Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 December 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
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 566 492 446
Rank change year-on-year -74 -46 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 64 154 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 109 131
London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £325
90th Percentile £575 £675 £663
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £36.25 £17.43
% change year-on-year +37.93% +107.97% -34.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44,019 44,813 42,223
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.92% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,807 32,544 30,005
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £299
90th Percentile £675 £669 £638
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 554 567
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.96% +3.24%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.37
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 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
Central London -52 14 £450 -10.00% 3
West London +2 6 £303 -37.95% 3
East London -30 1 £300 -33.33%
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 London region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Business Analysis
3 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
5 9 (14.06%) SQL
5 9 (14.06%) ITIL
5 9 (14.06%) Retail
5 9 (14.06%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.50%) Degree
7 7 (10.94%) Banking
7 7 (10.94%) SAP
8 6 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (7.81%) Power BI
9 5 (7.81%) Learning Management System
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (7.81%) Data Management
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.25%) ERP
10 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (6.25%) Oracle
10 4 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) Process Improvement
10 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
11 3 (4.69%) API Integration
11 3 (4.69%) Lumira

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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Bloomberg AIM
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.13%) SAP EWM
2 1 (1.56%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Network Security
2 2 (3.13%) CTI
2 2 (3.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (7.81%) Power BI
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (4.69%) Lumira
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
3 7 (10.94%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Billing
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Front Office
5 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Law
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (1.56%) EDIFACT
3 1 (1.56%) REST
3 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.81%) Learning Management System
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) IVR
5 1 (1.56%) Robotics
5 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Business Analysis
2 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.06%) ITIL
3 9 (14.06%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
4 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.81%) Analytics
5 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.81%) Data Management
5 5 (7.81%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
6 4 (6.25%) ERP
6 4 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Change Management
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
7 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.69%) Information Security
7 3 (4.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.56%) CBAP
4 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.13%) GDPR
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 20022
3 1 (1.56%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) SAP
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.13%) JDA
4 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.13%) Tableau
5 1 (1.56%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.56%) Kofax
5 1 (1.56%) Workday