The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 415 424 435
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 179 140 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 85 74
Average daily rate
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£403 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £319
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +20.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 29 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Business Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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 +34 156 £400 - 34
London -3 57 £424 +2.04% 11
South East -16 26 £356 +1.78% 3
East of England -8 25 £425 +13.33% 3
North West +12 18 £338 -1.45% 3
Yorkshire +20 17 £375 +30.43% 7
Manchester +10 14 £338 +8.87% 1
City of London +19 13 £440 +4.76% 4
West Yorkshire +18 12 £375 +30.43% 3
Scotland -35 9 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £350 -
Berkshire -1 8 £438 +9.37% 1
Edinburgh -16 7 - -
Leeds +3 6 £375 +15.38% 2
West Midlands -6 6 - - 2
Hampshire -7 6 - -
South Wales -12 6 £388 -13.88% 2
Wales -13 6 £388 -13.88% 2
Essex - 6 £415 -
South West -31 5 £350 -9.67% 3
Surrey -1 4 - - 1
Bristol - 4 £338 -
Newbury -1 3 £388 -8.82%
Bedfordshire - 3 £360 -
Slough - 3 £450 - 1
Bradford - 3 £375 - 1
Guildford - 3 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 105 (30.17%) Systems Analysis
2 78 (22.41%) Business Analysis
3 72 (20.69%) Finance
4 64 (18.39%) UML
5 50 (14.37%) Use Case
6 47 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 46 (13.22%) SQL
8 43 (12.36%) Project Management
9 41 (11.78%) Degree
10 38 (10.92%) Test Scripting
11 34 (9.77%) Data Analysis
12 30 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (8.62%) Migration
13 29 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (8.05%) Microsoft
14 28 (8.05%) OO
15 27 (7.76%) CRM
16 26 (7.47%) Management Information System
17 25 (7.18%) SQL Server
17 25 (7.18%) Banking
17 25 (7.18%) Data Management
18 24 (6.90%) ITIL
19 22 (6.32%) Oracle
19 22 (6.32%) Retail
20 20 (5.75%) Scrum
20 20 (5.75%) MS Excel
21 19 (5.46%) MS Visio
21 19 (5.46%) Information Management
21 19 (5.46%) User Stories
22 18 (5.17%) SharePoint

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.29%) Apache
4 1 (0.29%) SAS
4 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.46%) MS Visio
3 17 (4.89%) MS Office
4 11 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.57%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.29%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.29%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.29%) Agresso
3 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.29%) Endur
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Aligne
3 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.29%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) SaaS
1 3 (0.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.02%) Intranet
2 8 (2.30%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) FTP
3 2 (0.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) LAN
4 1 (0.29%) WAN
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.74%) EDRMS
5 5 (1.44%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.44%) MS Access
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.57%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL
8 1 (0.29%) DB2
8 1 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.86%) JIRA
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.29%) MSTest
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.29%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.29%) Toad
3 1 (0.29%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.29%) MagicDraw
General
1 72 (20.69%) Finance
2 25 (7.18%) Banking
3 22 (6.32%) Retail
4 15 (4.31%) Marketing
5 8 (2.30%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.30%) Front Office
6 7 (2.01%) Legal
7 6 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.44%) Back Office
9 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.15%) Billing
10 3 (0.86%) German Language
10 3 (0.86%) Publishing
11 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.29%) French Language
12 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.74%) .NET
2 6 (1.72%) XML
3 5 (1.44%) HTML
4 4 (1.15%) Web Services
5 3 (0.86%) jQuery
5 3 (0.86%) HTML5
6 2 (0.57%) Ajax
6 2 (0.57%) SOAP
6 2 (0.57%) XSD
6 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.57%) EDI
7 1 (0.29%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.29%) CSS
7 1 (0.29%) J2EE
7 1 (0.29%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.29%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (0.29%) JSON
7 1 (0.29%) MDX
7 1 (0.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.47%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.44%) Mainframe
3 5 (1.44%) FMCG
4 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (0.86%) Derivative
5 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
5 2 (0.57%) Equities
5 2 (0.57%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.29%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.29%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.29%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.29%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.29%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.29%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.29%) SCADA
6 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.44%) Windows
2 2 (0.57%) Linux
2 2 (0.57%) UNIX
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (30.17%) Systems Analysis
2 78 (22.41%) Business Analysis
3 64 (18.39%) UML
4 50 (14.37%) Use Case
5 47 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 43 (12.36%) Project Management
7 38 (10.92%) Test Scripting
8 34 (9.77%) Data Analysis
9 30 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (8.62%) Migration
10 29 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (8.05%) OO
12 27 (7.76%) CRM
13 25 (7.18%) Data Management
14 24 (6.90%) ITIL
15 20 (5.75%) Scrum
16 19 (5.46%) Information Management
16 19 (5.46%) User Stories
17 17 (4.89%) System Testing
18 16 (4.60%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.22%) SQL
2 7 (2.01%) C
3 6 (1.72%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.44%) C#
5 4 (1.15%) Java
5 4 (1.15%) VB
6 3 (0.86%) VBA
6 3 (0.86%) COBOL
7 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.29%) Perl
8 1 (0.29%) PHP
8 1 (0.29%) RPG
8 1 (0.29%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.29%) JCL
8 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (11.78%) Degree
2 14 (4.02%) ISEB
3 8 (2.30%) CBAP
4 4 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) HND
5 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.89%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.29%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.29%) UCITS
4 1 (0.29%) Basel III
4 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 28 (8.05%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.32%) Oracle
3 14 (4.02%) SAP
4 12 (3.45%) Northgate
5 10 (2.87%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.15%) Sun
6 4 (1.15%) IBM
7 3 (0.86%) RedPrairie
8 2 (0.57%) QAD
8 2 (0.57%) Cognos
8 2 (0.57%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.29%) SunGard
9 1 (0.29%) HP
9 1 (0.29%) CA
9 1 (0.29%) ATG
9 1 (0.29%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.29%) Civica
9 1 (0.29%) Capita
9 1 (0.29%) Orchard
9 1 (0.29%) Yahoo!
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 21 days ago