The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 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
System Analyst
Rank 106 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 30 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 0.50% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.53% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 11
Average daily rate £388 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £249 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £349 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £10.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2915 2248 2813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.87% 93.36% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1068 1362
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 183 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.47 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Systems Analyst
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 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 +6 25 £338 -3.57% 5
Cheshire -13 2 £450 - 4
Lancashire - 2 £388 -
Merseyside - - - - 5
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
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 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 15 (27.27%) SQL
1 15 (27.27%) UML
2 14 (25.45%) Finance
3 12 (21.82%) Scrum
3 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
4 11 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 9 (16.36%) Project Management
7 8 (14.55%) Oracle
7 8 (14.55%) Retail
7 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.73%) SOA
9 6 (10.91%) OO
9 6 (10.91%) ISEB
9 6 (10.91%) BPMN
10 5 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (7.27%) TDD
11 4 (7.27%) System Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Degree
11 4 (7.27%) Use Case
11 4 (7.27%) HP
11 4 (7.27%) RAD
11 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
11 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
12 3 (5.45%) MS Office
12 3 (5.45%) Windows
12 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
12 3 (5.45%) ETL
12 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence

Systems Analyst
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 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 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) Apache
1 1 (1.82%) SAS
1 1 (1.82%) WorkSite
1 1 (1.82%) JCAPS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.82%) OLAP
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
4 1 (1.82%) German Language
4 1 (1.82%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
1 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) Statistics
2 2 (3.64%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.82%) Debian
2 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) UML
2 12 (21.82%) Scrum
2 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
3 11 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 9 (16.36%) Project Management
6 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (12.73%) SOA
8 6 (10.91%) OO
8 6 (10.91%) BPMN
9 5 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (7.27%) TDD
10 4 (7.27%) System Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Use Case
10 4 (7.27%) RAD
11 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.45%) ETL
11 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.45%) Validation
11 3 (5.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VB
3 1 (1.82%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) Scala
3 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) ISEB
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Samba
1 1 (1.82%) Xen
1 1 (1.82%) KVM
1 1 (1.82%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) HP
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Primavera
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Dell
5 1 (1.82%) Intel
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) Altiris
5 1 (1.82%) AppSense
5 1 (1.82%) Teradata
5 1 (1.82%) VocaLink
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