The median contractor rate for a Business IT Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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.

Business IT Analyst
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 455 468 479
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 155 190 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 151 115
Median daily rate £475 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £384
% change year-on-year +10.34% -5.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £30.75 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.03% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year +16.03% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England -8 150 £475 +15.85% 37
London -6 81 £600 +20.00% 13
South East +5 22 £438 +12.17% 6
East Midlands +7 19 £500 +40.35% 1
City of London +6 19 £600 +9.09% 5
Yorkshire +38 10 £388 +6.89% 3
Derby - 10 £500 -
Derbyshire - 10 £500 -
Surrey +12 8 £488 +39.28%
South West +3 7 £425 +28.78% 6
West Yorkshire +22 6 £388 - 2
West Midlands +8 6 £388 +17.42% 4
Leeds - 6 £388 -
Redhill - 6 £488 -
Hampshire +3 5 £425 +13.33% 2
Berkshire +22 4 £305 -26.06% 1
South Yorkshire +9 4 £359 -
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £500 +37.93% 1
Nottingham -1 4 £500 +37.93% 1
Sheffield - 4 £359 -
Docklands, London - 4 £600 -
Birmingham +6 3 £388 +17.42% 2
Northampton +3 3 £220 +10.00%
Northamptonshire +2 3 £220 -35.76%
Bristol -2 3 - - 3
Devon -3 3 - - 1
East of England -10 3 £388 -22.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -13 3 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes -13 3 £400 -
Tamworth - 3 £388 -

Business IT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Business IT 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 featuring Business IT Analyst in the job title.

1 155 (50.99%) Business Analysis
2 89 (29.28%) Banking
2 89 (29.28%) Finance
3 84 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (15.13%) Investment Banking
5 42 (13.82%) Project Management
6 41 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (12.17%) SQL
9 36 (11.84%) MiFID
10 35 (11.51%) SDLC
11 33 (10.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (9.87%) Derivative
13 29 (9.54%) Front Office
14 28 (9.21%) User Stories
15 26 (8.55%) Migration
16 25 (8.22%) GAP Analysis
17 24 (7.89%) ISEB
17 24 (7.89%) Degree
18 22 (7.24%) Use Case
19 21 (6.91%) Equities
20 19 (6.25%) Waterfall
20 19 (6.25%) Process Improvement
20 19 (6.25%) Change Management
20 19 (6.25%) ERP
21 18 (5.92%) Fixed Income
22 17 (5.59%) Scrum
22 17 (5.59%) Microsoft
23 16 (5.26%) Data Modelling
23 16 (5.26%) Workflow

Business IT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.32%) Confluence
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.33%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 12 (3.95%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.66%) Endur
1 2 (0.66%) ION MarketView
1 2 (0.66%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) WAN
2 4 (1.32%) Firewall
2 4 (1.32%) VPN
3 3 (0.99%) DHCP
3 3 (0.99%) LAN
3 3 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.99%) Wireless
4 2 (0.66%) NAS
4 2 (0.66%) SAN
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.33%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.99%) Big Data
2 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.66%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.33%) Ingres
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.33%) MS Access
4 1 (0.33%) MySQL
4 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.33%) QlikView
4 1 (0.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (4.61%) JIRA
2 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.33%) Rational Software Modeler
General
1 89 (29.28%) Banking
1 89 (29.28%) Finance
2 46 (15.13%) Investment Banking
3 29 (9.54%) Front Office
4 14 (4.61%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.95%) Retail
6 11 (3.62%) Automotive
6 11 (3.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.30%) Back Office
7 7 (2.30%) Legal
8 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.64%) French Language
8 5 (1.64%) Marketing
9 4 (1.32%) Law
9 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.33%) International Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.97%) FIX Protocol
1 6 (1.97%) XML
2 2 (0.66%) FpML
2 2 (0.66%) Murex MxML
3 1 (0.33%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) COM
3 1 (0.33%) Middleware
3 1 (0.33%) Web Services
3 1 (0.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.87%) Derivative
3 21 (6.91%) Equities
4 18 (5.92%) Fixed Income
5 13 (4.28%) Market Risk
6 8 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.30%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.64%) Fintech
8 5 (1.64%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.64%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.32%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.32%) PMI
10 3 (0.99%) FMCG
11 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.66%) NHS
11 2 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (50.99%) Business Analysis
2 84 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (13.82%) Project Management
4 41 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (11.51%) SDLC
6 33 (10.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (9.21%) User Stories
8 26 (8.55%) Migration
9 25 (8.22%) GAP Analysis
10 22 (7.24%) Use Case
11 19 (6.25%) Change Management
11 19 (6.25%) ERP
11 19 (6.25%) Process Improvement
11 19 (6.25%) Waterfall
12 17 (5.59%) Scrum
13 16 (5.26%) Data Modelling
13 16 (5.26%) Workflow
14 15 (4.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 15 (4.93%) Systems Analysis
14 15 (4.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (12.17%) SQL
2 3 (0.99%) C
2 3 (0.99%) Java
3 2 (0.66%) C++
3 2 (0.66%) R
4 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 24 (7.89%) Degree
1 24 (7.89%) ISEB
2 6 (1.97%) IIBA
3 5 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.64%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.32%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.66%) PMP
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) ISSAP
7 1 (0.33%) MBA
7 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.84%) MiFID
2 11 (3.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (2.63%) EMIR
4 7 (2.30%) QA
5 5 (1.64%) PMO
6 4 (1.32%) GxP
7 3 (0.99%) GDPR
7 3 (0.99%) SEPA
7 3 (0.99%) SLA
8 2 (0.66%) IFRS
8 2 (0.66%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.33%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.33%) Basel III
9 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.33%) FINREP
9 1 (0.33%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.33%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.33%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 17 (5.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.61%) SAP
3 12 (3.95%) Oracle
4 11 (3.62%) Fidessa
5 7 (2.30%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.32%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.99%) Cisco
7 3 (0.99%) ION Trading
7 3 (0.99%) Murex
7 3 (0.99%) Sophis
8 2 (0.66%) Capita
8 2 (0.66%) CyberArk
8 2 (0.66%) HP
8 2 (0.66%) hybris
8 2 (0.66%) Netezza
9 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.33%) Proofpoint
9 1 (0.33%) Tradeweb
9 1 (0.33%) Yardi
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