The median contractor rate for a Lead Business Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Lead Business Analyst
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 390 370
Rank change year-on-year +3 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 25 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 44
Median daily rate £525 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £422 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £426 £455
% change year-on-year -0.29% -6.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £90.00
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 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in London

Lead Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Business Analyst in London

Lead Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead Business Analyst in London

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lead Business Analyst in London

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 0 6 £575 -4.16% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £450 -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (44.83%) Business Analysis
2 22 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (34.48%) Finance
4 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) Banking
6 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 9 (15.52%) User Stories
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) JIRA
8 7 (12.07%) Use Case
8 7 (12.07%) MiFID
8 7 (12.07%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.34%) UML
10 5 (8.62%) Migration
10 5 (8.62%) Legal
10 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.62%) Kanban
10 5 (8.62%) SDLC
10 5 (8.62%) User Experience
10 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (6.90%) Confluence
11 4 (6.90%) QA
11 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
12 3 (5.17%) Windows
12 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
12 3 (5.17%) Front Office
12 3 (5.17%) Fixed Income
12 3 (5.17%) SAS

Lead 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 4 (6.90%) Confluence
2 3 (5.17%) SAS
3 2 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) FileNet
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.72%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
1 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Big Data
2 2 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) JIRA
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.17%) Front Office
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Advertising
5 2 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.62%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) Derivative
2 3 (5.17%) Fixed Income
2 3 (5.17%) iPad
3 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (3.45%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Business Analysis
2 22 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) Scrum
4 9 (15.52%) User Stories
5 8 (13.79%) Project Management
6 7 (12.07%) Data Analysis
6 7 (12.07%) Use Case
7 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.34%) UML
8 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.62%) Kanban
8 5 (8.62%) Migration
8 5 (8.62%) SDLC
9 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (5.17%) BPMN
10 3 (5.17%) Investment Management
10 3 (5.17%) Machine Learning
10 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) CBAP
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
3 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) MiFID
2 4 (6.90%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) EMIR
4 1 (1.72%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Adobe
2 2 (3.45%) Sybase
2 2 (3.45%) Temenos
2 2 (3.45%) Workday
3 1 (1.72%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Murex
3 1 (1.72%) Yardi
South West London
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago