The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 73 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.46% 0.79% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.03% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £444 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% +6.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £429 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £538 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.62% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +1.85%  

Systems Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 519 780 724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.97% 77.30% 71.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 421 402
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 13
Median hourly rate £17.59 £50.33 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.04% +86.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.05 £18.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Systems Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in Reading over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in Reading

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Sonata
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) HP Helion
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle