The first table below looks at the demand for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 96 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 35 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.22% 0.37% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.54% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 4 29
Average daily rate £450 £423 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2045 1671 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.18% 68.18% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1058 673 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Systems Analysis
South East

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 23 £450 - 1
Reading -11 5 £450 +11.11% 4
Newbury - 1 £450 -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Systems Analysis
South East

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 25 (52.08%) Oracle
3 24 (50.00%) CRM
4 21 (43.75%) UML
4 21 (43.75%) Use Case
5 12 (25.00%) Siebel
5 12 (25.00%) .NET
6 8 (16.67%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
7 7 (14.58%) SQL
7 7 (14.58%) XML
8 6 (12.50%) DSDM
8 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.42%) Spring
9 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.42%) Data Mapping
9 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
9 5 (10.42%) jQuery
9 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.42%) SOA
9 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.42%) J2EE
9 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
9 5 (10.42%) HTML
10 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
10 4 (8.33%) SOAP

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) GSM
1 1 (2.08%) WCDMA
1 1 (2.08%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 4 (8.33%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Analyst
2 30 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 18 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
4 13 (27.08%) Technical Business Analyst
5 12 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (20.83%) Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (16.67%) Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Architect
9 4 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (8.33%) CRM Systems Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) Siebel Business Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (4.17%) ABAP Developer
11 2 (4.17%) SAP Developer
12 1 (2.08%) Developer Analyst
12 1 (2.08%) OSS Engineer
12 1 (2.08%) SAP Analyst
12 1 (2.08%) Agile Business Analyst
12 1 (2.08%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) XML
3 5 (10.42%) J2EE
3 5 (10.42%) Spring
3 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.42%) jQuery
4 4 (8.33%) Struts2
4 4 (8.33%) SOAP
4 4 (8.33%) Struts
4 4 (8.33%) XSLT
4 4 (8.33%) JMS
4 4 (8.33%) WSDL
5 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (4.17%) BAPI
5 2 (4.17%) SAP ALE
6 1 (2.08%) Ajax
6 1 (2.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.08%) Wiki
1 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.08%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) CRM
2 21 (43.75%) UML
2 21 (43.75%) Use Case
3 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (12.50%) DSDM
5 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.42%) SOA
6 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.42%) Data Mapping
7 4 (8.33%) Software Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) E-business
7 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.08%) Service Management
10 1 (2.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.17%) ABAP
5 2 (4.17%) SAPscript
5 2 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Siebel
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) NetCracker