The first table below looks at the demand for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 48 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.25% 0.22% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.31% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +52.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.40 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -18.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
366 321 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 76.09% 69.63% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 160 156
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 58
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £20.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Systems Analysis
East of England

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Essex region.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Essex region.

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Brentwood - - - -
Systems Analysis
East of England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) Windows 7
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Ingres
3 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 13 (50.00%) CSS
4 13 (50.00%) XML
4 13 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) VB
5 10 (38.46%) VBA
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (38.46%) VB6
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (34.62%) Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (19.23%) OpenROAD
7 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (19.23%) C
7 5 (19.23%) FTP
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) Mainframe
8 4 (15.38%) Ajax
8 4 (15.38%) ICL
8 4 (15.38%) XHTML
8 4 (15.38%) MS Access
9 3 (11.54%) DTS
10 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Ingres
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (15.38%) MS Access
4 3 (11.54%) DTS
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) VB Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Access Developer
5 4 (15.38%) OpenROAD Developer
5 4 (15.38%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) CSS
1 13 (50.00%) XML
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) Ajax
2 4 (15.38%) XHTML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) Windows 7
2 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
3 1 (3.85%) CRM
3 1 (3.85%) Release Management
3 1 (3.85%) Time Management
3 1 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
3 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) VB
2 10 (38.46%) VBA
2 10 (38.46%) VB6
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 5 (19.23%) C
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) ICL
3 1 (3.85%) Teradata