The median contractor rate for a Investment Banking Business Analyst was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 April 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 - Investment Banking
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 376 330
Rank change year-on-year +18 -46  
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 55 68 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 76
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £473
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19391 22001 21227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.66% 94.98% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13811 15907 14571
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 255 381
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in London

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in London

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst in London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking Business Analyst in London

Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in London

Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 12 £610 +1.66%
Docklands, London - 2 £600 -
Bromley - 1 £575 -
Investment Banking Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 72 (72.00%) Banking
1 72 (72.00%) Investment Banking
2 54 (54.00%) Finance
3 41 (41.00%) Business Analysis
4 32 (32.00%) MiFID
5 30 (30.00%) Derivative
5 30 (30.00%) Front Office
6 25 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (23.00%) GAP Analysis
7 23 (23.00%) Equities
8 20 (20.00%) Project Management
9 17 (17.00%) Fixed Income
10 16 (16.00%) SQL
11 15 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (15.00%) Test Scripting
12 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 14 (14.00%) Data Management
13 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (12.00%) Fintech
13 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (11.00%) Data Analysis
14 11 (11.00%) QA
14 11 (11.00%) Back Office
15 8 (8.00%) OTC Derivatives
15 8 (8.00%) Credit Risk
15 8 (8.00%) Reference Data
15 8 (8.00%) Degree
15 8 (8.00%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
16 6 (6.00%) JIRA

Investment Banking 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 (3.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) ION MarketView
2 2 (2.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (2.00%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (1.00%) Loan IQ
3 1 (1.00%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.00%) DB2
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 72 (72.00%) Banking
1 72 (72.00%) Investment Banking
2 54 (54.00%) Finance
3 30 (30.00%) Front Office
4 11 (11.00%) Back Office
5 4 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.00%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Retail
7 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.00%) .NET
3 2 (2.00%) Murex MxML
3 2 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.00%) FpML
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.00%) Middleware
4 1 (1.00%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.00%) Derivative
2 23 (23.00%) Equities
3 17 (17.00%) Fixed Income
4 15 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (12.00%) Fintech
6 8 (8.00%) Credit Risk
6 8 (8.00%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (8.00%) OTC Derivatives
6 8 (8.00%) Reference Data
7 4 (4.00%) SWIFT
8 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.00%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.00%) User Experience
9 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (1.00%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Linux
1 1 (1.00%) Unix
1 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.00%) Business Analysis
2 25 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (23.00%) GAP Analysis
4 20 (20.00%) Project Management
5 15 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 14 (14.00%) Data Management
6 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.00%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.00%) Workflow
11 5 (5.00%) Scrum
11 5 (5.00%) SDLC
11 5 (5.00%) Use Case
12 4 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading
12 4 (4.00%) Logical Data Model
12 4 (4.00%) Migration
12 4 (4.00%) Resource Management
12 4 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.00%) SQL
2 5 (5.00%) Java
3 4 (4.00%) C++
4 3 (3.00%) C#
5 2 (2.00%) Python
5 2 (2.00%) VBA
6 1 (1.00%) Perl
6 1 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (32.00%) MiFID
2 11 (11.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.00%) EMIR
4 1 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.00%) IFRS
4 1 (1.00%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.00%) PMO
4 1 (1.00%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 5 (5.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (5.00%) GoldenSource
2 4 (4.00%) Fidessa
2 4 (4.00%) Murex
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.00%) Sybase
3 3 (3.00%) ION Trading
3 3 (3.00%) Reuters
3 3 (3.00%) SunGard
4 2 (2.00%) BT
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.00%) DataCore
5 1 (1.00%) Microgen
5 1 (1.00%) Splunk
5 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.00%) Wallstreet Suite
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