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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 273 260 251
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 360 362 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.81% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 234 161
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£375 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £23.40 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £72.50 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +40.62%
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
46038 44890 39234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.43% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28471 27469 23064
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 1820 1898 2085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 March 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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -21 131 £375 -6.94% 23
South East +23 130 £400 +6.66% 20
Yorkshire -1 22 £325 -13.33% 15
East Midlands +3 21 £375 +20.00% 10
East of England -8 21 £295 -21.33% 11
North West -28 13 £300 -15.78% 14
South West -13 8 £363 +3.57% 11
West Midlands -15 8 £325 -7.14% 6
North East +5 2 £386 +37.33% 4
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 215 (32.53%) Finance
2 156 (23.60%) SQL
3 114 (17.25%) Systems Analysis
4 101 (15.28%) Oracle
5 93 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
6 92 (13.92%) Microsoft
7 83 (12.56%) Banking
7 83 (12.56%) Business Analysis
8 68 (10.29%) Windows
9 64 (9.68%) Migration
10 61 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (8.77%) ITIL
12 56 (8.47%) Project Management
12 56 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 55 (8.32%) MS Excel
13 55 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
14 51 (7.72%) SQL Server
15 50 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 48 (7.26%) .NET
17 47 (7.11%) XML
18 45 (6.81%) Data Modelling
19 43 (6.51%) Management Information System
20 42 (6.35%) ETL
21 41 (6.20%) HTML
22 40 (6.05%) Retail
23 39 (5.90%) Degree
24 38 (5.75%) UML
24 38 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
25 37 (5.60%) Data Analysis
26 31 (4.69%) Data Migration

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 28 (4.24%) CMS
2 18 (2.72%) IIS
3 14 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.51%) SAS
4 10 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.45%) Confluence
8 2 (0.30%) Apache
9 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.15%) JBoss
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.15%) Documentum
9 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 55 (8.32%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.78%) MS Office
3 18 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.57%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.76%) MS Project
5 5 (0.76%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.66%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (1.06%) Agresso
4 5 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.61%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.45%) RMDS
6 3 (0.45%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.30%) BPCS
7 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.30%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.30%) Maximo
7 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.15%) Bond Adapt
8 1 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.45%) Taleo
2 3 (0.45%) SaaS
2 3 (0.45%) Office 365
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.27%) Firewall
2 12 (1.82%) Intranet
3 10 (1.51%) VPN
4 9 (1.36%) DNS
4 9 (1.36%) WAN
4 9 (1.36%) DHCP
4 9 (1.36%) Network Security
5 8 (1.21%) VoIP
6 6 (0.91%) LAN
7 5 (0.76%) SAN
8 4 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.61%) Internet
8 4 (0.61%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.45%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.30%) VLAN
10 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.30%) Broadband
10 2 (0.30%) LDAP
11 1 (0.15%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.57%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (1.36%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.36%) OLAP
8 8 (1.21%) Oracle OLAP
8 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 6 (0.91%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.91%) Star Schema
9 6 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.91%) MS Access
9 6 (0.91%) Essbase
10 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.76%) MySQL
10 5 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (1.51%) JIRA
2 6 (0.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.76%) Subversion
3 5 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.61%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.30%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.15%) Ant
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.15%) Selenium
6 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.15%) Hudson
6 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
General
1 215 (32.53%) Finance
2 83 (12.56%) Banking
3 40 (6.05%) Retail
4 27 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.87%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.57%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.57%) Back Office
7 16 (2.42%) Automotive
8 14 (2.12%) Advertising
9 13 (1.97%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.51%) Marketing
11 9 (1.36%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.36%) Publishing
12 6 (0.91%) Front Office
12 6 (0.91%) Local Government
13 5 (0.76%) Electronics
13 5 (0.76%) Billing
14 4 (0.61%) Legal
15 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.30%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.26%) .NET
2 47 (7.11%) XML
3 41 (6.20%) HTML
4 17 (2.57%) AngularJS
4 17 (2.57%) Middleware
5 15 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (2.27%) HTML5
6 13 (1.97%) CSS
7 12 (1.82%) SOAP
8 6 (0.91%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.91%) WCF
9 5 (0.76%) COM
9 5 (0.76%) Web Services
9 5 (0.76%) XSL
10 4 (0.61%) XSD
10 4 (0.61%) jQuery
11 3 (0.45%) JSTL
11 3 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.45%) Ajax
11 3 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.51%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.87%) SWIFT
4 18 (2.72%) Data Structures
5 15 (2.27%) Derivative
6 14 (2.12%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.12%) Credit Risk
6 14 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (1.82%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.51%) iSeries
9 9 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.21%) NHS
11 7 (1.06%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.76%) User Experience
12 5 (0.76%) DTV
13 4 (0.61%) PACS
13 4 (0.61%) Reference Data
13 4 (0.61%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.29%) Windows
2 28 (4.24%) UNIX
3 24 (3.63%) Linux
4 20 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.91%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.76%) AIX
9 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) Android
11 1 (0.15%) Solaris
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (17.25%) Systems Analysis
2 83 (12.56%) Business Analysis
3 64 (9.68%) Migration
4 61 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (8.77%) ITIL
6 56 (8.47%) Project Management
6 56 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 45 (6.81%) Data Modelling
10 42 (6.35%) ETL
11 38 (5.75%) UML
12 37 (5.60%) Data Analysis
13 31 (4.69%) Data Migration
14 29 (4.39%) System Testing
14 29 (4.39%) Use Case
14 29 (4.39%) PRINCE2
15 27 (4.08%) Test Scripting
16 26 (3.93%) Waterfall
16 26 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 156 (23.60%) SQL
2 25 (3.78%) PL/SQL
3 24 (3.63%) C#
4 14 (2.12%) VB
4 14 (2.12%) VBA
4 14 (2.12%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 11 (1.66%) Java
7 9 (1.36%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.21%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.06%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.06%) Korn
10 6 (0.91%) PHP
11 3 (0.45%) Python
11 3 (0.45%) Perl
12 2 (0.30%) RPG
12 2 (0.30%) C
12 2 (0.30%) C++
12 2 (0.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (5.90%) Degree
2 16 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.82%) ISEB
4 11 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.21%) CCNA
5 8 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.91%) CIMA
6 6 (0.91%) ACCA
7 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.45%) CCNP
9 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.15%) CISA
10 1 (0.15%) CISM
10 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.15%) CISSP
10 1 (0.15%) MCSD
10 1 (0.15%) HND
10 1 (0.15%) MCSE
10 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.72%) QA
2 14 (2.12%) SLA
2 14 (2.12%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.61%) EMIR
3 4 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.30%) MiFID
5 2 (0.30%) HL7
5 2 (0.30%) DICOM
6 1 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) GxP
6 1 (0.15%) FINREP
6 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) FATCA
System Software
1 16 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.91%) VMware ESX
2 6 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.76%) Icinga
2 5 (0.76%) Nagios
3 3 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.15%) SCOM
4 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.15%) OpenView
4 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (15.28%) Oracle
2 92 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 30 (4.54%) SAP
4 16 (2.42%) VMware
5 12 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 11 (1.66%) Cisco
7 10 (1.51%) Sitecore
7 10 (1.51%) Bloomberg
8 9 (1.36%) HP
8 9 (1.36%) Cognos
8 9 (1.36%) Hyperion
8 9 (1.36%) Citrix
9 8 (1.21%) IBM
10 6 (0.91%) CODA
11 5 (0.76%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.76%) Sybase
11 5 (0.76%) Remedy
11 5 (0.76%) Northgate
11 5 (0.76%) Maconomy
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
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Rate: £330 - £370 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Sussex
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Rate: £275 - £350 Per Day DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
SGF Global
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
SGF Global
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
County Durham
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago