The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Job Titles advertised 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
System Analyst
Rank 250 245 272
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 378 351 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.81% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 235 181
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £281 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 16
Average hourly rate £31.00 £22.25 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.32% +25.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.62 £13.88 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £31.71 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+37.25% +75.86%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Systems Analyst
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 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 -19 147 £424 +0.83% 33
South East -24 68 £350 - 18
East of England -1 51 £420 +20.00% 8
North West +33 47 £338 -3.57% 7
Yorkshire +25 28 £375 +42.85% 7
South West -13 17 £325 +15.04% 9
West Midlands -20 13 £320 -1.53% 5
East Midlands -2 5 £270 -40.98% 7
North East -17 1 £250 -16.66% 1
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 233 (29.35%) Finance
2 180 (22.67%) SQL
3 172 (21.66%) Systems Analysis
4 132 (16.62%) Business Analysis
5 102 (12.85%) Oracle
6 100 (12.59%) UML
7 89 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 87 (10.96%) Data Analysis
9 81 (10.20%) Banking
9 81 (10.20%) Project Management
10 78 (9.82%) Management Information System
11 77 (9.70%) ITIL
11 77 (9.70%) SQL Server
12 75 (9.45%) Microsoft
13 73 (9.19%) Use Case
14 65 (8.19%) MS Excel
15 61 (7.68%) Degree
16 57 (7.18%) Windows
16 57 (7.18%) Test Scripting
17 51 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (6.42%) Migration
18 50 (6.30%) CRM
18 50 (6.30%) MS Visio
19 48 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
20 47 (5.92%) SAP
21 43 (5.42%) Data Modelling
21 43 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
22 42 (5.29%) MS Office
22 42 (5.29%) .NET
22 42 (5.29%) Waterfall

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.76%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (1.26%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.88%) Confluence
8 5 (0.63%) SAS
8 5 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.50%) Apache
10 3 (0.38%) CICS
10 3 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.25%) CMS
11 2 (0.25%) IIS
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.13%) Documentum
Applications
1 65 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.30%) MS Visio
3 42 (5.29%) MS Office
4 21 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.63%) MS Project
6 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Mingle
7 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.64%) Agresso
3 9 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.01%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (1.01%) SAP FI
4 8 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.76%) Cognos Controller
6 5 (0.63%) ResourceLink
6 5 (0.63%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.38%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.38%) Maximo
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.88%) SaaS
2 5 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.38%) Office 365
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.27%) Internet
2 16 (2.02%) DNS
2 16 (2.02%) SAN
3 13 (1.64%) Intranet
4 12 (1.51%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.39%) DHCP
5 11 (1.39%) Wireless
6 10 (1.26%) HTTP
7 6 (0.76%) DSL
7 6 (0.76%) WAN
7 6 (0.76%) Firewall
8 4 (0.50%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.50%) LDAP
9 3 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.38%) MPLS
9 3 (0.38%) HSRP
9 3 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.25%) VLAN
10 2 (0.25%) RFID
10 2 (0.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.52%) DB2
5 17 (2.14%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.02%) EDRMS
6 16 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (1.64%) MS Access
8 12 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.26%) Data Mart
11 6 (0.76%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (0.76%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.63%) MySQL
12 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (0.88%) JIRA
2 5 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 4 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.38%) RequisitePro
4 3 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.13%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.13%) Toad
6 1 (0.13%) XPEDITER
6 1 (0.13%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 233 (29.35%) Finance
2 81 (10.20%) Banking
3 38 (4.79%) Investment Banking
4 37 (4.66%) Retail
5 18 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.02%) Marketing
8 14 (1.76%) Advertising
9 13 (1.64%) Legal
9 13 (1.64%) General Ledger
10 12 (1.51%) Billing
11 11 (1.39%) Front Office
12 8 (1.01%) Back Office
12 8 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.76%) Publishing
14 4 (0.50%) Military
14 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.50%) Electronics
15 3 (0.38%) Local Government
15 3 (0.38%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.29%) .NET
2 28 (3.53%) XML
3 18 (2.27%) Middleware
4 17 (2.14%) HTML
5 13 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.39%) J2EE
7 10 (1.26%) CSS
7 10 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (1.01%) Web Services
9 6 (0.76%) FpML
9 6 (0.76%) JRules
9 6 (0.76%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.76%) Drools
10 5 (0.63%) HTML5
10 5 (0.63%) MDX
11 4 (0.50%) jQuery
11 4 (0.50%) SOAP
11 4 (0.50%) XSD
12 3 (0.38%) Flash
12 3 (0.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.82%) Management Information System
2 28 (3.53%) Mainframe
3 20 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.02%) Derivative
5 14 (1.76%) Credit Risk
6 10 (1.26%) Reference Data
6 10 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (0.88%) AS400
7 7 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 7 (0.88%) CMDB
8 6 (0.76%) EPoS
8 6 (0.76%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.63%) FMCG
9 5 (0.63%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.50%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.50%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.50%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.50%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.18%) Windows
2 30 (3.78%) UNIX
3 20 (2.52%) Windows 7
4 19 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (2.39%) Linux
5 15 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.64%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.50%) Solaris
9 3 (0.38%) AIX
9 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.13%) VMS
10 1 (0.13%) MVS
10 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (21.66%) Systems Analysis
2 132 (16.62%) Business Analysis
3 100 (12.59%) UML
4 89 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 87 (10.96%) Data Analysis
6 81 (10.20%) Project Management
7 77 (9.70%) ITIL
8 73 (9.19%) Use Case
9 57 (7.18%) Test Scripting
10 51 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (6.42%) Migration
11 50 (6.30%) CRM
12 43 (5.42%) Data Modelling
12 43 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (5.29%) Waterfall
14 41 (5.16%) Data Management
14 41 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (5.04%) Scrum
16 39 (4.91%) System Testing
17 37 (4.66%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 180 (22.67%) SQL
2 38 (4.79%) Java
3 22 (2.77%) PL/SQL
4 17 (2.14%) C#
5 16 (2.02%) VBA
6 15 (1.89%) COBOL
7 14 (1.76%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.39%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.26%) C
10 9 (1.13%) VB
11 8 (1.01%) JCL
12 7 (0.88%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.76%) Perl
13 6 (0.76%) PHP
13 6 (0.76%) Scala
14 4 (0.50%) ABAP
15 3 (0.38%) C++
15 3 (0.38%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.25%) VBScript
17 1 (0.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 61 (7.68%) Degree
2 26 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.52%) ISEB
4 17 (2.14%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.39%) MCITP
7 7 (0.88%) CBAP
8 4 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.38%) CCA
9 3 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.25%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) ACCA
11 1 (0.13%) CISM
11 1 (0.13%) CIMA
11 1 (0.13%) MCDST
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.04%) QA
2 9 (1.13%) SLA
2 9 (1.13%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.88%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.13%) COREP
5 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.13%) UCITS
5 1 (0.13%) Basel II
5 1 (0.13%) HL7
5 1 (0.13%) EMIR
5 1 (0.13%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.64%) XenApp
4 12 (1.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.51%) Backup Exec
2 11 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.50%) Control-M
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.13%) WMI
5 1 (0.13%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.13%) SCCM
5 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 102 (12.85%) Oracle
2 75 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 47 (5.92%) SAP
4 26 (3.27%) IBM
5 22 (2.77%) Northgate
6 21 (2.64%) Business Objects
6 21 (2.64%) HP
7 17 (2.14%) Cognos
7 17 (2.14%) VMware
8 15 (1.89%) Citrix
9 13 (1.64%) EMC
9 13 (1.64%) Hyperion
10 11 (1.39%) Symantec
10 11 (1.39%) Remedy
10 11 (1.39%) Juniper
10 11 (1.39%) Apple
10 11 (1.39%) Meru Networks
11 10 (1.26%) Sun
12 9 (1.13%) ComArch
13 8 (1.01%) Teradata
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £44000 - £47000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Knowle, Sidmouth, Devon, South West
East Devon Disctrict Council
Rate: £23,188-£25,727 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Rate: From £29,529 to £32,073 per annum (Grade G)
Posted: 10 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £180.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £18.00 - £22.41 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
Hove, Brighton, East Sussex
Brighton & Hove City Council
Rate: £24,892 - £28,922
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago