Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Analyst
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 40 42 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 14.04% 13.46% 12.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.39% 14.05% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 33
Canary Wharf median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £324 £293
90th Percentile £513 £550 £538
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 278 299 365
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 95.83% 98.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 213 260
Canary Wharf median daily rate £508 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% -7.69% +10.80%
10th Percentile £263 £304 £288
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.65 £22.50
90th Percentile £123.74 £11.95 £36.33
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analyst in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the Canary Wharf region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 22 (55.00%) Business Analysis
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (30.00%) Analytics
6 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 10 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (25.00%) Coaching
8 9 (22.50%) User Stories
8 9 (22.50%) Banking
9 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
10 7 (17.50%) Retail
11 6 (15.00%) Project Management
11 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (15.00%) Business Process Modelling
12 5 (12.50%) SDLC
12 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (12.50%) EMIR
12 5 (12.50%) PMO
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (12.50%) Intranet
12 5 (12.50%) STB
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (10.00%) CMS
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
4 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.50%) Chatbot
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Dialogflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Retail
4 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 5 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Front Office
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) Django
2 3 (7.50%) MXNet
2 3 (7.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (7.50%) REST
2 3 (7.50%) TensorFlow
2 3 (7.50%) Theano
3 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.50%) FpML
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (12.50%) Derivative
3 5 (12.50%) Social Media
3 5 (12.50%) STB
4 4 (10.00%) Equities
5 3 (7.50%) Fixed Income
5 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (5.00%) FMCG
6 2 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (5.00%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (5.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.50%) ASIC
7 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.50%) PMI
7 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Business Analysis
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Analytics
4 11 (27.50%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) Coaching
5 10 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (22.50%) User Stories
7 6 (15.00%) Business Process Modelling
7 6 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (15.00%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Kanban
8 5 (12.50%) Market Research
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
8 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (12.50%) Use Case
8 5 (12.50%) Web Development
9 4 (10.00%) Change Control
9 4 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) C#
1 3 (7.50%) Java
1 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.50%) Python
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) IIBA
2 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) EMIR
1 5 (12.50%) MiFID
1 5 (12.50%) PMO
2 3 (7.50%) FATCA
2 3 (7.50%) QA
3 2 (5.00%) IFRS
3 2 (5.00%) IFRS 9
3 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.50%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) Google
2 4 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.00%) Splunk
4 1 (2.50%) Casewise
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase