The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 119 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 14 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.93% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.25% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 4
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£415 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +19.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £462 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.57 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+23.24% +17.59%
Systems Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2005 2079 1546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.74% 74.76% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1083 615
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 61 70
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -35.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.86 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
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 27 February 2015. 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
Reading +3 7 £415 -7.77% 2
Bracknell - 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Systems Analysis
South East

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (52.38%) Software Architecture
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Workflow
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (19.05%) QA
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Star Schema
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) CMS
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
7 2 (9.52%) iSeries
7 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) Star Schema
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Analyst
2 13 (61.90%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) iSeries
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Architecture
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Workflow
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) DSDM
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) HP