The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 19 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 44 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.01% 3.65% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.21% 4.04% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £26.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.45 £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-44.42% +37.25%
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
610 446 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.13% 90.47% 91.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 232 202
Average daily rate £375 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.47% +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 71
Average hourly rate £19.66 £16.50 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.15% -27.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.36 £40.30 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Chelmsford +3 22 £350 +20.68%
Basildon -10 2 - -
Brentwood -2 1 - -
Witham - 1 £325 -
Systems Analyst
East of England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 15 (28.85%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 11 (21.15%) Cognos
6 11 (21.15%) Change Management
6 11 (21.15%) CODA
7 9 (17.31%) VBA
8 8 (15.38%) ITIL
8 8 (15.38%) Internet
8 8 (15.38%) Workflow
8 8 (15.38%) Thunderhead
8 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (13.46%) SDLC
9 7 (13.46%) Service Management
9 7 (13.46%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (13.46%) MS Access
9 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.54%) SunGard
10 6 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (11.54%) SunGard AvantGard
11 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.62%) Document Management
11 5 (9.62%) CODA-Financials
11 5 (9.62%) Project Management
11 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
12 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
13 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (3.85%) IIS
1 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) SunGard AvantGard
2 5 (9.62%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.92%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (1.92%) FTP
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) BGP
4 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.92%) MGCP
4 1 (1.92%) SSH
4 1 (1.92%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (1.92%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (13.46%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (13.46%) MS Access
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.77%) DTS
5 3 (5.77%) ProClarity
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) XSD
2 1 (1.92%) WSDL
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) PKI
2 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 11 (21.15%) Change Management
4 8 (15.38%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) Workflow
5 7 (13.46%) Service Management
5 7 (13.46%) SDLC
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) Document Management
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.85%) User Stories
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.92%) Use Case
9 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) VBA
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) MCP
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Cognos
1 11 (21.15%) CODA
2 8 (15.38%) Thunderhead
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.54%) SunGard
4 6 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) Clearswift
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Juniper
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Capita
7 1 (1.92%) McAfee