The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 174 170 203
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 88 109 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 1.11% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.18% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 89 29
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.74% -40.18%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8278 9272 8687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.04% 94.81% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4990 5586 4794
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 428 424
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the South East region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the South East region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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 +1 33 £433 +20.97% 3
Hampshire -4 22 £500 +19.40% 5
Surrey +3 9 £375 - 1
East Sussex +14 7 £400 +17.64% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £280 -6.66%
West Sussex +7 6 £400 -15.78% 3
Oxfordshire -9 2 £250 -33.33%
Kent - 1 £275 -
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 57 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.14%) Business Analysis
3 37 (24.18%) Data Protection
4 34 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
5 32 (20.92%) Waterfall
6 31 (20.26%) Finance
6 31 (20.26%) SQL
7 30 (19.61%) SDLC
8 26 (16.99%) BPMN
9 25 (16.34%) Systems Analysis
10 22 (14.38%) MS Visio
11 21 (13.73%) UML
12 18 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.11%) SAP
14 16 (10.46%) Java
14 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
14 16 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (9.80%) Security Cleared
16 14 (9.15%) Degree
17 13 (8.50%) Oracle
18 12 (7.84%) Relational Database
18 12 (7.84%) Translating Business Requirements
18 12 (7.84%) C
18 12 (7.84%) C++
18 12 (7.84%) VB
18 12 (7.84%) RAD
18 12 (7.84%) RDBMS
18 12 (7.84%) MVC
18 12 (7.84%) Project Management
18 12 (7.84%) Software Engineering

Systems Analyst Skill Set
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 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.61%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.96%) WordPress
4 1 (0.65%) CICS
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (14.38%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.96%) MS Office
3 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.96%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.58%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 3 (1.96%) Sage X3
3 2 (1.31%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (1.31%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.31%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.31%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.65%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) SaaS
2 2 (1.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) Google Drive
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) DHCP
1 4 (2.61%) DNS
1 4 (2.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.84%) RDBMS
1 12 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.27%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.31%) PowerCenter
4 2 (1.31%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.65%) MS Access
5 1 (0.65%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.65%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (20.26%) Finance
2 11 (7.19%) Banking
3 8 (5.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.92%) Retail
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.96%) Publishing
6 2 (1.31%) Advertising
6 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Automotive
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.27%) Web Services
2 3 (1.96%) XML
3 2 (1.31%) .NET
3 2 (1.31%) Java EE
3 2 (1.31%) JSP
3 2 (1.31%) SOAP
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.58%) Life Science
3 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.92%) User Experience
4 5 (3.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.96%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (1.31%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.31%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.31%) Statistics
6 2 (1.31%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.65%) AS400
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Linux
2 5 (3.27%) Unix
3 4 (2.61%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.65%) MVS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.14%) Business Analysis
3 37 (24.18%) Data Protection
4 34 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
5 32 (20.92%) Waterfall
6 30 (19.61%) SDLC
7 26 (16.99%) BPMN
8 25 (16.34%) Systems Analysis
9 21 (13.73%) UML
10 18 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (7.84%) MVC
11 12 (7.84%) Project Management
11 12 (7.84%) RAD
11 12 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 12 (7.84%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (6.54%) Change Management
13 9 (5.88%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.88%) Programme Management
13 9 (5.88%) Scrum
13 9 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.26%) SQL
2 16 (10.46%) Java
3 12 (7.84%) C
3 12 (7.84%) C++
3 12 (7.84%) VB
4 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.31%) JCL
6 1 (0.65%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.15%) Degree
3 7 (4.58%) ISEB
4 6 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.31%) ACCA
6 2 (1.31%) CIMA
7 1 (0.65%) CCA
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.84%) QA
2 7 (4.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (3.27%) SLA
4 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.65%) GAMP
5 1 (0.65%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.61%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.61%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.31%) Control-M
2 2 (1.31%) SCCM
2 2 (1.31%) SCOM
3 1 (0.65%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (11.11%) SAP
2 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.50%) Oracle
4 9 (5.88%) Sage
5 8 (5.23%) VMware
6 7 (4.58%) NetSuite
7 5 (3.27%) Capita
7 5 (3.27%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.61%) NetApp
9 3 (1.96%) Adobe
9 3 (1.96%) IFS
10 2 (1.31%) Anaplan
10 2 (1.31%) Cognos
10 2 (1.31%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.31%) Northgate
10 2 (1.31%) Remedy
10 2 (1.31%) Tableau
11 1 (0.65%) Concur
11 1 (0.65%) HP
11 1 (0.65%) IBM