The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 203 218 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 64 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.58% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 39
Median daily rate £433 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £331 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £791 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +70.00%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7164 7766 7125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.72% 79.33% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4368 4779 3989
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 252 266
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Systems Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 25 £450 -44.23%
Buckinghamshire +17 14 £378 -5.62% 2
Hampshire +1 12 £425 +2.10% 1
Surrey -2 6 £450 +25.43% 4
West Sussex -6 6 £400 -20.00%
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
Systems Analysis
England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 52 (42.28%) Finance
2 47 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.20%) SQL
4 29 (23.58%) Waterfall
5 22 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 21 (17.07%) Requirements Analysis
7 20 (16.26%) Banking
8 16 (13.01%) Data Modelling
8 16 (13.01%) XML
9 15 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (10.57%) .NET
10 13 (10.57%) Java
10 13 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (10.57%) ETL
10 13 (10.57%) User Stories
11 11 (8.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 11 (8.94%) Cognos
11 11 (8.94%) PRINCE2
11 11 (8.94%) MS Office
11 11 (8.94%) Web Services
11 11 (8.94%) SDLC
12 10 (8.13%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
13 9 (7.32%) ISEB
13 9 (7.32%) UML
13 9 (7.32%) C++
13 9 (7.32%) GAP Analysis

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.88%) Confluence
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Office
2 7 (5.69%) MS Project
2 7 (5.69%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.63%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.81%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) SSL
2 2 (1.63%) VPN
3 1 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.32%) Big Data
2 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.69%) Cognos Report Studio
5 5 (4.07%) PowerCenter
6 4 (3.25%) Data Mart
6 4 (3.25%) DataStage
6 4 (3.25%) OLAP
6 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.81%) MS Access
9 1 (0.81%) MySQL
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) JIRA
2 4 (3.25%) Toad
3 2 (1.63%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (42.28%) Finance
2 20 (16.26%) Banking
3 7 (5.69%) Retail
4 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.25%) Automotive
5 4 (3.25%) Billing
5 4 (3.25%) Marketing
6 3 (2.44%) Local Government
7 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.63%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Front Office
8 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (71.54%) Analyst
2 46 (37.40%) Business Analyst
3 25 (20.33%) Systems Analyst
4 18 (14.63%) Business Systems Analyst
5 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 13 (10.57%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (9.76%) Data Business Analyst
6 12 (9.76%) Technical Business Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Consultant
7 9 (7.32%) Report Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Designer
9 6 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (4.07%) CRM Consultant
10 5 (4.07%) IT Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.25%) Finance Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Mortgage Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.01%) XML
2 13 (10.57%) .NET
3 11 (8.94%) Web Services
4 8 (6.50%) HTML
5 7 (5.69%) FpML
6 2 (1.63%) Java EE
6 2 (1.63%) XSLT
7 1 (0.81%) Ajax
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.81%) CSS
7 1 (0.81%) J2EE
7 1 (0.81%) jQuery
7 1 (0.81%) JSP
7 1 (0.81%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (0.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.69%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.07%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.25%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.25%) SCADA
6 3 (2.44%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.63%) Contactless
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.81%) User Experience
8 1 (0.81%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.69%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Unix
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.58%) Waterfall
3 22 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (17.07%) Business Analysis
4 21 (17.07%) Requirements Analysis
5 16 (13.01%) Data Modelling
6 15 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (10.57%) ETL
7 13 (10.57%) User Stories
8 11 (8.94%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.94%) SDLC
9 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (8.13%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (7.32%) UML
11 8 (6.50%) CRM
11 8 (6.50%) Functional Testing
11 8 (6.50%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.50%) Time Management
12 7 (5.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.20%) SQL
2 13 (10.57%) Java
3 9 (7.32%) C++
4 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.25%) VB
5 3 (2.44%) C#
5 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.44%) VBScript
6 2 (1.63%) Python
6 2 (1.63%) VBA
7 1 (0.81%) C
7 1 (0.81%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.81%) Scala
7 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) ISEB
2 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.07%) Degree
4 4 (3.25%) CISM
4 4 (3.25%) CISSP
4 4 (3.25%) GCIA
4 4 (3.25%) GCIH
4 4 (3.25%) GIAC
4 4 (3.25%) GSEC
4 4 (3.25%) ISSAP
4 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) CCA
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) RMADS
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Control-M
2 1 (0.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.94%) Cognos
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.88%) Bloomberg
3 6 (4.88%) Reuters
4 5 (4.07%) Informatica
4 5 (4.07%) Oracle
5 4 (3.25%) Remedy
6 3 (2.44%) Siebel
7 2 (1.63%) IFS
7 2 (1.63%) SAP
7 2 (1.63%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.81%) JDA
8 1 (0.81%) Northgate
8 1 (0.81%) RedGate
8 1 (0.81%) Sage