The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 101 96 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 20 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 1.16% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.25% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 10
Median daily rate £440 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £303 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.73% -25.71%
Systems Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2007 2322 2298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.31% 93.25% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 1309 1131
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 106 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +14 11 £433 +27.20%
Systems Analyst
South East

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (65.38%) Data Protection
1 34 (65.38%) Business Process Mapping
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (57.69%) Waterfall
4 28 (53.85%) Business Analysis
5 24 (46.15%) BPMN
5 24 (46.15%) SDLC
6 22 (42.31%) MS Visio
7 16 (30.77%) UML
8 14 (26.92%) Java
8 14 (26.92%) SQL
8 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (23.08%) MVC
9 12 (23.08%) RAD
9 12 (23.08%) RDBMS
9 12 (23.08%) VB
9 12 (23.08%) C
9 12 (23.08%) C++
9 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
10 10 (19.23%) QA
10 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.31%) Programme Management
11 9 (17.31%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (15.38%) Degree
13 7 (13.46%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
14 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
15 5 (9.62%) Mathematics

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (1.92%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.92%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Drive
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) SOAP
1 2 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Business Process Mapping
1 34 (65.38%) Data Protection
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (57.69%) Waterfall
4 28 (53.85%) Business Analysis
5 24 (46.15%) BPMN
5 24 (46.15%) SDLC
6 16 (30.77%) UML
7 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (23.08%) MVC
8 12 (23.08%) RAD
8 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 9 (17.31%) Programme Management
9 9 (17.31%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (13.46%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
12 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
12 2 (3.85%) Functional Testing
12 2 (3.85%) Migration
12 2 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) Java
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) C
2 12 (23.08%) C++
2 12 (23.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Capita
3 1 (1.92%) Concur
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Lotus
3 1 (1.92%) Northgate
3 1 (1.92%) Nuix
3 1 (1.92%) SAP