The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 124 139 135
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 18 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.35% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 11
Median daily rate £340 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £195 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £322 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2781 3145 2976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.82% 95.13% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1805 2003 1917
Median daily rate £375 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 218 166
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the South West region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the South West region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire +6 6 £350 +12.90% 1
Devon +8 4 £165 -17.50% 1
Bristol -2 4 £375 +25.00% 3
Gloucestershire +9 2 £395 - 5
Dorset -3 2 £330 +76.00%
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Migration
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
5 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (20.00%) User Stories
6 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 3 (10.00%) System Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
9 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.67%) Marketing
9 2 (6.67%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) UML
9 2 (6.67%) Back Office
9 2 (6.67%) BT
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
10 1 (3.33%) Workflow
10 1 (3.33%) Saba
10 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.33%) CIMA

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) BYOD
3 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
4 6 (20.00%) User Stories
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) System Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.67%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Cash Management
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (3.33%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) Service Design
8 1 (3.33%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ACCA
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.33%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ganglia
1 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (3.33%) Appcelerator
3 1 (3.33%) BMC
3 1 (3.33%) New Relic
3 1 (3.33%) Saba
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Unisys
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