The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 323 284 289
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +5
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 298 337 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.89% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 211 156
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£425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Average hourly rate £50.00 £30.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% -3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £20.60 £27.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £46.98 £84.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £31.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+29.60% +4.16%
Systems Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
London -69 82 £463 +8.18% 19
South East -10 79 £413 -2.94% 10
East of England +10 33 £450 +5.88% 9
South West +22 24 £450 +5.88% 5
East Midlands +21 24 £403 -8.52% 5
West Midlands 0 23 £475 +8.57% 5
Yorkshire -4 21 £399 +22.69% 1
North West -30 6 £325 - 9
Midlands +6 5 - -
Systems Analysis
UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 175 (33.72%) Finance
2 100 (19.27%) SQL
3 89 (17.15%) Oracle
4 86 (16.57%) Project Management
5 83 (15.99%) Business Analysis
6 79 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 78 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
9 58 (11.18%) Microsoft
10 56 (10.79%) Data Analysis
11 53 (10.21%) Banking
12 52 (10.02%) Degree
13 48 (9.25%) SQL Server
14 45 (8.67%) .NET
15 41 (7.90%) XML
15 41 (7.90%) Data Modelling
16 40 (7.71%) OO
16 40 (7.71%) MS Excel
17 39 (7.51%) Migration
17 39 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
18 38 (7.32%) Waterfall
19 36 (6.94%) Management Information System
20 35 (6.74%) UML
20 35 (6.74%) HTML
21 33 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
22 32 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
23 31 (5.97%) Windows
23 31 (5.97%) C#
24 29 (5.59%) Retail
25 28 (5.39%) MS Office

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.47%) WebSphere
2 17 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (2.31%) CMS
4 9 (1.73%) Documentum
5 7 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.96%) SAS
7 3 (0.58%) ArchestrA
7 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.58%) JBoss
7 3 (0.58%) CICS
7 3 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.39%) Apache
8 2 (0.39%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.39%) IIS
8 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.39%) Liferay
8 2 (0.39%) Drupal
8 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 40 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.39%) MS Office
3 23 (4.43%) MS Visio
4 19 (3.66%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.12%) MS Project
6 4 (0.77%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.39%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Maximo
2 5 (0.96%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.77%) Staffware
3 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.77%) Algo Collateral
3 4 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.58%) Global One
5 2 (0.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.39%) Agresso
5 2 (0.39%) HFM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) PaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.19%) IaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.28%) Network Security
2 6 (1.16%) SAN
2 6 (1.16%) Internet
3 5 (0.96%) Firewall
4 3 (0.58%) Intranet
4 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.39%) DHCP
5 2 (0.39%) ATM
5 2 (0.39%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) Modbus
6 1 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.19%) VLAN
6 1 (0.19%) MPLS
6 1 (0.19%) Wireless
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.73%) DB2
7 8 (1.54%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.54%) OLAP
7 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.16%) Big Data
10 5 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.77%) Star Schema
11 4 (0.77%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.39%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 14 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.35%) Xcode
3 6 (1.16%) JIRA
4 3 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.58%) ERwin
4 3 (0.58%) ClearCase
4 3 (0.58%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.39%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.39%) XPEDITER
5 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.19%) Moq
6 1 (0.19%) Mockito
6 1 (0.19%) MSTest
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) JUnit
General
1 175 (33.72%) Finance
2 53 (10.21%) Banking
3 29 (5.59%) Retail
4 21 (4.05%) Back Office
5 20 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.66%) Front Office
7 16 (3.08%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.12%) Local Government
8 11 (2.12%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.54%) Law
9 8 (1.54%) Legal
10 7 (1.35%) Billing
11 6 (1.16%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.96%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.96%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.96%) Military
13 4 (0.77%) Automotive
13 4 (0.77%) Marketing
14 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 352 (67.82%) Analyst
2 245 (47.21%) Business Analyst
3 120 (23.12%) Systems Analyst
4 64 (12.33%) Developer
5 63 (12.14%) Business Systems Analyst
6 48 (9.25%) Architect
7 25 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
8 22 (4.24%) Technical Business Analyst
9 18 (3.47%) Project Manager
9 18 (3.47%) Data Analyst
10 15 (2.89%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (2.31%) Web Developer
11 12 (2.31%) Senior Business Analyst
12 11 (2.12%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 10 (1.93%) Technical Architect
14 9 (1.73%) Requirements Analyst
14 9 (1.73%) Java Developer
14 9 (1.73%) Support Analyst
15 8 (1.54%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (8.67%) .NET
2 41 (7.90%) XML
3 35 (6.74%) HTML
4 28 (5.39%) Middleware
5 25 (4.82%) CSS
6 21 (4.05%) .NET Framework
7 17 (3.28%) Web Services
8 12 (2.31%) WCF
9 11 (2.12%) HTML5
10 8 (1.54%) ASP.NET
11 7 (1.35%) CSS3
11 7 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (1.35%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (1.35%) J2EE
12 5 (0.96%) XML Schema
13 4 (0.77%) ADO
13 4 (0.77%) Servlets
13 4 (0.77%) Spring
13 4 (0.77%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.66%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.28%) Derivative
6 14 (2.70%) Equities
7 11 (2.12%) Raspberry Pi
8 9 (1.73%) SWIFT
8 9 (1.73%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.54%) NHS
10 7 (1.35%) iPad
10 7 (1.35%) User Experience
10 7 (1.35%) iPhone
10 7 (1.35%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.16%) Replication
11 6 (1.16%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.16%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.97%) Windows
2 16 (3.08%) Linux
3 11 (2.12%) UNIX
4 10 (1.93%) Android
5 8 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.39%) CentOS
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (16.57%) Project Management
2 83 (15.99%) Business Analysis
3 79 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (10.79%) Data Analysis
6 41 (7.90%) Data Modelling
7 40 (7.71%) OO
8 39 (7.51%) Migration
8 39 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 38 (7.32%) Waterfall
10 35 (6.74%) UML
11 33 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (5.39%) Workflow
13 27 (5.20%) ETL
13 27 (5.20%) Use Case
14 26 (5.01%) Data Migration
14 26 (5.01%) SOA
14 26 (5.01%) PRINCE2
15 23 (4.43%) Requirements Analysis
16 20 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (19.27%) SQL
2 31 (5.97%) C#
3 23 (4.43%) VB
4 22 (4.24%) Java
5 17 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 15 (2.89%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.50%) C++
8 11 (2.12%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.35%) Objective-C
9 7 (1.35%) C
10 6 (1.16%) COBOL
10 6 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.77%) VBScript
12 4 (0.77%) JCL
12 4 (0.77%) XPath
13 3 (0.58%) VBA
13 3 (0.58%) Perl
14 2 (0.39%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (10.02%) Degree
2 27 (5.20%) ISEB
3 13 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.96%) PMP
5 5 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.39%) CCNA
7 2 (0.39%) MCP
7 2 (0.39%) HND
7 2 (0.39%) CIMA
7 2 (0.39%) ACCA
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.19%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (0.96%) Solvency II
2 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.58%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.39%) SLA
5 2 (0.39%) HL7
5 2 (0.39%) FATCA
5 2 (0.39%) EMIR
5 2 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.39%) XenApp
3 1 (0.19%) Varnish
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.58%) Control-M
3 2 (0.39%) SCCM
3 2 (0.39%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.39%) Ansible
3 2 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (17.15%) Oracle
2 58 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.47%) IBM
3 18 (3.47%) Pega
4 15 (2.89%) PeopleSoft
5 14 (2.70%) SAP
6 13 (2.50%) Apple
7 12 (2.31%) Cisco
8 8 (1.54%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.35%) VMware
9 7 (1.35%) HP
10 6 (1.16%) Informatica
11 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.96%) Remedy
12 4 (0.77%) Siebel
12 4 (0.77%) JDA
12 4 (0.77%) EMC
12 4 (0.77%) Wonderware
13 3 (0.58%) Cognos
13 3 (0.58%) CA
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