Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 202 198
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 -42
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 14 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.45% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 29
North West median daily rate £388 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -22.22% +24.14%
10th Percentile £257 £237 £323
90th Percentile £468 £426 £488
England median daily rate £443 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +4.12% +4.62% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
North West median hourly rate £13.72 £32.50 £69.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.78% -52.95% +44.65%
England median hourly rate £49.50 £21.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +135.71% -25.00% -9.15%

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 4624 5782 6956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.35% 83.86% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2952 3723 4214
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £586 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 169 284
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.15 £12.40
90th Percentile £51.71 £53.10 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +12 6 £335 -10.67% 2
Cheshire +12 4 £406 +25.97%
Systems Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) iPhone
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Cocoa
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) iPad
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) PMO
5 1 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (7.14%) AAT
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012

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 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) HR Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) HR Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QC Inspector
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Inspector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
1 2 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) PDM
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
1 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) AAT
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Minitab
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) VMware