The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 224 219
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 37 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 28
Median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +8.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £341 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +6.14% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7404 8887 9270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.10% 95.11% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4201 5439 4953
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 384 451
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in the South East

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in the South East

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Systems Analyst in the South East

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in the South East

Business Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Surrey +13 16 £400 -15.78% 2
Hampshire +21 11 £350 -17.64% 5
Berkshire +23 4 £500 +44.40%
West Sussex - 4 £419 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £438 -
Buckinghamshire -20 1 £400 +6.66%
Kent - 1 £435 -
Business Systems Analyst
England

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South East region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.85%) Business Analysis
4 14 (26.92%) Data Analysis
5 12 (23.08%) SDLC
5 12 (23.08%) SQL
6 11 (21.15%) Oracle
6 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
7 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.54%) BPR
8 6 (11.54%) Project Management
8 6 (11.54%) User Stories
9 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.62%) SAP
9 5 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Scrum
10 4 (7.69%) Change Management
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.69%) ITIL
10 4 (7.69%) ERP
10 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (5.77%) Workday
11 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
11 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
11 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
11 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
11 3 (5.77%) Infor
11 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Infor CloudSuite
1 2 (3.85%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (1.92%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.92%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.92%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.92%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) TETRA
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) XML
1 3 (5.77%) XSD
1 3 (5.77%) XSL
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) New Media
3 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Business Analysis
3 14 (26.92%) Data Analysis
4 12 (23.08%) SDLC
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.54%) BPR
6 6 (11.54%) Project Management
6 6 (11.54%) User Stories
7 5 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.69%) Change Management
8 4 (7.69%) ERP
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (5.77%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Workflow
10 2 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ISEB
1 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) AAT
3 1 (1.92%) ACCA
3 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.92%) CIMA
3 1 (1.92%) IIBA
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Infor
3 3 (5.77%) Workday
4 1 (1.92%) Aareon
4 1 (1.92%) Capita
4 1 (1.92%) Civica
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) hybris
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Northgate
4 1 (1.92%) Orchard
4 1 (1.92%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.92%) Sage
4 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
Epsom, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton
PS Computer Services
Rate: Up to £340pd
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago