Period
to 17 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business IT Analyst was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 529 500 463
Rank change year-on-year -29 -37 -82
Contract jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 83 132 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 102 107
London median daily rate £494 £510 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.19% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £413 £388 £360
90th Percentile £644 £725 £688
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £51.70 £36.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +43.61% +41.18% -51.89%

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 41,059 44,157 39,248
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.65% 94.83% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,487 32,132 27,956
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 625 567
London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% -4.19% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
90th Percentile £49.38 £48.75 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +1.08% -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 -21 21 £490 -8.84% 5
East London - 5 £644 -
West London +23 2 £425 - 4
Business IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 28 (33.73%) Business Analysis
3 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (30.12%) Banking
5 14 (16.87%) Migration
5 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (14.46%) Investment Banking
7 11 (13.25%) Acceptance Criteria
8 10 (12.05%) Retail
8 10 (12.05%) SQL
9 9 (10.84%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (9.64%) Fixed Income
10 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Scrum
11 7 (8.43%) Data Analysis
11 7 (8.43%) CRM
12 6 (7.23%) UML
12 6 (7.23%) Front Office
12 6 (7.23%) Project Management
12 6 (7.23%) Derivative
12 6 (7.23%) Degree
12 6 (7.23%) JIRA
12 6 (7.23%) Document Management
12 6 (7.23%) SDLC
12 6 (7.23%) Use Case
12 6 (7.23%) QA
12 6 (7.23%) User Stories
13 5 (6.02%) Anti-Money Laundering

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 (2.41%) Confluence
2 1 (1.20%) FileNet
2 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Loan IQ
1 1 (1.20%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Firewall
1 1 (1.20%) LAN
1 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) GIS
2 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.20%) Power BI
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) JIRA
2 2 (2.41%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 25 (30.12%) Banking
3 12 (14.46%) Investment Banking
4 10 (12.05%) Retail
5 6 (7.23%) Front Office
6 2 (2.41%) Back Office
6 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) FpML
1 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.64%) Fixed Income
2 6 (7.23%) Derivative
3 4 (4.82%) Equities
3 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.82%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.41%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) PMI
5 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.41%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) Business Analysis
2 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.87%) Migration
3 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.25%) Acceptance Criteria
5 9 (10.84%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.43%) CRM
7 7 (8.43%) Data Analysis
7 7 (8.43%) Scrum
7 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.23%) Document Management
8 6 (7.23%) Project Management
8 6 (7.23%) SDLC
8 6 (7.23%) UML
8 6 (7.23%) Use Case
8 6 (7.23%) User Stories
9 5 (6.02%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (6.02%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) CBAP
2 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.20%) CAPM
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
2 5 (6.02%) GDPR
3 4 (4.82%) MiFID
4 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.41%) PMO
5 1 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.20%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle
1 4 (4.82%) ServiceNow
1 4 (4.82%) Workday
2 3 (3.61%) Citrix
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.41%) Murex
4 1 (1.20%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.20%) IBM
4 1 (1.20%) Infor
4 1 (1.20%) Planview
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.20%) Tableau