Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Fixed Income Business Analyst was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 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 - Fixed Income
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 864 857
Rank change year-on-year +37 -7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Fixed Income Business Analyst 62 22 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.021% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.022% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 21 39
UK median daily rate £625 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £522 £425 £510
90th Percentile £750 £713 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate - £260 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Fixed Income Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Fixed Income Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Fixed Income Business Analyst
Top 2 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 6 months to 18 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
England +83 62 £625 +2.04% 1
London +34 62 £625 +2.04% 1

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 62 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 34 (54.84%) Banking
3 31 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 26 (41.94%) Front Office
5 24 (38.71%) Electronic Trading
6 23 (37.10%) Finance
7 19 (30.65%) Investment Banking
8 17 (27.42%) Derivative
9 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (14.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (14.52%) thinkFolio
11 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.90%) Change Management
12 8 (12.90%) ION Trading
12 8 (12.90%) Degree
12 8 (12.90%) MiFID
13 7 (11.29%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (11.29%) Validation
13 7 (11.29%) Bloomberg
13 7 (11.29%) ION MarketView
14 6 (9.68%) Blockchain
14 6 (9.68%) Scenario Testing
14 6 (9.68%) Master's Degree
14 6 (9.68%) Project Management
14 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
14 6 (9.68%) Financial Institution
14 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
14 6 (9.68%) Economics
15 5 (8.06%) Regression Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) thinkFolio
2 7 (11.29%) ION MarketView
3 5 (8.06%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (1.61%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.61%) Big Data
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
General
1 34 (54.84%) Banking
2 26 (41.94%) Front Office
3 23 (37.10%) Finance
4 19 (30.65%) Investment Banking
5 6 (9.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.23%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 17 (27.42%) Derivative
3 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (6.45%) Equities
5 2 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
6 1 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 24 (38.71%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (12.90%) Change Management
6 7 (11.29%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Validation
7 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.68%) Economics
7 6 (9.68%) Project Management
7 6 (9.68%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Regression Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.45%) Product Management
9 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.84%) Acceptance Criteria
10 3 (4.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) MiFID
2 3 (4.84%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.23%) EMIR
3 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) ION Trading
2 7 (11.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.61%) Calypso
3 1 (1.61%) Charles River
3 1 (1.61%) Fiserv
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Sybase
3 1 (1.61%) Tradeweb