The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Business Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business System Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 0.33% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.36% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £394 £348 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.30% +15.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £57.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-69.68% +155.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
477 841 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.83% 92.42% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 531 413
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 59
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £30.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £440 -
Business Systems Analyst
North West

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Business Systems 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 Cheshire region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Workday