The median contractor rate for a Business Support Analyst was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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 Support Analyst
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 164 199
Rank change year-on-year +3 +35  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Support Analyst 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.030% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.031% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £313 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.19% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £229 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -34.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.98

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3113 3230 5440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.40% 95.93% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8563 9429 14836
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 121 327
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £14.70 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.25 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Business Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Business Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Support Analyst in the City of London

Business Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Support Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Support Analyst in the City of London

Business Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Support Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Support Analyst in the City of London

Business Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Business Support 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 City of London region featuring Business Support Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (75.00%) Global One
1 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (62.50%) Equities
2 5 (62.50%) Front Office
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) SimCorp
3 4 (50.00%) Derivative
4 1 (12.50%) GDPR
4 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM

Business Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Equities
1 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (50.00%) Derivative
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SimCorp
2 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy