Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 15 February 2019 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 > North West
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 191 195
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +22
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 14 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 11
North West median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +4.23%
10th Percentile £195 £211 £320
90th Percentile £559 £459 £494
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
North West median hourly rate £42.38 £13.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +208.89% - -
England median hourly rate £39.76 £48.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -17.17% +43.28% +19.64%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,857 4,530 5,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 84.72% 84.67% 85.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,091 2,919 3,321
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £270 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 220 172
North West median hourly rate £24.75 £24.28 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.94% -2.88% -17.08%
10th Percentile £12.90 £11.98 £11.58
90th Percentile £48.75 £54.19 £51.35
England median hourly rate £24.08 £24.09 £24.44
% change year-on-year -0.04% -1.43% +6.26%

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Systems Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in the North West

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in the North West

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in the North West over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in the North West

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in the North West

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Manchester -20 8 £375 -11.76% 6
Lancashire - 4 £353 - 1
Cheshire +2 2 - -
Systems Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) QA
4 3 (21.43%) Process Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Data Development
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Identification
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) ABAP

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.14%) French Language
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) HR Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) HR Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Support
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
1 1 (7.14%) React
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (7.14%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Process Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Development
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Identification
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
2 1 (7.14%) COBOL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle