Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Financial Services Business Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 January 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 Analyst - Financial Services
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 573 556 513
Rank change year-on-year -17 -43 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 55 38 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.091% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.095% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 81
London median daily rate £525 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £405 £363 £363
90th Percentile £650 £625 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 44,032 39,796 42,092
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 95.01% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,029 28,359 29,670
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 557 647
London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.28 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.82% +6.71% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.77 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.05 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.10 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -0.61% +12.12%

Financial Services Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in London

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in London

Financial Services Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Services Business Analyst in London

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 19 January 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 -29 4 £550 +29.41% 2
East London - 3 £450 - 1
Financial Services Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Banking
3 20 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.00%) Change Management
5 11 (20.00%) Use Case
6 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (16.36%) User Stories
7 9 (16.36%) Project Management
8 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (14.55%) Degree
8 8 (14.55%) GDPR
9 7 (12.73%) Client Onboarding
9 7 (12.73%) Data Flow Diagram
10 6 (10.91%) PMO
10 6 (10.91%) Investment Management
10 6 (10.91%) Functional Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
11 5 (9.09%) SQL
11 5 (9.09%) Temenos
11 5 (9.09%) Workflow
11 5 (9.09%) Information Security
11 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
11 5 (9.09%) Change Control
11 5 (9.09%) Temenos T24
11 5 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
11 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

Financial Services 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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) SAS
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (3.64%) InDesign
4 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Temenos T24
2 3 (5.45%) Temenos Globus
3 2 (3.64%) CA PPM
3 2 (3.64%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Blockchain
1 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.64%) QlikView
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
General
1 55 (100.00%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Front Office
4 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
4 3 (5.45%) Private Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.64%) International Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.82%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.82%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) Equities
4 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.64%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.82%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.00%) Change Management
3 11 (20.00%) Use Case
4 9 (16.36%) Project Management
4 9 (16.36%) User Stories
5 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Client Onboarding
6 7 (12.73%) Data Flow Diagram
7 6 (10.91%) Functional Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Investment Management
7 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
8 5 (9.09%) Change Control
8 5 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
8 5 (9.09%) Information Security
8 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (9.09%) Workflow
9 4 (7.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) C++
3 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) GDPR
2 6 (10.91%) PMO
3 4 (7.27%) EMIR
3 4 (7.27%) MiFID
4 2 (3.64%) FATCA
4 2 (3.64%) QA
5 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.82%) IFRS
5 1 (1.82%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Temenos
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe
3 2 (3.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Planview
3 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.82%) CA
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Microgen