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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 440 434 399
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 191 221 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.49% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 115 197
Median daily rate £425 £388 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Median hourly rate £34.75 £28.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.10% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £46.50 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%

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
40825 44928 44271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.52% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27182 29127 28771
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 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1342 1219
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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
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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 -10 168 £425 +11.84% 45
London +5 87 £450 +9.09% 20
South East +12 22 £425 +7.59% 5
City of London +6 21 £475 +18.75% 5
Scotland +6 19 £388 -6.62%
South West +14 14 £390 +7.58% 1
West Midlands -8 14 £525 +46.85% 2
Yorkshire +17 11 £350 -6.66% 2
East of England +7 9 £425 +6.25% 7
Edinburgh +13 8 £388 -1.89%
East Midlands -10 8 £450 +63.63% 6
Berkshire +13 7 £450 - 3
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £346 -
Leeds +14 6 £365 -2.66% 2
West Yorkshire +9 6 £365 -2.66% 2
Hampshire +19 5 £425 +4.93%
Coventry - 5 £570 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £390 -
Milton Keynes +20 4 £346 -
Glasgow +8 4 £365 +0.68%
Essex +6 4 - - 1
Bristol +3 4 £375 -11.76%
Cheltenham - 4 £390 -
North Yorkshire +7 3 £350 -
Hertfordshire 0 3 £425 - 1
North West -7 3 £409 +11.98% 2
Birmingham - 3 £370 -
Basildon - 3 - -
York - 3 £350 -
Dorset - 3 - - 1

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 151 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (32.19%) Finance
3 92 (19.74%) SQL
4 84 (18.03%) Business Analysis
5 71 (15.24%) Banking
6 68 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 65 (13.95%) Data Modelling
8 64 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (12.23%) SDLC
10 55 (11.80%) Requirements Analysis
11 54 (11.59%) Microsoft
12 53 (11.37%) UML
13 52 (11.16%) Migration
13 52 (11.16%) Data Analysis
13 52 (11.16%) Waterfall
14 51 (10.94%) Project Management
15 50 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
16 49 (10.52%) Retail
17 45 (9.66%) XML
17 45 (9.66%) Oracle
18 43 (9.23%) User Stories
19 40 (8.58%) Degree
20 39 (8.37%) SQL Server
21 38 (8.15%) Management Information System
22 35 (7.51%) .NET
22 35 (7.51%) HTML
23 34 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
23 34 (7.30%) Scrum
24 33 (7.08%) MS Excel
24 33 (7.08%) Use Case

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 (1.72%) CMS
1 8 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.50%) Confluence
3 6 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.86%) IIS
4 4 (0.86%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.21%) FileNet
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.72%) MS Office
3 18 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.93%) MS Project
5 8 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.86%) Northgate Housing
4 3 (0.64%) assyst
4 3 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.64%) Sonata
5 2 (0.43%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.43%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.43%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.21%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.21%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.21%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.29%) Office 365
3 4 (0.86%) SaaS
4 2 (0.43%) Veeva
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.79%) Internet
2 8 (1.72%) HTTP
3 7 (1.50%) LAN
3 7 (1.50%) WAN
3 7 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.86%) DHCP
5 4 (0.86%) DNS
5 4 (0.86%) Firewall
5 4 (0.86%) Skype
6 3 (0.64%) Wireless
7 2 (0.43%) FTP
7 2 (0.43%) VPN
8 1 (0.21%) Intranet
8 1 (0.21%) IPsec
8 1 (0.21%) LDAP
8 1 (0.21%) OSPF
8 1 (0.21%) SMS
8 1 (0.21%) SMTP
8 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.22%) Big Data
4 15 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.36%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.50%) Cognos Report Studio
7 7 (1.50%) Data Mart
8 5 (1.07%) DataStage
8 5 (1.07%) OLAP
8 5 (1.07%) PowerCenter
8 5 (1.07%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.86%) MySQL
9 4 (0.86%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.64%) DB2
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 19 (4.08%) JIRA
2 9 (1.93%) Calabash
2 9 (1.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.93%) Hudson
2 9 (1.93%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.93%) Maven
2 9 (1.93%) Subversion
3 4 (0.86%) Toad
4 3 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.64%) ERwin
4 3 (0.64%) PVCS
5 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.21%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.21%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.21%) Jtest
6 1 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.21%) RequisitePro
General
1 150 (32.19%) Finance
2 71 (15.24%) Banking
3 49 (10.52%) Retail
4 25 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.58%) Marketing
7 10 (2.15%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.72%) Billing
8 8 (1.72%) Front Office
8 8 (1.72%) Legal
9 7 (1.50%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.50%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.29%) Back Office
10 6 (1.29%) Local Government
11 5 (1.07%) Publishing
12 4 (0.86%) Advertising
12 4 (0.86%) Automotive
13 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 325 (69.74%) Analyst
2 159 (34.12%) Business Analyst
3 119 (25.54%) Systems Analyst
4 75 (16.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 63 (13.52%) Developer
6 41 (8.80%) Architect
7 32 (6.87%) Technical Analyst
8 26 (5.58%) IT Analyst
9 21 (4.51%) Agile Business Analyst
10 19 (4.08%) Financial Analyst
11 18 (3.86%) Technical Business Analyst
12 17 (3.65%) Data Analyst
12 17 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (3.43%) Banking Analyst
14 14 (3.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 14 (3.00%) Business IT Analyst
14 14 (3.00%) Consultant
14 14 (3.00%) Data Business Analyst
14 14 (3.00%) Finance Business Analyst
14 14 (3.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.66%) XML
2 35 (7.51%) .NET
2 35 (7.51%) HTML
3 23 (4.94%) CSS
4 21 (4.51%) HTML5
5 18 (3.86%) CSS3
6 17 (3.65%) Web Services
7 15 (3.22%) JSON
8 14 (3.00%) Cocoa
9 9 (1.93%) Ajax
9 9 (1.93%) RESTful
10 7 (1.50%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.50%) Node.js
10 7 (1.50%) XHTML
11 5 (1.07%) Middleware
11 5 (1.07%) React
12 4 (0.86%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.86%) J2EE
12 4 (0.86%) jQuery
13 3 (0.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 32 (6.87%) User Experience
4 24 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.00%) iPad
5 14 (3.00%) iPhone
6 13 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.72%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.50%) Derivative
8 7 (1.50%) EPoS
8 7 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.29%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.07%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.86%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (0.86%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (0.86%) FMCG
11 4 (0.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.01%) Windows
2 19 (4.08%) Linux
3 15 (3.22%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.79%) Unix
5 9 (1.93%) Android
6 7 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.07%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.86%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) OS/400
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (18.03%) Business Analysis
3 68 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (13.95%) Data Modelling
5 57 (12.23%) SDLC
6 55 (11.80%) Requirements Analysis
7 53 (11.37%) UML
8 52 (11.16%) Data Analysis
8 52 (11.16%) Migration
8 52 (11.16%) Waterfall
9 51 (10.94%) Project Management
10 50 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 43 (9.23%) User Stories
12 34 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (7.30%) Scrum
13 33 (7.08%) Use Case
14 27 (5.79%) Data Migration
14 27 (5.79%) ITIL
14 27 (5.79%) OO
14 27 (5.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 92 (19.74%) SQL
2 32 (6.87%) JavaScript
3 20 (4.29%) Java
4 17 (3.65%) T-SQL
5 14 (3.00%) Apple Swift
5 14 (3.00%) Objective-C
5 14 (3.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (2.36%) C++
7 10 (2.15%) C#
8 6 (1.29%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.07%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.86%) C
11 3 (0.64%) COBOL
11 3 (0.64%) PHP
11 3 (0.64%) Python
11 3 (0.64%) VB
11 3 (0.64%) VBA
11 3 (0.64%) VBScript
12 2 (0.43%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
13 1 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (8.58%) Degree
2 28 (6.01%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.43%) CISSP
4 15 (3.22%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.36%) ISSAP
6 10 (2.15%) ISEB
7 9 (1.93%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.86%) PMP
9 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.64%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.43%) APMP
10 2 (0.43%) CCA
10 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.43%) MCSD
10 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.43%) Siebel Certification
11 1 (0.21%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.36%) QA
2 10 (2.15%) MiFID
3 7 (1.50%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.86%) COBIT
5 3 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.64%) SLA
6 2 (0.43%) SEPA
6 2 (0.43%) TARGET2
7 1 (0.21%) GMP
7 1 (0.21%) GxP
7 1 (0.21%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) QRadar
2 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) Control-M
3 1 (0.21%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.66%) Oracle
3 18 (3.86%) Cognos
4 15 (3.22%) SAP
5 10 (2.15%) Informatica
6 7 (1.50%) Remedy
7 5 (1.07%) Northgate
8 4 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.86%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.86%) Splunk
8 4 (0.86%) Trend Micro
9 3 (0.64%) BMC
9 3 (0.64%) Cisco
9 3 (0.64%) IBM
9 3 (0.64%) Sage
9 3 (0.64%) Sun
10 2 (0.43%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.43%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.43%) Siebel
10 2 (0.43%) VMware
London
Alexander Mann Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Difrent
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Anderson Frank
Posted: 3 days ago