The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 146 152 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 21 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.15% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.20% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Average daily rate £263 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.52 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £32.88 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+25.47% +5.20%
Systems Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3276 3033 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.47% 78.13% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 1668 1228
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 147 131
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester -1 9 £380 +16.92% 3
Cheshire 0 8 £263 -19.23%
Lancashire +1 3 £198 - 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Systems Analysis
England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (31.03%) Finance
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (31.03%) Local Government
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) Scrum
2 7 (24.14%) GIS
2 7 (24.14%) Ajax
2 7 (24.14%) jQuery
3 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (20.69%) QGIS
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (20.69%) GeoServer
3 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.69%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) .NET
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) Banking
5 4 (13.79%) Retail
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
5 4 (13.79%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (20.69%) GeoServer
2 1 (3.45%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
1 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) GIS
2 6 (20.69%) QGIS
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.34%) DB2
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
1 9 (31.03%) Local Government
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) GIS Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Applications Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) GIS Officer
6 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Process Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Designer
7 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.45%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Ajax
1 7 (24.14%) jQuery
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) EJB
4 1 (3.45%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (3.45%) Java EE
4 1 (3.45%) OpenLayers
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) LLPG
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Open Source
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (10.34%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Assembly Language
3 2 (6.90%) COBOL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.90%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) BS7666
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Capita
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
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