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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 269 257 253
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 411 382 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.77% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.84% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 245 228
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£365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £31.49 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.49% +41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £21.62 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £47.25 £31.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.45 £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-44.42% +37.25%
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
47845 45746 43111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.64% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31018 28289 25848
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1784 1845 1993
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -18 125 £405 -3.97% 33
South East +18 110 £350 - 14
East of England +12 65 £350 -17.64% 9
North West -28 30 £325 -3.70% 10
East Midlands +7 24 £350 +29.62% 8
West Midlands +8 18 £425 +32.81% 6
South West +3 17 £273 -16.15% 12
Yorkshire -37 16 £338 -9.09% 8
North East -20 7 £340 +36.00% 2
Midlands - 3 £320 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 247 (31.42%) Finance
2 166 (21.12%) SQL
3 127 (16.16%) Systems Analysis
4 117 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 105 (13.36%) Business Analysis
6 99 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
7 98 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (10.69%) Oracle
9 79 (10.05%) Banking
10 73 (9.29%) Migration
11 69 (8.78%) Windows
11 69 (8.78%) SDLC
12 68 (8.65%) MS Excel
13 61 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 58 (7.38%) Data Modelling
15 57 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
15 57 (7.25%) SQL Server
16 54 (6.87%) ITIL
17 51 (6.49%) ERP
18 49 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
19 47 (5.98%) CRM
20 45 (5.73%) Retail
20 45 (5.73%) Test Scripting
21 44 (5.60%) Project Management
22 42 (5.34%) Use Case
23 41 (5.22%) Data Analysis
23 41 (5.22%) Telecoms
24 40 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
25 39 (4.96%) .NET
26 37 (4.71%) Change Management

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (2.67%) IIS
2 18 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.04%) CMS
4 12 (1.53%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.76%) SAS
9 3 (0.38%) Confluence
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.25%) Drupal
10 2 (0.25%) JBoss
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.13%) Apache
11 1 (0.13%) Documentum
11 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 68 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.94%) MS Office
3 20 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.13%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 15 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.02%) CODA-Financials
3 7 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.76%) SunGard AvantGard
5 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.51%) BPCS
5 4 (0.51%) Agresso
5 4 (0.51%) OPENHousing
5 4 (0.51%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.38%) Aareon QL
6 3 (0.38%) Academy Housing
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.25%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.89%) SaaS
4 4 (0.51%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.51%) Office 365
5 1 (0.13%) Taleo
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.54%) Internet
2 18 (2.29%) Intranet
3 10 (1.27%) DNS
4 9 (1.15%) DHCP
5 8 (1.02%) Firewall
6 7 (0.89%) VoIP
7 6 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.76%) VPN
7 6 (0.76%) SAN
8 5 (0.64%) Wireless
8 5 (0.64%) LAN
9 4 (0.51%) WLAN
9 4 (0.51%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.51%) VLAN
10 2 (0.25%) Network Security
10 2 (0.25%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.25%) SSH
10 2 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.25%) Extranet
10 2 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (1.91%) MS Access
5 14 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
5 14 (1.78%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (1.27%) QlikView
7 10 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.02%) Essbase
10 6 (0.76%) DB2
11 5 (0.64%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.64%) Star Schema
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (1.40%) JIRA
2 7 (0.89%) Toad
3 6 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.76%) Subversion
4 5 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.51%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.38%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.38%) PeopleTools
6 3 (0.38%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.25%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.25%) Selenium
7 2 (0.25%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.13%) JMeter
8 1 (0.13%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.13%) HP UFT
General
1 247 (31.42%) Finance
2 79 (10.05%) Banking
3 45 (5.73%) Retail
4 41 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.44%) Billing
6 20 (2.54%) Automotive
7 15 (1.91%) Marketing
8 14 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.27%) Advertising
11 9 (1.15%) Legal
12 6 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.76%) Front Office
13 5 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.64%) Military
14 4 (0.51%) Law
14 4 (0.51%) Publishing
15 3 (0.38%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.38%) Local Government
15 3 (0.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.96%) .NET
2 30 (3.82%) XML
3 22 (2.80%) HTML
4 10 (1.27%) Middleware
5 8 (1.02%) Web Services
6 7 (0.89%) AngularJS
6 7 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (0.76%) HTML5
7 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.64%) COM
8 5 (0.64%) Gherkin
9 4 (0.51%) Java EE 5
9 4 (0.51%) RESTful
9 4 (0.51%) J2EE
9 4 (0.51%) SOAP
10 3 (0.38%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.38%) JSON
10 3 (0.38%) CSS
10 3 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 99 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.42%) Data Structures
4 15 (1.91%) Derivative
4 15 (1.91%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.53%) NHS
6 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.15%) SWIFT
7 9 (1.15%) User Experience
7 9 (1.15%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.15%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (0.89%) iSeries
9 7 (0.89%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.76%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.64%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.51%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.51%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 69 (8.78%) Windows
2 23 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (2.42%) UNIX
4 15 (1.91%) Linux
5 14 (1.78%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.15%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.51%) Android
8 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) VME
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (16.16%) Systems Analysis
2 105 (13.36%) Business Analysis
3 98 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (9.29%) Migration
5 69 (8.78%) SDLC
6 61 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 58 (7.38%) Data Modelling
8 57 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
9 54 (6.87%) ITIL
10 51 (6.49%) ERP
11 47 (5.98%) CRM
12 45 (5.73%) Test Scripting
13 44 (5.60%) Project Management
14 42 (5.34%) Use Case
15 41 (5.22%) Data Analysis
16 40 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (4.71%) Change Management
17 37 (4.71%) User Stories
18 32 (4.07%) Waterfall
19 31 (3.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 166 (21.12%) SQL
2 18 (2.29%) C#
2 18 (2.29%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 16 (2.04%) VBA
4 12 (1.53%) Java
5 11 (1.40%) LINC
6 9 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.15%) VB
7 7 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.51%) RPG
8 4 (0.51%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.38%) Prolog
9 3 (0.38%) Perl
9 3 (0.38%) VBScript
9 3 (0.38%) Python
9 3 (0.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (0.25%) PHP
10 2 (0.25%) C++
10 2 (0.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 32 (4.07%) Degree
2 22 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.54%) ISEB
3 20 (2.54%) CIMA
4 15 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.53%) AAT
5 12 (1.53%) CCAB
5 12 (1.53%) CIPFA
6 10 (1.27%) ACCA
7 8 (1.02%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.64%) HND
9 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.25%) CCNP
10 2 (0.25%) CCNA
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.31%) QA
2 12 (1.53%) SLA
3 7 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.25%) EMIR
5 2 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.25%) GAAP
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) FATCA
6 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.76%) vSphere
4 5 (0.64%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.38%) XenApp
6 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.13%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.64%) Icinga
2 5 (0.64%) Nagios
3 3 (0.38%) SCCM
4 2 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.25%) OpenView
5 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.13%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 117 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 84 (10.69%) Oracle
3 26 (3.31%) VMware
4 23 (2.93%) Cognos
5 22 (2.80%) SAP
6 17 (2.16%) Hyperion
6 17 (2.16%) CODA
7 16 (2.04%) HP
8 15 (1.91%) Citrix
9 13 (1.65%) PeopleSoft
10 12 (1.53%) Unisys
11 11 (1.40%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.27%) Capita
12 10 (1.27%) Cisco
13 9 (1.15%) JD Edwards
14 8 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
14 8 (1.02%) Northgate
14 8 (1.02%) Thunderhead
15 6 (0.76%) SunGard
16 5 (0.64%) Apple
Luton, Bedfordshire
Volt
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £370 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
DCS Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £330.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £401 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Fusion Experience
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,050 to £29,937 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Cobalt Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Rate: £280 - 320 per day
Posted: 19 days ago