The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Systems 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 Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 441 451 439
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 132 120 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 70 81
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£395 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +10.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £46.25 - £44.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 - £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 - £27.50
Business Systems Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Business Systems 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 Systems Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 75 £408 +8.80% 9
North West +6 15 £375 +5.26% 3
East of England -27 15 £400 +6.66% 2
South East -32 12 £388 +10.71% 8
East Midlands +2 4 £270 -32.50% 1
South West -20 4 £390 - 1
Yorkshire +1 3 £356 - 8
West Midlands - 3 £500 - 2
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Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 84 (27.10%) Systems Analysis
2 80 (25.81%) Finance
3 66 (21.29%) Business Analysis
4 61 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (15.48%) SQL
6 47 (15.16%) UML
7 45 (14.52%) Use Case
8 39 (12.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 35 (11.29%) Project Management
10 33 (10.65%) Degree
10 33 (10.65%) Banking
11 31 (10.00%) Test Scripting
12 29 (9.35%) Migration
13 26 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (7.42%) CRM
15 22 (7.10%) MS Visio
15 22 (7.10%) Management Information System
15 22 (7.10%) Information Management
16 21 (6.77%) Microsoft
16 21 (6.77%) SQL Server
17 20 (6.45%) ITIL
17 20 (6.45%) OO
17 20 (6.45%) Change Management
17 20 (6.45%) Data Analysis
18 19 (6.13%) SharePoint
19 18 (5.81%) System Testing
20 17 (5.48%) Data Migration
20 17 (5.48%) Document Management
20 17 (5.48%) PRINCE2

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.32%) Apache
3 1 (0.32%) SAS
3 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (7.10%) MS Visio
2 14 (4.52%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.19%) MS Office
4 10 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) Aligne
3 1 (0.32%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.32%) Maximo
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.32%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.32%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.32%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.26%) Intranet
2 6 (1.94%) Internet
3 3 (0.97%) DSL
4 2 (0.65%) FTP
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) LAN
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) Firewall
5 1 (0.32%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.87%) EDRMS
4 9 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.32%) DB2
7 1 (0.32%) Crystal Enterprise
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.32%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (1.61%) Toad
2 2 (0.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.32%) MSTest
3 1 (0.32%) MagicDraw
3 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 80 (25.81%) Finance
2 33 (10.65%) Banking
3 16 (5.16%) Retail
4 15 (4.84%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.55%) Marketing
6 7 (2.26%) Legal
6 7 (2.26%) Front Office
7 6 (1.94%) Billing
8 5 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.29%) Publishing
10 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.65%) Back Office
10 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.65%) German Language
11 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) International Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.23%) .NET
2 7 (2.26%) XML
3 5 (1.61%) FpML
4 3 (0.97%) HTML
4 3 (0.97%) Web Services
4 3 (0.97%) jQuery
4 3 (0.97%) HTML5
5 2 (0.65%) XSD
5 2 (0.65%) Ajax
5 2 (0.65%) EDI
6 1 (0.32%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (0.32%) WCF
6 1 (0.32%) SOAP
6 1 (0.32%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.32%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.32%) Fluent NHibernate
6 1 (0.32%) AutoMapper
6 1 (0.32%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.10%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.87%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.26%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.61%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.29%) User Experience
7 3 (0.97%) FMCG
8 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.65%) Derivative
9 1 (0.32%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.32%) SCADA
9 1 (0.32%) AS400
9 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.32%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.94%) Windows
2 2 (0.65%) Linux
2 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.65%) UNIX
3 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (27.10%) Systems Analysis
2 66 (21.29%) Business Analysis
3 61 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (15.16%) UML
5 45 (14.52%) Use Case
6 39 (12.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (11.29%) Project Management
8 31 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 29 (9.35%) Migration
10 26 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (7.42%) CRM
12 22 (7.10%) Information Management
13 20 (6.45%) Data Analysis
13 20 (6.45%) OO
13 20 (6.45%) ITIL
13 20 (6.45%) Change Management
14 18 (5.81%) System Testing
15 17 (5.48%) Data Migration
15 17 (5.48%) Waterfall
15 17 (5.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 48 (15.48%) SQL
2 7 (2.26%) C
3 5 (1.61%) C#
4 3 (0.97%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.97%) VB
5 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.65%) Java
5 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.32%) Perl
6 1 (0.32%) PHP
6 1 (0.32%) RPG
6 1 (0.32%) COBOL
6 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.32%) JCL
Qualifications
1 33 (10.65%) Degree
2 17 (5.48%) ISEB
3 7 (2.26%) CBAP
4 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) Siebel Certification
4 2 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.32%) HND
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.84%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.97%) EMIR
3 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.65%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) MiFID
5 1 (0.32%) Basel III
5 1 (0.32%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.32%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (6.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.16%) Oracle
3 12 (3.87%) SAP
4 11 (3.55%) Northgate
5 8 (2.58%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.61%) Sun
7 4 (1.29%) IBM
8 2 (0.65%) Siebel
8 2 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.65%) QAD
9 1 (0.32%) Teradata
9 1 (0.32%) Calypso
9 1 (0.32%) SunGard
9 1 (0.32%) HP
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix
9 1 (0.32%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) Cognos
9 1 (0.32%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.32%) Sybase
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