The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Analysis
England / South East
Rank 212 197 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15  
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 33 65 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.71% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.88% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 46
Median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £379 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.81% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6315 7428 7722
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.49% 81.17% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3641 4585 4239
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 265 271
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £48.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in the South East

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in the South East

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in the South East

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -5 9 £350 -22.22% 2
Berkshire +18 8 £463 +4.22%
Buckinghamshire -28 6 £425 -
Surrey +14 5 £510 +31.61% 3
East Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
Systems Analysis
England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
4 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (24.53%) Project Management
4 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
6 10 (18.87%) SQL
7 9 (16.98%) Migration
8 7 (13.21%) ITIL
8 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
8 7 (13.21%) User Stories
9 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
9 6 (11.32%) Java
9 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.43%) .NET
10 5 (9.43%) Oracle
10 5 (9.43%) ISEB
10 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.43%) PMP
10 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.55%) Degree
11 4 (7.55%) QA
11 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.55%) Change Control
11 4 (7.55%) Banking
11 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
11 4 (7.55%) Scrum

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.89%) Confluence
1 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sonata
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Veeva
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) TETRA
2 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.89%) OLAP
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Automotive
4 2 (3.77%) Military
4 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Analyst
2 20 (37.74%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Digital Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Digital Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.55%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Project Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) EDI
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) Keras
4 1 (1.89%) Pandas
4 1 (1.89%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.89%) Theano
4 1 (1.89%) Torch
4 1 (1.89%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) FMCG
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) CESG
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) PMI
4 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
3 13 (24.53%) Project Management
3 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.98%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) User Stories
7 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.55%) Change Control
9 4 (7.55%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Dependency Management
10 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
10 3 (5.66%) Presales
10 3 (5.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISEB
1 5 (9.43%) PMP
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
2 1 (1.89%) GMP
2 1 (1.89%) GxP
2 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) HP
3 2 (3.77%) IBM
3 2 (3.77%) Remedy
4 1 (1.89%) Intel
4 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) Siebel
4 1 (1.89%) Software AG
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
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