Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 77 55
Rank change year-on-year +4 -22 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 15 5 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.29% 0.47% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.49% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 10
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% +22.81%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £268
90th Percentile £478 £329 £423
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,115 1,013 1,441
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 94.85% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 513 774
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £186 £196
90th Percentile £500 £468 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £16.20 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.49% -44.16% +75.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.08 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.70% -17.52% +20.00%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in Glasgow

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in Glasgow

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Systems Analyst in Glasgow

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in Glasgow

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) DSDM
5 4 (26.67%) ETL
5 4 (26.67%) ISEB
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) User Stories
7 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (13.33%) Electronics
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) SAP

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (26.67%) DSDM
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP