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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Support Analyst
UK
Rank 575 593 575
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Support Analyst 17 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.064% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.068% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 16
Median daily rate £425 £485 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% +45.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £242 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £493 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £310 £198
% change year-on-year
+45.16% +56.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 10 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 16 January 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
England +1 16 £375 -22.68% 2
London -19 13 £425 -12.37% 2
City of London -2 6 £333 -31.44% 2
South East +18 2 £325 +11.11%
Scotland +22 1 £575 -
East Midlands +8 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £325 -

Business Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
3 9 (29.03%) Retail
4 7 (22.58%) MS Office
5 6 (19.35%) Front Office
5 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 5 (16.13%) Investment Management
6 5 (16.13%) Minerva
6 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
6 5 (16.13%) Equities
6 5 (16.13%) ISEB
7 4 (12.90%) Six Sigma
7 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) SimCorp
7 4 (12.90%) SimCorp Dimension
7 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (12.90%) Retail Banking
8 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
8 3 (9.68%) Sentinel
8 3 (9.68%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (9.68%) Market Risk
8 3 (9.68%) Fidessa
8 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) C
8 3 (9.68%) CBAP

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:

Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Minerva
2 4 (12.90%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (9.68%) Sentinel
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.23%) Global One
4 1 (3.23%) HFM
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.23%) Tesseract
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) DB2
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 9 (29.03%) Retail
4 6 (19.35%) Front Office
5 4 (12.90%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Local Government
6 1 (3.23%) Publishing
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) J2EE
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Equities
1 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Market Risk
4 2 (6.45%) Derivative
4 2 (6.45%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) DTCC
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Management
4 4 (12.90%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) Six Sigma
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (9.68%) People Management
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
3 3 (9.68%) CBAP
3 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) SimCorp
2 3 (9.68%) Fidessa
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Murex
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Calypso
4 1 (3.23%) Capita
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.23%) Misys
4 1 (3.23%) SAP