Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £383 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 84 92
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 4 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.26% 0.66% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.68% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £383 £419 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.66% +5.35% +17.78%
10th Percentile £341 £380 £332
90th Percentile £407 £456 £473
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £20.94
East of England median hourly rate - - £20.94

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 1451 1325 1532
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.95% 96.64% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 762 775
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £208 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 80 158
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.17 £14.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.40% -15.94% +11.29%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.68 £53.75 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%

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
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 20 November 2017. 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
Watford -3 2 £383 -19.47%
Stevenage - 1 £400 -
Business Systems Analyst
East of England

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (25.00%) Lorenzo
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) WFM
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) NHS

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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Lorenzo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) WFM