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 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 369 376 315
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -61
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 290 286 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.64% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 177 217
Median daily rate £405 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £305 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 10
Median hourly rate £32.50 £30.13 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -2.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%

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
44199 44580 42439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 79.49% 78.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 29376 28650 26727
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1208 1228
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 2016.

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
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 24 June 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
England +1 261 £425 +6.25% 59
London +16 105 £475 +7.64% 18
South East +10 62 £450 +12.50% 15
Yorkshire -10 20 £375 -6.25% 4
West Yorkshire +4 17 £375 - 2
Berkshire -4 17 £450 +16.12% 3
Scotland -29 17 £368 -16.00%
Buckinghamshire +20 16 £400 +11.11% 2
East Midlands -3 16 £488 +14.70% 1
West Midlands -18 16 £445 +13.01% 6
City of London +27 14 £550 +22.22% 8
South West +1 14 £330 -12.00% 5
Nottingham +1 13 £500 +33.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 13 £500 +33.33% 1
Slough +16 12 £450 - 2
Milton Keynes +12 12 £400 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +11 12 £425 +21.42% 5
North West +4 12 £350 -22.22% 3
East of England +2 12 £375 - 4
Leeds -3 10 £375 - 2
Edinburgh -15 9 £365 -18.88%
Hertfordshire +11 8 £375 -34.78% 1
Manchester -2 8 £350 -22.22%
Surrey -7 8 £500 +21.21% 2
Wales +21 7 £413 +35.24% 1
South Wales +19 7 £413 +35.24% 1
Newport +22 6 £419 +37.29%
West Lothian +13 6 £370 -36.20%
Livingston +12 6 £370 -36.20%
West Sussex -15 6 £400 -12.80% 1

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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.

1 184 (32.39%) Finance
2 178 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (18.84%) Business Analysis
4 94 (16.55%) SQL
5 86 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 79 (13.91%) Migration
7 78 (13.73%) Data Modelling
8 77 (13.56%) Banking
9 74 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
10 70 (12.32%) Waterfall
11 68 (11.97%) Oracle
12 67 (11.80%) SDLC
13 66 (11.62%) SQL Server
14 61 (10.74%) UML
15 57 (10.04%) Microsoft
16 56 (9.86%) Data Analysis
17 53 (9.33%) Project Management
18 49 (8.63%) Java
19 48 (8.45%) .NET
20 47 (8.27%) Windows
20 47 (8.27%) Degree
21 46 (8.10%) Scrum
22 43 (7.57%) XML
23 42 (7.39%) Web Services
23 42 (7.39%) JavaScript
23 42 (7.39%) CRM
24 41 (7.22%) MS Excel
24 41 (7.22%) Requirements Analysis
25 40 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
25 40 (7.04%) User Stories

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 23 (4.05%) Confluence
2 14 (2.46%) IIS
3 12 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.94%) Apache
5 10 (1.76%) CMS
5 10 (1.76%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.41%) SAS
7 7 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.06%) GeoServer
9 4 (0.70%) Drupal
9 4 (0.70%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.70%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.35%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.18%) CICS
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.81%) MS Office
3 24 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.94%) MS Project
5 8 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.23%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.88%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.70%) assyst
5 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.35%) Maximo
6 2 (0.35%) Misys Opics
6 2 (0.35%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) HFM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.23%) Office 365
2 2 (0.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.87%) Internet
2 8 (1.41%) WAN
3 7 (1.23%) LAN
4 6 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.70%) NAS
5 4 (0.70%) Network Security
5 4 (0.70%) SAN
5 4 (0.70%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.53%) DHCP
6 3 (0.53%) DNS
6 3 (0.53%) Wireless
7 2 (0.35%) Intranet
7 2 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.35%) Skype
7 2 (0.35%) SSL
7 2 (0.35%) VPN
8 1 (0.18%) ATM
8 1 (0.18%) Firewall
8 1 (0.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.62%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.69%) Relational Database
3 30 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.52%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.46%) Big Data
5 14 (2.46%) GIS
5 14 (2.46%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.41%) DB2
8 8 (1.41%) MySQL
9 7 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (1.06%) QGIS
10 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.88%) MS Access
11 5 (0.88%) Spatial Data
12 4 (0.70%) OLAP
12 4 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (6.16%) JIRA
2 14 (2.46%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.29%) Subversion
4 12 (2.11%) Maven
5 11 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (1.76%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.58%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.58%) Hudson
7 9 (1.58%) Selenium
7 9 (1.58%) WebDriver
8 8 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.23%) ERwin
9 7 (1.23%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.88%) Toad
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.53%) WiX
13 2 (0.35%) JIRA Agile
14 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 184 (32.39%) Finance
2 77 (13.56%) Banking
3 29 (5.11%) Retail
4 21 (3.70%) Marketing
4 21 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.52%) Billing
6 14 (2.46%) Legal
7 13 (2.29%) Front Office
8 12 (2.11%) Automotive
8 12 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.11%) Local Government
9 11 (1.94%) Back Office
10 8 (1.41%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.06%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.88%) Advertising
12 5 (0.88%) Law
13 3 (0.53%) Publishing
13 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 362 (63.73%) Analyst
2 214 (37.68%) Business Analyst
3 99 (17.43%) Systems Analyst
4 69 (12.15%) Developer
5 67 (11.80%) Business Systems Analyst
6 47 (8.27%) Architect
7 21 (3.70%) IT Analyst
8 20 (3.52%) Technical Analyst
9 19 (3.35%) Agile Business Analyst
9 19 (3.35%) Financial Analyst
10 18 (3.17%) Business IT Analyst
11 17 (2.99%) Data Analyst
11 17 (2.99%) Data Business Analyst
11 17 (2.99%) IT Business Analyst
11 17 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (2.82%) Technical Business Analyst
13 15 (2.64%) Banking Analyst
14 14 (2.46%) Linux Engineer
14 14 (2.46%) Project Manager
15 13 (2.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.45%) .NET
2 43 (7.57%) XML
3 42 (7.39%) Web Services
4 36 (6.34%) HTML
5 28 (4.93%) CSS
6 19 (3.35%) ASP.NET
6 19 (3.35%) SOAP
7 17 (2.99%) jQuery
8 12 (2.11%) RESTful
9 11 (1.94%) Ajax
9 11 (1.94%) Visualforce
10 9 (1.58%) XML Schema
11 7 (1.23%) FpML
11 7 (1.23%) REST
11 7 (1.23%) XSD
12 6 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (1.06%) HTML5
12 6 (1.06%) XSLT
13 5 (0.88%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.29%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.76%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.58%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.58%) User Experience
8 9 (1.58%) Video on Demand
9 8 (1.41%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.41%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.23%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.23%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.88%) NHS
11 5 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.88%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.70%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.27%) Windows
2 24 (4.23%) Linux
3 20 (3.52%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.11%) Unix
4 12 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.70%) Solaris
7 4 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.35%) Android
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) HPUX
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (18.84%) Business Analysis
3 86 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 79 (13.91%) Migration
5 78 (13.73%) Data Modelling
6 70 (12.32%) Waterfall
7 67 (11.80%) SDLC
8 61 (10.74%) UML
9 56 (9.86%) Data Analysis
10 53 (9.33%) Project Management
11 46 (8.10%) Scrum
12 42 (7.39%) CRM
13 41 (7.22%) Requirements Analysis
14 40 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
14 40 (7.04%) User Stories
15 39 (6.87%) PRINCE2
16 38 (6.69%) User Acceptance Testing
17 37 (6.51%) Change Management
18 36 (6.34%) ITIL
18 36 (6.34%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 94 (16.55%) SQL
2 49 (8.63%) Java
3 42 (7.39%) JavaScript
4 29 (5.11%) C++
5 28 (4.93%) C#
6 21 (3.70%) Python
7 13 (2.29%) Perl
8 11 (1.94%) Apex Code
8 11 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 11 (1.94%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.94%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.94%) SOQL
8 11 (1.94%) VBA
9 10 (1.76%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.58%) PHP
10 9 (1.58%) VB
11 5 (0.88%) Bourne shell
11 5 (0.88%) Korn
11 5 (0.88%) Ruby
12 4 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (8.27%) Degree
2 25 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.64%) ISEB
5 10 (1.76%) CISSP
5 10 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (1.58%) ISSAP
7 7 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.88%) CISM
8 5 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) GCIA
9 4 (0.70%) GCIH
9 4 (0.70%) GIAC
9 4 (0.70%) GSEC
9 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.70%) PMP
10 3 (0.53%) IIBA
11 2 (0.35%) HNC
11 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.64%) QA
2 7 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.70%) RMADS
4 4 (0.70%) SLA
5 3 (0.53%) DICOM
5 3 (0.53%) HL7
6 2 (0.35%) COBIT
6 2 (0.35%) FINREP
7 1 (0.18%) BS7666
7 1 (0.18%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.18%) EMIR
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.35%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.18%) HDFS
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.94%) Nagios
1 11 (1.94%) Puppet
2 5 (0.88%) Ansible
2 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.35%) Control-M
3 2 (0.35%) Oozie
4 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 68 (11.97%) Oracle
2 57 (10.04%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.87%) SAP
4 14 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.76%) Cognos
7 8 (1.41%) Reuters
7 8 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.23%) IBM
8 7 (1.23%) Remedy
9 6 (1.06%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.06%) Pega
9 6 (1.06%) VMware
10 5 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.88%) Charles River
10 5 (0.88%) EMC
10 5 (0.88%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.70%) Cisco
11 4 (0.70%) JDA
11 4 (0.70%) Lotus
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: Attractive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £42,000 - £55,000+ (depending on years of experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £42,000 - £55,000+ (depending on years of experience)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £42,000 - £55,000+ (depending on years of experience)
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Methods Professional Services Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day +
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Shareforce Ltd - Icon Solutions (UK) Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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