The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £240 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 116 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 -24  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 7 13 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.51% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.53% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 32
Median daily rate £240 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.10% +16.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £110 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £433 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £20.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.77% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2217 2451 2882
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.86% 96.08% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1395 1713
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 199 251
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.25 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the East of England

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst in the East of England.

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

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analyst in the East of England

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst in the East of England.

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

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +9 4 £206 - 1
Bedfordshire -8 1 - -
Hertfordshire -11 1 £400 -0.62% 3
Essex - 1 £230 - 1
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
1 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.53%) WFM
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
4 2 (10.53%) QAD
4 2 (10.53%) MFGPRO
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database

Systems Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MFGPRO
2 1 (5.26%) Endur
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) Visualforce
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Biotechnology
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) AIX
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
1 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) WFM
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) QAD
2 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) OpenLink
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
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