The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Analysis
UK
Rank 427 414 357
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -57
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 167 214 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.52% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 110 180
Median daily rate £446 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.80% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £46.50 £19.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +139.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £26.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £43.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £46.50 £19.42
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +139.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36787 40770 39839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.22% 81.73% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26360 25795
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1195 1065
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Systems Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK.

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
England -30 147 £450 +20.00% 51
London +5 83 £475 +11.76% 16
South East +6 19 £450 +20.00% 14
City of London +3 18 £450 -2.70% 6
Scotland +20 17 £375 -3.22% 1
West Midlands -18 14 £400 - 2
East of England +8 13 £425 - 6
Yorkshire +3 8 £350 -6.66% 3
Berkshire +8 7 £400 - 3
Coventry - 7 £468 -
Glasgow +6 6 £365 +4.28% 1
Edinburgh +20 5 £379 -5.31%
Hertfordshire +5 5 £425 -
Essex +4 5 - - 2
East Midlands -3 5 £440 +35.38% 2
North West +16 4 £456 +26.73% 1
West Yorkshire +2 4 £350 -2.77% 2
Leeds -6 4 £350 -2.77% 2
Basildon - 4 - -
Manchester +12 3 £488 +26.62%
Surrey +12 3 £457 +18.57% 3
Leicestershire +3 3 £450 +38.46%
North Yorkshire - 3 £350 - 1
Docklands, London - 3 £700 -
Birmingham - 3 £300 - 1
York - 3 £350 -
Hampshire +10 2 £575 +79.68% 2
Leicester +6 2 £450 +38.46%
Milton Keynes +5 2 - -
Stirling +3 2 £475 +5.55%

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 124 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (29.74%) Finance
3 75 (19.23%) SQL
4 70 (17.95%) Business Analysis
5 62 (15.90%) Banking
6 53 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (12.31%) Data Modelling
8 45 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 44 (11.28%) SDLC
9 44 (11.28%) Migration
9 44 (11.28%) Retail
10 42 (10.77%) Microsoft
11 41 (10.51%) Oracle
12 40 (10.26%) Project Management
12 40 (10.26%) Data Analysis
12 40 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 36 (9.23%) HTML
13 36 (9.23%) JavaScript
13 36 (9.23%) UML
13 36 (9.23%) Waterfall
14 35 (8.97%) SQL Server
14 35 (8.97%) Degree
15 34 (8.72%) User Stories
16 33 (8.46%) .NET
16 33 (8.46%) XML
17 32 (8.21%) Requirements Analysis
18 31 (7.95%) OO
19 29 (7.44%) MS Excel
19 29 (7.44%) Management Information System
19 29 (7.44%) Scrum

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (2.05%) CMS
2 6 (1.54%) Confluence
3 4 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.03%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.51%) IIS
5 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.59%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.08%) MS Office
4 9 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.77%) Sonata
4 2 (0.51%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.51%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.26%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.26%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
5 1 (0.26%) Maximo
5 1 (0.26%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.26%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.26%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.26%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.26%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.77%) SaaS
3 2 (0.51%) Veeva
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.08%) Internet
2 8 (2.05%) LAN
2 8 (2.05%) WAN
3 7 (1.79%) Network Security
3 7 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.54%) HTTP
5 3 (0.77%) DHCP
5 3 (0.77%) DNS
5 3 (0.77%) Firewall
5 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.51%) Skype
6 2 (0.51%) VPN
7 1 (0.26%) BGP
7 1 (0.26%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.26%) IPsec
7 1 (0.26%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.26%) OSPF
7 1 (0.26%) SMTP
7 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.59%) Big Data
6 11 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.28%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.03%) PowerCenter
10 3 (0.77%) MySQL
10 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.51%) DB2
11 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (5.90%) JIRA
2 13 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.56%) Hudson
3 10 (2.56%) Maven
3 10 (2.56%) Subversion
4 8 (2.05%) Calabash
5 6 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.28%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.03%) PVCS
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.51%) Selenium
9 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.51%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.26%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.26%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.26%) JBuilder
10 1 (0.26%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.26%) Jtest
10 1 (0.26%) NetBeans
General
1 116 (29.74%) Finance
2 62 (15.90%) Banking
3 44 (11.28%) Retail
4 26 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.82%) Legal
6 11 (2.82%) Marketing
7 10 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.54%) Local Government
9 5 (1.28%) Front Office
9 5 (1.28%) Publishing
10 4 (1.03%) Billing
10 4 (1.03%) Law
10 4 (1.03%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.77%) Advertising
12 2 (0.51%) Back Office
12 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 244 (62.56%) Analyst
2 117 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 100 (25.64%) Systems Analyst
4 72 (18.46%) Developer
5 66 (16.92%) Business Systems Analyst
6 37 (9.49%) Architect
7 23 (5.90%) Technical Analyst
8 16 (4.10%) IT Analyst
8 16 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
9 15 (3.85%) iOS Developer
10 14 (3.59%) Banking Analyst
11 13 (3.33%) Consultant
11 13 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
11 13 (3.33%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.08%) Data Analyst
12 12 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (2.82%) Security Analyst
14 10 (2.56%) Security Architect
14 10 (2.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.23%) HTML
2 33 (8.46%) .NET
2 33 (8.46%) XML
3 28 (7.18%) CSS
4 24 (6.15%) HTML5
5 21 (5.38%) CSS3
6 16 (4.10%) RESTful
7 15 (3.85%) Cocoa
7 15 (3.85%) JSON
8 13 (3.33%) Web Services
9 9 (2.31%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.79%) Ajax
10 7 (1.79%) Node.js
11 6 (1.54%) XHTML
12 5 (1.28%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.28%) Middleware
12 5 (1.28%) React
12 5 (1.28%) SOAP
12 5 (1.28%) Visualforce
13 4 (1.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.44%) Management Information System
3 28 (7.18%) User Experience
4 22 (5.64%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.85%) iPad
5 15 (3.85%) iPhone
6 11 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.54%) EPoS
9 5 (1.28%) Cyber Defence
9 5 (1.28%) Data Conversion
9 5 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.28%) Derivative
9 5 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.28%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.28%) FMCG
10 4 (1.03%) Equities
10 4 (1.03%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.03%) PMI
10 4 (1.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.15%) Windows
2 18 (4.62%) Linux
3 15 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.33%) Unix
5 8 (2.05%) Android
6 6 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.03%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.26%) OS/400
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (17.95%) Business Analysis
3 53 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (12.31%) Data Modelling
5 44 (11.28%) Migration
5 44 (11.28%) SDLC
6 40 (10.26%) Data Analysis
6 40 (10.26%) Project Management
6 40 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (9.23%) UML
7 36 (9.23%) Waterfall
8 34 (8.72%) User Stories
9 32 (8.21%) Requirements Analysis
10 31 (7.95%) OO
11 29 (7.44%) Scrum
12 26 (6.67%) Data Migration
13 25 (6.41%) Test Scripting
14 24 (6.15%) ITIL
15 23 (5.90%) TDD
16 22 (5.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 75 (19.23%) SQL
2 36 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 23 (5.90%) Java
4 17 (4.36%) C#
5 15 (3.85%) Apple Swift
5 15 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 15 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 15 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.56%) C++
7 6 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.28%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.03%) C
9 4 (1.03%) COBOL
9 4 (1.03%) SOQL
10 3 (0.77%) PHP
10 3 (0.77%) Python
10 3 (0.77%) VBScript
11 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.51%) R
12 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (8.97%) Degree
2 24 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.36%) CISSP
4 13 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.08%) ISSAP
6 10 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.31%) ISEB
8 5 (1.28%) PMP
9 4 (1.03%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.03%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.51%) APMP
10 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.51%) MCSD
10 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.26%) CCIE
11 1 (0.26%) CCSP
11 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.05%) MiFID
2 6 (1.54%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.54%) QA
3 4 (1.03%) COBIT
4 3 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.51%) SEPA
5 2 (0.51%) SLA
5 2 (0.51%) TARGET2
6 1 (0.26%) GMP
6 1 (0.26%) GxP
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) XenApp
2 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.28%) QRadar
2 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 41 (10.51%) Oracle
3 14 (3.59%) SAP
4 8 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.79%) Cognos
6 5 (1.28%) Informatica
6 5 (1.28%) Splunk
6 5 (1.28%) Trend Micro
7 4 (1.03%) Remedy
7 4 (1.03%) Sun
8 3 (0.77%) Cisco
8 3 (0.77%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.77%) Northgate
8 3 (0.77%) Sage
8 3 (0.77%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.51%) IFS
9 2 (0.51%) Infor
9 2 (0.51%) LANDesk
9 2 (0.51%) NICE Systems
9 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Rate: £375.00 - £435.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: Flexible D.O.E
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
(Home Working) Office London
The Curve Group
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £650 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £480 to £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago