%
East Midlands -16 2 £450 -10.00%
Birmingham - 2 £368 -
Hertfordshire +1 1 - -
Essex - 1 £375 -
Fife - 1 £355 -
North East - 1 £450 -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £513 -
Dorset - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Dunstable - 1 - -

Payments Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 87 (62.59%) Finance
2 78 (56.12%) Banking
3 60 (43.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (37.41%) Business Analysis
5 32 (23.02%) Retail
6 19 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.95%) SWIFT
8 16 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (11.51%) Use Case
9 15 (10.79%) Validation
9 15 (10.79%) MS Visio
10 14 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (9.35%) Retail Banking
11 13 (9.35%) Migration
12 10 (7.19%) Advertising
12 10 (7.19%) BPMN
13 9 (6.47%) Target Operating Model
13 9 (6.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (6.47%) Waterfall
14 8 (5.76%) Java
14 8 (5.76%) PCI DSS
15 7 (5.04%) Integration Testing
15 7 (5.04%) Test Scripting
15 7 (5.04%) System Testing
15 7 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (5.04%) System Integration Testing
15 7 (5.04%) SDLC
16 6 (4.32%) User Stories
16 6 (4.32%) Investment Banking
16 6 (4.32%) Requirements Analysis

Payments Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (3.60%) Confluence
2 3 (2.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) CICS
Applications
1 15 (10.79%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.88%) MS Office
5 3 (2.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.72%) Finacle
2 1 (0.72%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) JIRA
General
1 87 (62.59%) Finance
2 78 (56.12%) Banking
3 32 (23.02%) Retail
4 13 (9.35%) Retail Banking
5 10 (7.19%) Advertising
6 6 (4.32%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.32%) Back Office
7 2 (1.44%) Legal
7 2 (1.44%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (1.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) HTML
1 5 (3.60%) HTML5
2 3 (2.16%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.44%) XML
4 1 (0.72%) Middleware
4 1 (0.72%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.72%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) SWIFT
2 16 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.88%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.16%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) PACS
7 1 (0.72%) PKI
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 52 (37.41%) Business Analysis
3 19 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.51%) Use Case
5 15 (10.79%) Validation
6 14 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (9.35%) Migration
8 10 (7.19%) BPMN
9 9 (6.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (6.47%) Waterfall
9 9 (6.47%) Target Operating Model
10 7 (5.04%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (5.04%) SDLC
10 7 (5.04%) Integration Testing
10 7 (5.04%) Test Scripting
10 7 (5.04%) System Testing
11 6 (4.32%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.32%) Workflow
11 6 (4.32%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (4.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.76%) Java
2 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.88%) SQL
4 3 (2.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (2.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.60%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (2.16%) Oracle
1 3 (2.16%) VocaLink
2 1 (0.72%) Cloudera
2 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (0.72%) Teradata
2 1 (0.72%) Actimize
2 1 (0.72%) Fundtech