Period
to 20 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +71
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.74% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £488 - -
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 - -
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year +7.94% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 452 444 459
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 96.10% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 278 234
Somerset median daily rate £413 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +3.57% -5.02%
10th Percentile £250 £150 £166
90th Percentile £572 £511 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 91
Somerset median hourly rate £41.00 £16.81 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.87% -55.76% -3.18%
10th Percentile £17.50 £10.69 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.15 £43.08 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% -15.38%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Somerset

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analyst in Somerset

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analyst in Somerset

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in Somerset

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Yeovil - 3 - -
Bath - 2 £374 - 2
Street - 1 £588 -
Taunton - 1 £575 -
Systems Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Cacti
2 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (37.50%) Grafana
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 802.15
1 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) V-Model
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (12.50%) SEPA
2 1 (12.50%) TARGET2
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cacti
1 3 (37.50%) Grafana
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle