Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 19 February 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 514 504 465
Rank change year-on-year -10 -39 -49
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 331 333 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 221 233
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.14%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £296
90th Percentile £588 £613 £613
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 6
England median hourly rate £44.75 £34.75 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.78% -6.71% +13.74%
10th Percentile £30.62 £18.50 £21.38
90th Percentile £51.28 £45.13 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £33.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +23.88% -10.07% +13.74%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,418 73,610 82,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.81% 84.02% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,868 49,084 54,296
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
10th Percentile £295 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,879 2,021 2,430
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.38 £11.33
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -4.00% +3.09% +21.25%

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Systems Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in England

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in England

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in England over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in England

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in England

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in England over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Systems Analysis in England

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
London -72 149 £475 - 21
South East +13 63 £436 +2.47% 16
North of England +41 35 £410 +9.33% 15
South West +21 35 £438 +12.18% 7
Midlands -11 30 £448 +11.88% 7
East of England -9 22 £363 -12.12% 7
Yorkshire +4 20 £388 +6.90% 9
East Midlands +5 16 £466 +9.06% 6
North West +16 15 £425 +6.25% 4
West Midlands -8 12 £425 +6.25% 1
Systems Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 123 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (28.70%) Finance
3 72 (21.75%) SQL
4 69 (20.85%) Business Analysis
5 67 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (18.13%) Data Analysis
7 55 (16.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (15.11%) Project Management
9 42 (12.69%) MS Visio
10 41 (12.39%) JIRA
11 39 (11.78%) Microsoft
11 39 (11.78%) User Stories
12 36 (10.88%) Oracle
13 34 (10.27%) SQL Server
14 32 (9.67%) Scrum
15 31 (9.37%) Workflow
15 31 (9.37%) Retail
15 31 (9.37%) User Acceptance Testing
16 30 (9.06%) E-Commerce
16 30 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (8.76%) ITIL
18 28 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
18 28 (8.46%) Test Scripting
19 27 (8.16%) .NET
19 27 (8.16%) Intapp
20 26 (7.85%) Service Delivery
20 26 (7.85%) Management Information System
20 26 (7.85%) Waterfall
21 25 (7.55%) Degree
21 25 (7.55%) Unix

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (4.83%) Confluence
2 14 (4.23%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.93%) CMS
4 10 (3.02%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.91%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (12.69%) MS Visio
2 28 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (6.34%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (3.63%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.60%) Simulink
5 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (6.34%) Elite 3E
2 8 (2.42%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.42%) Sonata
3 5 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.51%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.21%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.91%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.60%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.60%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.60%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.60%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.30%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.30%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.30%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.42%) GitHub
3 4 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.21%) IaaS
4 3 (0.91%) Office 365
4 3 (0.91%) SaaS
4 3 (0.91%) Serverless
5 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.60%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.60%) PaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.30%) Slack
6 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.72%) Wireless
2 5 (1.51%) Internet
3 4 (1.21%) SAN
3 4 (1.21%) SMS
4 3 (0.91%) 3G
5 2 (0.60%) Firewall
5 2 (0.60%) FTP
5 2 (0.60%) HTTP
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.30%) LAN
6 1 (0.30%) MIMO
6 1 (0.30%) OFDM
6 1 (0.30%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.30%) WAN
6 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.04%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.42%) MySQL
7 5 (1.51%) Power BI
8 4 (1.21%) Big Data
8 4 (1.21%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.91%) DB2
9 3 (0.91%) Electronic Patient Records
9 3 (0.91%) QlikView
9 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (12.39%) JIRA
2 13 (3.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.72%) MSTest
3 9 (2.72%) NUnit
4 6 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.81%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.21%) AccuRev
5 4 (1.21%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.60%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.60%) Toad
7 1 (0.30%) Hudson
7 1 (0.30%) Maven
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.30%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.30%) Selenium
7 1 (0.30%) Subversion
7 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 95 (28.70%) Finance
2 31 (9.37%) Retail
3 24 (7.25%) Banking
4 21 (6.34%) Legal
5 19 (5.74%) Law
6 11 (3.32%) Billing
7 8 (2.42%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.11%) Marketing
9 6 (1.81%) Automotive
9 6 (1.81%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.51%) Back Office
10 5 (1.51%) Front Office
10 5 (1.51%) Publishing
11 3 (0.91%) Advertising
11 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.60%) German Language
12 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (57.70%) Analyst
2 102 (30.82%) Business Analyst
3 60 (18.13%) Systems Analyst
4 43 (12.99%) Developer
5 32 (9.67%) Business Systems Analyst
6 18 (5.44%) Architect
7 14 (4.23%) E-Commerce Product Owner
7 14 (4.23%) Product Owner
7 14 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (4.23%) Service Analyst
8 12 (3.63%) Digital Business Analyst
9 11 (3.32%) .NET Developer
9 11 (3.32%) Digital Analyst
9 11 (3.32%) Programmer
9 11 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (3.02%) Analyst Programmer
11 9 (2.72%) Data Analyst
11 9 (2.72%) IT Analyst
11 9 (2.72%) Java Developer
11 9 (2.72%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.16%) .NET
2 14 (4.23%) CSS
2 14 (4.23%) HTML
3 12 (3.63%) XML
4 11 (3.32%) jQuery
5 9 (2.72%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.72%) Web Services
6 8 (2.42%) AngularJS
6 8 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (2.11%) WCF
8 6 (1.81%) Kendo UI
9 4 (1.21%) JSON
10 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.91%) Gherkin
10 3 (0.91%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (0.91%) Spring
11 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.60%) POJO
11 2 (0.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.85%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.93%) Data Structures
4 10 (3.02%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.72%) CMDB
5 9 (2.72%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.42%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.81%) User Experience
9 4 (1.21%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.21%) Derivative
9 4 (1.21%) EPoS
9 4 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.21%) NHS
9 4 (1.21%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (0.91%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.55%) Unix
2 15 (4.53%) Windows
3 7 (2.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.81%) Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (20.85%) Business Analysis
3 60 (18.13%) Data Analysis
4 55 (16.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (15.11%) Project Management
6 39 (11.78%) User Stories
7 32 (9.67%) Scrum
8 31 (9.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (9.37%) Workflow
9 30 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (9.06%) E-Commerce
10 29 (8.76%) ITIL
11 28 (8.46%) Test Scripting
12 26 (7.85%) Service Delivery
12 26 (7.85%) Waterfall
13 25 (7.55%) Data Modelling
14 23 (6.95%) Line Management
14 23 (6.95%) Practice Management
14 23 (6.95%) SDLC
15 22 (6.65%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 72 (21.75%) SQL
2 17 (5.14%) Java
2 17 (5.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (4.23%) C#
4 8 (2.42%) C++
4 8 (2.42%) PL/SQL
4 8 (2.42%) Python
5 5 (1.51%) MATLAB
5 5 (1.51%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.21%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.91%) C
7 3 (0.91%) VBA
8 2 (0.60%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.60%) Korn
8 2 (0.60%) PHP
8 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.60%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.60%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 2 (0.60%) VB
9 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (7.55%) Degree
2 15 (4.53%) ISEB
3 13 (3.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (2.72%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.51%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (1.51%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.30%) AAT
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) IIBA
8 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.53%) SLA
2 11 (3.32%) QA
3 10 (3.02%) GDPR
4 9 (2.72%) PMO
5 4 (1.21%) MiFID
6 2 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.60%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.30%) COBIT
7 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.30%) EMIR
7 1 (0.30%) SEPA
7 1 (0.30%) TARGET2
System Software
1 4 (1.21%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.88%) Oracle
3 27 (8.16%) Intapp
4 13 (3.93%) ATG
5 11 (3.32%) Cognos
5 11 (3.32%) SAP
6 10 (3.02%) hybris
7 6 (1.81%) Tableau
8 5 (1.51%) HP
9 4 (1.21%) Capita
9 4 (1.21%) VMware
10 3 (0.91%) Adobe
10 3 (0.91%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.91%) IBM
10 3 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.91%) Retek
11 2 (0.60%) Blackboard
11 2 (0.60%) Northgate
11 2 (0.60%) Pega
11 2 (0.60%) Siebel