Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 97 79
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.45% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.20% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Birmingham median daily rate £394 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +4.30% -19.26%
10th Percentile £366 £330 £321
90th Percentile £441 £450 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1488 1482 1303
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 96.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 944 812
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £396 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.21% +8.56% +4.29%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £210
90th Percentile £524 £550 £511
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 53 64
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.32 £10.66
90th Percentile £39.63 £27.15 £38.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year +14.17% -9.64% +2.72%

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) FMCG
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) SAP