The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 104 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 27 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.71% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 3
Average daily rate
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£456 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.88 £30.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.67% +0.83%
Systems Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1972 1685 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.58% 71.49% 70.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 884 584
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 98 86
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Shropshire - 9 £500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £319 -
Coventry - 4 £425 -
Worcestershire +1 2 £600 +41.17%
Birmingham -7 1 £475 +5.55% 1
Staffordshire -13 1 £425 +41.66%
Systems Analysis
England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (34.29%) Data Analysis
2 11 (31.43%) Pega
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) RUP
4 8 (22.86%) Migration
5 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 6 (17.14%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) UML
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.43%) Web Services
8 4 (11.43%) Finance
9 3 (8.57%) Change Management
9 3 (8.57%) Logistics
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) Middleware
9 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (8.57%) DSDM
9 3 (8.57%) SSADM
9 3 (8.57%) IBM

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Spreadsheet
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Northgate Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Analyst
2 17 (48.57%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Requirements Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Business Requirements Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Integration Architect
5 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Informatica Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) ETL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) Middleware
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Data Analysis
2 8 (22.86%) RUP
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) UML
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Logistics
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) DSDM
6 3 (8.57%) SSADM
7 2 (5.71%) Information Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Pega
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) JDA
6 1 (2.86%) Northgate
6 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) Informatica