Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Digital Business Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 January 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.

Digital Business Analyst
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 467 467 430
Rank change year-on-year 0 -37 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Business Analyst 156 176 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 137 130
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £313 £380 £356
90th Percentile £614 £575 £544
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 - £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -28.00%

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 41,840 43,432 39,432
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 94.83% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,038 31,610 28,104
London median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £670 £644
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 566 558
London median hourly rate £20.57 £19.91 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -2.88% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.83
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 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 -3 34 £500 +5.26% 4
West London +22 8 £454 +37.50% 1
East London -38 5 £500 +16.28%
South London -2 2 £488 +17.47%
Digital Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 102 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.33%) User Stories
3 43 (27.56%) Scrum
4 31 (19.87%) Banking
5 29 (18.59%) Finance
6 25 (16.03%) Business Analysis
7 22 (14.10%) JIRA
7 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (13.46%) User Experience
8 21 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (12.82%) Acceptance Criteria
9 20 (12.82%) BDD
9 20 (12.82%) Marketing
9 20 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (12.18%) Mobile App
11 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
11 18 (11.54%) Asset Management
12 17 (10.90%) E-Commerce
13 16 (10.26%) CMS
13 16 (10.26%) Content Management
13 16 (10.26%) Waterfall
14 15 (9.62%) Retail
14 15 (9.62%) Use Case
15 13 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
15 13 (8.33%) Workshop Facilitation
16 12 (7.69%) Adobe
17 11 (7.05%) Project Management
17 11 (7.05%) Confluence
17 11 (7.05%) SDLC
18 10 (6.41%) Fintech

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 16 (10.26%) CMS
2 11 (7.05%) Confluence
3 10 (6.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.92%) SaaS
4 2 (1.28%) PaaS
4 2 (1.28%) Slack
5 1 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.28%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (14.10%) JIRA
2 1 (0.64%) Axure RP
General
1 31 (19.87%) Banking
2 29 (18.59%) Finance
3 20 (12.82%) Marketing
4 15 (9.62%) Retail
5 7 (4.49%) Games
6 3 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.92%) Law
6 3 (1.92%) Publishing
7 2 (1.28%) Front Office
7 2 (1.28%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.41%) CSS
1 10 (6.41%) HTML
2 9 (5.77%) Web Services
3 8 (5.13%) XML
4 6 (3.85%) HTML5
5 5 (3.21%) .NET
5 5 (3.21%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.56%) REST
6 4 (2.56%) RESTful
7 2 (1.28%) Swagger
8 1 (0.64%) JSON
8 1 (0.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.46%) User Experience
3 19 (12.18%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.41%) Fintech
5 8 (5.13%) Virtual Team
6 7 (4.49%) Online Banking
7 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.56%) CMDB
8 4 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.92%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.92%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.28%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.64%) EPoS
11 1 (0.64%) iPad
11 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.64%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) Android
1 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.33%) User Stories
3 43 (27.56%) Scrum
4 25 (16.03%) Business Analysis
5 21 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (12.82%) Acceptance Criteria
6 20 (12.82%) BDD
6 20 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (11.54%) Asset Management
8 17 (10.90%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.26%) Content Management
9 16 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 15 (9.62%) Use Case
11 13 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
11 13 (8.33%) Workshop Facilitation
12 11 (7.05%) Project Management
12 11 (7.05%) SDLC
13 10 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (6.41%) Customer-Centricity
13 10 (6.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.56%) C#
3 3 (1.92%) SQL
4 1 (0.64%) C
4 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.77%) Degree
4 7 (4.49%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (1.92%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.92%) ISEB
6 2 (1.28%) CBAP
6 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.64%) IIBA
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) PSD2
3 2 (1.28%) PMO
4 1 (0.64%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (7.69%) Adobe
2 5 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.92%) Google
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle
3 3 (1.92%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (1.28%) hybris
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.64%) IBM
5 1 (0.64%) Pardot
5 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds