Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

System Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 149 152
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 12 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.30% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.43% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 20
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £433 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.51% +27.21% -17.58%
10th Percentile £312 £207 £204
90th Percentile £460 £488 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £17.43 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,732 3,714 4,557
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.79% 92.73% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,974 1,985 2,435
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £227
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 175 244
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -27.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.72 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £42.30 £49.80 £48.53
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year +2.86% -8.04% +18.94%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Systems Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Berkshire

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analyst in Berkshire

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in Berkshire

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 5 £440 - 1
Bracknell -4 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
South East

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Capita
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) GDPR
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft