The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West 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
Systems Analysis
Rank 119 106 121
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 17 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.83% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Average daily rate £325 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £325 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £470 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
+20.71% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.57 £39.04 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +143.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2259 1696 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.19% 70.43% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 841 965
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £226 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 82 91
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Systems Analysis
England

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 18 April 2014.

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 7 £278 -14.61% 4
Cheshire -8 6 £425 - 3
Lancashire - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
Systems Analysis
England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Workflow
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (16.67%) ISEB
4 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.33%) SOA
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Taxonomies
4 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) BPMN
5 3 (10.00%) Use Case
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (3.33%) WorkSite
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.33%) QlikView
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) ProC
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Local Government
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus Notes Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) XSL
4 1 (3.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Workflow
3 4 (13.33%) SOA
3 4 (13.33%) Scrum
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (10.00%) BPMN
4 3 (10.00%) Use Case
4 3 (10.00%) Data Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C#
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) SELCOPY
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) LotusScript
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) REXX
4 1 (3.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Kofax
2 1 (3.33%) Tableau
2 1 (3.33%) Northgate
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.33%) CA
2 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (3.33%) Lotus
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