The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business System Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 68 63
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.50% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £388 £375 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £325 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £363
% change year-on-year -1.57% +5.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.94

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 609 763 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.31% 94.43% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1372 1868 1751
Median daily rate £378 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.58% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 44 85
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.55 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.75 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in Birmingham

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in Birmingham

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco