Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Business Analyst was £473 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 July 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.

Digital Business Analyst
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 488 451 425
Rank change year-on-year -37 -26 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Business Analyst 146 141 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.34% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.35% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 97 154
London median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% - +11.73%
10th Percentile £335 £355 £361
90th Percentile £600 £560 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year +1.59% - -

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 43,896 39,747 43,277
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 95.11% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,768 28,280 31,143
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £285
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 650 514 509
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +11.84% -4.26%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £50.57 £50.00 £46.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

Digital Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Business Analyst in London

Digital Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Business Analyst in London

Digital Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Business Analyst in London

Digital Business 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 Digital Business Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 16 July 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 -40 25 £450 - 5
West London -21 7 £465 - 1
East London -20 5 £475 +6.15%
South London -45 3 £400 -13.51%
Digital Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Digital Business 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 Digital Business Analyst in the job title.

1 95 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.25%) Business Analysis
3 40 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (24.66%) Scrum
5 34 (23.29%) Banking
6 33 (22.60%) Finance
7 30 (20.55%) User Stories
8 27 (18.49%) User Experience
9 26 (17.81%) E-Commerce
10 20 (13.70%) Retail
11 19 (13.01%) JIRA
12 18 (12.33%) Waterfall
13 15 (10.27%) Asset Management
13 15 (10.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 14 (9.59%) Use Case
14 14 (9.59%) Fintech
15 13 (8.90%) Open Source
16 12 (8.22%) Confluence
16 12 (8.22%) Process Improvement
16 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (8.22%) Marketing
17 11 (7.53%) QA
17 11 (7.53%) CRM
17 11 (7.53%) Java
17 11 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
18 10 (6.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 10 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (6.85%) Investment Management
19 9 (6.16%) SDLC
19 9 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement

Digital Business 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 12 (8.22%) Confluence
2 4 (2.74%) CMS
2 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.68%) Documentum
4 1 (0.68%) FileNet
4 1 (0.68%) OnBase
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.05%) Gliffy
2 3 (2.05%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
1 1 (0.68%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.37%) Trello
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) SurveyMonkey
2 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) VPN
2 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon QuickSight
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.68%) HBase
2 1 (0.68%) Impala
2 1 (0.68%) Parquet
2 1 (0.68%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 19 (13.01%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (23.29%) Banking
2 33 (22.60%) Finance
3 20 (13.70%) Retail
4 12 (8.22%) Marketing
5 7 (4.79%) Front Office
5 7 (4.79%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Advertising
6 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.37%) Automotive
7 2 (1.37%) Games
7 2 (1.37%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) Velocity
2 2 (1.37%) .NET
2 2 (1.37%) RESTful
2 2 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Avro
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.68%) HTML
3 1 (0.68%) Kafka
3 1 (0.68%) Swagger
3 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.49%) User Experience
2 14 (9.59%) Fintech
3 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.16%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (4.79%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.11%) Social Media
8 5 (3.42%) FMCG
9 3 (2.05%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.37%) NHS
11 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.68%) Equities
11 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.68%) iPad
11 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.25%) Business Analysis
3 40 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (24.66%) Scrum
5 30 (20.55%) User Stories
6 26 (17.81%) E-Commerce
7 18 (12.33%) Waterfall
8 15 (10.27%) Asset Management
8 15 (10.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 14 (9.59%) Use Case
10 13 (8.90%) Open Source
11 12 (8.22%) Process Improvement
12 11 (7.53%) CRM
12 11 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (6.85%) Investment Management
13 10 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (6.16%) Acceptance Criteria
14 9 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.16%) Project Management
14 9 (6.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.53%) Java
2 3 (2.05%) Java 8
3 2 (1.37%) SQL
4 1 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.68%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.05%) Degree
1 3 (2.05%) ISEB
1 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
3 1 (0.68%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Oozie
1 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (3.42%) Adobe
2 3 (2.05%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.37%) IBM
3 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco
4 1 (0.68%) Google
4 1 (0.68%) Hyland
4 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.68%) OpenText
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle
4 1 (0.68%) Planview
4 1 (0.68%) SAP