Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 516 450 470
Rank change year-on-year -66 +20 -78
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 110 132 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 103 100
London median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £326 £337
90th Percentile £709 £575 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 -

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 42,753 38,072 41,779
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.07% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,917 27,084 30,116
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £282
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 661 496 523
London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £10.53
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.63 £46.95
England median hourly rate £18.52 £18.69 £19.61
% change year-on-year -0.92% -4.68% +12.06%

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 24 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in London over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 June 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 -55 24 £481 +10.00% 1
North London +7 5 £360 - 1
West London -27 3 - - 3
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 43 (39.09%) Finance
2 41 (37.27%) Business Analysis
3 26 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.82%) Change Management
5 19 (17.27%) SQL
5 19 (17.27%) Banking
6 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
7 12 (10.91%) Migration
7 12 (10.91%) Front Office
7 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (9.09%) CRM
9 10 (9.09%) Analytics
10 9 (8.18%) SDLC
10 9 (8.18%) Blockchain
10 9 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (8.18%) Retail
11 8 (7.27%) Asset Management
11 8 (7.27%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (7.27%) Workflow
11 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (7.27%) Electronic Trading
11 8 (7.27%) Fintech
12 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
12 7 (6.36%) Yardi
12 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.36%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (6.36%) ERP
12 7 (6.36%) Project Management

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 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.91%) Confluence
2 1 (0.91%) FileNet
2 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.91%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg AIM
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.91%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.91%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.91%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
1 1 (0.91%) Intranet
1 1 (0.91%) LAN
1 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) Blockchain
2 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) Big Data
5 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.91%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.91%) OLAP
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.91%) Power BI
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 43 (39.09%) Finance
2 19 (17.27%) Banking
3 12 (10.91%) Front Office
4 9 (8.18%) Retail
5 6 (5.45%) Marketing
6 4 (3.64%) Back Office
7 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.82%) French Language
8 2 (1.82%) Legal
9 1 (0.91%) Advertising
9 1 (0.91%) Billing
9 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.91%) Law
9 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.91%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.91%) Publishing
9 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) COM
2 1 (0.91%) .NET
2 1 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.91%) HTML
2 1 (0.91%) J2EE
2 1 (0.91%) JSP
2 1 (0.91%) Spring
2 1 (0.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (7.27%) Fintech
4 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) NHS
6 2 (1.82%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.82%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.82%) PMI
6 2 (1.82%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.91%) Equities
7 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.91%) LIMS
7 1 (0.91%) Robotics
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.27%) Business Analysis
2 26 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.82%) Change Management
4 12 (10.91%) Migration
5 10 (9.09%) Analytics
5 10 (9.09%) CRM
6 9 (8.18%) SDLC
6 9 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.27%) Asset Management
7 8 (7.27%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.27%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (7.27%) Workflow
8 7 (6.36%) ERP
8 7 (6.36%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (6.36%) Project Management
8 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.45%) Validation
10 5 (4.55%) Information Management
10 5 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.27%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.91%) ISEB
4 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.91%) MBA
4 1 (0.91%) PMP
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.91%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.82%) GDPR
1 2 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) MiFID
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (6.36%) Yardi
4 3 (2.73%) Epicor
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.82%) FactSet
5 2 (1.82%) hybris
5 2 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (0.91%) Cognos
6 1 (0.91%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.91%) iManage
6 1 (0.91%) Kofax
6 1 (0.91%) OpenText
6 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.91%) Wallstreet Suite