The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh 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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business System Analyst
Rank 95 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.074% 0.21% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.22% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £360 £394
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.94 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.93%
Business Systems Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1300 1366 1224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.26% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 708 731
Median daily rate £390 £356 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.55% -5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 32
Median hourly rate £29.16 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.78% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Markit EDM
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) thinkFolio
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Charles River
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Planview
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Markit EDM
1 2 (25.00%) thinkFolio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Front Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Charles River
2 1 (12.50%) Planview