Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Financial Business Analyst was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 Analyst - Financial
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 528 476
Rank change year-on-year -25 -52 +81
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 74 95 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 72 123
London median daily rate £520 £469 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.93% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £380 £315 £341
90th Percentile £633 £625 £650
England median daily rate £450 £435 £441
% change year-on-year +3.45% -1.36% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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 44411 43038 44839
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.01% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32161 30620 31621
London median daily rate £492 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.54% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £265
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 556 694
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.75% +7.40%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Business Analyst in London

Financial Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Business Analyst in London

Financial Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Business Analyst in London

Financial Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Business Analyst in London

Financial 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 Financial Business Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -11 7 £535 +25.88% 2
East London - 2 £450 -
Financial Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Financial Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (37.84%) Business Analysis
2 28 (37.84%) Banking
3 14 (18.92%) Change Management
4 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.86%) User Stories
6 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.16%) Use Case
6 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.81%) MiFID
7 8 (10.81%) Derivative
7 8 (10.81%) Project Management
8 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
8 7 (9.46%) EMIR
8 7 (9.46%) Data Flow Diagram
8 7 (9.46%) Client Onboarding
9 6 (8.11%) PMO
9 6 (8.11%) GDPR
10 5 (6.76%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (6.76%) KYC
10 5 (6.76%) BPMN
10 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.76%) Change Control
10 5 (6.76%) Temenos
10 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.76%) Migration
10 5 (6.76%) Scrum
10 5 (6.76%) Workflow

Financial 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 2 (2.70%) SAS
1 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Temenos T24
2 3 (4.05%) Temenos Globus
3 2 (2.70%) CA PPM
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.70%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (1.35%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Blockchain
2 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.70%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.70%) QlikView
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.35%) YouTrack
General
1 74 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (37.84%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Back Office
4 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.41%) Front Office
5 3 (4.05%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Private Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.70%) International Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.35%) Law
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Derivative
3 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.05%) Equities
4 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.05%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (4.05%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Fintech
6 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Swaptions
6 1 (1.35%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Business Analysis
2 14 (18.92%) Change Management
3 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) User Stories
5 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.16%) Use Case
6 8 (10.81%) Project Management
6 8 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (9.46%) Client Onboarding
7 7 (9.46%) Data Flow Diagram
8 5 (6.76%) BPMN
8 5 (6.76%) Change Control
8 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.76%) KYC
8 5 (6.76%) Migration
8 5 (6.76%) Regulatory Compliance
8 5 (6.76%) Scrum
8 5 (6.76%) Workflow
9 4 (5.41%) Functional Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) MiFID
2 7 (9.46%) EMIR
3 6 (8.11%) GDPR
3 6 (8.11%) PMO
4 4 (5.41%) QA
5 2 (2.70%) FATCA
6 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.35%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
Vendors
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.76%) Temenos
2 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.70%) HP
3 2 (2.70%) Microgen
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Planview
3 2 (2.70%) SunGard
4 1 (1.35%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.35%) CODA
4 1 (1.35%) Informatica
4 1 (1.35%) Murex
4 1 (1.35%) Tableau