The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 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 Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 38 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.36% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £325 £225 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -1.23%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
345 335 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.50% 87.93% 93.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 144 223
Average daily rate £338 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £422 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 57 54
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Systems Analyst
Cambridgeshire

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) CA