The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 129 92 106
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 17 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.85% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.90% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 6
Median daily rate £338 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £483 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.74% -40.18%
Systems Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3144 2338 2384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.56% 95.12% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1870 1380 1209
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 146 184
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Birmingham -6 4 £400 -2.43%
Coventry -18 4 £400 +39.13% 4
Herefordshire - 3 £325 - 1
Warwickshire -7 2 £338 +12.50%
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) General Ledger
6 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) System Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Cash Management
7 3 (12.00%) SaaS
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) User Stories
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Data Conversion
7 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.00%) Symantec

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.00%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Conversion
1 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) CESG
2 2 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) SystemC
3 1 (4.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Cash Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.00%) System Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) E-business
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) CLAS
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Symantec
3 1 (4.00%) Ariba
3 1 (4.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Northgate
3 1 (4.00%) SAP