Period
to 18 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 September 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 93 81
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.56% 0.21% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.23% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate £415 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -3.03% +0.30%
10th Percentile £378 £343 £378
90th Percentile £500 £418 £456
East of England median daily rate £415 £407 £413
% change year-on-year +1.97% -1.33% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.71 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.71 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,518 1,290 1,365
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.70% 92.14% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 656 732
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £170 £203 £203
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 123 75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +12.03% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.03 £10.60 £9.55
90th Percentile £48.25 £40.00 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.78% -10.00% -2.44%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Business Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £363 - 1
Watford +5 2 £500 +21.21%
Hitchin - 2 £415 -
Ware - 1 - -
Business Systems Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Hyperion
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) IaaS

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) Record to Report
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos
1 2 (22.22%) Hyperion
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP