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 10 July 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 180 200 216
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 15 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £420 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £288 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £460 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
- +17.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +20.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5269 6564 7085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.28% 92.75% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3860 4840 5162
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 168 169
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.60 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £51.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Business Systems Analyst
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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 10 July 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 10 July 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 9 (30.00%) Data Management
2 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
4 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (16.67%) UML
5 5 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (13.33%) Banking
6 4 (13.33%) Time Management
7 3 (10.00%) Back Office
7 3 (10.00%) Information Management
7 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (10.00%) VBA
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (10.00%) Intranet
8 2 (6.67%) Internet
8 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) BPR
8 2 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.67%) Sun

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Derivative
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (3.33%) Spread Betting
2 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) AS400
2 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.33%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Data Management
2 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (16.67%) UML
4 5 (16.67%) OO
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (10.00%) Information Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
7 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) BPR
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
8 1 (3.33%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (3.33%) RPG
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) Murex
2 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
2 1 (3.33%) Sophis
2 1 (3.33%) Yahoo!
2 1 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) IBM