The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 43 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 14 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.96% 0.77% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 0.80% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate £431 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £440 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £560 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -30.55%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
686 622 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.81% 95.40% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 319 358
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 45
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -29.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.85 £9.25 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.91 £34.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £413 -
Watford - 2 - -
Systems Analyst
East of England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) Supply Chain Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) iPad
5 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Billing
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (16.67%) UML
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Windows

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) AIX
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Data Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Supply Chain Transformation
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) B2B
5 2 (11.11%) B2C
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) JDA
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Hyperion