Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Reference Data Business Analyst was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 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 - Reference Data
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 626 605 610
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Reference Data Business Analyst 9 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.031% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.033% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 17
London median daily rate £550 £563 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -1.23%
10th Percentile £518 £475 £355
90th Percentile £610 £711 £575
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
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 44677 42926 44295
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.98% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32353 30510 31225
London median daily rate £498 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
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 549 563 683
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.77
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Reference Data Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data Business Analyst in London

Reference Data Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Reference Data Business Analyst in London

Reference Data 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 Reference Data Business Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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 +1 1 £513 -29.31%
Reference Data Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Reference Data 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 Reference Data Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Derivative
3 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 3 (33.33%) Equities
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) MiFID
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) FpML
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Practice Management
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSD
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling

Reference Data 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Blockchain
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) FpML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
1 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (33.33%) Derivative
2 3 (33.33%) Equities
2 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Practice Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Records Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) MiFID
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality