The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 41 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 10 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.98% 0.33% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.35% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £363 £238 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -38.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £228 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £248 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.82% -44.42%
Systems Analyst
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
495 575 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 98.02% 95.67% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 431 434
Median daily rate £370 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 21
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Newport - 6 £400 -
Cardiff +13 3 £325 +30.00%
Systems Analyst
Wales

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Wales region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Use Case
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.76%) MS Access
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Automotive
5 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
5 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MS Access
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.88%) Lotus