The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 125 112 126
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 19 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.50% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Average daily rate £375 £300 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £351 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.89% -35.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 2195 3363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.30% 94.37% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1307 1959
Average daily rate £350 £340 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 147 243
Average hourly rate £19.66 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -8 6 £363 +19.83% 3
Wiltshire - 6 - -
Somerset - 3 £350 -
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (20.00%) Use Case
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Scrum
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) UML
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) Lync
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) SCOrch
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) Lync
1 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) QlikView
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) SOAP
1 1 (3.33%) REST
1 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) NHS
1 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Debian
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Use Case
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Scrum
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) UML
4 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) User Stories
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.67%) Test Management
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Security Management
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) Scala
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Samba
2 1 (3.33%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (3.33%) Xen
2 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.67%) SCSM
2 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.33%) WSO2
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