The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 62 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.97% 0.71% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.76% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
660 395 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 91.79% 92.94% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 232 229
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £444 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 29
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £11.18 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Wales region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Wales region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -15 6 £375 -6.25% 1
West Wales - 6 £369 - 1
Systems Analyst
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Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) RAD
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Cognos
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XML

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) RAD
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) Scala
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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