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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 272 237 232
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 363 409 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.85% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.92% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 267 250
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£370 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 6
Average hourly rate £19.45 £31.49 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +90.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.98 £29.28 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £55.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.45 £32.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-39.21% +128.57%
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
45952 44401 42082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.73% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29584 27581 25036
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1743 1814 2016
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £37.80 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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 -39 115 £425 - 35
South East 0 96 £350 - 14
East of England -1 60 £350 -17.64% 5
North West -41 26 £325 -3.70% 10
South West -11 20 £273 -22.14% 7
Yorkshire -32 18 £350 -5.72% 7
West Midlands +5 16 £425 +32.81% 7
East Midlands -2 10 £313 +15.74% 7
North East -18 5 £325 +44.44% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 235 (31.42%) Finance
2 159 (21.26%) SQL
3 130 (17.38%) Systems Analysis
4 123 (16.44%) Microsoft
5 96 (12.83%) Business Analysis
6 92 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
7 85 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (11.23%) Oracle
9 72 (9.63%) Banking
10 71 (9.49%) Windows
11 70 (9.36%) Migration
12 69 (9.22%) MS Excel
13 65 (8.69%) SDLC
14 57 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
15 56 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
16 54 (7.22%) SQL Server
17 52 (6.95%) ITIL
17 52 (6.95%) Data Modelling
18 47 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
19 44 (5.88%) Test Scripting
20 43 (5.75%) Telecoms
21 42 (5.61%) Project Management
21 42 (5.61%) CRM
21 42 (5.61%) .NET
22 40 (5.35%) Retail
22 40 (5.35%) Data Analysis
23 39 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
24 38 (5.08%) Use Case
25 37 (4.95%) ERP
25 37 (4.95%) Management Information System

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 22 (2.94%) IIS
2 19 (2.54%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.87%) CMS
5 12 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.20%) SAS
7 9 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.40%) Confluence
9 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) Documentum
10 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 69 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.28%) MS Office
3 18 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.80%) MS Project
4 6 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.07%) CODA-Financials
3 6 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.80%) SunGard AvantGard
4 5 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.67%) Agresso
5 4 (0.53%) BPCS
5 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.40%) OPENHousing
6 3 (0.40%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.27%) Aareon QL
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.27%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.27%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.27%) HFM
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.27%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.80%) SaaS
4 4 (0.53%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.53%) Office 365
5 1 (0.13%) Taleo
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.27%) Intranet
2 16 (2.14%) Internet
3 11 (1.47%) DNS
4 10 (1.34%) DHCP
5 8 (1.07%) VoIP
5 8 (1.07%) Firewall
6 7 (0.94%) SAN
7 6 (0.80%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.80%) VPN
8 5 (0.67%) LAN
8 5 (0.67%) Wireless
9 4 (0.53%) VLAN
9 4 (0.53%) WLAN
9 4 (0.53%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.40%) Network Security
10 3 (0.40%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.27%) SSH
11 2 (0.27%) FTP
11 2 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.01%) MS Access
6 14 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.20%) QlikView
10 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.07%) Essbase
10 8 (1.07%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.94%) Star Schema
12 6 (0.80%) DB2
13 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (1.20%) JIRA
2 7 (0.94%) Subversion
3 6 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.53%) Toad
6 3 (0.40%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.40%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.40%) PeopleTools
7 2 (0.27%) Selenium
7 2 (0.27%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.27%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.13%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.13%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.13%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 235 (31.42%) Finance
2 72 (9.63%) Banking
3 43 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.35%) Retail
5 26 (3.48%) Billing
6 20 (2.67%) Automotive
7 13 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.60%) Advertising
8 12 (1.60%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.47%) Marketing
10 7 (0.94%) Legal
11 6 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.80%) Front Office
12 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.67%) Military
12 5 (0.67%) Publishing
12 5 (0.67%) Local Government
13 4 (0.53%) Law
13 4 (0.53%) Electronics
14 3 (0.40%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.61%) .NET
2 32 (4.28%) XML
3 30 (4.01%) HTML
4 12 (1.60%) AngularJS
5 11 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (1.34%) HTML5
7 9 (1.20%) Middleware
8 8 (1.07%) Web Services
9 6 (0.80%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.80%) CSS
10 5 (0.67%) COM
10 5 (0.67%) Gherkin
11 4 (0.53%) RESTful
11 4 (0.53%) Java EE 5
11 4 (0.53%) J2EE
12 3 (0.40%) JSP
12 3 (0.40%) Servlets
12 3 (0.40%) SOAP
12 3 (0.40%) XSD
12 3 (0.40%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 92 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.81%) Data Structures
4 15 (2.01%) Derivative
5 13 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.74%) NHS
6 9 (1.20%) Credit Risk
6 9 (1.20%) User Experience
6 9 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.07%) SWIFT
7 8 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.07%) Mainframe
8 7 (0.94%) iSeries
9 6 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.80%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.67%) Credit Derivative
10 5 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.53%) Market Risk
11 4 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 71 (9.49%) Windows
2 22 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (2.41%) UNIX
4 14 (1.87%) Linux
4 14 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.53%) Android
8 4 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.27%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) VME
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (17.38%) Systems Analysis
2 96 (12.83%) Business Analysis
3 85 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (9.36%) Migration
5 65 (8.69%) SDLC
6 57 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 56 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
8 52 (6.95%) Data Modelling
8 52 (6.95%) ITIL
9 44 (5.88%) Test Scripting
10 42 (5.61%) CRM
10 42 (5.61%) Project Management
11 40 (5.35%) Data Analysis
12 39 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 38 (5.08%) Use Case
14 37 (4.95%) ERP
15 33 (4.41%) Change Management
15 33 (4.41%) System Testing
16 31 (4.14%) UML
17 30 (4.01%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 159 (21.26%) SQL
2 23 (3.07%) C#
3 21 (2.81%) VBA
4 19 (2.54%) PowerShell
5 17 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 13 (1.74%) Java
7 12 (1.60%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.47%) LINC
9 10 (1.34%) VB
10 8 (1.07%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.67%) PHP
12 4 (0.53%) RPG
12 4 (0.53%) VBScript
12 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.40%) Prolog
13 3 (0.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (0.27%) Python
14 2 (0.27%) Perl
14 2 (0.27%) C++
14 2 (0.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (3.61%) Degree
2 22 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.01%) ISEB
5 12 (1.60%) CIMA
6 8 (1.07%) ACCA
7 7 (0.94%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.67%) HND
9 4 (0.53%) CIPFA
9 4 (0.53%) CCAB
9 4 (0.53%) AAT
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.40%) CCNP
10 3 (0.40%) CCNA
11 2 (0.27%) MCSE
11 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.13%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.48%) QA
2 12 (1.60%) SLA
3 8 (1.07%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) EMIR
6 2 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.27%) GAAP
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) GxP
7 1 (0.13%) FATCA
System Software
1 25 (3.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.80%) vSphere
4 5 (0.67%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.40%) XenApp
5 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.13%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.67%) Icinga
2 5 (0.67%) SCCM
2 5 (0.67%) Nagios
3 2 (0.27%) OpenView
3 2 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.13%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.13%) SCOM
4 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 123 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 84 (11.23%) Oracle
3 25 (3.34%) VMware
4 23 (3.07%) SAP
5 22 (2.94%) Cognos
6 18 (2.41%) CODA
7 15 (2.01%) HP
7 15 (2.01%) PeopleSoft
7 15 (2.01%) Citrix
8 12 (1.60%) Unisys
8 12 (1.60%) Hyperion
9 11 (1.47%) Cisco
10 10 (1.34%) Sitecore
11 9 (1.20%) Business Objects
12 8 (1.07%) Capita
13 7 (0.94%) Northgate
13 7 (0.94%) IBM
13 7 (0.94%) JD Edwards
14 6 (0.80%) SunGard
15 5 (0.67%) Thunderhead
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ascent People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day £300 - 400+ dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Rate: From £250 to £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago