The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 118 136 97
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -39
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 16 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.37% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.48% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
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£369 £315 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.06% -26.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £308 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £425 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+25.41% +7.14%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2254 2281 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.96% 76.98% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1515 1521 913
Average daily rate £400 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 116 67
Average hourly rate £36.40 £33.84 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Bristol - 6 £369 - 2
Dorset - 4 £530 - 3
Gloucestershire -6 2 £315 - 4
Devon - 2 - -
Somerset +11 1 - -
Systems Analysis
England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Project Management
2 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
3 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (14.63%) BPR
4 6 (14.63%) Middleware
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) SOA
4 6 (14.63%) Local Government
4 6 (14.63%) Information Management
4 6 (14.63%) Workflow
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
4 6 (14.63%) Financial Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
5 5 (12.20%) SDLC
5 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
5 5 (12.20%) MVC
5 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (12.20%) ETL
5 5 (12.20%) C#
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) ISEB
6 4 (9.76%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Drupal
1 2 (4.88%) Liferay
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Modbus
1 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) EDRMS
4 2 (4.88%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Local Government
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Manager
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Middleware
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
3 2 (4.88%) WCF
3 2 (4.88%) Spring
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.88%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.44%) Memcached
4 1 (2.44%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.32%) NHS
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon Linux
1 2 (4.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Project Management
2 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) BPR
3 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.63%) SOA
3 6 (14.63%) Information Management
3 6 (14.63%) Workflow
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (12.20%) SDLC
4 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
4 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (12.20%) ETL
5 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.76%) CRM
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) C
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded C
3 2 (4.88%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) HL7
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ansible
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.88%) InterSystems
4 1 (2.44%) SAP