The median contractor rate for a Fixed Income Business Analyst was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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 - Fixed Income
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 635 599
Rank change year-on-year +56 -36  
Contract jobs requiring a Fixed Income Business Analyst 21 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.009% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.010% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 22
Median daily rate £600 £563 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £838 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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. 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 43148 51543 50918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.77% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 33436 30785
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1488 1586 2043
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Fixed Income Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income Business Analyst in the UK

Fixed Income Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fixed Income Business Analyst in the UK

Fixed Income Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fixed Income Business Analyst over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fixed Income Business Analyst in the UK

Fixed Income Business Analyst
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +64 21 £600 +6.66%
London +50 21 £600 +6.66%
City of London +19 8 £620 +7.82%

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Fixed Income 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 featuring Fixed Income Business Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 15 (51.72%) Banking
3 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
4 11 (37.93%) MiFID
5 10 (34.48%) Investment Banking
6 9 (31.03%) Derivative
6 9 (31.03%) Electronic Trading
7 7 (24.14%) ION MarketView
7 7 (24.14%) ION Trading
7 7 (24.14%) Front Office
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) Bloomberg
9 4 (13.79%) Murex MxML
9 4 (13.79%) C#
9 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) Java
9 4 (13.79%) Murex
9 4 (13.79%) Back Office
9 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.34%) Equities
10 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 3 (10.34%) KYC
11 2 (6.90%) EMIR
11 2 (6.90%) Big Data
11 2 (6.90%) Fintech
11 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.90%) Kanban
11 2 (6.90%) Middleware

Fixed Income Business 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) ION MarketView
2 3 (10.34%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (3.45%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (51.72%) Banking
2 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Investment Banking
4 7 (24.14%) Front Office
5 4 (13.79%) Back Office
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (3.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Murex MxML
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 9 (31.03%) Derivative
3 3 (10.34%) Equities
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) ASIC
5 1 (3.45%) CMDB
5 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.45%) PMI
5 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
2 9 (31.03%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) KYC
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Kanban
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) BCP
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) MiFID
2 2 (6.90%) EMIR
3 1 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) ION Trading
2 5 (17.24%) Bloomberg
3 4 (13.79%) Murex
4 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO