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 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business System Analyst
Rank 142 151 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 13 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.13% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.14% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Median daily rate £338 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £337 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
Business Systems Analyst
England

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
3685 3585 2965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.49% 94.67% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 2032 1591
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 215 204
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 3 £338 +8.00% 2
Merseyside - 3 £130 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £369 - 3
Lancashire - 2 £483 -
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 North West region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Use Case
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.68%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) SAP HR
5 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Development
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.45%) NHS
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) ISEB

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
1 2 (6.45%) User Experience
1 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
2 6 (19.35%) Use Case
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.68%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Development
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) CCA
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) hybris