The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business System Analyst
Rank 484 373 405
Rank change year-on-year
-111 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 152 313 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.57% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 221 174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.25

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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -96 136 £428 +6.87% 23
London -23 84 £454 +0.83% 6
City of London +19 18 £503 +5.78% 1
South East -38 16 £375 -
North West -1 14 £413 +17.85% 3
South West +19 11 £390 +23.80% 5
Cheshire +16 9 £413 +17.85%
Scotland -26 9 £290 -17.14%
South Wales +30 7 £400 -
Wales +25 7 £400 -
Newport - 7 £400 -
Bristol +5 6 £325 +8.33% 3
East of England -5 6 £463 +9.14% 3
Gloucestershire +5 5 £390 -
Chester - 5 £413 -
Cheltenham +2 4 £390 -
Hampshire +2 4 £383 -12.57%
Berkshire -1 4 £375 +10.29%
Surrey -2 4 £450 +12.50%
Bedfordshire -3 4 £450 -
Luton -6 4 £450 -
Edinburgh +14 3 £250 -41.17%
Manchester -14 3 £400 +14.28% 1
West Midlands -25 3 £388 -8.82% 4
Canary Wharf - 3 £375 -
South Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Kent +8 2 £360 -24.21%
Aberdeen +1 2 £330 -
East Midlands -23 2 £400 +14.28% 2
Chatham - 2 £360 -

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 113 (32.01%) Finance
2 112 (31.73%) Business Analysis
3 107 (30.31%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (22.10%) Systems Analysis
4 78 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (14.73%) SQL
6 43 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (11.90%) Migration
8 41 (11.61%) Data Modelling
9 37 (10.48%) Waterfall
10 36 (10.20%) SAP
11 34 (9.63%) Use Case
11 34 (9.63%) SDLC
12 33 (9.35%) Banking
13 30 (8.50%) User Stories
14 29 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (8.22%) UML
14 29 (8.22%) Workflow
15 27 (7.65%) GAP Analysis
15 27 (7.65%) MS Visio
16 25 (7.08%) Oracle
17 24 (6.80%) MS Excel
17 24 (6.80%) Microsoft
17 24 (6.80%) Degree
18 23 (6.52%) BPMN
19 22 (6.23%) Data Protection
19 22 (6.23%) Retail
20 21 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
21 20 (5.67%) E-Commerce
22 19 (5.38%) Data Analysis

Business Systems 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 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.13%) CMS
3 2 (0.57%) Confluence
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (7.65%) MS Visio
2 24 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.55%) MS Office
4 4 (1.13%) MS Project
4 4 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.98%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.85%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.57%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.28%) assyst
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.13%) ATM
1 4 (1.13%) LAN
1 4 (1.13%) WAN
1 4 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Skype
3 1 (0.28%) SMS
3 1 (0.28%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.42%) Big Data
3 5 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.13%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.13%) QlikView
5 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.57%) MS Access
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.28%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.28%) Power BI
7 1 (0.28%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.55%) JIRA
2 4 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 113 (32.01%) Finance
2 33 (9.35%) Banking
3 22 (6.23%) Retail
4 17 (4.82%) Billing
5 12 (3.40%) General Ledger
6 6 (1.70%) Back Office
6 6 (1.70%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.13%) Advertising
8 3 (0.85%) Legal
8 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.85%) Publishing
9 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.57%) Front Office
9 2 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.55%) XML
2 5 (1.42%) .NET
2 5 (1.42%) Web Services
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.57%) FpML
5 1 (0.28%) JSON
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) REST
5 1 (0.28%) SOAP
5 1 (0.28%) WSDL
5 1 (0.28%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.53%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.68%) Data Structures
4 7 (1.98%) Reinsurance
5 6 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.70%) SWIFT
6 5 (1.42%) EPoS
7 4 (1.13%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.85%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.85%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.85%) Life Science
8 3 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.85%) User Experience
9 2 (0.57%) Derivative
9 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.57%) NHS
9 2 (0.57%) Physics
9 2 (0.57%) PMI
9 2 (0.57%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.13%) Windows
2 2 (0.57%) Unix
2 2 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (31.73%) Business Analysis
2 107 (30.31%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 78 (22.10%) Systems Analysis
4 42 (11.90%) Migration
5 41 (11.61%) Data Modelling
6 37 (10.48%) Waterfall
7 34 (9.63%) SDLC
7 34 (9.63%) Use Case
8 30 (8.50%) User Stories
9 29 (8.22%) UML
9 29 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (8.22%) Workflow
10 27 (7.65%) GAP Analysis
11 23 (6.52%) BPMN
12 22 (6.23%) Data Protection
13 21 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (5.67%) E-Commerce
15 19 (5.38%) Data Analysis
16 18 (5.10%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.73%) SQL
2 7 (1.98%) VBA
3 4 (1.13%) Java
3 4 (1.13%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.85%) C
4 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.85%) VB
5 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.57%) Perl
5 2 (0.57%) PHP
5 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.57%) Python
6 1 (0.28%) JCL
6 1 (0.28%) RPG
6 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (6.80%) Degree
2 18 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.82%) ISEB
4 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.85%) ACCA
5 3 (0.85%) CIMA
6 2 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.28%) CBAP
7 1 (0.28%) CCA
7 1 (0.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.55%) QA
2 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.57%) SEPA
5 1 (0.28%) GxP
5 1 (0.28%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.28%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (10.20%) SAP
2 25 (7.08%) Oracle
3 24 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.98%) Sage
5 6 (1.70%) Vermilion
6 5 (1.42%) Concur
6 5 (1.42%) NetSuite
7 4 (1.13%) Infor
8 3 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.85%) Northgate
9 2 (0.57%) Guidewire
9 2 (0.57%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.57%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.57%) Sun
10 1 (0.28%) Cognos
10 1 (0.28%) Informatica
10 1 (0.28%) Misys
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