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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 346 324 310
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 259 297 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.63% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.67% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 197 194
Average daily rate £375 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £38.75 £19.18 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.03% -43.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £11.90 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £25.00 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £23.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+63.15% -29.62%
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -9 109 £400 +9.58% 36
South East -27 40 £330 -17.50% 17
North West -5 30 £325 +8.33% 17
Yorkshire -13 21 £375 - 8
South West +4 15 £365 +9.77% 8
East of England -1 14 £300 +33.33% 9
East Midlands -11 13 £325 -7.14% 1
West Midlands -8 11 £388 +19.23% 14
North East -15 5 £355 - 1
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 183 (34.27%) Finance
2 119 (22.28%) SQL
3 77 (14.42%) Systems Analysis
4 69 (12.92%) Oracle
5 67 (12.55%) Business Analysis
5 67 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (12.17%) Banking
7 57 (10.67%) Microsoft
7 57 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 48 (8.99%) Project Management
10 44 (8.24%) SDLC
10 44 (8.24%) Migration
10 44 (8.24%) Windows
11 42 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 42 (7.87%) Use Case
12 37 (6.93%) SQL Server
13 35 (6.55%) Data Analysis
14 34 (6.37%) ISEB
15 33 (6.18%) UML
15 33 (6.18%) Change Management
15 33 (6.18%) Test Scripting
16 32 (5.99%) Retail
17 31 (5.81%) ITIL
17 31 (5.81%) Data Modelling
18 29 (5.43%) Windows Server
19 28 (5.24%) Degree
19 28 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
20 27 (5.06%) MS Excel
20 27 (5.06%) User Stories

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.62%) Confluence
3 10 (1.87%) IIS
3 10 (1.87%) SAS
4 6 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.75%) CMS
5 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.56%) Documentum
7 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.37%) CICS
7 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.19%) Captiva
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.12%) MS Office
3 15 (2.81%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.94%) MS Project
5 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.31%) Northgate Housing
2 7 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.31%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.94%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.56%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.37%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.37%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.37%) RiskWrite
6 2 (0.37%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.37%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.75%) Office 365
3 3 (0.56%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.56%) SaaS
3 3 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.56%) Taleo
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.87%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.31%) Internet
3 6 (1.12%) DNS
4 5 (0.94%) Firewall
4 5 (0.94%) Intranet
4 5 (0.94%) WAN
5 4 (0.75%) DHCP
6 3 (0.56%) FTP
6 3 (0.56%) LAN
6 3 (0.56%) SAN
6 3 (0.56%) VoIP
7 2 (0.37%) LDAP
7 2 (0.37%) MVNO
7 2 (0.37%) VPN
8 1 (0.19%) MPLS
8 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.19%) SSH
8 1 (0.19%) SSL
8 1 (0.19%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.50%) MS Access
5 8 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.31%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.31%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.12%) QlikView
8 5 (0.94%) Big Data
8 5 (0.94%) DB2
9 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.56%) Essbase
10 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (3.56%) JIRA
2 6 (1.12%) ClearCase
2 6 (1.12%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.12%) HP UFT
3 5 (0.94%) Toad
4 4 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.19%) CA Gen
6 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.19%) Introscope
6 1 (0.19%) JMeter
6 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.19%) Selenium
6 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.19%) Subversion
6 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.19%) VisualAge
6 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.19%) WebLOAD
General
1 183 (34.27%) Finance
2 65 (12.17%) Banking
3 32 (5.99%) Retail
4 18 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.00%) Legal
6 15 (2.81%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.62%) Law
8 13 (2.43%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.43%) Marketing
9 7 (1.31%) Billing
9 7 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.75%) Electronics
11 4 (0.75%) Publishing
12 3 (0.56%) Automotive
12 3 (0.56%) Front Office
12 3 (0.56%) Military
13 2 (0.37%) Advertising
13 2 (0.37%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.93%) .NET
2 16 (3.00%) XML
3 14 (2.62%) Web Services
4 7 (1.31%) Dojo
5 6 (1.12%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.12%) Middleware
6 5 (0.94%) Drools
6 5 (0.94%) JSON
7 4 (0.75%) ELK Stack
7 4 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.75%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.56%) HTML
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.37%) ODBC
10 1 (0.19%) EDI
10 1 (0.19%) J2EE
10 1 (0.19%) SAML
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.19%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.18%) Mainframe
4 16 (3.00%) Reinsurance
5 12 (2.25%) User Experience
6 10 (1.87%) Data Structures
6 10 (1.87%) SWIFT
7 9 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.50%) NHS
9 6 (1.12%) Data Extraction
10 5 (0.94%) Derivative
10 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.94%) Statistics
11 4 (0.75%) CMDB
11 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.56%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.56%) Informatics
12 3 (0.56%) Life Science
12 3 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.24%) Windows
2 29 (5.43%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.18%) Linux
4 16 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.94%) Unix
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (14.42%) Systems Analysis
2 67 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (12.55%) Business Analysis
3 51 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 48 (8.99%) Project Management
5 44 (8.24%) Migration
5 44 (8.24%) SDLC
6 42 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (7.87%) Use Case
7 35 (6.55%) Data Analysis
8 33 (6.18%) Change Management
8 33 (6.18%) Test Scripting
8 33 (6.18%) UML
9 31 (5.81%) Data Modelling
9 31 (5.81%) ITIL
10 28 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (5.06%) User Stories
12 22 (4.12%) Data Migration
12 22 (4.12%) Validation
12 22 (4.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 119 (22.28%) SQL
2 18 (3.37%) C#
3 16 (3.00%) VB
4 11 (2.06%) Java
5 7 (1.31%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.94%) Perl
7 5 (0.94%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.56%) C
8 3 (0.56%) COBOL
8 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.56%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.56%) VBA
9 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.37%) Korn
9 2 (0.37%) PHP
9 2 (0.37%) RPG
9 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.19%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 34 (6.37%) ISEB
2 28 (5.24%) Degree
3 19 (3.56%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.43%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.31%) MCSE
6 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.12%) MCP
8 5 (0.94%) MCSA
9 3 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.37%) CCNA
10 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.37%) CISSP
10 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.37%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.37%) PMP
10 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.12%) QA
2 10 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.31%) SEPA
4 6 (1.12%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.37%) GAAP
6 1 (0.19%) COREP
6 1 (0.19%) FINREP
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.75%) vSphere
4 2 (0.37%) Samba
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) NFS
5 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.12%) SCCM
3 5 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (0.94%) WSUS
4 4 (0.75%) Cacti
4 4 (0.75%) Nagios
4 4 (0.75%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.75%) Puppet
5 3 (0.56%) Control-M
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.19%) SCOM
6 1 (0.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 69 (12.92%) Oracle
2 57 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.93%) SAP
4 15 (2.81%) VMware
5 12 (2.25%) Cognos
6 8 (1.50%) HP
6 8 (1.50%) Northgate
7 7 (1.31%) Citrix
7 7 (1.31%) Symantec
8 6 (1.12%) Cisco
8 6 (1.12%) Sage
9 5 (0.94%) Capita
9 5 (0.94%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.94%) Intel Security
9 5 (0.94%) Rackspace
9 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.94%) Tableau
10 4 (0.75%) BMC
10 4 (0.75%) CommVault
10 4 (0.75%) IBM
Birmingham
Capita plc
Rate: £250.00 - £251 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 per day + Non Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 6 days ago
London
caspian one
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 28 days ago