Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 77 80
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 12 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.78% 1.23% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.28% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +3.77% +33.61%
10th Percentile £300 £344 £260
90th Percentile £433 £438 £430
East of England median daily rate £382 £381 £383
% change year-on-year +0.20% -0.33% +11.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% - -
East of England median hourly rate £26.08 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -13.06% -7.69% -9.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,442 1,324 1,331
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 95.87% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 751 670
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £197
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £415 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +7.10% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 84 132
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -12.12% +1.85%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.14 £9.10
90th Percentile £44.50 £52.50 £44.88
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £22.73
% change year-on-year -4.88% -9.81% +13.65%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in Hertfordshire

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Stevenage - 3 £375 - 1
Watford - 2 £300 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £300 -
Systems Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) iTrent
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Runbook
3 2 (16.67%) PMO
3 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Planview
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) iTrent
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Runbook
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Planview