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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 129 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 15 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.64% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 5
Median daily rate £331 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £474 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £359
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.73% -25.71%
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
3083 2350 2399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.12% 94.23% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1841 1358 1217
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 £250 £238 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 148 168
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.12 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.20 £32.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Coventry -14 4 £400 +33.33% 3
Herefordshire - 3 £325 -
Walsall - 2 £388 -
Warwickshire -6 1 £338 +44.38% 1
Birmingham -8 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (29.17%) Migration
4 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) General Ledger
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Cash Management
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
7 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) SaaS
7 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) Data Conversion
7 3 (12.50%) System Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (12.50%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) .NET

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (8.33%) ResourceLink
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Conversion
1 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) CESG
2 2 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) SystemC
3 1 (4.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Cash Management
5 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) E-business
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) System Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) User Stories
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) CLAS
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
1 3 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (4.17%) Ariba
2 1 (4.17%) Guidewire
2 1 (4.17%) SAP