Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business IT Analyst was £523 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 489 463 358
Rank change year-on-year -26 -105 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 134 137 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 108 197
London median daily rate £523 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.48% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £391 £360 £336
90th Percentile £725 £700 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £53.00
England median hourly rate £40.50 £25.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year +58.82% -51.89% +100.00%

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 43,899 38,917 42,397
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.91% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,965 27,733 30,061
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 619 544 654
London median hourly rate £20.60 £21.13 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +11.21% +6.65%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.69% -0.59% +11.06%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -28 37 £538 -2.27% 7
South London - 4 £450 -
West London -28 3 £425 -5.56% 1
North London -2 1 - -
Business IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 66 (49.25%) Business Analysis
2 43 (32.09%) Banking
3 42 (31.34%) Finance
4 37 (27.61%) Front Office
5 34 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (20.15%) Investment Banking
7 21 (15.67%) SQL
8 19 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (12.69%) SDLC
9 17 (12.69%) Fixed Income
9 17 (12.69%) Derivative
10 16 (11.94%) Waterfall
11 15 (11.19%) Project Management
12 14 (10.45%) Migration
13 13 (9.70%) Data Analysis
13 13 (9.70%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (9.70%) Scrum
13 13 (9.70%) Microsoft
13 13 (9.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (8.96%) Retail
14 12 (8.96%) Asset Management
15 11 (8.21%) E-Commerce
16 10 (7.46%) UML
16 10 (7.46%) Change Management
16 10 (7.46%) Use Case
16 10 (7.46%) Security Cleared
16 10 (7.46%) Process Improvement
17 9 (6.72%) Electronic Trading
17 9 (6.72%) Market Risk

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 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Summit
2 1 (0.75%) Aligne
2 1 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.75%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) Extranet
2 1 (0.75%) Firewall
2 1 (0.75%) Intranet
2 1 (0.75%) SMS
2 1 (0.75%) SSL
2 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) Big Data
1 3 (2.24%) Blockchain
1 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.49%) Data Lake
2 2 (1.49%) Power BI
3 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.75%) DTS
3 1 (0.75%) OLAP
3 1 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 43 (32.09%) Banking
2 42 (31.34%) Finance
3 37 (27.61%) Front Office
4 27 (20.15%) Investment Banking
5 12 (8.96%) Retail
6 6 (4.48%) Marketing
7 4 (2.99%) Back Office
8 2 (1.49%) German Language
8 2 (1.49%) International Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.49%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Advertising
9 1 (0.75%) Electronics
9 1 (0.75%) French Language
9 1 (0.75%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.75%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) .NET
1 3 (2.24%) XML
2 1 (0.75%) MDX
2 1 (0.75%) Middleware
2 1 (0.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.69%) Derivative
2 17 (12.69%) Fixed Income
3 13 (9.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (6.72%) Market Risk
5 7 (5.22%) EPoS
6 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.49%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.49%) Swaptions
7 2 (1.49%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.75%) FMCG
8 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.75%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.97%) Windows
2 2 (1.49%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.25%) Business Analysis
2 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (12.69%) SDLC
4 16 (11.94%) Waterfall
5 15 (11.19%) Project Management
6 14 (10.45%) Migration
7 13 (9.70%) Data Analysis
7 13 (9.70%) GAP Analysis
7 13 (9.70%) Scrum
8 12 (8.96%) Asset Management
9 11 (8.21%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.46%) Change Management
10 10 (7.46%) Process Improvement
10 10 (7.46%) UML
10 10 (7.46%) Use Case
11 9 (6.72%) Electronic Trading
12 8 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (5.22%) Business Process Modelling
13 7 (5.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.67%) SQL
2 3 (2.24%) Java
2 3 (2.24%) Python
2 3 (2.24%) VB
3 2 (1.49%) MATLAB
3 2 (1.49%) R
3 2 (1.49%) VBA
4 1 (0.75%) C++
4 1 (0.75%) Scala
4 1 (0.75%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.22%) Degree
4 5 (3.73%) ISEB
5 4 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.99%) PMP
6 3 (2.24%) CBAP
6 3 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.24%) IIBA
6 3 (2.24%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) GDPR
2 5 (3.73%) QA
3 4 (2.99%) MiFID
3 4 (2.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.24%) PMO
5 1 (0.75%) Basel III
5 1 (0.75%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.75%) EMIR
5 1 (0.75%) GxP
5 1 (0.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (9.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.73%) ServiceNow
3 4 (2.99%) Tableau
4 3 (2.24%) Charles River
4 3 (2.24%) Citrix
4 3 (2.24%) Cognos
4 3 (2.24%) HP
4 3 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.49%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.49%) Informatica
5 2 (1.49%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) CA
6 1 (0.75%) FIS
6 1 (0.75%) FXall
6 1 (0.75%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Trayport
6 1 (0.75%) Twitter