Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 July 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
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 457 486 400
Rank change year-on-year +29 -86 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 145 123 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.28% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 90 183
London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £320 £356 £302
90th Percentile £575 £614 £600
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £33.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £25.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39939 43163 43877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 95.12% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28436 31032 30461
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 494 759
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.18 £53.35
England median hourly rate £18.35 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.42% +8.57% +2.94%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in London

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in London

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Systems Analyst in London

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in London

Business Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Central London +19 39 £450 -5.26%
North London -10 5 £325 -6.14%
South London +3 4 £325 -17.46% 1
West London +31 2 £393 -7.65%
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (30.34%) Business Analysis
2 43 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 33 (22.76%) Systems Analysis
4 33 (22.76%) Finance
4 33 (22.76%) SQL
5 25 (17.24%) Use Case
6 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 20 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (13.10%) Banking
9 18 (12.41%) Data Modelling
10 17 (11.72%) CRM
10 17 (11.72%) Data Analysis
11 16 (11.03%) SDLC
12 15 (10.34%) User Stories
12 15 (10.34%) Project Management
12 15 (10.34%) ISEB
13 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2
13 14 (9.66%) Retail
14 11 (7.59%) MS Visio
14 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
15 10 (6.90%) Service Management
15 10 (6.90%) UML
15 10 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
16 9 (6.21%) Front Office
16 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Project
16 9 (6.21%) Wireframes
17 8 (5.52%) ERP
17 8 (5.52%) Scrum

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.45%) Confluence
3 3 (2.07%) CMS
4 2 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.69%) CICS
5 1 (0.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (7.59%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.07%) iTrent
2 3 (2.07%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.38%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (1.38%) Loan IQ
3 2 (1.38%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) Network Security
1 1 (0.69%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.07%) PowerPivot
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.38%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.69%) DB2
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.69%) QlikView
4 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) JIRA
2 2 (1.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.38%) Toad
3 1 (0.69%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.69%) Rational Software Modeler
3 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (22.76%) Finance
2 19 (13.10%) Banking
3 14 (9.66%) Retail
4 9 (6.21%) Front Office
5 7 (4.83%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.45%) Publishing
7 4 (2.76%) Legal
8 3 (2.07%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.38%) Local Government
9 2 (1.38%) Marketing
9 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.45%) XML
2 4 (2.76%) Middleware
3 3 (2.07%) .NET
3 3 (2.07%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.38%) Web Services
4 2 (1.38%) WinForms
4 2 (1.38%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.69%) JSON
5 1 (0.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.14%) Reinsurance
3 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.76%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.07%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.38%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.38%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) APACS
7 1 (0.69%) AS400
7 1 (0.69%) CMDB
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) Derivative
7 1 (0.69%) EPoS
7 1 (0.69%) FMCG
7 1 (0.69%) IVR
7 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.38%) Windows
1 2 (1.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.34%) Business Analysis
2 43 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 33 (22.76%) Systems Analysis
5 25 (17.24%) Use Case
6 20 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 18 (12.41%) Data Modelling
8 17 (11.72%) CRM
8 17 (11.72%) Data Analysis
9 16 (11.03%) SDLC
10 15 (10.34%) Project Management
10 15 (10.34%) User Stories
11 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.90%) Service Management
12 10 (6.90%) UML
13 9 (6.21%) Wireframes
14 8 (5.52%) Asset Management
14 8 (5.52%) ERP
14 8 (5.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.76%) SQL
2 1 (0.69%) COBOL
2 1 (0.69%) Java
2 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.69%) RPG
2 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (10.34%) ISEB
2 6 (4.14%) Degree
2 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.07%) CBAP
4 3 (2.07%) IIBA
5 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) GDPR
1 5 (3.45%) MiFID
2 3 (2.07%) QA
3 2 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.38%) GAAP
3 2 (1.38%) IFRS
3 2 (1.38%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) SEPA
4 1 (0.69%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle
3 4 (2.76%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (2.76%) Workday
4 3 (2.07%) Charles River
5 2 (1.38%) Adobe
5 2 (1.38%) Northgate
5 2 (1.38%) SAP
6 1 (0.69%) Epicor
6 1 (0.69%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.69%) Sage
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) Siemens
6 1 (0.69%) Sun
6 1 (0.69%) Tagetik
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