The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 23 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 System Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 48 69
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 2 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% 1.20% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 1.24% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £406 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.51% -17.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £395 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £460 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.47

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 585 644 818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 92.56% 96.70% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 330 430
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 37 72
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -23.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 1 £400 -
Watford - 1 £413 -
Business Systems Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (14.29%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Biotechnology
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) WFM
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP