The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 251 244 265
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 377 358 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.77% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.83% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 238 189
Average daily rate
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£381 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 14
Average hourly rate £31.49 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.86% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.62 £13.88 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £31.71 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.71 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+69.04% +25.48%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44352 42929 48944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.62% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27490 25712 27833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £397
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1990 2512
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.22 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% -6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Systems Analyst
UK

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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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 -23 148 £425 +1.19% 36
South East -21 70 £350 - 21
East of England 0 52 £425 +21.42% 11
North West +23 40 £338 -3.57% 5
Yorkshire +22 31 £371 +41.42% 8
South West -18 16 £325 +15.04% 6
West Midlands -10 13 £320 -1.53% 3
East Midlands -7 6 £270 -40.98% 6
North East - - - - 2
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 230 (28.40%) Finance
2 182 (22.47%) SQL
3 172 (21.23%) Systems Analysis
4 136 (16.79%) Business Analysis
5 100 (12.35%) Oracle
6 99 (12.22%) UML
7 91 (11.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 90 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 87 (10.74%) Banking
10 85 (10.49%) Microsoft
11 81 (10.00%) SQL Server
12 79 (9.75%) Project Management
13 78 (9.63%) Management Information System
14 77 (9.51%) ITIL
15 75 (9.26%) Use Case
16 72 (8.89%) MS Excel
17 61 (7.53%) Windows
18 59 (7.28%) Test Scripting
19 58 (7.16%) Degree
20 54 (6.67%) CRM
21 48 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
21 48 (5.93%) Migration
22 47 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
22 47 (5.80%) MS Visio
23 46 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
23 46 (5.68%) SAP
24 45 (5.56%) Data Modelling
24 45 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
25 43 (5.31%) QA
25 43 (5.31%) .NET

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 32 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 10 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.74%) Confluence
8 5 (0.62%) SAS
9 4 (0.49%) IIS
9 4 (0.49%) Apache
10 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.37%) CICS
10 3 (0.37%) Lync
10 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.25%) CMS
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 72 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 47 (5.80%) MS Visio
3 40 (4.94%) MS Office
4 21 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.37%) MS Project
6 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (1.48%) Agresso
2 12 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.99%) SAP FI
3 8 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (0.99%) SAP CO
3 8 (0.99%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.74%) Cognos Controller
5 5 (0.62%) ResourceLink
5 5 (0.62%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (0.37%) Maximo
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.37%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.25%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.99%) SaaS
2 4 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.37%) Office 365
4 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.10%) Internet
2 15 (1.85%) DNS
2 15 (1.85%) SAN
3 14 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.60%) Intranet
5 10 (1.23%) Wireless
5 10 (1.23%) DHCP
6 9 (1.11%) HTTP
7 6 (0.74%) DSL
7 6 (0.74%) Firewall
7 6 (0.74%) WAN
7 6 (0.74%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.49%) LDAP
9 3 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.37%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.37%) MPLS
9 3 (0.37%) HSRP
10 2 (0.25%) DMVPN
10 2 (0.25%) OSPF
10 2 (0.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (2.22%) DB2
5 17 (2.10%) Oracle Database
5 17 (2.10%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.98%) EDRMS
7 15 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.60%) MS Access
9 11 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (1.11%) Data Mart
12 8 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.86%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
14 6 (0.74%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (0.62%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 7 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.62%) JIRA
4 4 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 4 (0.49%) RequisitePro
4 4 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.12%) MagicDraw
7 1 (0.12%) Toad
7 1 (0.12%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.12%) MSTest
7 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 230 (28.40%) Finance
2 87 (10.74%) Banking
3 40 (4.94%) Investment Banking
4 38 (4.69%) Retail
5 21 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.22%) Marketing
6 18 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.60%) Front Office
7 13 (1.60%) Advertising
8 12 (1.48%) Legal
8 12 (1.48%) Billing
8 12 (1.48%) General Ledger
9 9 (1.11%) Back Office
10 8 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.74%) Publishing
12 4 (0.49%) Electronics
12 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.49%) Military
13 3 (0.37%) Local Government
13 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.31%) .NET
2 26 (3.21%) XML
3 18 (2.22%) Middleware
4 15 (1.85%) HTML
5 13 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.36%) J2EE
7 10 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (1.23%) CSS
8 8 (0.99%) Web Services
9 6 (0.74%) Drools
9 6 (0.74%) FpML
9 6 (0.74%) JRules
9 6 (0.74%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.62%) MDX
10 5 (0.62%) HTML5
11 4 (0.49%) jQuery
11 4 (0.49%) XSD
11 4 (0.49%) SOAP
12 3 (0.37%) Ajax
12 3 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.63%) Management Information System
2 26 (3.21%) Mainframe
3 19 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 16 (1.98%) Derivative
4 16 (1.98%) Credit Risk
5 10 (1.23%) Reference Data
5 10 (1.23%) AS400
5 10 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (0.86%) CMDB
6 7 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.74%) Smart Meter
7 6 (0.74%) EPoS
7 6 (0.74%) Blackberry
8 5 (0.62%) SWIFT
8 5 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (0.62%) FMCG
9 4 (0.49%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.49%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.37%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.37%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 61 (7.53%) Windows
2 29 (3.58%) UNIX
3 21 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (2.47%) Windows 7
4 20 (2.47%) Linux
5 14 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.48%) Windows XP
7 11 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.49%) Solaris
10 3 (0.37%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.37%) AIX
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.12%) Debian
11 1 (0.12%) VMS
11 1 (0.12%) MVS
11 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (21.23%) Systems Analysis
2 136 (16.79%) Business Analysis
3 99 (12.22%) UML
4 91 (11.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 90 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 79 (9.75%) Project Management
7 77 (9.51%) ITIL
8 75 (9.26%) Use Case
9 59 (7.28%) Test Scripting
10 54 (6.67%) CRM
11 48 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
11 48 (5.93%) Migration
12 47 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (5.56%) Data Modelling
13 45 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (5.31%) Waterfall
15 41 (5.06%) Data Management
16 40 (4.94%) ERP
17 39 (4.81%) Scrum
17 39 (4.81%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 182 (22.47%) SQL
2 38 (4.69%) Java
3 23 (2.84%) PL/SQL
4 17 (2.10%) VBA
5 16 (1.98%) C#
6 14 (1.73%) COBOL
7 13 (1.60%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.23%) C
9 9 (1.11%) JavaScript
9 9 (1.11%) VB
10 7 (0.86%) VB.NET
10 7 (0.86%) JCL
11 6 (0.74%) Scala
11 6 (0.74%) Perl
11 6 (0.74%) PHP
12 4 (0.49%) ABAP
13 3 (0.37%) C++
13 3 (0.37%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.25%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (7.16%) Degree
2 26 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.10%) ISEB
5 11 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.23%) MCITP
7 7 (0.86%) CBAP
8 4 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.37%) CCA
9 3 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.25%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.12%) MCDST
11 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.12%) MCSE
11 1 (0.12%) MCP
11 1 (0.12%) HND
11 1 (0.12%) CISSP
11 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.12%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.31%) QA
2 10 (1.23%) SLA
3 9 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.49%) Basel II
6 2 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.25%) COREP
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.12%) GxP
7 1 (0.12%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) EMIR
7 1 (0.12%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.12%) UCITS
System Software
1 20 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.73%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.48%) XenApp
4 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.36%) Backup Exec
1 11 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.49%) Control-M
3 3 (0.37%) SCCM
3 3 (0.37%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.25%) SCSM
4 2 (0.25%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.25%) SCOM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.12%) WMI
5 1 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 100 (12.35%) Oracle
2 85 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 46 (5.68%) SAP
4 27 (3.33%) IBM
5 22 (2.72%) HP
6 21 (2.59%) Business Objects
6 21 (2.59%) Northgate
7 18 (2.22%) Cognos
8 16 (1.98%) VMware
9 14 (1.73%) Citrix
10 13 (1.60%) Hyperion
11 12 (1.48%) EMC
12 11 (1.36%) Remedy
13 10 (1.23%) Meru Networks
13 10 (1.23%) Symantec
13 10 (1.23%) Juniper
13 10 (1.23%) Apple
13 10 (1.23%) Sun
14 9 (1.11%) ComArch
15 8 (0.99%) Red Hat
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Code Red Associates
Rate: £340 to £360 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Henderson Scott
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £356 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Rate: From £29,529 to £32,073 per annum (Grade G)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: From £350 to £375 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £180.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Venturi
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Talent International
Rate: £16000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £18.00 - £22.41 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Hove, Brighton, East Sussex
Brighton & Hove City Council
Rate: £24,892 - £28,922
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.26 - £23.98 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: Excellent!
Posted: 25 days ago