The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 48 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.24% 1.45% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.54% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+27.48% +56.88%
Systems Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
466 259 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.48% 93.84% 91.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 122 217
Average daily rate £403 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -25.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -23 2 £425 +70.00%
Systems Analyst
East of England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Agresso
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) MS Project

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Agresso
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Assets
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft