Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Business Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 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.

Digital Business Analyst
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 477 449 426
Rank change year-on-year -28 -23 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Business Analyst 154 179 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 132 146
London median daily rate £475 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.07% +8.12%
10th Percentile £325 £380 £363
90th Percentile £600 £538 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -15.79% +7.04% -29.00%

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 43,743 42,706 42,620
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.94% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,599 30,786 30,444
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% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 519 543
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +7.72% +0.16%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £52.20
England median hourly rate £18.30 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.14% +1.08% +4.11%

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 17 October 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 17 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 -30 23 £448 -5.79% 5
East London -21 7 £500 +11.73%
West London -14 4 £470 +42.42%
South London -26 3 £400 -11.11%
Digital Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 100 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.87%) User Stories
3 41 (26.62%) Scrum
4 40 (25.97%) Banking
5 35 (22.73%) Business Analysis
6 34 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (20.13%) Finance
8 30 (19.48%) User Experience
9 24 (15.58%) Asset Management
10 23 (14.94%) E-Commerce
11 19 (12.34%) JIRA
11 19 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (11.04%) Marketing
12 17 (11.04%) Retail
13 16 (10.39%) Confluence
13 16 (10.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 14 (9.09%) CMS
15 13 (8.44%) Waterfall
15 13 (8.44%) BDD
15 13 (8.44%) Mobile App
15 13 (8.44%) Acceptance Criteria
15 13 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (7.79%) Re-Platforming
16 12 (7.79%) QA
17 11 (7.14%) Use Case
17 11 (7.14%) Fintech
18 10 (6.49%) Microservices
18 10 (6.49%) Open Source
18 10 (6.49%) CRM
19 9 (5.84%) Adobe

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 (10.39%) Confluence
2 14 (9.09%) CMS
3 7 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.95%) WordPress
5 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.65%) Documentum
5 1 (0.65%) FileNet
5 1 (0.65%) OnBase
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.65%) Gliffy
2 1 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.95%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.30%) PaaS
4 2 (1.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) Slack
5 1 (0.65%) Trello
5 1 (0.65%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) SMS
2 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon QuickSight
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.65%) HBase
3 1 (0.65%) Impala
3 1 (0.65%) Parquet
3 1 (0.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 19 (12.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (25.97%) Banking
2 31 (20.13%) Finance
3 17 (11.04%) Marketing
3 17 (11.04%) Retail
4 5 (3.25%) Front Office
4 5 (3.25%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.60%) Publishing
6 3 (1.95%) Automotive
7 2 (1.30%) Games
7 2 (1.30%) Law
7 2 (1.30%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.90%) Web Services
2 5 (3.25%) .NET
3 4 (2.60%) CSS
3 4 (2.60%) HTML
3 4 (2.60%) RESTful
4 3 (1.95%) Gherkin
4 3 (1.95%) REST
4 3 (1.95%) Velocity
5 2 (1.30%) Swagger
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.65%) HTML5
6 1 (0.65%) Kafka
6 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.48%) User Experience
2 19 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.44%) Mobile App
4 11 (7.14%) Fintech
5 7 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.60%) CMDB
8 4 (2.60%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.95%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.30%) iPad
10 2 (1.30%) NHS
11 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.65%) EPoS
11 1 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.65%) Android
2 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.87%) User Stories
3 41 (26.62%) Scrum
4 35 (22.73%) Business Analysis
5 34 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (15.58%) Asset Management
7 23 (14.94%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 13 (8.44%) Acceptance Criteria
9 13 (8.44%) BDD
9 13 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (8.44%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.79%) Re-Platforming
11 11 (7.14%) Use Case
12 10 (6.49%) CRM
12 10 (6.49%) Microservices
12 10 (6.49%) Open Source
13 9 (5.84%) Content Management
14 8 (5.19%) Data Mapping
14 8 (5.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.19%) Java
2 3 (1.95%) C#
2 3 (1.95%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.95%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) Java 8
3 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) Degree
4 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.65%) IIBA
6 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.79%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) PSD2
3 1 (0.65%) GDPR
3 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.65%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (5.84%) Adobe
2 4 (2.60%) Google
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle
2 4 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.95%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 3 (1.95%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco
4 1 (0.65%) Hyland
4 1 (0.65%) IBM
4 1 (0.65%) McAfee
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.65%) OpenText
4 1 (0.65%) Pardot
4 1 (0.65%) Planview
4 1 (0.65%) SAP