The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Support Analyst
Rank 640 608 593
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Support Analyst 11 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.030% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.031% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
Median daily rate £388 £413 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +39.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £363 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £400 £235
% change year-on-year
-17.06% +70.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £27.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.98 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- -42.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Business Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Support Analyst in the job title.

Business Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Business Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -11 10 £388 -3.12% 7
London -11 4 £388 -42.59% 2
South East -5 3 £500 +33.33%
East of England +8 2 £164 -
Berkshire -5 2 £500 +42.85%
City of London +34 1 £375 - 1
Reading -5 1 £500 +42.85%
Scotland -6 1 - -
Cheshire -7 1 - - 1
Edinburgh -9 1 - -
North West -10 1 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £164 -

Business Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Business Support 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 featuring Business Support Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) ITIL
3 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) MS Office
4 10 (25.64%) Wealth Management
4 10 (25.64%) Investment Management
5 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 7 (17.95%) Back Office
7 6 (15.38%) Windows
7 6 (15.38%) Front Office
8 5 (12.82%) Release Management
8 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.26%) Murex
9 4 (10.26%) Calypso
9 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
9 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Sophis
9 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
10 3 (7.69%) Banking
10 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
10 3 (7.69%) Degree
10 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.69%) Market Risk
10 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.69%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Remedy

Business Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.13%) HFM
1 2 (5.13%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (5.13%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.56%) Minerva
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.56%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.56%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Essbase
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Back Office
3 6 (15.38%) Front Office
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Market Risk
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Equities
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.56%) Tandem
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Investment Management
2 10 (25.64%) Wealth Management
3 5 (12.82%) Release Management
4 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
4 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 2 (5.13%) Data Management
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.13%) ITSM
6 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ACCA
2 1 (2.56%) CIMA
2 1 (2.56%) MCP
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Calypso
2 4 (10.26%) Murex
2 4 (10.26%) Sophis
3 3 (7.69%) Remedy
4 2 (5.13%) Bloomberg
4 2 (5.13%) Charles River
4 2 (5.13%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.13%) Northgate
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Orchard
4 2 (5.13%) Reuters
4 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.56%) FactSet
5 1 (2.56%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.56%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) WorldPay
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