The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 128 123 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 30 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.55% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.58% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 15
Average daily rate £325 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £311 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £23.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+63.15% -29.62%
Systems Analyst
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3564 3084 2661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.04% 94.28% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2143 1714 1351
Average daily rate £386 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 186 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the North West region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the North West region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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 -14 14 £305 +1.66% 7
Cheshire -8 3 £365 +21.66% 6
Lancashire - 3 £415 - 2
Merseyside - 3 £325 - 1
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) UML
2 13 (28.89%) Use Case
3 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.33%) SDLC
7 6 (13.33%) ISEB
8 5 (11.11%) Oracle
8 5 (11.11%) SQL
9 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
9 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.67%) LIMS
10 3 (6.67%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
10 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
10 3 (6.67%) Information Management
10 3 (6.67%) Banking
10 3 (6.67%) Retail
10 3 (6.67%) Informatics
11 2 (4.44%) Degree
11 2 (4.44%) Release Management
11 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.44%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (4.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) CICS
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.22%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) DB2
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.67%) Informatics
2 3 (6.67%) LIMS
2 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.22%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) UML
1 13 (28.89%) Use Case
2 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) SDLC
6 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
7 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.67%) Information Management
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.44%) OO
9 2 (4.44%) Release Management
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Assembly Language
2 2 (4.44%) C
2 2 (4.44%) COBOL
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) C++
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) Northgate
3 1 (2.22%) OpenText
3 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) SimCorp
3 1 (2.22%) Teradata
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Posted: 5 days ago
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