The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 24 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 Cardiff 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 42 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.39% 1.19% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.27% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
335 158 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 92.80% 94.05% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 101 100
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Systems Analyst
South Wales

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Systems Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) RAD
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) RAD
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
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