Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 496 498
Rank change year-on-year -107 +2 -22
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 267 407 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.50% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 271 286
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £309
90th Percentile £575 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 5
England median hourly rate £42.38 £49.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.38% +135.71% -18.45%
10th Percentile £33.89 £33.40 £16.50
90th Percentile £53.90 £50.78 £43.20
UK median hourly rate £42.38 £49.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -14.38% +135.71% -18.45%

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 81,901 80,718 83,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.38% 85.93% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,857 54,172 55,310
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £644 £638 £606
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,106 1,919 2,229
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.08 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +2.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.66% +2.56% +2.27%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -74 113 £485 +2.11% 29
South East -44 51 £463 +7.56% 24
North of England -30 32 £400 +3.23% 8
Midlands -37 31 £430 +7.50% 11
East of England +15 29 £416 +2.15% 13
West Midlands -31 25 £438 +9.38% 5
Yorkshire -12 17 £400 +3.23% 4
North West -11 11 £375 -7.69% 4
South West -54 7 £350 -17.65% 9
East Midlands -2 4 £400 -0.31% 6
North East - 4 £381 -
Systems Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 104 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (29.21%) Finance
3 61 (22.85%) Microsoft Office
4 60 (22.47%) Data Analysis
5 59 (22.10%) SDLC
6 52 (19.48%) Business Analysis
7 51 (19.10%) SQL
8 50 (18.73%) Data Modelling
9 48 (17.98%) JIRA
9 48 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
10 47 (17.60%) Waterfall
11 45 (16.85%) Windows
12 42 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (14.61%) User Stories
14 37 (13.86%) Microsoft
15 33 (12.36%) Confluence
15 33 (12.36%) Workshop Facilitation
16 31 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
17 29 (10.86%) User Acceptance Testing
18 28 (10.49%) Project Management
18 28 (10.49%) Self-Motivation
19 26 (9.74%) Microsoft Excel
19 26 (9.74%) Scrum
20 25 (9.36%) Management Information System
21 22 (8.24%) QA
22 21 (7.87%) Java
22 21 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
23 19 (7.12%) Degree
24 18 (6.74%) Retail
25 17 (6.37%) SAP

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 33 (12.36%) Confluence
2 6 (2.25%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.12%) CICS
4 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.12%) JBoss
5 2 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.75%) CMS
5 2 (0.75%) SAS
5 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.37%) IIS
6 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 61 (22.85%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (9.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.24%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.25%) Fireworks
4 6 (2.25%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.50%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.12%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.12%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.75%) iTrent
4 2 (0.75%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.75%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) JDE World
5 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.37%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.25%) IaaS
4 6 (2.25%) PaaS
4 6 (2.25%) SaaS
5 3 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.37%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.37%) npm
6 1 (0.37%) Office 365
6 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) Internet
2 5 (1.87%) Network Security
3 2 (0.75%) FTP
3 2 (0.75%) GSM
3 2 (0.75%) HTTP
3 2 (0.75%) Intranet
3 2 (0.75%) ISDN
3 2 (0.75%) LTE
3 2 (0.75%) SDH
3 2 (0.75%) SMS
3 2 (0.75%) TETRA
3 2 (0.75%) UMTS
3 2 (0.75%) Wireless
3 2 (0.75%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.37%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) ICMP
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.87%) Big Data
7 3 (1.12%) DB2
7 3 (1.12%) MS Access
7 3 (1.12%) Power BI
7 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.75%) DTS
8 2 (0.75%) EDMS
8 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.37%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 48 (17.98%) JIRA
2 13 (4.87%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.62%) Hudson
4 6 (2.25%) Maven
4 6 (2.25%) Selenium
4 6 (2.25%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.87%) git-flow
5 5 (1.87%) GitLab
6 4 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.37%) Grunt
9 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 78 (29.21%) Finance
2 18 (6.74%) Retail
3 14 (5.24%) Banking
4 11 (4.12%) Legal
5 8 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.62%) Back Office
7 6 (2.25%) German Language
8 5 (1.87%) Automotive
8 5 (1.87%) Marketing
9 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.12%) Electronics
10 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.75%) Advertising
11 2 (0.75%) Law
11 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.37%) French Language
12 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (59.93%) Analyst
2 105 (39.33%) Business Analyst
3 33 (12.36%) Developer
4 28 (10.49%) Systems Analyst
5 16 (5.99%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (4.87%) Business Systems Analyst
7 11 (4.12%) Architect
7 11 (4.12%) IT Analyst
8 10 (3.75%) Agile Business Analyst
9 9 (3.37%) Business IT Analyst
9 9 (3.37%) Consultant
9 9 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.00%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (3.00%) IT Business Analyst
10 8 (3.00%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.62%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (2.62%) Project Manager
11 7 (2.62%) Release Manager
11 7 (2.62%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.62%) Web Services
2 14 (5.24%) CSS
3 13 (4.87%) .NET
4 12 (4.49%) HTML
4 12 (4.49%) XML
5 8 (3.00%) React
5 8 (3.00%) REST
6 7 (2.62%) CSS3
6 7 (2.62%) RESTful
6 7 (2.62%) Sass
7 6 (2.25%) Handlebars
7 6 (2.25%) HTML5
7 6 (2.25%) jQuery
7 6 (2.25%) LESS
7 6 (2.25%) Mustache
8 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.12%) Java EE
9 3 (1.12%) JSON
9 3 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.49%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (9.36%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.37%) User Experience
5 13 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.00%) Fintech
7 7 (2.62%) NHS
8 6 (2.25%) iPad
8 6 (2.25%) iPhone
8 6 (2.25%) Smart City
9 5 (1.87%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.87%) Derivative
9 5 (1.87%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.50%) Reinsurance
11 3 (1.12%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.12%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.12%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.85%) Windows
2 12 (4.49%) Linux
3 8 (3.00%) Unix
4 7 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.37%) AIX
7 1 (0.37%) Android
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (22.47%) Data Analysis
3 59 (22.10%) SDLC
4 52 (19.48%) Business Analysis
5 50 (18.73%) Data Modelling
6 47 (17.60%) Waterfall
7 42 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (14.61%) User Stories
9 33 (12.36%) Workshop Facilitation
10 31 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (10.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (10.49%) Project Management
13 26 (9.74%) Scrum
14 21 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (5.99%) Analytics
16 15 (5.62%) CRM
16 15 (5.62%) Migration
17 14 (5.24%) E-Commerce
17 14 (5.24%) TDD
17 14 (5.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (19.10%) SQL
2 21 (7.87%) Java
3 14 (5.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (4.87%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.37%) C#
6 7 (2.62%) Apple Swift
6 7 (2.62%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.62%) Objective-C
6 7 (2.62%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.62%) Python
6 7 (2.62%) Ruby
7 6 (2.25%) ES6
8 4 (1.50%) COBOL
9 3 (1.12%) VBA
10 2 (0.75%) ABAP
10 2 (0.75%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (0.75%) Delphi
10 2 (0.75%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 2 (0.75%) VB
10 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (7.12%) Degree
2 13 (4.87%) SC Cleared
2 13 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.25%) ISEB
4 3 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.75%) CEH
5 2 (0.75%) IIBA
5 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.75%) PMP
6 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.24%) QA
2 11 (4.12%) GDPR
3 5 (1.87%) PMO
3 5 (1.87%) SLA
4 4 (1.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.12%) IFRS
6 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.37%) HL7
7 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.37%) SEPA
7 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (2.62%) Kubernetes
1 7 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.25%) Ansible
3 5 (1.87%) Terraform
4 3 (1.12%) CA Endevor
4 3 (1.12%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (0.75%) Control-M
6 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.37%) Kibana
6 1 (0.37%) logstash
6 1 (0.37%) Mesos
6 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.37%) SAP
3 10 (3.75%) Google
3 10 (3.75%) Oracle
4 6 (2.25%) Adobe
4 6 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.87%) Cognos
5 5 (1.87%) IBM
6 4 (1.50%) Calypso
7 3 (1.12%) Intapp
7 3 (1.12%) MKS
7 3 (1.12%) Tableau
8 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco
8 2 (0.75%) EMC
8 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.75%) Siebel
9 1 (0.37%) Cerner
9 1 (0.37%) JDA
9 1 (0.37%) Veritas