The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 284 275 226
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -49
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 346 246 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.78% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 140 242
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
+20.71% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 7
Average hourly rate £30.50 £31.75 £21.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% +47.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £27.40 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £84.25 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Systems Analysis
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +33 168 £445 -1.22% 38
South East +38 88 £423 +19.35% 19
East of England -13 41 £425 +6.11% 6
North West -13 17 £325 - 9
West Midlands -11 12 £419 +19.64% 3
Yorkshire -29 9 £325 +8.33% 5
East Midlands -9 8 £440 - 6
South West -42 6 £425 +30.76% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £325 -
Systems Analysis
UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 166 (28.47%) Finance
2 158 (27.10%) Business Analysis
3 123 (21.10%) SQL
4 107 (18.35%) Banking
5 97 (16.64%) Oracle
6 88 (15.09%) UML
7 75 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (12.86%) Use Case
8 73 (12.52%) Project Management
9 72 (12.35%) Degree
10 70 (12.01%) Investment Banking
11 64 (10.98%) Data Analysis
12 63 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 63 (10.81%) Microsoft
13 62 (10.63%) Data Modelling
14 57 (9.78%) .NET
15 53 (9.09%) MS Excel
16 50 (8.58%) Java
16 50 (8.58%) Migration
17 49 (8.40%) Retail
18 48 (8.23%) SQL Server
19 47 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
20 46 (7.89%) CRM
20 46 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
21 45 (7.72%) JavaScript
22 43 (7.38%) HTML
23 41 (7.03%) C#
23 41 (7.03%) Windows
24 40 (6.86%) OO
25 37 (6.35%) CSS

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.57%) WebLogic
3 12 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.03%) Confluence
6 6 (1.03%) SAS
6 6 (1.03%) Apache
6 6 (1.03%) IBM Notes
6 6 (1.03%) OpenROAD
7 5 (0.86%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.51%) CMS
9 3 (0.51%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.34%) Node.js
10 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 53 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.80%) MS Visio
3 21 (3.60%) MS Office
4 14 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.20%) MS Project
6 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.69%) Loan IQ
2 4 (0.69%) Academy Housing
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.34%) Magento
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.34%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.34%) Maximo
4 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.34%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.34%) Force.com
2 2 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.57%) Intranet
2 8 (1.37%) Internet
3 7 (1.20%) FTP
4 6 (1.03%) Firewall
5 5 (0.86%) DNS
6 3 (0.51%) LDAP
7 2 (0.34%) HTTP
7 2 (0.34%) RFID
8 1 (0.17%) DHCP
8 1 (0.17%) ATM
8 1 (0.17%) GSM
8 1 (0.17%) WCDMA
8 1 (0.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (4.80%) Relational Database
4 23 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 16 (2.74%) Ingres
6 14 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.40%) DB2
6 14 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.89%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
9 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.37%) QlikView
11 7 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.20%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (1.03%) IBM InfoSphere
12 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.86%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 13 (2.23%) Subversion
2 11 (1.89%) JIRA
3 9 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.20%) Maven
4 7 (1.20%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.03%) ERwin
6 5 (0.86%) Rational Rose
6 5 (0.86%) Toad
7 4 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.51%) Xcode
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.51%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.17%) ProC
10 1 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.17%) Ant
10 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 166 (28.47%) Finance
2 107 (18.35%) Banking
3 70 (12.01%) Investment Banking
4 49 (8.40%) Retail
5 32 (5.49%) Legal
6 29 (4.97%) Back Office
7 20 (3.43%) Front Office
8 19 (3.26%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.57%) Marketing
10 10 (1.72%) Billing
11 8 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.37%) Advertising
12 7 (1.20%) Law
12 7 (1.20%) Retail Banking
13 6 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.86%) Publishing
15 4 (0.69%) Local Government
16 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.34%) Military
17 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 391 (67.07%) Analyst
2 270 (46.31%) Business Analyst
3 142 (24.36%) Systems Analyst
4 88 (15.09%) Developer
5 70 (12.01%) Business Systems Analyst
6 33 (5.66%) Architect
7 26 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
8 25 (4.29%) Data Analyst
8 25 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
9 22 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
10 19 (3.26%) Senior Business Analyst
10 19 (3.26%) Project Manager
11 18 (3.09%) Technical Business Analyst
12 17 (2.92%) Agile Business Analyst
12 17 (2.92%) Enterprise Architect
12 17 (2.92%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 16 (2.74%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
14 15 (2.57%) Lead Architect
15 14 (2.40%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 14 (2.40%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.78%) .NET
2 43 (7.38%) HTML
3 37 (6.35%) CSS
3 37 (6.35%) XML
4 25 (4.29%) Web Services
5 21 (3.60%) J2EE
6 18 (3.09%) jQuery
7 16 (2.74%) ASP.NET
7 16 (2.74%) Middleware
8 14 (2.40%) WCF
8 14 (2.40%) Spring
9 12 (2.06%) .NET Framework
10 11 (1.89%) Struts
10 11 (1.89%) XHTML
11 9 (1.54%) JSP
11 9 (1.54%) Ajax
12 8 (1.37%) Spring MVC
12 8 (1.37%) JSON
12 8 (1.37%) Hibernate
13 7 (1.20%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.83%) Credit Risk
2 31 (5.32%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (3.95%) Derivative
5 19 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.09%) Market Risk
7 15 (2.57%) Fixed Income
7 15 (2.57%) Mainframe
7 15 (2.57%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.23%) Credit Derivative
9 11 (1.89%) Open Source
10 10 (1.72%) Equities
10 10 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
11 9 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.03%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.03%) NHS
13 5 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.86%) iPad
13 5 (0.86%) FMCG
13 5 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.03%) Windows
2 31 (5.32%) Linux
3 27 (4.63%) UNIX
4 24 (4.12%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.51%) Android
10 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) MVS
11 1 (0.17%) AIX
11 1 (0.17%) HPUX
11 1 (0.17%) Solaris
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (27.10%) Business Analysis
2 88 (15.09%) UML
3 75 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (12.86%) Use Case
4 73 (12.52%) Project Management
5 64 (10.98%) Data Analysis
6 63 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 62 (10.63%) Data Modelling
8 50 (8.58%) Migration
9 47 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (7.89%) CRM
11 40 (6.86%) OO
12 34 (5.83%) Test Scripting
13 30 (5.15%) SOA
13 30 (5.15%) Data Management
14 29 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (4.97%) ITIL
15 27 (4.63%) Change Control
16 26 (4.46%) Waterfall
17 25 (4.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (21.10%) SQL
2 50 (8.58%) Java
3 45 (7.72%) JavaScript
4 41 (7.03%) C#
5 15 (2.57%) PL/SQL
6 14 (2.40%) VB
7 13 (2.23%) VBA
7 13 (2.23%) C++
8 12 (2.06%) C
9 9 (1.54%) VB6
10 8 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.20%) Python
12 6 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.03%) LotusScript
13 5 (0.86%) ABAP
13 5 (0.86%) COBOL
13 5 (0.86%) PHP
14 4 (0.69%) Ruby
14 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 72 (12.35%) Degree
2 27 (4.63%) ISEB
3 21 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.86%) SAS Certification
6 5 (0.86%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.51%) HNC
8 3 (0.51%) HND
8 3 (0.51%) CBAP
9 2 (0.34%) APMP
9 2 (0.34%) MCITP
9 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.17%) MBA
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.26%) QA
2 10 (1.72%) EMIR
3 9 (1.54%) SLA
4 8 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.86%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.51%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.34%) COBIT
10 1 (0.17%) Basel II
10 1 (0.17%) CRD IV
System Software
1 7 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.69%) XenApp
3 4 (0.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.34%) Control-M
4 1 (0.17%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 97 (16.64%) Oracle
2 63 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.43%) SAP
4 16 (2.74%) IBM
5 13 (2.23%) Siebel
6 10 (1.72%) JBoss
6 10 (1.72%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.20%) Cognos
8 6 (1.03%) Capita
8 6 (1.03%) Cisco
8 6 (1.03%) EMC
8 6 (1.03%) Lotus
9 5 (0.86%) Sybase
9 5 (0.86%) HP
9 5 (0.86%) Juniper
9 5 (0.86%) Informatica
9 5 (0.86%) VMware
10 4 (0.69%) hybris
10 4 (0.69%) Teradata
10 4 (0.69%) ICL
London
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £360 to £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £375 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £450 - £485 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
ITHR 752
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
DP Connect
Rate: £50 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 18 days ago