The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Systems Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Systems Analysis
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 121 99
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22  
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 5 7 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.28% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.35% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 15
Median daily rate £300 £488 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +28.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +1.85%  

Systems Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1755 2014 2075
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.47% 80.11% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 1193 1206
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 126 161
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £50.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Systems Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in the East of England

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Systems Analysis in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in the East of England

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in the East of England

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £300 - 5
Norfolk - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 - 1
Systems Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) Sun Certification
4 4 (22.22%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Sun
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) PVCS
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) EPoS
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) APMP
6 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) Intranet
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) Remedy
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) PMI
6 2 (11.11%) PMP
6 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 2 (11.11%) BMC

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Drupal
1 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) PVCS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Software Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) EPoS
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C++
1 5 (27.78%) Java
1 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
1 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Sun Certification
2 2 (11.11%) APMP
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Sun
3 2 (11.11%) BMC
3 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.11%) Sitecore