Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business IT Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 504 445 445
Rank change year-on-year -59 0 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 125 179 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.41% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 133 157
London median daily rate £488 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +10.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £356 £383 £350
90th Percentile £688 £725 £725
England median daily rate £425 £475 £445
% change year-on-year -10.53% +6.74% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £33.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +25.76% +24.53% -24.29%

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 43,807 43,225 42,138
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.99% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,677 31,203 30,056
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 518 549
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.22 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.02% +5.14% +1.21%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.63 £47.83 £52.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -43 21 £475 -20.83% 11
West London - 10 £400 - 5
East London -16 8 £400 -33.33% 1
North London -1 2 £388 -
South London -26 1 £438 -12.94%
Business IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 56 (44.80%) Finance
2 46 (36.80%) Business Analysis
3 39 (31.20%) Banking
4 33 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (17.60%) Migration
6 22 (17.60%) Investment Banking
7 16 (12.80%) Retail
7 16 (12.80%) Fixed Income
7 16 (12.80%) Project Management
7 16 (12.80%) SQL
8 14 (11.20%) UML
8 14 (11.20%) CRM
8 14 (11.20%) Use Case
8 14 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (10.40%) Derivative
9 13 (10.40%) Degree
9 13 (10.40%) JIRA
9 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (10.40%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (9.60%) Change Management
11 11 (8.80%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (8.80%) Oracle
11 11 (8.80%) User Stories
11 11 (8.80%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (8.00%) Windows
12 10 (8.00%) Data Analysis
13 9 (7.20%) Scrum
13 9 (7.20%) Front Office
13 9 (7.20%) Data Modelling

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 3 (2.40%) Confluence
2 2 (1.60%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.80%) Appian
3 1 (0.80%) FileNet
3 1 (0.80%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.80%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.60%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.80%) Endur
2 1 (0.80%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.80%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.80%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.80%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Network Security
2 1 (0.80%) Firewall
2 1 (0.80%) LAN
2 1 (0.80%) SMS
2 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.60%) OLAP
3 2 (1.60%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (1.60%) QlikView
3 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.80%) Big Data
4 1 (0.80%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.80%) Presto
4 1 (0.80%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.80%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) JIRA
2 3 (2.40%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.80%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.80%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (44.80%) Finance
2 39 (31.20%) Banking
3 22 (17.60%) Investment Banking
4 16 (12.80%) Retail
5 9 (7.20%) Front Office
6 4 (3.20%) Legal
7 3 (2.40%) Back Office
8 2 (1.60%) Billing
8 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.60%) Marketing
8 2 (1.60%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.80%) Local Government
9 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) FpML
2 4 (3.20%) XML
3 2 (1.60%) Kafka
3 2 (1.60%) MDX
4 1 (0.80%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Fixed Income
2 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.40%) Derivative
3 7 (5.60%) Credit Risk
3 7 (5.60%) Equities
3 7 (5.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (4.80%) Market Risk
5 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.20%) OTC Derivatives
6 4 (3.20%) PMI
6 4 (3.20%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.60%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.60%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.60%) User Experience
9 1 (0.80%) FMCG
9 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) Business Analysis
2 33 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (17.60%) Migration
5 16 (12.80%) Project Management
6 14 (11.20%) CRM
6 14 (11.20%) UML
6 14 (11.20%) Use Case
6 14 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (10.40%) Acceptance Criteria
8 12 (9.60%) Change Management
9 11 (8.80%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (8.80%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (8.80%) User Stories
10 10 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.20%) Data Modelling
11 9 (7.20%) Scrum
11 9 (7.20%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.40%) Test Scripting
12 8 (6.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.80%) SQL
2 3 (2.40%) C
2 3 (2.40%) Java
3 2 (1.60%) XMLA
4 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.60%) CBAP
3 2 (1.60%) ISEB
4 1 (0.80%) CAPM
4 1 (0.80%) CISSP
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.80%) MBA
4 1 (0.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) QA
2 7 (5.60%) MiFID
3 6 (4.80%) GDPR
4 3 (2.40%) EMIR
5 2 (1.60%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.60%) PMO
6 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) Oracle
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.00%) Murex
4 3 (2.40%) Citrix
4 3 (2.40%) SAP
5 2 (1.60%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.60%) IBM
5 2 (1.60%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.60%) Pega
5 2 (1.60%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.60%) Tableau
6 1 (0.80%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.80%) Demandware
6 1 (0.80%) HP
6 1 (0.80%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.80%) Temenos
6 1 (0.80%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.80%) Vermilion