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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Analysis
UK
Rank 421 393 353
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -40
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 181 247 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.57% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 139 173
Median daily rate £475 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £320 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £40.50 £33.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.38 £25.53 £42.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £43.75 £86.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £33.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -32.50%

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
37065 42986 41665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.79% 82.74% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24644 28105 26278
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1180 1114
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -27 168 £475 +18.75% 44
London +47 106 £485 +14.11% 13
South East -11 20 £450 +5.88% 13
North West +10 11 £400 +4.23% 3
West Midlands -11 11 £394 -1.56% 1
Scotland +17 10 £391 +17.66%
City of London -3 9 £525 +23.52% 4
South West -1 8 £550 +45.21% 3
Manchester +7 7 £450 +17.26%
East of England -1 7 £350 -17.64% 1
Berkshire +13 5 £450 +5.88% 1
Coventry +1 5 £400 -5.88%
Surrey 0 5 £510 +32.03% 5
Bristol +6 4 £575 +55.40% 1
Glasgow -4 4 £360 -4.00%
Lancashire - 4 £375 - 1
Birmingham +1 3 £220 -2.33%
Redhill +1 3 £510 -
Hampshire -8 3 £350 -22.22% 4
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £425 -
Reading +22 2 £475 +8.57%
Bromley +11 2 £550 -
Edinburgh +8 2 £399 +22.69%
Stirling +8 2 £475 +39.70%
Yorkshire +8 2 £338 -10.00% 6
Essex -1 2 - -
Oxfordshire -4 2 £438 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -6 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes -7 2 £425 -
East Midlands -7 2 £378 +14.39% 4

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 120 (33.15%) Finance
2 114 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (19.89%) Business Analysis
4 61 (16.85%) SQL
5 53 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (14.64%) Banking
6 47 (12.98%) Migration
7 43 (11.88%) User Stories
8 42 (11.60%) Data Modelling
9 41 (11.33%) Retail
10 39 (10.77%) Degree
11 38 (10.50%) Oracle
11 38 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (10.22%) Data Analysis
13 36 (9.94%) OO
13 36 (9.94%) Microsoft
14 35 (9.67%) Project Management
15 34 (9.39%) .NET
16 33 (9.12%) JavaScript
17 32 (8.84%) HTML
17 32 (8.84%) Scrum
17 32 (8.84%) JIRA
18 31 (8.56%) ITIL
19 30 (8.29%) XML
19 30 (8.29%) Waterfall
20 29 (8.01%) Java
20 29 (8.01%) Management Information System
21 28 (7.73%) Requirements Analysis
22 27 (7.46%) Test Scripting
22 27 (7.46%) RESTful

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 12 (3.31%) CMS
2 7 (1.93%) Confluence
3 5 (1.38%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.10%) Alfresco
4 4 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.83%) SAS
5 3 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.55%) IIS
6 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.28%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.28%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.04%) MS Office
3 10 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.66%) MS Project
5 6 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.83%) Sonata
4 2 (0.55%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.55%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.55%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.28%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.28%) Kypera Housing
5 1 (0.28%) Magento
5 1 (0.28%) Maximo
5 1 (0.28%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.28%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.28%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.55%) SaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Veeva
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.28%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.28%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.42%) Network Security
2 14 (3.87%) Internet
3 5 (1.38%) LAN
3 5 (1.38%) WAN
4 4 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.83%) DHCP
5 3 (0.83%) DNS
6 2 (0.55%) Firewall
6 2 (0.55%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.55%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) BGP
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.28%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.28%) Intranet
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
7 1 (0.28%) OSPF
7 1 (0.28%) SMTP
7 1 (0.28%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (7.18%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.31%) Big Data
4 12 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.49%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.66%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.83%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.55%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.55%) GIS
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.55%) QlikView
12 1 (0.28%) DB2
12 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (8.84%) JIRA
2 21 (5.80%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.42%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.59%) Hudson
4 13 (3.59%) Maven
4 13 (3.59%) Subversion
5 12 (3.31%) Eclipse
6 11 (3.04%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.21%) Selenium
8 8 (2.21%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.38%) Calabash
9 5 (1.38%) git-flow
9 5 (1.38%) Rational Software Modeler
10 4 (1.10%) PVCS
11 3 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
General
1 120 (33.15%) Finance
2 53 (14.64%) Banking
3 41 (11.33%) Retail
4 26 (7.18%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.59%) Legal
6 12 (3.31%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.21%) Front Office
7 8 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.21%) Marketing
8 7 (1.93%) Law
8 7 (1.93%) Local Government
9 6 (1.66%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.38%) Advertising
11 4 (1.10%) Billing
11 4 (1.10%) Publishing
12 3 (0.83%) Back Office
12 3 (0.83%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.55%) Automotive
13 2 (0.55%) Military
13 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 211 (58.29%) Analyst
2 109 (30.11%) Business Analyst
3 79 (21.82%) Systems Analyst
4 72 (19.89%) Developer
5 61 (16.85%) Business Systems Analyst
6 37 (10.22%) Architect
7 19 (5.25%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (4.97%) Technical Analyst
9 17 (4.70%) IT Analyst
10 16 (4.42%) iOS Developer
11 15 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.31%) Salesforce Developer
12 12 (3.31%) Security Analyst
12 12 (3.31%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.04%) Banking Analyst
13 11 (3.04%) Consultant
13 11 (3.04%) Data Analyst
13 11 (3.04%) Technical Business Analyst
14 10 (2.76%) Business IT Analyst
14 10 (2.76%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.39%) .NET
2 32 (8.84%) HTML
3 30 (8.29%) XML
4 27 (7.46%) RESTful
5 25 (6.91%) CSS
6 15 (4.14%) HTML5
7 13 (3.59%) Web Services
8 12 (3.31%) SOAP
8 12 (3.31%) Visualforce
9 11 (3.04%) Cocoa
9 11 (3.04%) CSS3
10 10 (2.76%) ASP.NET
11 9 (2.49%) Middleware
11 9 (2.49%) XML Schema
12 8 (2.21%) JSON
12 8 (2.21%) XSD
13 5 (1.38%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.38%) jQuery
14 4 (1.10%) J2EE
14 4 (1.10%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.01%) Management Information System
3 26 (7.18%) Computer Science
4 25 (6.91%) User Experience
5 16 (4.42%) iPad
5 16 (4.42%) iPhone
6 13 (3.59%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (2.49%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.21%) Cyber Defence
9 8 (2.21%) Derivative
10 6 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.66%) EPoS
10 6 (1.66%) FMCG
11 5 (1.38%) SWIFT
12 4 (1.10%) Equities
12 4 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.10%) Market Risk
12 4 (1.10%) PMI
13 3 (0.83%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.52%) Windows
2 16 (4.42%) Apple iOS
3 13 (3.59%) Linux
4 11 (3.04%) Unix
5 5 (1.38%) Android
5 5 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.10%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.28%) AIX
7 1 (0.28%) OS/400
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (19.89%) Business Analysis
3 53 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (12.98%) Migration
5 43 (11.88%) User Stories
6 42 (11.60%) Data Modelling
7 37 (10.22%) Data Analysis
8 36 (9.94%) OO
9 35 (9.67%) Project Management
10 32 (8.84%) Scrum
11 31 (8.56%) ITIL
12 30 (8.29%) Waterfall
13 28 (7.73%) Requirements Analysis
14 27 (7.46%) Test Scripting
14 27 (7.46%) UML
15 26 (7.18%) Risk Assessment
15 26 (7.18%) SDLC
16 24 (6.63%) Cybersecurity
16 24 (6.63%) User Acceptance Testing
17 23 (6.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (16.85%) SQL
2 33 (9.12%) JavaScript
3 29 (8.01%) Java
4 20 (5.52%) C#
5 16 (4.42%) Apple Swift
5 16 (4.42%) Objective-C
6 14 (3.87%) PL/SQL
7 12 (3.31%) Apex Code
8 11 (3.04%) SOQL
8 11 (3.04%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.21%) Python
10 7 (1.93%) C++
11 6 (1.66%) C
11 6 (1.66%) COBOL
11 6 (1.66%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.55%) R
12 2 (0.55%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (10.77%) Degree
2 18 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.70%) CISSP
4 16 (4.42%) ISSAP
5 11 (3.04%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.04%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.76%) ISEB
7 6 (1.66%) PMP
8 4 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.10%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.55%) APMP
9 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.55%) MCSD
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.28%) CCIE
10 1 (0.28%) CCSP
10 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.76%) MiFID
2 7 (1.93%) QA
3 4 (1.10%) COBIT
3 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.10%) PMO
3 4 (1.10%) SEPA
4 2 (0.55%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.55%) TARGET2
5 1 (0.28%) GDPR
5 1 (0.28%) GMP
5 1 (0.28%) GxP
5 1 (0.28%) IFRS
5 1 (0.28%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.55%) vCloud
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) XenApp
3 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) QRadar
2 3 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (10.50%) Oracle
2 36 (9.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.76%) SAP
5 6 (1.66%) Splunk
5 6 (1.66%) Trend Micro
6 5 (1.38%) IBM
6 5 (1.38%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.10%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 4 (1.10%) Cognos
7 4 (1.10%) HP
7 4 (1.10%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.10%) Remedy
7 4 (1.10%) Sun
8 3 (0.83%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.83%) VMware
9 2 (0.55%) Infor
9 2 (0.55%) LANDesk
9 2 (0.55%) Northgate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £400 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
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