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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
UK / England
Rank 370 368 315
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 209 241 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.55% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 151 195
Median daily rate £400 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £254 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.43 £29.38 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.66% +53.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £18.33 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.19 £50.75 £23.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £29.38 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-40.66% +23.68%

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +2 84 £450 +14.35% 25
South East +36 52 £400 +21.21% 18
East of England +11 22 £344 -19.11% 4
West Midlands -1 17 £356 -5.00% 2
North West +11 11 £350 - 10
Yorkshire -8 9 £425 +8.97% 3
South West 0 7 £363 +7.01% 3
East Midlands -9 4 £313 - 7
North East -18 2 - - 3
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 187 (39.29%) Finance
2 124 (26.05%) SQL
3 82 (17.23%) Systems Analysis
4 75 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (13.03%) Oracle
7 60 (12.61%) Banking
8 59 (12.39%) ITIL
9 54 (11.34%) Business Analysis
10 52 (10.92%) Microsoft
11 48 (10.08%) Data Analysis
12 47 (9.87%) Retail
13 46 (9.66%) SDLC
14 45 (9.45%) Migration
14 45 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 42 (8.82%) Tivoli
16 40 (8.40%) NetIQ
17 38 (7.98%) XML
18 37 (7.77%) UML
19 33 (6.93%) SQL Server
20 32 (6.72%) Data Modelling
21 30 (6.30%) Relational Database
22 29 (6.09%) ERP
23 28 (5.88%) Windows
23 28 (5.88%) Degree
24 27 (5.67%) Data Centre
24 27 (5.67%) Security Cleared
24 27 (5.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 27 (5.67%) Service Management
25 26 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing

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 9 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.26%) CMS
3 5 (1.05%) IIS
3 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.63%) Confluence
4 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.42%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.42%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.36%) MS Office
3 14 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.63%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.05%) MFGPRO
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.84%) Northgate Housing
3 4 (0.84%) Sage X3
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.63%) Infor CloudSuite
4 3 (0.63%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 3 (0.63%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.63%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.42%) HFM
5 2 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.42%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.42%) Sonata
5 2 (0.42%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.05%) SaaS
3 3 (0.63%) Office 365
3 3 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.52%) Firewall
2 8 (1.68%) LAN
2 8 (1.68%) WAN
3 7 (1.47%) SAN
4 6 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.84%) Network Security
6 3 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.63%) Internet
7 2 (0.42%) BGP
7 2 (0.42%) DHCP
7 2 (0.42%) HSRP
7 2 (0.42%) Intranet
7 2 (0.42%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.42%) OSPF
7 2 (0.42%) SMS
7 2 (0.42%) VRRP
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.21%) MPLS
8 1 (0.21%) MVNO
8 1 (0.21%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.30%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.78%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.26%) QlikView
9 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.84%) Big Data
10 4 (0.84%) DB2
11 3 (0.63%) Essbase
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.31%) JIRA
2 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 187 (39.29%) Finance
2 60 (12.61%) Banking
3 47 (9.87%) Retail
4 18 (3.78%) Law
5 12 (2.52%) Back Office
6 11 (2.31%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.68%) Legal
8 7 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.26%) Publishing
10 5 (1.05%) Advertising
10 5 (1.05%) Front Office
10 5 (1.05%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.05%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.63%) French Language
13 2 (0.42%) Marketing
14 1 (0.21%) German Language
14 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (7.98%) XML
2 22 (4.62%) Web Services
3 20 (4.20%) .NET
4 6 (1.26%) HTML
4 6 (1.26%) J2EE
4 6 (1.26%) SOAP
5 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.05%) XSD
5 5 (1.05%) XSL
6 4 (0.84%) XSLT
7 3 (0.63%) HTML5
8 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.21%) CSS
8 1 (0.21%) Dojo
8 1 (0.21%) Drools
8 1 (0.21%) JSON
8 1 (0.21%) JSP
8 1 (0.21%) Middleware
8 1 (0.21%) ODBC
8 1 (0.21%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.67%) Data Centre
3 18 (3.78%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.10%) AS400
5 10 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (2.10%) User Experience
6 8 (1.68%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.26%) Data Extraction
7 6 (1.26%) Derivative
8 5 (1.05%) Data Conversion
8 5 (1.05%) Equities
8 5 (1.05%) SWIFT
9 4 (0.84%) EPoS
9 4 (0.84%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.84%) NHS
10 3 (0.63%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.88%) Windows
2 22 (4.62%) Linux
3 17 (3.57%) Unix
4 10 (2.10%) AIX
4 10 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.84%) MVS
6 3 (0.63%) CentOS
6 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.21%) OS/390
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (17.23%) Systems Analysis
2 75 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (12.39%) ITIL
4 54 (11.34%) Business Analysis
5 48 (10.08%) Data Analysis
6 46 (9.66%) SDLC
7 45 (9.45%) Migration
7 45 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (7.77%) UML
9 32 (6.72%) Data Modelling
10 29 (6.09%) ERP
11 27 (5.67%) Service Management
11 27 (5.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 26 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (5.25%) Data Migration
13 25 (5.25%) Waterfall
14 22 (4.62%) Test Scripting
15 21 (4.41%) E-Commerce
15 21 (4.41%) Project Management
16 19 (3.99%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (26.05%) SQL
2 19 (3.99%) Java
3 16 (3.36%) Python
4 10 (2.10%) PL/SQL
5 9 (1.89%) C
5 9 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.68%) VB
7 7 (1.47%) C#
7 7 (1.47%) C++
7 7 (1.47%) VBA
8 6 (1.26%) RPG
9 5 (1.05%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.05%) COBOL
10 4 (0.84%) JCL
10 4 (0.84%) Perl
11 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.42%) PHP
12 2 (0.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 28 (5.88%) Degree
2 27 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.47%) ISEB
5 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.42%) ACCA
8 2 (0.42%) CIMA
8 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) CCNA
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.21%) CISSP
9 1 (0.21%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.99%) SLA
2 11 (2.31%) QA
3 8 (1.68%) MiFID
4 7 (1.47%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) SEPA
6 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.42%) TARGET2
7 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.21%) EMIR
7 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.63%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.42%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (8.82%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.63%) Control-M
2 3 (0.63%) Grafana
2 3 (0.63%) Nagios
2 3 (0.63%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.42%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.21%) AppManager
4 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.21%) Kibana
4 1 (0.21%) logstash
4 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.21%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.21%) SCCM
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (13.03%) Oracle
2 52 (10.92%) Microsoft
3 40 (8.40%) NetIQ
4 16 (3.36%) SAP
5 15 (3.15%) VMware
6 13 (2.73%) Cisco
7 8 (1.68%) HP
8 7 (1.47%) Hyperion
9 6 (1.26%) Orchard
9 6 (1.26%) QAD
9 6 (1.26%) Sage
10 5 (1.05%) NetApp
10 5 (1.05%) Northgate
11 4 (0.84%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.84%) Capita
11 4 (0.84%) Casewise
11 4 (0.84%) Citrix
11 4 (0.84%) Intel Security
11 4 (0.84%) Kronos
11 4 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: up to £450 day rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + remote working
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Yoh
Rate: £34305 - £37563 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £450 - £485 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: Flexible D.O.E
Posted: 10 days ago