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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business System Analyst
UK
Rank 444 421 408
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 153 205 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 128 151
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.43 £57.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.68% +155.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £57.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-69.68% +155.55%

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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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 0 145 £425 +8.97% 31
London +11 89 £450 +12.50% 15
City of London +5 23 £441 +15.29% 4
South East +13 19 £413 -1.19% 5
West Midlands 0 11 £384 -14.72% 2
South West +10 8 £344 -7.09% 2
East of England +4 7 £406 -4.41% 1
Bristol +3 7 £350 -
Oxfordshire +2 7 £425 -
Hertfordshire 0 6 £425 -
Scotland +2 5 £330 -6.38% 1
Coventry -13 5 £400 -11.11%
West Sussex - 5 £413 - 1
North West +15 4 £423 +14.18% 5
Oxford - 4 £300 -
Worthing - 4 £413 - 1
Berkshire +14 3 £463 +68.18%
Yorkshire -12 3 £350 -8.19%
Inverclyde - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £375 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £425 -
East Midlands -3 2 £338 -4.92% 1
North East -17 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Channel Islands - 2 £338 -
Jersey - 2 £338 -
Telford - 2 - -
Cheshire +23 1 £440 - 1
Surrey +12 1 £400 -23.80% 2
Hampshire +9 1 £350 -22.22% 2

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 99 (32.78%) Finance
2 83 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (25.17%) Business Analysis
4 66 (21.85%) Systems Analysis
5 52 (17.22%) SQL
6 50 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (14.57%) Migration
8 35 (11.59%) Retail
9 31 (10.26%) ERP
10 30 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (8.94%) UML
12 24 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (7.95%) User Stories
13 23 (7.62%) Use Case
14 22 (7.28%) Data Modelling
14 22 (7.28%) Banking
15 21 (6.95%) Microsoft
16 20 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (6.62%) Data Migration
16 20 (6.62%) Waterfall
17 19 (6.29%) SDLC
18 17 (5.63%) MS Visio
18 17 (5.63%) Oracle
18 17 (5.63%) Degree
19 16 (5.30%) Data Analysis
19 16 (5.30%) PRINCE2
19 16 (5.30%) CRM
19 16 (5.30%) Process Improvement
20 15 (4.97%) ISEB
21 14 (4.64%) MS Excel

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 6 (1.99%) CMS
2 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.66%) Confluence
3 2 (0.66%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 14 (4.64%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.64%) MS Office
4 10 (3.31%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.98%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.66%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 3 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.99%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.66%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.66%) Infor CloudSuite
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.33%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.33%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.33%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.33%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.33%) Summit
5 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.99%) LAN
1 6 (1.99%) WAN
1 6 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (0.99%) Network Security
3 2 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.33%) LDAP
4 1 (0.33%) MVNO
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.99%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.32%) Big Data
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.99%) QlikView
6 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.33%) EDMS
7 1 (0.33%) GIS
7 1 (0.33%) Power BI
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.32%) JIRA
2 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.99%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (32.78%) Finance
2 35 (11.59%) Retail
3 22 (7.28%) Banking
4 11 (3.64%) Back Office
5 8 (2.65%) Front Office
6 7 (2.32%) Billing
7 6 (1.99%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.66%) Publishing
8 5 (1.66%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.32%) Legal
9 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.99%) Advertising
10 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.99%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.30%) XML
2 9 (2.98%) .NET
3 5 (1.66%) Web Services
4 4 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.99%) XSD
5 3 (0.99%) XSL
6 2 (0.66%) Middleware
7 1 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.33%) J2EE
7 1 (0.33%) JSP
7 1 (0.33%) ODBC
7 1 (0.33%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.33%) REST
7 1 (0.33%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.33%) Sensu
7 1 (0.33%) SOAP
7 1 (0.33%) WSDL
7 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.98%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.65%) EPoS
5 6 (1.99%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.66%) Reinsurance
7 4 (1.32%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.32%) User Experience
8 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.99%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.99%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.66%) Fintech
9 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.66%) NHS
9 2 (0.66%) Physics
9 2 (0.66%) PMI
9 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.33%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.65%) Windows
2 2 (0.66%) Linux
2 2 (0.66%) Unix
2 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.33%) AIX
3 1 (0.33%) OS/390
3 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (25.17%) Business Analysis
3 66 (21.85%) Systems Analysis
4 50 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (14.57%) Migration
6 31 (10.26%) ERP
7 27 (8.94%) UML
8 24 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (7.95%) User Stories
9 23 (7.62%) Use Case
10 22 (7.28%) Data Modelling
11 20 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.62%) Data Migration
11 20 (6.62%) Waterfall
12 19 (6.29%) SDLC
13 16 (5.30%) CRM
13 16 (5.30%) Data Analysis
13 16 (5.30%) PRINCE2
13 16 (5.30%) Process Improvement
14 14 (4.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (17.22%) SQL
2 10 (3.31%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.99%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.66%) C#
5 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.32%) VB
5 4 (1.32%) VBA
6 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.99%) Java
6 3 (0.99%) Perl
6 3 (0.99%) Python
7 2 (0.66%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.66%) PHP
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) Groovy
8 1 (0.33%) JCL
8 1 (0.33%) Korn
8 1 (0.33%) UniBasic
8 1 (0.33%) VB6
8 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (5.63%) Degree
2 15 (4.97%) ISEB
3 13 (4.30%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.66%) ACCA
5 5 (1.66%) CIMA
5 5 (1.66%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) AAT
8 1 (0.33%) CBAP
8 1 (0.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.99%) MiFID
2 5 (1.66%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.33%) GxP
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) SEPA
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.33%) Nagios
1 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (6.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.63%) Oracle
3 12 (3.97%) SAP
4 7 (2.32%) CODA
4 7 (2.32%) Infor
5 5 (1.66%) Cognos
6 4 (1.32%) Northgate
6 4 (1.32%) Orchard
7 3 (0.99%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.99%) Charles River
7 3 (0.99%) hybris
7 3 (0.99%) Workday
8 2 (0.66%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.66%) Google
8 2 (0.66%) IBM
9 1 (0.33%) Capita
9 1 (0.33%) Civica
9 1 (0.33%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.33%) Redback
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