Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 328 303
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 55 50 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.30% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 77
South East median daily rate £425 £396 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.19% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £303
90th Percentile £489 £563 £500
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.25 - £26.47

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15802 15500 18416
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 93.97% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9382 9237 10813
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 641 769 921
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 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
Hampshire +16 25 £438 +15.51% 3
Thames Valley -8 18 £400 +3.23% 1
Surrey -8 10 £425 -5.56%
Buckinghamshire -23 10 £400 +24.51%
Berkshire -1 5 £400 - 1
Oxfordshire +3 3 - -
West Sussex -8 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Middlesex +5 1 £475 +19.95%
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 14 (25.45%) Finance
4 13 (23.64%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (14.55%) ERP
6 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (12.73%) Business Process Analysis
7 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Banking
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 4 (7.27%) ATM
8 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) ISO 8583
8 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
8 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.27%) Analytics
9 3 (5.45%) GDPR
9 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
9 3 (5.45%) Pega
9 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
9 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
9 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 3 (5.45%) SQL
9 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Confluence
1 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) DataStage
4 1 (1.82%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.82%) QlikView
4 1 (1.82%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) EPoS
3 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.82%) IVR
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 13 (23.64%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) ERP
5 7 (12.73%) Business Process Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.09%) Scrum
6 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.27%) Analytics
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) B2B
9 2 (3.64%) Change Management
9 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) ISO 8583
2 3 (5.45%) GDPR
3 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.82%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.45%) Pega
2 2 (3.64%) Northgate
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Baan
3 1 (1.82%) Cognos
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Tableau