The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 213 236
Rank change year-on-year +7 +23  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 32 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.73% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.76% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 19
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.47

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 7222 8372 8994
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.55% 95.03% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4233 4992 5132
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 381 432
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +21.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Hampshire +4 11 £425 +19.29%
West Sussex +20 6 £350 -12.50% 4
Buckinghamshire -22 6 £338 +5.05%
Surrey +5 5 £350 -17.64% 1
Berkshire +2 3 £400 +17.64%
Kent - 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £450 -
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 16 (22.86%) SQL
5 14 (20.00%) SDLC
6 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
7 12 (17.14%) Oracle
7 12 (17.14%) Data Analysis
8 11 (15.71%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.86%) Project Management
10 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.43%) User Stories
12 6 (8.57%) ERP
12 6 (8.57%) SAP
12 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.57%) Scrum
13 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
14 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
14 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
14 4 (5.71%) Workflow
14 4 (5.71%) Banking
14 4 (5.71%) Change Management
15 3 (4.29%) GAP Analysis
15 3 (4.29%) ISO 8583
15 3 (4.29%) Management Information System

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 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.43%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (1.43%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (1.43%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.43%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) ATM
2 2 (2.86%) TETRA
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) QlikView
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Automotive
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) XML
1 1 (1.43%) XSD
1 1 (1.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) FMCG
4 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) New Media
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 14 (20.00%) SDLC
4 12 (17.14%) Data Analysis
5 11 (15.71%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.86%) Project Management
8 8 (11.43%) User Stories
9 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.57%) ERP
9 6 (8.57%) Scrum
10 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.71%) Change Management
11 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (5.71%) Workflow
12 3 (4.29%) BPR
12 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.29%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) ISEB
3 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.43%) AAT
4 1 (1.43%) ACCA
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) CIMA
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) IIBA
4 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.86%) GDPR
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) SAP
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) Workday
5 2 (2.86%) Infor
5 2 (2.86%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
6 1 (1.43%) hybris
6 1 (1.43%) Sage
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau