Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Investment Banking Business Analyst was £575 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 - Investment Banking
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 709 781 658
Rank change year-on-year +72 -123 +27
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 122 92 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.094% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.099% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 70 139
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £413 £425 £450
90th Percentile £688 £714 £650
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
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%

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in England

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in England

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking Business Analyst in England

Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in England

Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking 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 +24 122 £575 +9.52%
Investment Banking Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 100 (81.97%) Banking
2 88 (72.13%) Investment Banking
3 64 (52.46%) Finance
4 56 (45.90%) Business Analysis
5 34 (27.87%) SQL
6 32 (26.23%) Fixed Income
7 31 (25.41%) Derivative
8 29 (23.77%) Front Office
9 27 (22.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (20.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (18.85%) Market Risk
12 22 (18.03%) Equities
13 19 (15.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (14.75%) Credit Risk
14 18 (14.75%) MiFID
15 17 (13.93%) Degree
15 17 (13.93%) Master's Degree
16 16 (13.11%) Analytics
16 16 (13.11%) GAP Analysis
17 15 (12.30%) Project Management
18 14 (11.48%) Python
18 14 (11.48%) Stress Testing
19 13 (10.66%) Risk Management
20 12 (9.84%) Migration
20 12 (9.84%) Electronic Trading
21 11 (9.02%) Data Analysis
21 11 (9.02%) Scrum
21 11 (9.02%) VBA
21 11 (9.02%) R

Investment Banking 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:

Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) ION MarketView
2 3 (2.46%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) Big Data
1 4 (3.28%) Blockchain
1 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.46%) DB2
2 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.82%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.82%) QlikView
3 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) JIRA
2 1 (0.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 100 (81.97%) Banking
2 88 (72.13%) Investment Banking
3 64 (52.46%) Finance
4 29 (23.77%) Front Office
5 10 (8.20%) Back Office
6 7 (5.74%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.64%) Legal
7 2 (1.64%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.82%) French Language
8 1 (0.82%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) XML
2 4 (3.28%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.64%) Middleware
4 1 (0.82%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.23%) Fixed Income
2 31 (25.41%) Derivative
3 23 (18.85%) Market Risk
4 22 (18.03%) Equities
5 19 (15.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (14.75%) Credit Risk
7 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (3.28%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.82%) Fintech
11 1 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.90%) Business Analysis
2 27 (22.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.49%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (13.11%) Analytics
4 16 (13.11%) GAP Analysis
5 15 (12.30%) Project Management
6 14 (11.48%) Stress Testing
7 13 (10.66%) Risk Management
8 12 (9.84%) Electronic Trading
8 12 (9.84%) Migration
9 11 (9.02%) Data Analysis
9 11 (9.02%) Scrum
9 11 (9.02%) Target Operating Model
10 10 (8.20%) SDLC
11 9 (7.38%) Change Management
12 8 (6.56%) Workflow
13 7 (5.74%) Scenario Testing
14 6 (4.92%) User Stories
14 6 (4.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.87%) SQL
2 14 (11.48%) Python
3 11 (9.02%) R
3 11 (9.02%) VBA
4 5 (4.10%) Java
5 2 (1.64%) C++
6 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.82%) Scala
6 1 (0.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) Degree
1 17 (13.93%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.75%) MiFID
2 7 (5.74%) GDPR
3 6 (4.92%) QA
4 4 (3.28%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (3.28%) EMIR
5 2 (1.64%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.82%) Basel II
6 1 (0.82%) Basel III
6 1 (0.82%) COREP
6 1 (0.82%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.82%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (0.82%) XenApp
1 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (1.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (5.74%) ION Trading
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle
2 3 (2.46%) SunGard
2 3 (2.46%) Sybase
3 2 (1.64%) AppDynamics
3 2 (1.64%) Dynatrace
3 2 (1.64%) IBM
3 2 (1.64%) Murex
3 2 (1.64%) Splunk
4 1 (0.82%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.82%) CA
4 1 (0.82%) Calypso
4 1 (0.82%) Citrix
4 1 (0.82%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.82%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.82%) FIS
4 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.82%) SmartStream
4 1 (0.82%) Tradeweb