Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Financial Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 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 - Financial
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 675 703 627
Rank change year-on-year +28 -76 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 156 170 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 126 217
England median daily rate £450 £435 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -2.14% +5.27%
10th Percentile £313 £286 £317
90th Percentile £600 £597 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £36.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Business Analyst in England

Financial Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Business Analyst in England

Financial Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Business Analyst in England

Financial Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Business Analyst in England

Financial Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 73 £520 +10.93% 4
North of England +80 34 £375 -
South East +18 34 £450 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +41 26 £375 -
Midlands +21 10 £413 -4.35%
North West +24 6 £319 -20.31%
West Midlands +32 5 £413 -
East Midlands +5 4 £375 -15.49%
South West +7 3 £388 +31.91%
North East +66 2 £260 -36.97%
East of England -19 2 £308 -27.53%
Financial Business Analyst
UK

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Financial 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 England region featuring Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 156 (100.00%) Finance
2 49 (31.41%) Business Analysis
3 37 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (21.79%) Banking
5 22 (14.10%) Use Case
6 19 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (10.90%) Scrum
8 16 (10.26%) Change Management
8 16 (10.26%) Degree
9 15 (9.62%) GDPR
10 14 (8.97%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (8.97%) User Stories
11 13 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (7.69%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (7.69%) MiFID
13 11 (7.05%) Project Management
13 11 (7.05%) MS Visio
14 10 (6.41%) E-Commerce
14 10 (6.41%) UML
14 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (6.41%) Wireframes
15 9 (5.77%) Derivative
16 8 (5.13%) Migration
16 8 (5.13%) Data Protection
17 7 (4.49%) Wealth Management
17 7 (4.49%) Target Operating Model
17 7 (4.49%) EMIR
17 7 (4.49%) Microsoft
17 7 (4.49%) Data Flow Diagram

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (1.92%) SAS
1 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.28%) Confluence
2 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.92%) Temenos Globus
3 2 (1.28%) CA PPM
3 2 (1.28%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.64%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.64%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.64%) Sonata
4 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.92%) Blockchain
1 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.28%) Big Data
2 2 (1.28%) PowerPivot
2 2 (1.28%) QlikView
3 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.64%) Essbase
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.21%) JIRA
2 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.64%) YouTrack
General
1 156 (100.00%) Finance
2 34 (21.79%) Banking
3 5 (3.21%) Back Office
3 5 (3.21%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.21%) Marketing
4 4 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.56%) Front Office
4 4 (2.56%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Private Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Retail
6 2 (1.28%) International Banking
6 2 (1.28%) Legal
6 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) XML
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.64%) Web Services
3 1 (0.64%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.77%) Derivative
3 4 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.56%) Fintech
3 4 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (2.56%) User Experience
4 3 (1.92%) Equities
4 3 (1.92%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.64%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (0.64%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) Swaptions
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.41%) Business Analysis
2 37 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (14.10%) Use Case
4 19 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (10.90%) Scrum
6 16 (10.26%) Change Management
7 14 (8.97%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (8.97%) User Stories
8 12 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.05%) Project Management
10 10 (6.41%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.41%) UML
10 10 (6.41%) Wireframes
11 8 (5.13%) Data Protection
11 8 (5.13%) Migration
12 7 (4.49%) Client Onboarding
12 7 (4.49%) Data Flow Diagram
12 7 (4.49%) Target Operating Model
12 7 (4.49%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (10.26%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) ISEB
4 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) ACCA
5 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.64%) CIMA
5 1 (0.64%) IIBA
5 1 (0.64%) PMP
5 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) GDPR
2 12 (7.69%) MiFID
3 7 (4.49%) EMIR
4 6 (3.85%) PMO
5 5 (3.21%) QA
6 2 (1.28%) FATCA
7 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.64%) FINREP
7 1 (0.64%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.64%) PSD2
7 1 (0.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (4.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.21%) Oracle
2 5 (3.21%) Temenos
3 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.92%) SAP
4 2 (1.28%) HP
4 2 (1.28%) Microgen
4 2 (1.28%) Planview
4 2 (1.28%) SunGard
5 1 (0.64%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.64%) Citrix
5 1 (0.64%) CODA
5 1 (0.64%) FNZ
5 1 (0.64%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.64%) Informatica
5 1 (0.64%) Murex
5 1 (0.64%) Tableau
5 1 (0.64%) Vermilion