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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 304 270 214
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -56
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 286 296 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.67% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.72% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 194 200
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£365 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Average hourly rate £19.18 £33.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.17% +56.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £22.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.84 £36.70 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £31.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-25.49% +48.25%
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
42723 41204 38282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27234 25076 22174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1689 1858 2324
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 January 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
(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 -34 128 £375 -11.76% 41
South East +4 71 £384 +2.33% 30
South West -9 19 £288 -4.16% 14
East of England -1 18 £325 +8.33% 5
North West -21 16 £300 -10.11% 9
Yorkshire -2 14 £375 +7.14% 8
East Midlands +11 9 £363 +23.40% 2
West Midlands -18 5 £375 +15.38% 4
North East - 3 - -
South Coast - - - -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 231 (37.50%) Finance
2 167 (27.11%) SQL
3 111 (18.02%) Oracle
4 105 (17.05%) Systems Analysis
5 87 (14.12%) Business Analysis
6 86 (13.96%) Banking
7 82 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
8 65 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (10.55%) Microsoft
9 64 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 62 (10.06%) Migration
11 57 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 52 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
13 51 (8.28%) Project Management
14 50 (8.12%) SQL Server
15 48 (7.79%) UML
16 45 (7.31%) Data Modelling
17 43 (6.98%) ETL
17 43 (6.98%) ITIL
18 41 (6.66%) XML
18 41 (6.66%) Retail
19 40 (6.49%) PRINCE2
19 40 (6.49%) Windows
20 38 (6.17%) MS Excel
20 38 (6.17%) SAP
20 38 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
21 37 (6.01%) .NET
22 34 (5.52%) Use Case
23 33 (5.36%) Management Information System
24 32 (5.19%) Data Migration

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (3.08%) CMS
2 14 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.30%) SAS
4 7 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.65%) IIS
5 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.49%) Apache
6 3 (0.49%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.49%) CICS
7 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.32%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.16%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.16%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 38 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.90%) MS Office
3 19 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.81%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.81%) MS Project
6 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 14 (2.27%) Agresso
2 11 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
3 8 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.97%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.65%) CODA-Financials
6 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 3 (0.49%) RMDS
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.49%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.49%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.32%) BPCS
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.32%) Maximo
7 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) Office 365
1 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.32%) Taleo
3 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.60%) Firewall
2 12 (1.95%) WAN
2 12 (1.95%) VPN
3 9 (1.46%) Network Security
4 7 (1.14%) VoIP
5 6 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (0.97%) LAN
5 6 (0.97%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (0.81%) SAN
6 5 (0.81%) Intranet
7 4 (0.65%) Internet
7 4 (0.65%) FTP
8 3 (0.49%) DSL
9 2 (0.32%) NAS
9 2 (0.32%) Broadband
9 2 (0.32%) SSL
9 2 (0.32%) LDAP
10 1 (0.16%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.16%) BT 21CN
10 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.46%) DB2
9 9 (1.46%) OLAP
10 8 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 7 (1.14%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.97%) DataStage
12 6 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.97%) MS Access
12 6 (0.97%) MySQL
12 6 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (1.14%) JIRA
2 6 (0.97%) Toad
3 5 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.32%) Subversion
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.16%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.16%) Ant
6 1 (0.16%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.16%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.16%) XPEDITER
6 1 (0.16%) MSI
6 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.16%) Hudson
General
1 231 (37.50%) Finance
2 86 (13.96%) Banking
3 41 (6.66%) Retail
4 31 (5.03%) Investment Banking
5 30 (4.87%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.92%) Back Office
7 16 (2.60%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.95%) Advertising
10 11 (1.79%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.46%) Publishing
11 9 (1.46%) Legal
12 8 (1.30%) Marketing
13 7 (1.14%) Billing
13 7 (1.14%) Front Office
13 7 (1.14%) Electronics
14 6 (0.97%) Automotive
15 5 (0.81%) Local Government
16 3 (0.49%) Law
17 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.66%) XML
2 37 (6.01%) .NET
3 31 (5.03%) HTML
4 17 (2.76%) Middleware
5 11 (1.79%) CSS
5 11 (1.79%) SOAP
6 10 (1.62%) AngularJS
7 9 (1.46%) HTML5
7 9 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (1.14%) FpML
9 6 (0.97%) WCF
10 5 (0.81%) XSL
11 4 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (0.65%) jQuery
12 3 (0.49%) JSTL
12 3 (0.49%) Ajax
12 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.49%) XSD
12 3 (0.49%) Web Services
12 3 (0.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.41%) SWIFT
4 15 (2.44%) Derivative
5 12 (1.95%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.79%) Reference Data
6 11 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (1.79%) Mainframe
7 10 (1.62%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.30%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.14%) NHS
9 7 (1.14%) User Experience
10 6 (0.97%) DTV
10 6 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.81%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.65%) PACS
12 4 (0.65%) iSeries
13 3 (0.49%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.49%) Windows
2 29 (4.71%) Linux
3 28 (4.55%) UNIX
4 13 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.81%) AIX
6 5 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (17.05%) Systems Analysis
2 87 (14.12%) Business Analysis
3 65 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (10.06%) Migration
6 57 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 52 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
8 51 (8.28%) Project Management
9 48 (7.79%) UML
10 45 (7.31%) Data Modelling
11 43 (6.98%) ETL
11 43 (6.98%) ITIL
12 40 (6.49%) PRINCE2
13 34 (5.52%) Use Case
14 32 (5.19%) Data Migration
15 28 (4.55%) Waterfall
16 26 (4.22%) Data Analysis
16 26 (4.22%) System Testing
17 24 (3.90%) Change Management
17 24 (3.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 167 (27.11%) SQL
2 25 (4.06%) PL/SQL
3 22 (3.57%) C#
4 18 (2.92%) Java
4 18 (2.92%) VBA
5 17 (2.76%) VB
6 14 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.62%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.14%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.14%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.97%) Korn
10 5 (0.81%) C++
11 4 (0.65%) COBOL
11 4 (0.65%) PHP
12 3 (0.49%) C
12 3 (0.49%) Perl
13 2 (0.32%) Python
13 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.16%) AWK
14 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (4.87%) Degree
2 26 (4.22%) ISEB
3 17 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.30%) CCNA
4 8 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.81%) CIMA
6 5 (0.81%) ACCA
7 3 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.49%) MCSE
7 3 (0.49%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.32%) PMP
8 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) MCITP
9 1 (0.16%) MCSA
9 1 (0.16%) MCP
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.57%) QA
1 22 (3.57%) Solvency II
2 10 (1.62%) EMIR
3 8 (1.30%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (1.30%) SLA
4 4 (0.65%) MiFID
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) HL7
5 2 (0.32%) DICOM
6 1 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.16%) GxP
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.16%) FINREP
System Software
1 14 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) SCOM
3 1 (0.16%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.16%) Nagios
3 1 (0.16%) Puppet
3 1 (0.16%) Kibana
3 1 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 111 (18.02%) Oracle
2 65 (10.55%) Microsoft
3 38 (6.17%) SAP
4 11 (1.79%) IBM
5 10 (1.62%) Bloomberg
5 10 (1.62%) Cisco
6 9 (1.46%) HP
6 9 (1.46%) Business Objects
6 9 (1.46%) Cognos
7 7 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.14%) VMware
8 6 (0.97%) SolarWinds
8 6 (0.97%) CheckPoint
8 6 (0.97%) CODA
8 6 (0.97%) Nokia
8 6 (0.97%) Citrix
8 6 (0.97%) Sybase
8 6 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (0.97%) Northgate
9 5 (0.81%) thinkFolio
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day £600-700pd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
networx
Rate: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Good market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £250 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: Great rates!!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Logix Resourcing (contract)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £295 - £395 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley
Church International
Rate: £50k-£60k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
People Source
Rate: excellent day rate
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Networx Recruitment
Rate: £26,700 - £36,100 plus PRP
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 14 days ago