The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 381 307
Rank change year-on-year +13 -74  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 58 60 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 96
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £366 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +7.58% +0.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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 19186 21885 21142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.68% 94.97% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13700 15818 14509
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 249 380
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 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
City of London +5 16 £438 -7.89% 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 -
Hayes - 1 £335 -
Uxbridge - 1 £335 -
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 41 (28.67%) Finance
2 39 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 36 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (18.88%) SQL
5 21 (14.69%) Systems Analysis
6 19 (13.29%) Retail
7 17 (11.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (11.89%) Waterfall
7 17 (11.89%) Migration
7 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (11.19%) SDLC
9 15 (10.49%) ERP
10 14 (9.79%) CRM
10 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (9.09%) Use Case
11 13 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 13 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
12 12 (8.39%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (7.69%) Banking
13 11 (7.69%) Project Management
13 11 (7.69%) Front Office
13 11 (7.69%) UML
13 11 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
14 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2
14 10 (6.99%) Asset Management
14 10 (6.99%) Dynamics CRM
15 8 (5.59%) Validation
15 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Project
15 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (5.59%) MiFID

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 4 (2.80%) Confluence
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.40%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.70%) CICS
4 1 (0.70%) Documentum
4 1 (0.70%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.40%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (1.40%) Loan IQ
2 2 (1.40%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.70%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) LAN
1 1 (0.70%) LDAP
1 1 (0.70%) MVNO
1 1 (0.70%) Network Security
1 1 (0.70%) SWIFTNet
1 1 (0.70%) WAN
1 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.70%) DB2
3 1 (0.70%) EDMS
3 1 (0.70%) QlikView
3 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.20%) JIRA
2 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.70%) Rational Software Modeler
3 1 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (28.67%) Finance
2 19 (13.29%) Retail
3 11 (7.69%) Banking
3 11 (7.69%) Front Office
4 7 (4.90%) Back Office
5 4 (2.80%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.10%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.10%) Legal
6 3 (2.10%) Publishing
7 2 (1.40%) Marketing
7 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.40%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.90%) .NET
2 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.10%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
4 1 (0.70%) JSP
4 1 (0.70%) Middleware
4 1 (0.70%) ODBC
4 1 (0.70%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.70%) Sensu
4 1 (0.70%) Velocity
4 1 (0.70%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.20%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.50%) User Experience
5 4 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.10%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.40%) Derivative
7 2 (1.40%) Fintech
7 2 (1.40%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.40%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.70%) APACS
8 1 (0.70%) CMDB
8 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.70%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.10%) Unix
2 2 (1.40%) Linux
2 2 (1.40%) Windows
3 1 (0.70%) AIX
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 36 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.69%) Systems Analysis
4 17 (11.89%) Migration
4 17 (11.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (11.89%) Waterfall
5 16 (11.19%) SDLC
6 15 (10.49%) ERP
7 14 (9.79%) CRM
7 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
8 13 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.09%) Use Case
9 12 (8.39%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (7.69%) Project Management
10 11 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
10 11 (7.69%) UML
11 10 (6.99%) Asset Management
11 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.59%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) SQL
2 6 (4.20%) PL/SQL
2 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.80%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.70%) COBOL
4 1 (0.70%) Groovy
4 1 (0.70%) Java
4 1 (0.70%) Korn
4 1 (0.70%) Perl
4 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.70%) Python
4 1 (0.70%) UniBasic
4 1 (0.70%) VB
4 1 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.90%) ISEB
3 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.80%) Degree
5 2 (1.40%) CBAP
5 2 (1.40%) IIBA
6 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) MiFID
2 4 (2.80%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.70%) IFRS
3 1 (0.70%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) SEPA
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.70%) Nagios
1 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (4.90%) CODA
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle
3 3 (2.10%) Bloomberg
3 3 (2.10%) Charles River
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.10%) Orchard
4 2 (1.40%) Cognos
4 2 (1.40%) Northgate
4 2 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (1.40%) SAP
4 2 (1.40%) Workday
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe
5 1 (0.70%) Epicor
5 1 (0.70%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.70%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.70%) Murex
5 1 (0.70%) Redback
5 1 (0.70%) Sage
5 1 (0.70%) Splunk
5 1 (0.70%) Sun
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