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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 307 241 232
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 320 402 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.84% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.90% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 252 234
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 17
Average hourly rate £34.50 £29.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £21.80 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £32.42 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +65.71%
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
48174 44665 47924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.65% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30490 27603 27558
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1960 1930 2386
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 -29 167 £416 -2.05% 58
South East -36 46 £400 +14.28% 27
North West +9 36 £356 +5.55% 12
East of England -49 24 £355 -2.06% 14
South West -23 19 £354 -0.35% 12
West Midlands -25 11 £323 -0.76% 8
East Midlands +11 9 £350 +9.37% 1
Yorkshire -10 7 £225 -28.57% 12
North East -34 1 £250 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 258 (36.29%) Finance
2 181 (25.46%) SQL
3 136 (19.13%) Systems Analysis
4 112 (15.75%) Business Analysis
5 106 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (12.38%) Oracle
7 86 (12.10%) Banking
8 80 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
9 76 (10.69%) UML
10 75 (10.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 73 (10.27%) Microsoft
12 70 (9.85%) Project Management
13 69 (9.70%) SQL Server
14 57 (8.02%) ITIL
15 53 (7.45%) Windows
15 53 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 52 (7.31%) Migration
17 50 (7.03%) MS Excel
18 49 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
18 49 (6.89%) Management Information System
18 49 (6.89%) Data Analysis
18 49 (6.89%) Use Case
19 47 (6.61%) SAP
20 46 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
21 44 (6.19%) Data Modelling
22 43 (6.05%) Degree
23 41 (5.77%) MS Visio
23 41 (5.77%) CRM
23 41 (5.77%) Waterfall
24 39 (5.49%) MS Office

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 26 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.84%) CMS
8 5 (0.70%) CICS
8 5 (0.70%) JBoss
8 5 (0.70%) Apache
9 4 (0.56%) SAS
9 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.28%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 1 (0.14%) Confluence
12 1 (0.14%) Lync
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 50 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 39 (5.49%) MS Office
4 23 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.98%) MS Project
6 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) Mingle
7 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.69%) Agresso
2 10 (1.41%) SAP FI
2 10 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.70%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.70%) ResourceLink
4 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.56%) CODA-Financials
5 4 (0.56%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.28%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.28%) Cognos Controller
7 2 (0.28%) Adaptiv
7 2 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.42%) Office 365
2 2 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.28%) SaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.11%) SAN
2 13 (1.83%) DNS
3 12 (1.69%) WAN
3 12 (1.69%) Firewall
4 11 (1.55%) Wireless
4 11 (1.55%) DHCP
5 10 (1.41%) Internet
6 8 (1.13%) VPN
7 6 (0.84%) HTTP
8 5 (0.70%) VoIP
8 5 (0.70%) FTP
9 4 (0.56%) LAN
9 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.56%) Intranet
9 4 (0.56%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (0.56%) Network Security
9 4 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.42%) HSRP
10 3 (0.42%) NAS
10 3 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.95%) DB2
5 20 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (1.69%) EDRMS
8 11 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.41%) MS Access
10 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.13%) Data Mart
11 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.70%) MySQL
13 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.70%) WebFOCUS
13 5 (0.70%) DataStage
14 4 (0.56%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 8 (1.13%) JIRA
2 6 (0.84%) Toad
3 5 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.14%) MSTest
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.14%) Hudson
6 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.14%) Ant
6 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.14%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.14%) XPEDITER
6 1 (0.14%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.14%) MagicDraw
General
1 258 (36.29%) Finance
2 86 (12.10%) Banking
3 38 (5.34%) Retail
3 38 (5.34%) Investment Banking
4 17 (2.39%) Advertising
4 17 (2.39%) Legal
4 17 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.69%) Marketing
7 11 (1.55%) Front Office
8 10 (1.41%) Publishing
9 8 (1.13%) Billing
9 8 (1.13%) General Ledger
10 6 (0.84%) Back Office
11 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.56%) Electronics
12 4 (0.56%) Automotive
13 3 (0.42%) Law
13 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.42%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.66%) .NET
1 26 (3.66%) XML
2 13 (1.83%) HTML
3 10 (1.41%) Middleware
4 7 (0.98%) CSS
4 7 (0.98%) SOAP
4 7 (0.98%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.84%) J2EE
5 6 (0.84%) FpML
5 6 (0.84%) jQuery
5 6 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.56%) HTML5
6 4 (0.56%) Web Services
7 3 (0.42%) EDI
7 3 (0.42%) XSD
7 3 (0.42%) Ajax
8 2 (0.28%) XBRL
8 2 (0.28%) MDX
8 2 (0.28%) WCF
8 2 (0.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.89%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.95%) Mainframe
4 12 (1.69%) Credit Risk
4 12 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 11 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.27%) Reference Data
7 7 (0.98%) Derivative
7 7 (0.98%) User Experience
8 6 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (0.70%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.70%) NHS
9 5 (0.70%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.42%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.42%) DTV
11 3 (0.42%) CMDB
12 2 (0.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.45%) Windows
2 25 (3.52%) UNIX
3 24 (3.38%) Linux
4 22 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.81%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.55%) Windows XP
8 10 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.84%) AIX
10 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (19.13%) Systems Analysis
2 112 (15.75%) Business Analysis
3 106 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (10.69%) UML
5 75 (10.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 70 (9.85%) Project Management
7 57 (8.02%) ITIL
8 53 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (7.31%) Migration
10 49 (6.89%) Data Analysis
10 49 (6.89%) Use Case
11 46 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (6.19%) Data Modelling
13 41 (5.77%) CRM
13 41 (5.77%) Waterfall
14 38 (5.34%) ERP
15 37 (5.20%) PRINCE2
15 37 (5.20%) Test Scripting
16 36 (5.06%) Scrum
17 33 (4.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 181 (25.46%) SQL
2 24 (3.38%) Java
3 18 (2.53%) T-SQL
4 15 (2.11%) COBOL
5 14 (1.97%) C#
5 14 (1.97%) PL/SQL
6 13 (1.83%) VBA
7 11 (1.55%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.27%) C
8 9 (1.27%) VB
9 7 (0.98%) JCL
10 6 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.84%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.84%) C++
10 6 (0.84%) Perl
11 5 (0.70%) PHP
12 4 (0.56%) Scala
12 4 (0.56%) Korn
13 3 (0.42%) Python
13 3 (0.42%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 43 (6.05%) Degree
2 25 (3.52%) ISEB
3 20 (2.81%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.55%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.55%) MCITP
6 5 (0.70%) CCNA
6 5 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.56%) ACCA
7 4 (0.56%) CIMA
8 3 (0.42%) CBAP
9 2 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.28%) PMP
9 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.28%) Siebel Certification
9 2 (0.28%) CCA
9 2 (0.28%) MCSE
10 1 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.78%) QA
2 11 (1.55%) SLA
3 10 (1.41%) Solvency II
4 8 (1.13%) EMIR
4 8 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.42%) MiFID
8 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.14%) GxP
9 1 (0.14%) Basel III
9 1 (0.14%) HL7
9 1 (0.14%) DICOM
9 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.14%) FINREP
9 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 13 (1.83%) Hyper-V
2 12 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.55%) XenApp
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.28%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.69%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.28%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) logstash
4 1 (0.14%) Kibana
4 1 (0.14%) WMI
4 1 (0.14%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Control-M
4 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 88 (12.38%) Oracle
2 73 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.61%) SAP
4 23 (3.23%) IBM
5 18 (2.53%) HP
6 16 (2.25%) Citrix
6 16 (2.25%) VMware
6 16 (2.25%) Northgate
7 13 (1.83%) Cognos
8 12 (1.69%) EMC
9 11 (1.55%) Sun
9 11 (1.55%) Business Objects
9 11 (1.55%) Juniper
9 11 (1.55%) Apple
9 11 (1.55%) Symantec
9 11 (1.55%) Meru Networks
10 10 (1.41%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.13%) Hyperion
12 7 (0.98%) Teradata
13 6 (0.84%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £150 - £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
London Business School
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago