The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 67 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 1.60% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 2.20% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £25.00 £40.57
% change year-on-year
+86.00% -38.37%
Systems Analysis
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
488 363 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 87.61% 72.75% 78.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 248 196
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 11
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £31.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 13 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
Cardiff -19 1 £300 -22.58% 1
Systems Analysis
Wales

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SunGard
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Treasury Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) MODAF
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) SunGard