The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 105 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 19 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.82% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.88% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 13
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£275 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £188 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £33.75 £21.14
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +59.63%
Systems Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2412 2158 2290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.07% 93.18% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1453 1160 1206
Average daily rate £388 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 247 233
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.55 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Cambridgeshire 0 15 £321 +51.17% 4
Hertfordshire +1 2 - - 4
Bedfordshire - 2 £225 - 1
Essex +1 1 £325 -16.66% 1
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) Finance
3 13 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (30.77%) XML
5 11 (28.21%) Oracle
5 11 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) ETL
6 9 (23.08%) .NET
7 8 (20.51%) VB
7 8 (20.51%) HTML
7 8 (20.51%) SOA
7 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Use Case
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (17.95%) System Testing
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.95%) OLAP
9 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
9 6 (15.38%) SAP
9 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) WCF
9 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Retail
10 5 (12.82%) Degree
10 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (12.82%) ERP
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (2.56%) JBoss
1 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle OLAP
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
1 7 (17.95%) OLAP
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Back Office
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) XML
2 9 (23.08%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) WCF
5 1 (2.56%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.56%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (23.08%) ETL
4 8 (20.51%) SOA
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Use Case
5 7 (17.95%) System Testing
6 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (12.82%) ERP
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 4 (10.26%) Migration
8 4 (10.26%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) UML
10 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) VB
3 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) SAP
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.56%) VeriFone
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects