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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 308 254 333
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +79
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 285 337 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.99% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 181 153
Average daily rate
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£425 £435 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Average hourly rate £30.82 £26.40 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.74% -18.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £25.28 £17.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.29 £27.66 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.40 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -18.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36781 34189 37645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.40% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21204 22145
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 979 1382
Average hourly rate £23.80 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.83% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Systems Analysis
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -62 123 £450 - 35
South East -21 50 £364 -6.12% 13
East of England +6 35 £425 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire +14 24 £375 - 7
North West +12 24 £363 +7.40% 3
South West -17 15 £315 -24.77% 6
East Midlands 0 9 £306 +2.08% 1
West Midlands -24 2 £288 -28.12% 2
North East - 1 £250 - 1
Systems Analysis
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Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 184 (29.77%) Finance
2 142 (22.98%) Business Analysis
3 111 (17.96%) SQL
4 102 (16.50%) UML
5 90 (14.56%) Banking
6 79 (12.78%) Degree
6 79 (12.78%) .NET
7 75 (12.14%) Project Management
8 74 (11.97%) Migration
9 71 (11.49%) Microsoft
10 69 (11.17%) Oracle
11 68 (11.00%) Use Case
11 68 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 67 (10.84%) SQL Server
12 67 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
13 64 (10.36%) Data Analysis
14 62 (10.03%) MS Excel
15 58 (9.39%) Data Modelling
16 57 (9.22%) HTML
17 54 (8.74%) JavaScript
18 50 (8.09%) C#
18 50 (8.09%) Retail
19 49 (7.93%) CSS
20 48 (7.77%) OO
21 47 (7.61%) Java
21 47 (7.61%) Investment Banking
22 46 (7.44%) SharePoint
23 41 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
23 41 (6.63%) CRM
23 41 (6.63%) Business Intelligence

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (1.46%) IIS
4 8 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.97%) IBM Notes
6 6 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (0.97%) OpenROAD
6 6 (0.97%) Confluence
7 5 (0.81%) SAS
7 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.49%) CMS
9 3 (0.49%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.49%) Node.js
9 3 (0.49%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.32%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.32%) Documentum
10 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (10.03%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 23 (3.72%) MS Office
4 7 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.81%) MS Project
6 3 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.46%) Markit EDM
2 6 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.81%) Agresso
3 5 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.65%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.49%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.49%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.16%) RMDS
7 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.49%) SaaS
2 2 (0.32%) Force.com
3 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.40%) Intranet
2 13 (2.10%) Internet
3 11 (1.78%) Firewall
4 8 (1.29%) FTP
5 4 (0.65%) HTTP
5 4 (0.65%) DHCP
5 4 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.65%) DNS
5 4 (0.65%) SAN
5 4 (0.65%) Network Security
5 4 (0.65%) NAS
6 3 (0.49%) SMTP
6 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.49%) LDAP
7 2 (0.32%) Wireless
7 2 (0.32%) RFID
8 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.16%) LTE
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.88%) DB2
5 20 (3.24%) Ingres
6 19 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (2.43%) Data Mining
9 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.94%) QlikView
10 11 (1.78%) EDRMS
11 9 (1.46%) MS Access
12 7 (1.13%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.97%) PowerCenter
14 5 (0.81%) DataStage
14 5 (0.81%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.81%) SAP BI
14 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (1.46%) Xcode
1 9 (1.46%) Subversion
2 6 (0.97%) Rational Rose
3 5 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.65%) ERwin
5 3 (0.49%) Jasmine
5 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.49%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.49%) XPEDITER
6 2 (0.32%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.32%) Ant
7 1 (0.16%) JUnit
7 1 (0.16%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.16%) XDoclet
7 1 (0.16%) Maven
7 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 184 (29.77%) Finance
2 90 (14.56%) Banking
3 50 (8.09%) Retail
4 47 (7.61%) Investment Banking
5 32 (5.18%) Legal
6 23 (3.72%) Back Office
7 18 (2.91%) Front Office
8 13 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.29%) Billing
9 8 (1.29%) Marketing
9 8 (1.29%) Spanish Language
10 6 (0.97%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.97%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.81%) Local Government
11 5 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.65%) Advertising
12 4 (0.65%) Publishing
12 4 (0.65%) Military
12 4 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 448 (72.49%) Analyst
2 315 (50.97%) Business Analyst
3 172 (27.83%) Systems Analyst
4 96 (15.53%) Developer
5 90 (14.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 40 (6.47%) Technical Analyst
7 26 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
8 25 (4.05%) Architect
8 25 (4.05%) Technical Business Analyst
9 23 (3.72%) Agile Business Analyst
10 21 (3.40%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 21 (3.40%) IT Business Analyst
10 21 (3.40%) Data Analyst
10 21 (3.40%) Senior Business Analyst
11 19 (3.07%) Credit Risk Analyst
12 18 (2.91%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
13 17 (2.75%) Risk Analyst
13 17 (2.75%) Credit Analyst
13 17 (2.75%) Project Manager
14 16 (2.59%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (12.78%) .NET
2 57 (9.22%) HTML
3 49 (7.93%) CSS
4 41 (6.63%) XML
5 21 (3.40%) ASP.NET
6 17 (2.75%) HTML5
7 15 (2.43%) .NET Framework
8 14 (2.27%) JSP
8 14 (2.27%) Middleware
9 13 (2.10%) WCF
10 12 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (1.94%) CSS3
11 11 (1.78%) XHTML
12 10 (1.62%) Ajax
12 10 (1.62%) Web Services
12 10 (1.62%) J2EE
12 10 (1.62%) jQuery
13 9 (1.46%) EJB
14 8 (1.29%) MSMQ
15 6 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.31%) Management Information System
2 26 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.05%) Credit Risk
4 23 (3.72%) Derivative
4 23 (3.72%) Mainframe
5 21 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (1.78%) Credit Derivative
6 11 (1.78%) Fixed Income
6 11 (1.78%) iPhone
6 11 (1.78%) iPad
7 10 (1.62%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.29%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (1.29%) Reference Data
9 8 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (1.13%) PMI
11 6 (0.97%) FMCG
11 6 (0.97%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.81%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.15%) Windows
2 25 (4.05%) UNIX
2 25 (4.05%) Windows 7
3 20 (3.24%) Linux
4 17 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.78%) Windows XP
5 11 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.78%) Android
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.32%) Solaris
7 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) AIX
8 1 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (22.98%) Business Analysis
2 102 (16.50%) UML
3 75 (12.14%) Project Management
4 74 (11.97%) Migration
5 68 (11.00%) Use Case
5 68 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 67 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (10.36%) Data Analysis
8 58 (9.39%) Data Modelling
9 48 (7.77%) OO
10 41 (6.63%) CRM
10 41 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (5.99%) Test Scripting
13 33 (5.34%) Scrum
14 30 (4.85%) Document Management
14 30 (4.85%) Data Management
14 30 (4.85%) ITIL
14 30 (4.85%) ETL
15 28 (4.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 111 (17.96%) SQL
2 54 (8.74%) JavaScript
3 50 (8.09%) C#
4 47 (7.61%) Java
5 17 (2.75%) VBA
6 16 (2.59%) VB
7 14 (2.27%) COBOL
8 13 (2.10%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.94%) VB6
10 11 (1.78%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.78%) Objective-C
10 11 (1.78%) C++
11 9 (1.46%) JCL
12 8 (1.29%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.13%) PHP
14 6 (0.97%) C
14 6 (0.97%) ABAP
15 5 (0.81%) LotusScript
15 5 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (12.78%) Degree
2 29 (4.69%) ISEB
3 13 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.13%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.49%) CBAP
8 3 (0.49%) APMP
9 2 (0.32%) HND
9 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) CCNP
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.16%) MBA
10 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.16%) MCTS
10 1 (0.16%) MCITP
10 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.02%) QA
2 9 (1.46%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.81%) SLA
5 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.49%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.32%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.49%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (1.29%) Control-M
2 4 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.49%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 71 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 69 (11.17%) Oracle
3 33 (5.34%) SAP
4 16 (2.59%) IBM
5 10 (1.62%) Siebel
6 8 (1.29%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.13%) Lotus
7 7 (1.13%) Capita
8 6 (0.97%) Ab Initio
9 5 (0.81%) VMware
9 5 (0.81%) Informatica
9 5 (0.81%) Cognos
10 4 (0.65%) NetApp
10 4 (0.65%) Remedy
10 4 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.65%) ICL
11 3 (0.49%) Orchard
11 3 (0.49%) Google
11 3 (0.49%) hybris
11 3 (0.49%) Vertica
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