The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business System Analyst
England / North West
Rank 120 140 132
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 19 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.50% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 11
Median daily rate £375 £373 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +24.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £322 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £525 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.72 £57.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-58.75% +155.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2488 3584 3228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.78% 94.89% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1567 2127 1747
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 194 203
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 6 £375 +3.44% 5
Cheshire +29 5 £394 +5.00% 1
Lancashire +14 4 £338 -7.53%
Merseyside -2 2 £390 +0.64% 1
Business Systems Analyst
England

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 North West region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Use Case
3 8 (29.63%) User Stories
3 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
4 7 (25.93%) UML
5 6 (22.22%) Data Management
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.81%) JIRA
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
8 3 (11.11%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
8 3 (11.11%) SDLC
9 2 (7.41%) Workflow Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
9 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) Big Data
9 2 (7.41%) Kanban

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.41%) ResourceLink
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.70%) FMCG
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) AIX
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) Use Case
2 8 (29.63%) User Stories
3 7 (25.93%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) Data Management
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Case Management
8 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) APMP
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Workday
2 1 (3.70%) Yardi
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