The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 278 235 270
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 365 386 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.80% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.86% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 245 187
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£375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 22
Average hourly rate £31.49 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.97% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.62 £13.90 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £30.85 £45.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+38.61% +53.03%
Systems Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47035 44981 50202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.69% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29019 27254 28786
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1968 2554
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 19 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 156 £425 +1.07% 39
South East -45 54 £350 - 29
East of England -4 49 £425 +21.42% 10
North West +27 45 £338 - 5
Yorkshire +23 25 £371 +41.42% 6
South West -24 15 £325 +15.04% 5
West Midlands -12 14 £320 -1.53% 12
East Midlands -6 5 £270 -40.98% 3
North East -22 1 £250 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 236 (31.05%) Finance
2 175 (23.03%) SQL
3 164 (21.58%) Systems Analysis
4 125 (16.45%) Business Analysis
5 93 (12.24%) Oracle
6 92 (12.11%) UML
7 88 (11.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 83 (10.92%) Data Analysis
9 81 (10.66%) Banking
10 79 (10.39%) Project Management
11 74 (9.74%) Microsoft
12 73 (9.61%) SQL Server
13 69 (9.08%) ITIL
14 68 (8.95%) MS Excel
15 67 (8.82%) Use Case
16 66 (8.68%) Management Information System
17 57 (7.50%) Degree
18 53 (6.97%) Test Scripting
19 50 (6.58%) Windows
20 49 (6.45%) MS Visio
21 48 (6.32%) CRM
22 46 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
22 46 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
22 46 (6.05%) Migration
23 44 (5.79%) Data Modelling
23 44 (5.79%) MS Office
23 44 (5.79%) SAP
23 44 (5.79%) QA
23 44 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
24 42 (5.53%) Waterfall

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 31 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.71%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (1.32%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.79%) SAS
8 5 (0.66%) Confluence
8 5 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.53%) Apache
10 3 (0.39%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.26%) CMS
11 2 (0.26%) CICS
12 1 (0.13%) Documentum
12 1 (0.13%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.13%) IIS
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 68 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 44 (5.79%) MS Office
4 22 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.66%) MS Project
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Mingle
7 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (2.11%) Agresso
2 13 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (0.92%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.92%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.79%) Cognos Controller
6 5 (0.66%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.53%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.39%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (0.39%) Maximo
8 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.26%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.92%) SaaS
2 4 (0.53%) Office 365
2 4 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.24%) Internet
2 16 (2.11%) DNS
3 15 (1.97%) SAN
4 12 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.45%) DHCP
5 11 (1.45%) Intranet
5 11 (1.45%) Wireless
6 10 (1.32%) HTTP
7 7 (0.92%) DSL
8 6 (0.79%) WAN
8 6 (0.79%) Firewall
9 4 (0.53%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.39%) LDAP
10 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.39%) HSRP
10 3 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.26%) VLAN
11 2 (0.26%) RFID
11 2 (0.26%) VPN
11 2 (0.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (9.61%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (2.50%) DB2
5 15 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.97%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.84%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.84%) EDRMS
7 13 (1.71%) MS Access
8 12 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.18%) Data Mart
11 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (0.79%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.66%) MySQL
13 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.66%) WebFOCUS
13 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (0.79%) JIRA
2 4 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.26%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.13%) XPEDITER
5 1 (0.13%) MagicDraw
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 236 (31.05%) Finance
2 81 (10.66%) Banking
3 40 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 32 (4.21%) Retail
5 17 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.97%) Billing
7 14 (1.84%) Legal
7 14 (1.84%) Advertising
7 14 (1.84%) Marketing
8 13 (1.71%) General Ledger
9 9 (1.18%) Front Office
10 8 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.05%) Publishing
11 7 (0.92%) Back Office
12 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.39%) Automotive
13 3 (0.39%) Local Government
14 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.61%) .NET
2 29 (3.82%) XML
3 18 (2.37%) Middleware
4 15 (1.97%) HTML
5 10 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (1.18%) J2EE
7 8 (1.05%) CSS
8 7 (0.92%) FpML
8 7 (0.92%) Web Services
9 6 (0.79%) JRules
9 6 (0.79%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.79%) Drools
10 4 (0.53%) HTML5
10 4 (0.53%) SOAP
10 4 (0.53%) XSD
11 3 (0.39%) Flash
11 3 (0.39%) EDI
11 3 (0.39%) XML Schema
11 3 (0.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.68%) Management Information System
2 25 (3.29%) Mainframe
3 19 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.97%) Derivative
5 14 (1.84%) Credit Risk
6 9 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (1.18%) Reference Data
7 7 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 7 (0.92%) CMDB
8 6 (0.79%) Smart Meter
8 6 (0.79%) AS400
9 5 (0.66%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.66%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.53%) EPoS
10 4 (0.53%) NHS
10 4 (0.53%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.53%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.53%) FMCG
11 2 (0.26%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.58%) Windows
2 27 (3.55%) UNIX
3 20 (2.63%) Linux
4 19 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 15 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.71%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.39%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.13%) VMS
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (21.58%) Systems Analysis
2 125 (16.45%) Business Analysis
3 92 (12.11%) UML
4 88 (11.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 83 (10.92%) Data Analysis
6 79 (10.39%) Project Management
7 69 (9.08%) ITIL
8 67 (8.82%) Use Case
9 53 (6.97%) Test Scripting
10 48 (6.32%) CRM
11 46 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
11 46 (6.05%) Migration
12 44 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (5.79%) Data Modelling
13 42 (5.53%) Waterfall
14 39 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (5.00%) Scrum
16 37 (4.87%) Data Management
17 34 (4.47%) Validation
17 34 (4.47%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 175 (23.03%) SQL
2 35 (4.61%) Java
3 19 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 16 (2.11%) T-SQL
5 15 (1.97%) C#
6 13 (1.71%) COBOL
7 12 (1.58%) VBA
8 10 (1.32%) C
8 10 (1.32%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.92%) VB
9 7 (0.92%) JCL
10 6 (0.79%) Scala
10 6 (0.79%) Perl
11 5 (0.66%) PHP
11 5 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.53%) ABAP
13 3 (0.39%) C++
13 3 (0.39%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.26%) VBScript
15 1 (0.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 57 (7.50%) Degree
2 24 (3.16%) ISEB
3 23 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.45%) MCITP
7 7 (0.92%) CBAP
8 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.39%) CCA
9 3 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.26%) Siebel Certification
10 2 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) MCDST
11 1 (0.13%) ACCA
11 1 (0.13%) CISM
11 1 (0.13%) CIMA
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.79%) QA
2 9 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.92%) SLA
3 7 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.39%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.26%) EMIR
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) MiFID
6 1 (0.13%) Basel III
6 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 13 (1.71%) Active Directory
1 13 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 11 (1.45%) XenApp
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.58%) Backup Exec
2 10 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.53%) Control-M
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.13%) Nagios
5 1 (0.13%) Puppet
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.13%) logstash
5 1 (0.13%) Kibana
5 1 (0.13%) WMI
5 1 (0.13%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.13%) SCCM
5 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 93 (12.24%) Oracle
2 74 (9.74%) Microsoft
3 44 (5.79%) SAP
4 24 (3.16%) IBM
5 19 (2.50%) HP
6 18 (2.37%) Northgate
7 16 (2.11%) Cognos
7 16 (2.11%) Business Objects
8 15 (1.97%) VMware
9 14 (1.84%) Citrix
10 13 (1.71%) Hyperion
10 13 (1.71%) EMC
11 12 (1.58%) Sun
12 11 (1.45%) Symantec
12 11 (1.45%) Remedy
12 11 (1.45%) Juniper
12 11 (1.45%) Apple
12 11 (1.45%) Meru Networks
13 9 (1.18%) ComArch
13 9 (1.18%) Red Hat
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