The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 335 299 327
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 311 391 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.74% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.78% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 276 202
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 19
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £29.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -20.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £19.47 £19.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.96 £32.75 £47.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £23.47 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+53.70% -32.95%
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
46531 50148 48901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 95.05% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30704 32612 30298
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1914 1994
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -22 119 £450 +5.88% 16
South East -28 56 £433 +15.33% 14
Yorkshire +29 39 £485 +49.23% 1
North West +19 29 £394 +16.66% 7
South West +30 24 £330 +10.00% 10
East of England -12 14 £375 -1.96% 6
West Midlands -26 14 £325 -23.52% 7
East Midlands -19 12 £350 - 6
Midlands -7 1 £300 -6.25%
North East -35 1 £275 -8.33%
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 178 (32.42%) Finance
2 142 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (25.50%) SQL
4 101 (18.40%) Systems Analysis
5 77 (14.03%) Business Analysis
6 69 (12.57%) SDLC
7 66 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 62 (11.29%) Waterfall
9 60 (10.93%) Oracle
10 59 (10.75%) UML
11 55 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
12 52 (9.47%) Banking
13 51 (9.29%) Data Modelling
14 50 (9.11%) Microsoft
15 49 (8.93%) Migration
16 46 (8.38%) Data Protection
17 43 (7.83%) Data Analysis
18 41 (7.47%) Retail
18 41 (7.47%) User Acceptance Testing
19 40 (7.29%) Security Cleared
20 37 (6.74%) Java
21 36 (6.56%) ITIL
22 35 (6.38%) MS Visio
22 35 (6.38%) Business Process Mapping
23 34 (6.19%) Degree
24 33 (6.01%) SQL Server
25 32 (5.83%) Project Management
26 31 (5.65%) BPMN
27 29 (5.28%) MS Excel
28 28 (5.10%) User Stories

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.00%) CMS
3 7 (1.28%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.73%) SAS
7 3 (0.55%) CICS
7 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.55%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.55%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.36%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.36%) Confluence
8 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) IIS
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 35 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 29 (5.28%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.64%) MS Office
4 8 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.73%) Mingle
7 3 (0.55%) MS Project
7 3 (0.55%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.28%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (0.91%) Northgate Housing
2 5 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.55%) Aareon QL
4 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.55%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (0.55%) Orchard Housing
4 3 (0.55%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.36%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.36%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.55%) SaaS
2 6 (1.09%) Office 365
3 3 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.00%) Internet
2 8 (1.46%) WAN
3 5 (0.91%) LAN
4 4 (0.73%) ATM
4 4 (0.73%) DHCP
4 4 (0.73%) SAN
4 4 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.55%) DNS
5 3 (0.55%) Firewall
5 3 (0.55%) Intranet
6 2 (0.36%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.18%) 3G
7 1 (0.18%) 4G
7 1 (0.18%) DSL
7 1 (0.18%) MPLS
7 1 (0.18%) SMS
7 1 (0.18%) SNMP
7 1 (0.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.55%) RDBMS
3 14 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.46%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.46%) DB2
8 6 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.91%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.91%) MS Access
10 4 (0.73%) QlikView
11 3 (0.55%) Big Data
11 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.36%) Hyperion Smart View
12 2 (0.36%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (2.00%) JIRA
2 6 (1.09%) Selenium
3 4 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.55%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.36%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.36%) Toad
5 2 (0.36%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.18%) Xdebug
General
1 178 (32.42%) Finance
2 52 (9.47%) Banking
3 41 (7.47%) Retail
4 16 (2.91%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.55%) Law
6 10 (1.82%) Billing
6 10 (1.82%) General Ledger
7 9 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.46%) Legal
8 8 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.28%) Back Office
9 7 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.09%) Advertising
10 6 (1.09%) Front Office
11 4 (0.73%) Publishing
12 3 (0.55%) French Language
12 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Automotive
13 2 (0.36%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.10%) XML
2 14 (2.55%) Web Services
3 12 (2.19%) .NET
4 11 (2.00%) HTML
5 9 (1.64%) J2EE
6 7 (1.28%) SOAP
7 3 (0.55%) FpML
8 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.36%) Classic ASP
8 2 (0.36%) CSS
8 2 (0.36%) Flash
8 2 (0.36%) HTML5
8 2 (0.36%) Middleware
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.36%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.36%) XSLT
9 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.18%) Java EE
9 1 (0.18%) JSON
9 1 (0.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.10%) Data Structures
4 13 (2.37%) Mainframe
4 13 (2.37%) NHS
5 11 (2.00%) User Experience
6 10 (1.82%) AS400
7 9 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.46%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.28%) Equities
9 7 (1.28%) Life Science
10 6 (1.09%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.09%) Derivative
10 6 (1.09%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.09%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.91%) Data Conversion
11 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.91%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.73%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.64%) Windows
2 16 (2.91%) Unix
3 13 (2.37%) Linux
4 5 (0.91%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.73%) MVS
5 4 (0.73%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.55%) CentOS
6 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.55%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.18%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (18.40%) Systems Analysis
3 77 (14.03%) Business Analysis
4 69 (12.57%) SDLC
5 66 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (11.29%) Waterfall
7 59 (10.75%) UML
8 51 (9.29%) Data Modelling
9 49 (8.93%) Migration
10 46 (8.38%) Data Protection
11 43 (7.83%) Data Analysis
12 41 (7.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 36 (6.56%) ITIL
14 35 (6.38%) Business Process Mapping
15 32 (5.83%) Project Management
16 31 (5.65%) BPMN
17 28 (5.10%) Scrum
17 28 (5.10%) User Stories
18 26 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (4.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 140 (25.50%) SQL
2 37 (6.74%) Java
3 16 (2.91%) C
4 15 (2.73%) C++
5 14 (2.55%) VB
6 13 (2.37%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.82%) COBOL
7 10 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.64%) VBA
9 7 (1.28%) RPG
10 6 (1.09%) JCL
10 6 (1.09%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.73%) C#
11 4 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.73%) Python
12 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.55%) Perl
12 3 (0.55%) PHP
12 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.36%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 40 (7.29%) Security Cleared
2 34 (6.19%) Degree
3 23 (4.19%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.37%) ISEB
5 6 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.73%) ACCA
7 4 (0.73%) CIMA
7 4 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.36%) CCA
9 2 (0.36%) CISSP
9 2 (0.36%) CLAS
9 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.36%) MCSA
10 1 (0.18%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.18%) MCAD
10 1 (0.18%) MCP
10 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.64%) QA
2 9 (1.64%) SLA
3 8 (1.46%) MiFID
4 7 (1.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 7 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.91%) SEPA
7 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.55%) GxP
9 2 (0.36%) EMIR
9 2 (0.36%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.18%) GAMP
10 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.18%) TARGET2
System Software
1 8 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.55%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 27 (4.92%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.09%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.55%) Control-M
3 3 (0.55%) Grafana
3 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.55%) Nagios
3 3 (0.55%) SCCM
3 3 (0.55%) SCOM
3 3 (0.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.18%) AppManager
5 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.18%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 60 (10.93%) Oracle
2 50 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.92%) NetIQ
4 24 (4.37%) SAP
5 12 (2.19%) VMware
6 11 (2.00%) Northgate
7 10 (1.82%) Sage
8 9 (1.64%) Capita
9 8 (1.46%) Hyperion
10 7 (1.28%) Cisco
10 7 (1.28%) IBM
10 7 (1.28%) NetSuite
11 6 (1.09%) Citrix
12 4 (0.73%) Cognos
12 4 (0.73%) HP
12 4 (0.73%) Kronos
12 4 (0.73%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.73%) Sony
12 4 (0.73%) Tableau
13 3 (0.55%) Splunk
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