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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 125 111 103
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 9 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.50% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Median daily rate £340 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £224 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £453 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.67% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -44.44%
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
2733 2387 2167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.86% 94.50% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1573 1449 1113
Median daily rate £390 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 147 173
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 £33.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
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 May 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 +7 4 £350 -17.64% 2
Warwickshire -8 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) E-business
4 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Northgate
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
5 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere

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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) HFM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) EPoS
1 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) E-business
2 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 2 (11.11%) UML
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
3 1 (5.56%) Content Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Information Management
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) System Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) Northgate
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.56%) RedPrairie
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Veeam