The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 51 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 4 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.88% 5.05% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 5.23% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 5
Median daily rate £300 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +47.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.74% -40.18%
Systems Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
442 631 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.14% 96.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 370 230
Median daily rate £320 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 69 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +1 1 - -
Chelmsford -4 1 £300 -14.28% 1
Harlow - 1 £375 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £300 -
Systems Analyst
East of England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) LAN

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sage
1 1 (20.00%) VMware