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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 277 234 251
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 379 420 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.84% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.91% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 267 172
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£380 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.94 £25.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £55.00 £33.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +80.00%
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
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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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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 -12 147 £408 -2.68% 39
South East +7 118 £394 +5.00% 21
Yorkshire -6 28 £325 -13.33% 5
East of England -12 28 £400 -1.84% 5
East Midlands -4 20 £400 +28.00% 1
South West 0 14 £381 +5.17% 9
West Midlands -22 9 £325 -8.77% 6
North West -37 8 £245 -36.77% 14
North East -7 7 £323 +17.27%
Midlands +5 1 - -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 211 (31.59%) Finance
2 143 (21.41%) SQL
3 126 (18.86%) Systems Analysis
4 104 (15.57%) Microsoft
5 100 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
6 91 (13.62%) Oracle
7 82 (12.28%) Business Analysis
8 79 (11.83%) Banking
9 68 (10.18%) Windows
10 63 (9.43%) Migration
11 60 (8.98%) MS Excel
12 58 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (8.23%) ITIL
13 55 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
14 54 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
15 53 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 50 (7.49%) .NET
17 49 (7.34%) Project Management
18 47 (7.04%) Data Modelling
19 46 (6.89%) SQL Server
20 43 (6.44%) XML
21 42 (6.29%) Retail
22 39 (5.84%) Degree
22 39 (5.84%) Management Information System
23 38 (5.69%) HTML
24 37 (5.54%) UML
24 37 (5.54%) ETL
25 36 (5.39%) System Testing
26 34 (5.09%) Data Migration
26 34 (5.09%) Data Analysis

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 23 (3.44%) IIS
1 23 (3.44%) CMS
2 15 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (1.50%) SAS
5 7 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.45%) Confluence
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.15%) Lync
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.15%) Drupal
8 1 (0.15%) Documentum
8 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.15%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 60 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.04%) MS Office
3 19 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.75%) MS Project
6 5 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.20%) Agresso
3 7 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.30%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.30%) RMDS
6 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.30%) BPCS
6 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.30%) MFGPRO
6 2 (0.30%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.15%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.15%) OPENContractor
7 1 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.60%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.45%) Office 365
4 3 (0.45%) SaaS
4 3 (0.45%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.80%) Intranet
2 9 (1.35%) Firewall
2 9 (1.35%) DHCP
2 9 (1.35%) DNS
3 8 (1.20%) VPN
3 8 (1.20%) LAN
4 7 (1.05%) VoIP
5 6 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.90%) SAN
6 5 (0.75%) VLAN
6 5 (0.75%) Internet
7 4 (0.60%) Wireless
7 4 (0.60%) Network Security
7 4 (0.60%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.60%) WLAN
7 4 (0.60%) WAN
8 3 (0.45%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.30%) Broadband
10 1 (0.15%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.89%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.50%) OLAP
8 9 (1.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 8 (1.20%) QlikView
10 7 (1.05%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.05%) Essbase
11 6 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.90%) Star Schema
11 6 (0.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 5 (0.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 5 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.60%) MS Access
13 4 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.05%) JIRA
2 6 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (0.90%) Subversion
3 5 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.60%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.60%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.45%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.15%) Selenium
6 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.15%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.15%) MSI
6 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.15%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.15%) Toad
General
1 211 (31.59%) Finance
2 79 (11.83%) Banking
3 42 (6.29%) Retail
4 27 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.54%) Back Office
5 17 (2.54%) Automotive
6 14 (2.10%) Advertising
6 14 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.65%) Marketing
7 11 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.65%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.05%) Publishing
8 7 (1.05%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.90%) Billing
9 6 (0.90%) Front Office
10 5 (0.75%) Electronics
10 5 (0.75%) Legal
10 5 (0.75%) Local Government
11 3 (0.45%) Law
11 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (7.49%) .NET
2 43 (6.44%) XML
3 38 (5.69%) HTML
4 17 (2.54%) AngularJS
5 16 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (2.40%) Middleware
6 15 (2.25%) HTML5
7 8 (1.20%) CSS
8 6 (0.90%) SOAP
8 6 (0.90%) Web Services
8 6 (0.90%) WCF
9 5 (0.75%) COM
9 5 (0.75%) XSL
10 4 (0.60%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.60%) XSD
11 3 (0.45%) JSTL
11 3 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.45%) Gherkin
11 3 (0.45%) Ajax
11 3 (0.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 20 (2.99%) Derivative
3 20 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 19 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.10%) SWIFT
7 12 (1.80%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.50%) NHS
9 9 (1.35%) Credit Risk
9 9 (1.35%) User Experience
10 8 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.05%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.05%) iSeries
12 6 (0.90%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.75%) DTV
13 5 (0.75%) Credit Derivative
13 5 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (0.60%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.18%) Windows
2 18 (2.69%) UNIX
3 17 (2.54%) Linux
3 17 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.35%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.90%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.60%) Android
7 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.30%) AIX
8 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (18.86%) Systems Analysis
2 82 (12.28%) Business Analysis
3 63 (9.43%) Migration
4 58 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (8.23%) ITIL
5 55 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 53 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (7.34%) Project Management
9 47 (7.04%) Data Modelling
10 37 (5.54%) ETL
10 37 (5.54%) UML
11 36 (5.39%) System Testing
12 34 (5.09%) Data Migration
12 34 (5.09%) Data Analysis
13 29 (4.34%) Test Scripting
14 28 (4.19%) Use Case
15 26 (3.89%) CRM
16 24 (3.59%) GAP Analysis
16 24 (3.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 143 (21.41%) SQL
2 29 (4.34%) C#
3 21 (3.14%) PL/SQL
4 17 (2.54%) PowerShell
5 14 (2.10%) VB
6 11 (1.65%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.50%) VBA
8 7 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.05%) Java
9 6 (0.90%) LINC
10 5 (0.75%) PHP
11 4 (0.60%) RPG
12 3 (0.45%) C
12 3 (0.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 3 (0.45%) Korn
12 3 (0.45%) Prolog
12 3 (0.45%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.30%) VBScript
13 2 (0.30%) C++
13 2 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 39 (5.84%) Degree
2 16 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.65%) ISEB
4 10 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.05%) ACCA
5 7 (1.05%) CIMA
6 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.75%) HND
7 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.45%) CCNP
8 3 (0.45%) CCNA
9 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.15%) CISSP
10 1 (0.15%) MCSE
10 1 (0.15%) MCSA
10 1 (0.15%) MCP
10 1 (0.15%) MCSD
10 1 (0.15%) HNC
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.59%) QA
2 12 (1.80%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.65%) SLA
4 4 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.30%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) GxP
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) FATCA
7 1 (0.15%) HL7
7 1 (0.15%) DICOM
System Software
1 20 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.90%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.30%) vSphere
5 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) Xen
6 1 (0.15%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.75%) Icinga
2 5 (0.75%) Nagios
3 3 (0.45%) SCCM
4 2 (0.30%) OpenView
5 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.15%) SCOM
5 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 104 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 91 (13.62%) Oracle
3 27 (4.04%) SAP
4 16 (2.40%) VMware
5 11 (1.65%) Cisco
5 11 (1.65%) Hyperion
6 10 (1.50%) Business Objects
6 10 (1.50%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.35%) Citrix
8 8 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (1.20%) IBM
9 7 (1.05%) Cognos
9 7 (1.05%) HP
9 7 (1.05%) Bloomberg
10 6 (0.90%) Remedy
10 6 (0.90%) Unisys
11 5 (0.75%) Apple
11 5 (0.75%) Northgate
11 5 (0.75%) Maconomy
11 5 (0.75%) Capita
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West Midlands
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Hampshire
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London
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London
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London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
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Halifax
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North West England
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Rate: £300 - £380 per day + competitive
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