Period
to 27 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 73 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.96% 0.86% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.91% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £420 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -7.35% +58.88%
10th Percentile £325 £334 £413
90th Percentile £435 £448 £438
East of England median daily rate £375 £420 £382
% change year-on-year -10.71% +9.95% +0.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £50.00 £26.08
% change year-on-year - +91.70% -8.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 968 985 1,226
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.72% 94.08% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 539 611
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +6.90%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £231
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
East of England median daily rate £420 £425 £418
% change year-on-year -1.18% +1.80% +7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 78 117
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.38 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -50.32% +56.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.23 £11.68
90th Percentile £48.78 £52.50 £49.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.10 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -0.87% -9.21% -5.00%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
Peterborough -3 5 £350 - 1
Cambridge +1 3 £420 +20.00%
Systems Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Saba
3 3 (30.00%) Robotic Process Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Server Patching
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (20.00%) Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (20.00%) ISDN
1 2 (20.00%) PBX
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
1 2 (20.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Saba
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Wonderware