The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 346 283 261
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -22
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 288 351 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.65% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.86% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 214 215
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£400 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.04% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £307 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £536 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Average hourly rate £30.13 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £24.80 £22.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.20 £27.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £32.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+56.25% +45.45%

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
42683 40843 36923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.49% 76.03% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27538 25481 22182
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1145 1208 1092
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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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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
England -70 249 £400 -5.88% 62
London -67 84 £445 +4.51% 28
South East -27 50 £400 +10.34% 6
Scotland +24 32 £450 +45.16% 1
Yorkshire -8 27 £388 +3.33%
City of London -34 26 £450 -1.90% 15
East Midlands +4 24 £408 +33.06% 4
East of England -26 23 £375 -11.76% 2
Edinburgh +14 16 £450 +45.16% 1
South West +5 16 £375 +19.04% 9
Nottinghamshire 0 15 £375 - 2
West Midlands +9 14 £338 -10.00% 7
Berkshire +3 12 £388 -10.14% 1
Nottingham 0 12 £375 - 2
West Yorkshire -7 12 £375 -
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £425 +28.78%
North West -25 11 £350 +1.81% 5
Leeds -19 9 £375 -
Hampshire +2 8 £375 -11.76% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 8 £360 +2.85%
Milton Keynes -1 8 £480 +46.56%
Glasgow +7 7 £338 -0.73%
Surrey -3 7 £350 +55.55% 4
Cheshire +2 6 £325 -20.73% 3
Gloucestershire -5 6 £315 - 1
West Sussex -9 5 £400 -
Hertfordshire -13 5 £575 +27.77% 1
Manchester -19 5 £450 +38.46% 1
Oxfordshire -26 5 £330 +11.86%
Oxford - 5 £330 -

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 207 (32.45%) Finance
2 129 (20.22%) SQL
3 122 (19.12%) Business Analysis
4 107 (16.77%) Project Management
5 95 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (14.73%) Oracle
7 83 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
8 80 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (10.97%) Migration
10 69 (10.82%) Data Analysis
11 68 (10.66%) Data Modelling
12 67 (10.50%) Microsoft
12 67 (10.50%) SQL Server
13 61 (9.56%) .NET
13 61 (9.56%) SDLC
14 55 (8.62%) Banking
15 54 (8.46%) XML
16 51 (7.99%) PRINCE2
17 48 (7.52%) MS Excel
17 48 (7.52%) Degree
18 45 (7.05%) C#
19 44 (6.90%) Windows
19 44 (6.90%) UML
20 39 (6.11%) HTML
20 39 (6.11%) Java
20 39 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
21 37 (5.80%) Waterfall
22 36 (5.64%) Management Information System
23 34 (5.33%) Workflow
23 34 (5.33%) Data Migration

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 19 (2.98%) CMS
2 18 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (2.66%) WebSphere
4 15 (2.35%) SAS
5 13 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.41%) Documentum
7 7 (1.10%) MQSeries
8 6 (0.94%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.63%) IIS
9 4 (0.63%) JBoss
9 4 (0.63%) Apache
10 3 (0.47%) ArchestrA
11 2 (0.31%) Node.js
11 2 (0.31%) Liferay
11 2 (0.31%) Lync
11 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.31%) CICS
11 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 48 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.23%) MS Visio
2 27 (4.23%) MS Office
3 20 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.10%) MS Project
6 4 (0.63%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.47%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (0.94%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.63%) Algo Collateral
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.47%) Agresso
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.31%) HFM
5 2 (0.31%) Sage BI
6 1 (0.16%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.16%) Unica
6 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.94%) SaaS
2 5 (0.78%) PaaS
3 3 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.57%) Network Security
2 6 (0.94%) SAN
2 6 (0.94%) Internet
3 3 (0.47%) Intranet
3 3 (0.47%) Firewall
3 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.31%) DHCP
4 2 (0.31%) HTTP
4 2 (0.31%) ATM
4 2 (0.31%) DNS
4 2 (0.31%) MPLS
5 1 (0.16%) OFDM
5 1 (0.16%) MIMO
5 1 (0.16%) LTE
5 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.16%) Modbus
5 1 (0.16%) Packet Switching
5 1 (0.16%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.16%) VoIP
5 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 28 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.57%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.41%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.10%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.10%) SAP HANA
13 6 (0.94%) Big Data
14 5 (0.78%) MS Access
14 5 (0.78%) Star Schema
14 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.63%) DB2
15 4 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (2.19%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.41%) JIRA
4 8 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (0.94%) Axure RP
6 5 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.63%) Toad
7 4 (0.63%) ERwin
7 4 (0.63%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.47%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.47%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.47%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (0.47%) Maven
8 3 (0.47%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.31%) JUnit
9 2 (0.31%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.31%) LSMW
9 2 (0.31%) Subversion
9 2 (0.31%) XPEDITER
General
1 207 (32.45%) Finance
2 55 (8.62%) Banking
3 29 (4.55%) Retail
4 21 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.82%) Billing
6 18 (2.82%) Back Office
7 12 (1.88%) Front Office
8 11 (1.72%) Legal
8 11 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.41%) Automotive
9 9 (1.41%) Local Government
10 7 (1.10%) Military
11 6 (0.94%) Law
11 6 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.94%) Marketing
12 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 411 (64.42%) Analyst
2 278 (43.57%) Business Analyst
3 160 (25.08%) Systems Analyst
4 86 (13.48%) Developer
5 82 (12.85%) Business Systems Analyst
6 71 (11.13%) Architect
7 33 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 29 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 22 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 21 (3.29%) Technical Analyst
11 19 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (2.98%) Technical Business Analyst
12 18 (2.82%) Web Developer
13 17 (2.66%) Senior Business Analyst
14 14 (2.19%) Technical Architect
15 13 (2.04%) Support Analyst
15 13 (2.04%) .NET Developer
16 12 (1.88%) Java Developer
16 12 (1.88%) Consultant
16 12 (1.88%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (9.56%) .NET
2 54 (8.46%) XML
3 39 (6.11%) HTML
4 31 (4.86%) CSS
5 27 (4.23%) .NET Framework
6 22 (3.45%) Middleware
7 19 (2.98%) ASP.NET
8 18 (2.82%) Web Services
9 13 (2.04%) WCF
10 11 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (1.72%) HTML5
11 10 (1.57%) SOAP
12 9 (1.41%) Entity Framework
12 9 (1.41%) REST
12 9 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (1.25%) J2EE
14 7 (1.10%) ADO
14 7 (1.10%) Spring
14 7 (1.10%) NHibernate
15 6 (0.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.64%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 20 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 12 (1.88%) User Experience
4 12 (1.88%) Data Integration
5 11 (1.72%) Derivative
6 10 (1.57%) NHS
7 9 (1.41%) Raspberry Pi
8 8 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.25%) Equities
9 7 (1.10%) GIS
9 7 (1.10%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.94%) iSeries
10 6 (0.94%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.94%) Replication
11 5 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 44 (6.90%) Windows
2 12 (1.88%) UNIX
3 10 (1.57%) Linux
4 5 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.47%) Android
6 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (19.12%) Business Analysis
2 107 (16.77%) Project Management
3 95 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (10.97%) Migration
6 69 (10.82%) Data Analysis
7 68 (10.66%) Data Modelling
8 61 (9.56%) SDLC
9 51 (7.99%) PRINCE2
10 44 (6.90%) UML
11 37 (5.80%) Waterfall
12 34 (5.33%) Data Migration
12 34 (5.33%) Workflow
13 33 (5.17%) CRM
14 31 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (4.55%) MVC
16 28 (4.39%) Service Delivery
16 28 (4.39%) Scrum
16 28 (4.39%) ITIL
17 27 (4.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 129 (20.22%) SQL
2 45 (7.05%) C#
3 39 (6.11%) Java
4 30 (4.70%) JavaScript
5 23 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 18 (2.82%) C++
7 14 (2.19%) PHP
8 13 (2.04%) VB
9 9 (1.41%) C
10 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.10%) VBA
12 6 (0.94%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.94%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.63%) XPath
13 4 (0.63%) VBScript
13 4 (0.63%) COBOL
14 3 (0.47%) Perl
14 3 (0.47%) ABAP
14 3 (0.47%) SAPscript
14 3 (0.47%) JCL
Qualifications
1 48 (7.52%) Degree
2 28 (4.39%) ISEB
3 19 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.63%) HND
6 4 (0.63%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.47%) PMP
8 2 (0.31%) MCP
8 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.31%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.31%) CCNA
8 2 (0.31%) ACCA
8 2 (0.31%) CIMA
8 2 (0.31%) MOS
9 1 (0.16%) CISM
9 1 (0.16%) APMP
9 1 (0.16%) ISACA
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.98%) QA
2 5 (0.78%) EMIR
2 5 (0.78%) SLA
2 5 (0.78%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.63%) HL7
4 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.47%) FATCA
5 1 (0.16%) GPG13
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.31%) XenApp
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.47%) Control-M
3 2 (0.31%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.16%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 94 (14.73%) Oracle
2 67 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 30 (4.70%) IBM
4 28 (4.39%) SAP
5 20 (3.13%) Pega
6 12 (1.88%) PeopleSoft
7 11 (1.72%) Apple
8 9 (1.41%) JDA
8 9 (1.41%) Cisco
9 8 (1.25%) HP
10 7 (1.10%) Informatica
11 6 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.94%) VMware
11 6 (0.94%) WorldPay
12 5 (0.78%) JD Edwards
12 5 (0.78%) Remedy
13 4 (0.63%) Hyperion
13 4 (0.63%) EMC
13 4 (0.63%) Wonderware
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Nottingham
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