Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 123 110
Rank change year-on-year -21 -13 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 9 52 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 1.06% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 1.14% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 45 49
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £379 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +11.32% -20.00%
10th Percentile £383 £305 £163
90th Percentile £525 £470 £488
South East median daily rate £435 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +14.17% +1.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £187.50 - £26.00
10th Percentile £181.25 - £25.50
90th Percentile £193.75 - £26.50
South East median hourly rate £18.47 £32.50 £21.95
% change year-on-year -43.18% +48.06% -60.09%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3523 4551 5037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 92.56% 92.86% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 2390 2625
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 166 194
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -24.43% +8.97%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £10.79
90th Percentile £40.30 £40.00 £39.85
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%

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 21 July 2017. 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
Wokingham +8 2 - -
Reading -4 2 £400 +6.88%
Bracknell +5 1 - -
Slough - 1 - - 1
Systems Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Pegasus
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Workday
3 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
4 1 (11.11%) Varonis
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (11.11%) R
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Lumension

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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) R
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Pegasus
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Workday
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
2 1 (11.11%) Lumension
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) Meridio
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Varonis
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