The median contractor rate for a Financial Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 537 482
Rank change year-on-year +29 -55  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 68 87 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 70 93
Median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.55% +5.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +4.61% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39809 47592 46241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.25% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25961 31270 28439
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1455 1881
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
London +10 23 £450 -
South East +18 19 £500 +21.21% 4
Yorkshire +23 9 £388 +14.22% 1
East Midlands 0 7 £463 -9.75%
South West 0 4 £350 -21.78%
West Midlands +19 2 £358 -13.33% 1
Midlands +10 2 £350 -22.22%
North West +30 1 £313 -30.55% 2
Financial Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Finance
2 40 (30.30%) Banking
3 37 (28.03%) Business Analysis
4 35 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (12.12%) Project Management
8 14 (10.61%) Oracle
9 12 (9.09%) Retail
10 11 (8.33%) Change Management
11 10 (7.58%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (6.82%) PRINCE2
12 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.82%) ISEB
12 9 (6.82%) MiFID
13 8 (6.06%) Migration
13 8 (6.06%) Data Analysis
13 8 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
13 8 (6.06%) Use Case
14 7 (5.30%) User Stories
14 7 (5.30%) SQL
14 7 (5.30%) Retail Banking
15 6 (4.55%) JIRA
15 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking
15 6 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
15 6 (4.55%) Scrum
15 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
15 6 (4.55%) ERP

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 4 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.52%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.76%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.76%) Maximo
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.76%) MS Access
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 132 (100.00%) Finance
2 40 (30.30%) Banking
3 12 (9.09%) Retail
4 7 (5.30%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.55%) Back Office
5 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Front Office
6 4 (3.03%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.76%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) Web Services
1 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.27%) Derivative
4 3 (2.27%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.27%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.52%) Equities
6 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.76%) FMCG
6 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.76%) PMI
6 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.03%) Business Analysis
2 35 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (12.12%) Project Management
5 11 (8.33%) Change Management
6 10 (7.58%) Waterfall
7 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.06%) Migration
8 8 (6.06%) Use Case
9 7 (5.30%) User Stories
10 6 (4.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 6 (4.55%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.55%) Scrum
10 6 (4.55%) SDLC
10 6 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.30%) SQL
2 1 (0.76%) C#
2 1 (0.76%) Python
2 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.82%) ISEB
2 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) CBAP
3 3 (2.27%) IIBA
4 2 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) MiFID
2 4 (3.03%) EMIR
3 3 (2.27%) QA
4 2 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.52%) FATCA
4 2 (1.52%) GDPR
4 2 (1.52%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.76%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.76%) Basel III
5 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.76%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.76%) PMO
5 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 14 (10.61%) Oracle
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.52%) CODA
3 2 (1.52%) Workday
4 1 (0.76%) Actimize
4 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.76%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.76%) Infor
4 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.76%) SAP