The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 191 186 205
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 17 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 12
Average daily rate £429 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.72% -0.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+69.64% +1.81%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5949 5913 7379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 92.94% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4317 4345 5208
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £283 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 120 173
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.51 £135.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Systems Analyst
London

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (31.82%) SQL
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Data Management
2 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) UML
3 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 5 (22.73%) Banking
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Intranet
5 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
5 3 (13.64%) VBA
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
5 3 (13.64%) Content Management
5 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Intranet
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (13.64%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Data Management
1 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
1 6 (27.27%) UML
2 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
3 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) BPR
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Sun
2 1 (4.55%) Murex
2 1 (4.55%) Fidessa
2 1 (4.55%) Yahoo!
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Sophis
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £715 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £430 - £475 per day
Posted: 27 days ago