Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Financial Services 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 Services
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 732 763 713
Rank change year-on-year +31 -50 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 99 110 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 78 137
England median daily rate £450 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £311 £287 £308
90th Percentile £575 £571 £643
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 Services Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in England

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in England

Financial Services Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Services Business Analyst in England

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in England

Financial Services 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 Services 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 -16 47 £538 +16.85% 3
North of England +79 25 £375 -6.25%
Yorkshire +44 23 £375 +15.03%
South East +13 21 £450 +5.88% 1
Midlands +18 5 £450 +1.41%
West Midlands +32 3 £420 -1.18%
North West +21 2 £319 -1.92%
East Midlands +2 1 £450 +1.41%
East of England -20 1 £308 -27.53%
Financial Services Business Analyst
UK

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

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

1 99 (100.00%) Finance
2 40 (40.40%) Business Analysis
3 27 (27.27%) Banking
4 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.15%) Change Management
6 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (12.12%) GDPR
8 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (11.11%) User Stories
9 10 (10.10%) Use Case
10 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
10 9 (9.09%) Project Management
10 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.07%) Client Onboarding
11 7 (7.07%) Data Flow Diagram
11 7 (7.07%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.07%) MiFID
12 6 (6.06%) Investment Management
12 6 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.06%) Derivative
12 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
12 6 (6.06%) Workflow
12 6 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
12 6 (6.06%) PMO
12 6 (6.06%) Change Control
13 5 (5.05%) EMIR
13 5 (5.05%) Target Operating Model
13 5 (5.05%) Scrum
13 5 (5.05%) Migration

Financial Services 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 2 (2.02%) Confluence
1 2 (2.02%) SAS
1 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Temenos T24
2 3 (3.03%) Temenos Globus
3 2 (2.02%) CA PPM
3 2 (2.02%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (1.01%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.02%) Blockchain
2 2 (2.02%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.02%) QlikView
3 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) JIRA
General
1 99 (100.00%) Finance
2 27 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Front Office
3 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Back Office
4 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 3 (3.03%) Private Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.02%) International Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Derivative
3 4 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.03%) Equities
5 2 (2.02%) Fintech
5 2 (2.02%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (2.02%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.01%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.01%) Swaptions
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.40%) Business Analysis
2 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.15%) Change Management
4 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (11.11%) User Stories
6 10 (10.10%) Use Case
7 9 (9.09%) Project Management
7 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.07%) Client Onboarding
8 7 (7.07%) Data Flow Diagram
8 7 (7.07%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.06%) Change Control
9 6 (6.06%) Investment Management
9 6 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
9 6 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.06%) Workflow
10 5 (5.05%) BPMN
10 5 (5.05%) Migration
10 5 (5.05%) Scrum
10 5 (5.05%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) IIBA
3 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) GDPR
2 7 (7.07%) MiFID
3 6 (6.06%) PMO
4 5 (5.05%) EMIR
5 4 (4.04%) QA
6 2 (2.02%) FATCA
7 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.01%) PSD2
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.05%) Temenos
3 2 (2.02%) HP
3 2 (2.02%) Microgen
3 2 (2.02%) Planview
3 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.01%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.01%) Informatica
4 1 (1.01%) SAP
4 1 (1.01%) Vermilion