The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 18 April 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 Leeds 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 70 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 12 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.69% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate £369 £150 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+145.83% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1096 726 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.44% 94.90% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 372 462
Average daily rate £350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £40.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Systems Analyst
West Yorkshire

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (44.44%) Finance
1 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Document Management
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) CAFM
6 2 (11.11%) Workday HCM
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) XSL
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.56%) Advertising
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Windows
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) UML

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XSL
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Document Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) CAFM
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Capistrano
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Splunk