The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 67 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.33% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.36% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£320 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+27.48% +61.50%
Systems Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
839 554 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.02% 90.23% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 371 517
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 50
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
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 Bristol

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
1 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec
1 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) EMC
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) UML
2 1 (9.09%) RAD
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
2 1 (9.09%) BDD
2 1 (9.09%) Use Case
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
1 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) EMC
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
1 2 (18.18%) Juniper
1 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) SAP