The median contractor rate for a Investment Banking Business Analyst was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Investment Banking
UK
Rank 539 550 523
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27  
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 47 80 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 70
Median daily rate £600 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £632
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £431
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 42134 50253 49507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.85% 95.17% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27277 32490 29886
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 £591 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1476 1587 1956
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +6.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking Business Analyst in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +15 47 £600 +9.09% 2
London -21 47 £600 +9.09% 2
City of London -1 7 £610 +1.66%
Canary Wharf -1 1 £650 +62.50%

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 61 (62.89%) Banking
1 61 (62.89%) Investment Banking
2 49 (50.52%) Finance
3 39 (40.21%) Business Analysis
4 29 (29.90%) Derivative
4 29 (29.90%) MiFID
5 25 (25.77%) Equities
6 24 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (22.68%) GAP Analysis
7 22 (22.68%) Front Office
7 22 (22.68%) Project Management
8 19 (19.59%) Test Scripting
8 19 (19.59%) Fixed Income
9 18 (18.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (17.53%) SQL
11 14 (14.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (13.40%) Data Management
12 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (12.37%) Fintech
14 11 (11.34%) Data Analysis
14 11 (11.34%) Back Office
15 10 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (10.31%) QA
16 9 (9.28%) Data Modelling
17 8 (8.25%) Equity Derivative
17 8 (8.25%) Reference Data
17 8 (8.25%) OTC Derivatives
18 7 (7.22%) Credit Risk
18 7 (7.22%) Risk Management

Investment Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (3.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 3 (3.09%) ION MarketView
3 2 (2.06%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (1.03%) Loan IQ
4 1 (1.03%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (1.03%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) DB2
2 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.03%) Big Data
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) JIRA
2 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 61 (62.89%) Banking
1 61 (62.89%) Investment Banking
2 49 (50.52%) Finance
3 22 (22.68%) Front Office
4 11 (11.34%) Back Office
5 4 (4.12%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.06%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.06%) Legal
6 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.03%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.09%) XML
3 2 (2.06%) FpML
3 2 (2.06%) Murex MxML
4 1 (1.03%) Middleware
4 1 (1.03%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.03%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.90%) Derivative
2 25 (25.77%) Equities
3 19 (19.59%) Fixed Income
4 18 (18.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (12.37%) Fintech
7 8 (8.25%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (8.25%) OTC Derivatives
7 8 (8.25%) Reference Data
8 7 (7.22%) Credit Risk
9 2 (2.06%) User Experience
10 1 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.03%) e-Learning
10 1 (1.03%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Linux
2 3 (3.09%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.21%) Business Analysis
2 24 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (22.68%) GAP Analysis
3 22 (22.68%) Project Management
4 19 (19.59%) Test Scripting
5 14 (14.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.40%) Data Management
7 11 (11.34%) Data Analysis
8 10 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (9.28%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.22%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.19%) Migration
11 6 (6.19%) SDLC
11 6 (6.19%) Workflow
12 5 (5.15%) Logical Data Model
12 5 (5.15%) Use Case
12 5 (5.15%) User Stories
13 4 (4.12%) Algorithmic Trading
13 4 (4.12%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.53%) SQL
2 3 (3.09%) C++
2 3 (3.09%) Java
3 2 (2.06%) C#
3 2 (2.06%) Perl
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.03%) Python
4 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (29.90%) MiFID
2 10 (10.31%) QA
3 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.06%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.06%) EMIR
4 1 (1.03%) COBIT
4 1 (1.03%) IFRS
4 1 (1.03%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.03%) PMO
4 1 (1.03%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 6 (6.19%) Murex
2 5 (5.15%) Bloomberg
2 5 (5.15%) Sybase
3 4 (4.12%) Fidessa
3 4 (4.12%) GoldenSource
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (3.09%) ION Trading
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.06%) BT
5 2 (2.06%) Reuters
5 2 (2.06%) SunGard
6 1 (1.03%) DataCore
6 1 (1.03%) Microgen
6 1 (1.03%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Splunk
6 1 (1.03%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.03%) Wallstreet Suite
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