Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 88 85
Rank change year-on-year -21 -3 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 3 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.18% 0.89% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.93% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +3.17% -10.00%
Scotland median daily rate £300 £366 £325
% change year-on-year -18.09% +12.69% -12.16%
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 1,612 1,293 1,181
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.13% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 675 647
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £252 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 47 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.11% +60.71% -44.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.30 £9.33
90th Percentile £35.13 £41.10 £42.73
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +12.82% -2.50%

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 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 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Business Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Sequence Diagram
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel

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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Sequence Diagram
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA