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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 394 358 307
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -51
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 263 286 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.52% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.65% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 181 211
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £304 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £25.25 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.11% -16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £14.85 £21.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £50.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £25.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+88.11% -15.83%

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
43957 43706 42107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.92% 79.33% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29196 27767 26626
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 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1244 1239
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.36 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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
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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 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 -12 237 £413 -2.94% 44
London 0 82 £450 - 15
South East -15 58 £450 +5.88% 8
Yorkshire +4 26 £400 +6.66% 4
West Yorkshire +8 22 £400 +0.62% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 19 £400 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +4 18 £500 +24.22% 4
Scotland -16 18 £368 -18.33% 2
Milton Keynes +17 17 £400 +14.28%
Leeds +4 16 £400 +0.62% 1
South West -5 16 £330 -14.83% 3
Nottinghamshire +4 14 £500 +33.33% 2
East of England -3 14 £425 +2.40% 4
Surrey -8 13 £494 +14.16% 1
Nottingham +1 12 £500 +33.33% 2
West Midlands -21 12 £431 -5.47% 1
City of London +29 11 £488 +8.33% 7
North West -9 10 £250 -35.48% 4
Berkshire -11 10 £470 +34.28% 3
Hampshire +4 9 £450 +16.12%
Edinburgh -8 9 £240 -46.66% 1
Wales +16 7 £406 +33.19%
South Wales +12 7 £406 +33.19%
Hertfordshire +7 7 £438 -23.91% 2
Newport +25 6 £413 +35.24%
Slough +11 6 £470 - 1
West Lothian +9 6 £383 -34.05%
Livingston +8 6 £383 -34.05%
Gloucestershire +8 6 £378 +19.84%
West Sussex -35 5 £365 -17.74%

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 150 (29.01%) Finance
2 147 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (19.34%) Business Analysis
4 91 (17.60%) SQL
5 79 (15.28%) Migration
6 74 (14.31%) Oracle
7 72 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
8 71 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (13.54%) Data Modelling
10 66 (12.77%) SDLC
11 65 (12.57%) Banking
12 63 (12.19%) SQL Server
13 56 (10.83%) Waterfall
14 55 (10.64%) Data Analysis
15 54 (10.44%) Windows
16 51 (9.86%) Java
17 50 (9.67%) Project Management
18 47 (9.09%) Microsoft
19 46 (8.90%) .NET
19 46 (8.90%) UML
19 46 (8.90%) Degree
20 42 (8.12%) JavaScript
20 42 (8.12%) MS Excel
21 41 (7.93%) XML
22 40 (7.74%) Relational Database
23 38 (7.35%) Web Services
24 37 (7.16%) Scrum
25 36 (6.96%) JIRA
26 35 (6.77%) PRINCE2
27 34 (6.58%) C++

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 22 (4.26%) Confluence
2 14 (2.71%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.51%) IIS
4 11 (2.13%) Apache
4 11 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.74%) CMS
6 7 (1.35%) SAS
6 7 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.16%) GeoServer
7 6 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.77%) Drupal
8 4 (0.77%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.39%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.39%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.19%) CICS
10 1 (0.19%) Moodle
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 42 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.61%) MS Office
3 19 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.93%) MS Project
4 10 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.97%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.97%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.39%) Maximo
4 2 (0.39%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.19%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.19%) assyst
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) HFM
5 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.19%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.19%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.19%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.19%) Basecamp
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.19%) Office 365
1 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.45%) Internet
2 8 (1.55%) WAN
3 7 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (1.16%) LAN
5 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.77%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.58%) NAS
7 3 (0.58%) SAN
7 3 (0.58%) SSL
7 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.39%) Intranet
8 2 (0.39%) Network Security
8 2 (0.39%) VPN
9 1 (0.19%) ATM
9 1 (0.19%) DHCP
9 1 (0.19%) DNS
9 1 (0.19%) HTTP
9 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.19%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.74%) Relational Database
3 27 (5.22%) RDBMS
4 25 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.71%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.51%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (2.13%) Big Data
9 11 (2.13%) GIS
9 11 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.74%) MS Access
11 8 (1.55%) DB2
11 8 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.16%) MySQL
13 6 (1.16%) QGIS
13 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (6.96%) JIRA
2 16 (3.09%) Jenkins
2 16 (3.09%) Maven
3 15 (2.90%) Subversion
4 14 (2.71%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.71%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (2.13%) Eclipse
5 11 (2.13%) Hudson
5 11 (2.13%) Selenium
5 11 (2.13%) WebDriver
6 8 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.16%) ERwin
8 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.97%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.58%) WiX
11 2 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.39%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 150 (29.01%) Finance
2 65 (12.57%) Banking
3 27 (5.22%) Retail
4 21 (4.06%) Marketing
5 15 (2.90%) Billing
5 15 (2.90%) Legal
6 14 (2.71%) Local Government
6 14 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.32%) Back Office
7 12 (2.32%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.13%) Automotive
9 10 (1.93%) Front Office
10 9 (1.74%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.16%) Law
11 6 (1.16%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.58%) Advertising
13 2 (0.39%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 304 (58.80%) Analyst
2 187 (36.17%) Business Analyst
3 84 (16.25%) Systems Analyst
4 70 (13.54%) Developer
5 61 (11.80%) Business Systems Analyst
6 41 (7.93%) Architect
7 17 (3.29%) Data Analyst
7 17 (3.29%) Financial Analyst
7 17 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (2.90%) Agile Business Analyst
9 14 (2.71%) Data Business Analyst
9 14 (2.71%) IT Analyst
9 14 (2.71%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (2.71%) Senior Developer
10 13 (2.51%) Banking Analyst
10 13 (2.51%) Business IT Analyst
10 13 (2.51%) IT Business Analyst
10 13 (2.51%) Project Manager
10 13 (2.51%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 12 (2.32%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.90%) .NET
2 41 (7.93%) XML
3 38 (7.35%) Web Services
4 34 (6.58%) HTML
5 28 (5.42%) CSS
6 21 (4.06%) SOAP
7 17 (3.29%) ASP.NET
8 16 (3.09%) jQuery
9 14 (2.71%) RESTful
10 13 (2.51%) Visualforce
11 12 (2.32%) XML Schema
12 9 (1.74%) Ajax
13 8 (1.55%) XSD
14 7 (1.35%) FpML
14 7 (1.35%) REST
15 6 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (1.16%) HTML5
16 5 (0.97%) .NET Framework
16 5 (0.97%) Java EE
16 5 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.51%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (2.32%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.55%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.55%) Mainframe
8 8 (1.55%) NHS
9 7 (1.35%) Reference Data
9 7 (1.35%) User Experience
10 6 (1.16%) Video on Demand
11 5 (0.97%) Equities
11 5 (0.97%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.97%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.77%) Derivative
12 4 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.44%) Windows
2 23 (4.45%) Linux
3 20 (3.87%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.29%) Unix
5 13 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.77%) Solaris
8 4 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.39%) Android
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) HPUX
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (19.34%) Business Analysis
3 79 (15.28%) Migration
4 71 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (13.54%) Data Modelling
6 66 (12.77%) SDLC
7 56 (10.83%) Waterfall
8 55 (10.64%) Data Analysis
9 50 (9.67%) Project Management
10 46 (8.90%) UML
11 37 (7.16%) Scrum
12 35 (6.77%) PRINCE2
13 33 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (6.38%) Change Management
13 33 (6.38%) Data Migration
14 32 (6.19%) CRM
15 31 (6.00%) User Stories
16 29 (5.61%) ITIL
16 29 (5.61%) Translating Business Requirements
16 29 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (17.60%) SQL
2 51 (9.86%) Java
3 42 (8.12%) JavaScript
4 34 (6.58%) C++
5 30 (5.80%) C#
6 19 (3.68%) Python
7 15 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.51%) Apex Code
8 13 (2.51%) SOQL
8 13 (2.51%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.13%) Perl
9 11 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.93%) VB
11 9 (1.74%) VBA
12 7 (1.35%) PHP
12 7 (1.35%) VBScript
13 5 (0.97%) Bourne shell
13 5 (0.97%) Ruby
13 5 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (8.90%) Degree
2 24 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.09%) ISEB
3 16 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (0.97%) CISSP
5 5 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.77%) CISM
6 4 (0.77%) GCIA
6 4 (0.77%) GCIH
6 4 (0.77%) GIAC
6 4 (0.77%) GSEC
6 4 (0.77%) ISSAP
6 4 (0.77%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.77%) PMP
6 4 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.58%) IIBA
8 2 (0.39%) HNC
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.90%) QA
2 9 (1.74%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.77%) RMADS
4 4 (0.77%) SLA
5 3 (0.58%) DICOM
5 3 (0.58%) HL7
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
6 2 (0.39%) FINREP
7 1 (0.19%) BS7666
7 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.13%) Nagios
1 11 (2.13%) Puppet
2 5 (0.97%) Ansible
2 5 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.39%) Oozie
4 1 (0.19%) Control-M
4 1 (0.19%) QRadar
Vendors
1 74 (14.31%) Oracle
2 47 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.90%) SAP
4 14 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.74%) Pega
7 8 (1.55%) Reuters
7 8 (1.55%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.16%) Bloomberg
8 6 (1.16%) IBM
9 5 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.97%) Charles River
9 5 (0.97%) Cognos
9 5 (0.97%) EMC
9 5 (0.97%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.97%) RedGate
9 5 (0.97%) VMware
10 4 (0.77%) Capita
10 4 (0.77%) Lotus
10 4 (0.77%) Remedy
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £450 - £478 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM CIC Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £56,600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £395 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Progress Housing Group
Rate: From £27,408 to £32,244 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago