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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 417 399 397
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 173 145 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 74 105
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.42% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £24.00 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.91% -7.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £11.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £33.29 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+69.64% +1.81%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -40 160 £390 -4.93% 47
London -5 74 £413 -6.25% 13
South East -13 23 £381 -0.32% 3
East of England -18 21 £400 - 7
City of London -12 16 £420 -11.57% 5
North West -11 13 £338 +17.39% 6
Manchester -6 12 £338 -3.57% 3
Hampshire +11 11 £331 +2.71% 1
Yorkshire -13 9 £375 +87.50% 3
South West -13 9 £325 +85.71% 7
Berkshire -10 8 £438 +9.23% 2
Leeds -12 7 £375 -
West Yorkshire -13 7 £375 - 1
Essex -22 7 £383 +17.69% 1
Scotland -25 7 £355 +12.69% 5
Hertfordshire -10 6 £400 - 2
East Midlands -7 5 £350 +16.66% 5
Edinburgh -23 5 £320 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 5 £325 -
Surrey -7 4 £375 +11.11%
West Midlands -16 4 £325 +20.37% 2
Bristol - 4 £325 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -9 3 £400 -
Slough - 3 £375 - 1
Aldershot - 3 - -
Basildon - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £325 -
Farnham - 3 - -
Godalming - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 - -

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 84 (30.11%) Systems Analysis
2 79 (28.32%) Business Analysis
3 58 (20.79%) SQL
4 53 (19.00%) Finance
5 45 (16.13%) UML
6 36 (12.90%) Use Case
7 32 (11.47%) Oracle
8 31 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (10.75%) Microsoft
10 29 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (10.04%) Data Analysis
12 25 (8.96%) OO
13 23 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.24%) Project Management
14 21 (7.53%) Management Information System
14 21 (7.53%) MS Excel
14 21 (7.53%) CRM
14 21 (7.53%) Test Scripting
15 19 (6.81%) Retail
16 18 (6.45%) Data Management
16 18 (6.45%) ERP
16 18 (6.45%) ITIL
17 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
17 17 (6.09%) Data Modelling
17 17 (6.09%) Scrum
17 17 (6.09%) Degree
18 16 (5.73%) Banking
18 16 (5.73%) .NET
18 16 (5.73%) Migration
19 15 (5.38%) ISEB

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.79%) IIS
3 5 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.08%) CMS
4 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 21 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.30%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.23%) MS Office
4 7 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.08%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.72%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) ZaiNet
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Maximo
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.36%) Endur
4 1 (0.36%) Agresso
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.36%) Aligne
4 1 (0.36%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.36%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.66%) Internet
2 11 (3.94%) Intranet
3 2 (0.72%) FTP
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
4 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.51%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.15%) MySQL
6 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.43%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.08%) Essbase
8 3 (1.08%) MS Access
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.72%) QlikView
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.15%) JIRA
2 4 (1.43%) RequisitePro
3 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.36%) Toad
4 1 (0.36%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.36%) TestComplete
General
1 53 (19.00%) Finance
2 19 (6.81%) Retail
3 16 (5.73%) Banking
4 11 (3.94%) Marketing
5 10 (3.58%) Billing
5 10 (3.58%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.51%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.15%) Front Office
8 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.43%) Legal
9 4 (1.43%) Back Office
10 3 (1.08%) German Language
11 2 (0.72%) Advertising
11 2 (0.72%) Publishing
11 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.36%) French Language
12 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.73%) .NET
2 9 (3.23%) Web Services
3 7 (2.51%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.79%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.79%) WCF
4 5 (1.79%) WPF
5 3 (1.08%) J2EE
6 2 (0.72%) FpML
6 2 (0.72%) HTML
7 1 (0.36%) JSON
7 1 (0.36%) MDX
7 1 (0.36%) CSS
7 1 (0.36%) SOAP
7 1 (0.36%) XML
7 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.36%) REST
7 1 (0.36%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.53%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.79%) N-Tier
3 5 (1.79%) NHS
4 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.43%) Derivative
5 3 (1.08%) FMCG
6 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.72%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.72%) Equities
7 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.36%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.36%) EPoS
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.36%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.87%) Windows
2 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.72%) UNIX
3 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.11%) Systems Analysis
2 79 (28.32%) Business Analysis
3 45 (16.13%) UML
4 36 (12.90%) Use Case
5 31 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (10.04%) Data Analysis
8 25 (8.96%) OO
9 23 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (8.24%) Project Management
10 21 (7.53%) CRM
10 21 (7.53%) Test Scripting
11 18 (6.45%) Data Management
11 18 (6.45%) ERP
11 18 (6.45%) ITIL
12 17 (6.09%) Data Modelling
12 17 (6.09%) Scrum
13 16 (5.73%) Migration
14 14 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (20.79%) SQL
2 11 (3.94%) PL/SQL
3 10 (3.58%) C#
4 5 (1.79%) PHP
4 5 (1.79%) VB
4 5 (1.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 4 (1.43%) VBA
5 4 (1.43%) C
5 4 (1.43%) Java
6 2 (0.72%) COBOL
7 1 (0.36%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (6.09%) Degree
2 15 (5.38%) ISEB
3 5 (1.79%) CBAP
4 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.36%) HND
7 1 (0.36%) CIMA
7 1 (0.36%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (11.47%) Oracle
2 30 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.58%) Business Objects
4 8 (2.87%) Northgate
5 5 (1.79%) SAP
6 3 (1.08%) Cognos
7 2 (0.72%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.72%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.72%) Sun
7 2 (0.72%) Siebel
7 2 (0.72%) Kronos
8 1 (0.36%) Civica
8 1 (0.36%) Capita
8 1 (0.36%) Orchard
8 1 (0.36%) Sophis
8 1 (0.36%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.36%) FatWire
8 1 (0.36%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.36%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.36%) Google
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