The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 477 455 386
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -69
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 118 127 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 87 103
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£375 £385 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%

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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Business Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
England -36 102 £375 -6.25% 34
London +5 49 £425 +1.19% 7
City of London +10 15 £475 -3.79% 2
South East -24 14 £350 -17.64% 7
Yorkshire -1 10 £375 +42.85% 6
North West -3 8 £300 -12.72% 5
Scotland -4 8 £285 -10.93% 1
South West -19 8 £375 +36.36% 3
East of England -17 7 £375 +3.44% 1
Manchester -5 6 £300 -12.72% 4
East Midlands +5 5 - - 2
Milton Keynes -9 5 £338 - 1
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £338 +3.84% 2
North Yorkshire - 5 £375 - 2
Northamptonshire - 5 - -
Glasgow -4 4 £285 -10.65%
Gloucestershire - 4 £390 - 3
York - 4 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £375 - 4
Edinburgh -7 3 £325 -13.33%
Cambridgeshire -8 3 £335 -21.17% 1
Hampshire -18 3 £348 -15.75% 3
Cheshire - 3 £363 -
Leeds - 3 £375 - 3
Oxford - 3 £495 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £495 -
Cambridge +3 2 £280 -34.11%
Berkshire -7 2 £369 -14.73% 1
Basingstoke - 2 £333 - 1

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 80 (30.08%) Finance
2 62 (23.31%) Systems Analysis
3 60 (22.56%) Business Analysis
3 60 (22.56%) SQL
4 38 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (12.03%) Migration
6 32 (12.03%) Banking
6 32 (12.03%) PRINCE2
7 31 (11.65%) UML
8 27 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (9.77%) Project Management
10 25 (9.40%) Oracle
11 23 (8.65%) Retail
12 21 (7.89%) ISEB
13 20 (7.52%) Change Management
13 20 (7.52%) CRM
13 20 (7.52%) ITIL
13 20 (7.52%) Data Modelling
14 19 (7.14%) Management Information System
15 18 (6.77%) Use Case
15 18 (6.77%) Data Migration
16 17 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (6.39%) Degree
16 17 (6.39%) SQL Server
17 16 (6.02%) Business Transformation
18 15 (5.64%) SAP
18 15 (5.64%) Investment Banking
18 15 (5.64%) Test Scripting
19 14 (5.26%) Information Management

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 8 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.26%) CMS
2 6 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.75%) SAS
3 2 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.38%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.38%) CICS
4 1 (0.38%) JBoss
4 1 (0.38%) Apache
4 1 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (4.89%) MS Excel
1 13 (4.89%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.26%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.13%) Agresso
3 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.75%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.75%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.38%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.38%) Maximo
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) DSL
2 2 (0.75%) Intranet
2 2 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) BT 21CN
3 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
3 1 (0.38%) Broadband
3 1 (0.38%) LAN
3 1 (0.38%) WAN
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.88%) EDRMS
3 5 (1.88%) MS Access
4 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.75%) MySQL
5 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.38%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.38%) DB2
6 1 (0.38%) OLAP
6 1 (0.38%) Crystal Enterprise
6 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Toad
2 1 (0.38%) MSTest
2 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 80 (30.08%) Finance
2 32 (12.03%) Banking
3 23 (8.65%) Retail
4 15 (5.64%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.63%) Back Office
6 5 (1.88%) Marketing
7 4 (1.50%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.50%) Publishing
8 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.13%) Billing
9 2 (0.75%) Local Government
9 2 (0.75%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Front Office
9 2 (0.75%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.01%) XML
2 5 (1.88%) FpML
3 4 (1.50%) SOAP
3 4 (1.50%) .NET
3 4 (1.50%) HTML
4 3 (1.13%) Middleware
5 2 (0.75%) jQuery
5 2 (0.75%) HTML5
6 1 (0.38%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.38%) Fluent NHibernate
6 1 (0.38%) AutoMapper
6 1 (0.38%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (0.38%) Web Services
6 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.38%) CSS
6 1 (0.38%) EDI
6 1 (0.38%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.38%) WCF
6 1 (0.38%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.01%) Mainframe
3 8 (3.01%) Data Integration
4 7 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.63%) Derivative
5 6 (2.26%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.88%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.75%) DTV
9 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.38%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.38%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) AS400
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.63%) UNIX
2 3 (1.13%) Windows
3 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.38%) Android
3 1 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.31%) Systems Analysis
2 60 (22.56%) Business Analysis
3 38 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (12.03%) Migration
5 32 (12.03%) PRINCE2
6 31 (11.65%) UML
7 26 (9.77%) Project Management
8 20 (7.52%) Change Management
8 20 (7.52%) CRM
8 20 (7.52%) ITIL
8 20 (7.52%) Data Modelling
9 18 (6.77%) Use Case
9 18 (6.77%) Data Migration
10 17 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (6.02%) Business Transformation
12 15 (5.64%) Test Scripting
13 14 (5.26%) Information Management
13 14 (5.26%) Workflow
13 14 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 60 (22.56%) SQL
2 8 (3.01%) PL/SQL
3 5 (1.88%) C#
3 5 (1.88%) VB
4 3 (1.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.75%) C
5 2 (0.75%) VBA
5 2 (0.75%) Java
5 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.75%) COBOL
6 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.38%) JCL
6 1 (0.38%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.38%) RPG
6 1 (0.38%) PHP
6 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (7.89%) ISEB
2 17 (6.39%) Degree
3 3 (1.13%) Siebel Certification
3 3 (1.13%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) CBAP
5 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.88%) EMIR
1 5 (1.88%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (1.13%) MiFID
3 2 (0.75%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (9.40%) Oracle
2 15 (5.64%) SAP
3 12 (4.51%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.63%) Bloomberg
4 7 (2.63%) Northgate
5 5 (1.88%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.13%) Sun
7 3 (1.13%) IBM
7 3 (1.13%) Siebel
8 2 (0.75%) ATG
8 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.75%) SunGard
8 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.75%) Fiserv
9 1 (0.38%) hybris
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix
9 1 (0.38%) Calypso
9 1 (0.38%) HP
9 1 (0.38%) Intel
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