Period
to 27 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business IT Analyst was £511 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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 IT Analyst
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 518 441 415
Rank change year-on-year -77 -26 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 124 140 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 104 153
London median daily rate £511 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £363 £377 £326
90th Percentile £725 £700 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £53.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% -22.22% +35.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,231 37,764 41,318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.01% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,253 26,925 29,686
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 508 527
London median hourly rate £21.70 £22.42 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.20% +17.99% -1.76%
10th Percentile £12.88 £12.25 £10.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.56% +11.43%

Business IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business IT Analyst in London

Business IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business IT Analyst in London

Business IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business IT Analyst in London

Business IT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business IT Analyst in London

Business IT Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
Central London -42 30 £488 -18.75% 4
West London -39 4 £425 -5.56% 5
North London +6 2 £388 -
South London - 1 £425 -
Business IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, Business IT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Business IT Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (39.52%) Finance
2 48 (38.71%) Business Analysis
3 36 (29.03%) Banking
4 33 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (17.74%) Investment Banking
7 19 (15.32%) Front Office
8 17 (13.71%) Use Case
9 16 (12.90%) Migration
9 16 (12.90%) Project Management
9 16 (12.90%) SQL
10 14 (11.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (9.68%) Change Management
12 12 (9.68%) UML
12 12 (9.68%) Fixed Income
13 11 (8.87%) Retail
13 11 (8.87%) Data Modelling
13 11 (8.87%) Translating Business Requirements
14 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
14 10 (8.06%) Data Analysis
15 9 (7.26%) GAP Analysis
15 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
15 9 (7.26%) Electronic Trading
16 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (6.45%) MiFID
16 8 (6.45%) SDLC
17 7 (5.65%) Business Process Modelling
17 7 (5.65%) User Stories

Business IT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (1.61%) Apache Spark
1 2 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.81%) Aligne
2 1 (0.81%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (0.81%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) SaaS
2 2 (1.61%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) SMS
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) SSL
2 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.23%) Big Data
2 4 (3.23%) Blockchain
2 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.61%) OLAP
4 2 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (1.61%) QlikView
5 1 (0.81%) Presto
5 1 (0.81%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (39.52%) Finance
2 36 (29.03%) Banking
3 22 (17.74%) Investment Banking
4 19 (15.32%) Front Office
5 11 (8.87%) Retail
6 4 (3.23%) Back Office
7 3 (2.42%) Legal
8 2 (1.61%) Marketing
8 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.61%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.81%) Local Government
9 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.81%) Publishing
9 1 (0.81%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) FpML
2 4 (3.23%) XML
3 2 (1.61%) Kafka
3 2 (1.61%) MDX
4 1 (0.81%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.68%) Fixed Income
4 7 (5.65%) Derivative
4 7 (5.65%) Market Risk
5 5 (4.03%) Credit Risk
5 5 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.23%) Equities
7 3 (2.42%) EPoS
8 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.61%) PMI
8 2 (1.61%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.61%) Swaptions
8 2 (1.61%) User Experience
8 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.81%) Fintech
9 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Windows
2 3 (2.42%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.71%) Business Analysis
2 33 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.71%) Use Case
5 16 (12.90%) Migration
5 16 (12.90%) Project Management
6 12 (9.68%) Change Management
6 12 (9.68%) UML
7 11 (8.87%) Data Modelling
7 11 (8.87%) Translating Business Requirements
8 10 (8.06%) Data Analysis
8 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.26%) Electronic Trading
9 9 (7.26%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.45%) SDLC
10 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.65%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (5.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (2.42%) Java
3 2 (1.61%) C
3 2 (1.61%) MATLAB
3 2 (1.61%) R
3 2 (1.61%) XMLA
4 1 (0.81%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) Degree
1 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) ISEB
3 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) MiFID
2 7 (5.65%) QA
3 6 (4.84%) EMIR
4 5 (4.03%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (4.03%) GDPR
5 4 (3.23%) PMO
6 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.81%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.81%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.81%) CASB
1 1 (0.81%) PingFederate
1 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (5.65%) Oracle
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.42%) Hyperion
3 3 (2.42%) Tableau
4 2 (1.61%) Citrix
4 2 (1.61%) Murex
4 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.81%) CA
5 1 (0.81%) FIS
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.81%) iManage
5 1 (0.81%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.81%) Ping Identity
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.81%) SimCorp
5 1 (0.81%) Teradata
5 1 (0.81%) Trayport
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter
5 1 (0.81%) Vermilion