The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Support 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 England 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 Support Analyst
Rank 552 487 548
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +61
Contract jobs requiring a Business Support Analyst 19 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.078% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.084% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 11
Average daily rate £280 £450 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +61.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £540 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £293 £243
% change year-on-year
-19.65% +20.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £23.20 £23.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47289 40554 51511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.75% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29337 23812 29012
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1917 2075 2421
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Support Analyst
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Business Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Business Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Business Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -35 10 £375 -16.66% 1
South East -14 6 £280 -4.27% 1
East of England - 3 £235 - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
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Business Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Business Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (39.29%) Finance
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) Sun
3 6 (21.43%) Cognos
3 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Change Control
4 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Security Management
5 4 (14.29%) Validation
5 4 (14.29%) GxP
5 4 (14.29%) Investment Management
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Banking
7 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.14%) Data Management
7 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Capstone
7 2 (7.14%) Tesseract
7 2 (7.14%) Minerva

Business Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Business Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Captiva
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.14%) Capstone
1 2 (7.14%) Tesseract
1 2 (7.14%) Minerva
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.57%) Sentinel
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
1 1 (3.57%) FMCG
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
1 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.57%) Equities
1 1 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Change Control
2 5 (17.86%) Security Management
3 4 (14.29%) Validation
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.57%) Fund Management
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.57%) ETRM
6 1 (3.57%) CAD
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) GxP
2 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Sun
2 6 (21.43%) Cognos
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.14%) Palantir
4 2 (7.14%) Kofax
5 1 (3.57%) thinkFolio
5 1 (3.57%) Triple Point
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Fidessa
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.57%) SAP