Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 291 296
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 -9
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 86 87 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.53% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.64% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 51
South East median daily rate £430 £433 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +6.79% -1.82%
10th Percentile £380 £306 £313
90th Percentile £590 £500 £725
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 6
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £48.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +17.79% -
10th Percentile £46.50 £46.50 £24.88
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.50 £48.63
England median hourly rate £49.50 £21.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +135.71% -25.00% +12.00%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13848 13626 15658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.83% 82.61% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8310 8240 9341
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 544 607
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in the South East

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley -33 29 £440 +1.73% 3
Hampshire +19 28 £425 - 3
Berkshire -9 20 £433 -3.89% 2
Surrey -5 15 £465 +3.33% 2
West Sussex -3 10 - -
Buckinghamshire -38 9 £600 +69.61% 1
Middlesex - 1 £431 -
Systems Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (25.58%) Finance
4 16 (18.60%) Scrum
4 16 (18.60%) SQL
5 15 (17.44%) Oracle
6 14 (16.28%) Data Analysis
7 13 (15.12%) Project Management
8 12 (13.95%) Workflow
8 12 (13.95%) SLA
8 12 (13.95%) Unix
8 12 (13.95%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
9 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
10 10 (11.63%) Oracle Workflow
10 10 (11.63%) Migration
10 10 (11.63%) C++
10 10 (11.63%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (11.63%) Defect Management
10 10 (11.63%) Sonata
11 9 (10.47%) Data Centre
11 9 (10.47%) Waterfall
11 9 (10.47%) ITIL
11 9 (10.47%) Linux
12 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.30%) Java
13 7 (8.14%) SAN
13 7 (8.14%) VMware
13 7 (8.14%) vSphere

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring 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 10 (11.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.33%) CMS
2 2 (2.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle BPM
1 10 (11.63%) Sonata
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.33%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) SAN
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
2 3 (3.49%) Intranet
3 2 (2.33%) ATM
3 2 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.16%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) DB2
2 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.16%) GIS
3 1 (1.16%) MS Access
3 1 (1.16%) QlikView
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 22 (25.58%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Automotive
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
2 4 (4.65%) Military
3 3 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (61.63%) Analyst
2 20 (23.26%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Business Systems Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Business Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (10.47%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Programmer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Programmer
7 7 (8.14%) Migration Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Migration Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Web Services
2 3 (3.49%) XML
3 2 (2.33%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.16%) .NET
4 1 (1.16%) EJB
4 1 (1.16%) Java EE
4 1 (1.16%) JSP
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) Spring
4 1 (1.16%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.47%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.65%) CMDB
4 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Unix
2 9 (10.47%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.60%) Scrum
3 14 (16.28%) Data Analysis
4 13 (15.12%) Project Management
5 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
5 12 (13.95%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.95%) Workflow
6 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
7 10 (11.63%) Defect Management
7 10 (11.63%) Migration
8 9 (10.47%) ITIL
8 9 (10.47%) Waterfall
9 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.98%) Logistics
10 6 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Requirements Management
11 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.81%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (4.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) SQL
2 10 (11.63%) C++
3 8 (9.30%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) Embedded C++
4 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.33%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.16%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.16%) VB6
6 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) IIBA
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB
4 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) GDPR
3 2 (2.33%) ISO 8583
3 2 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) VMware
3 5 (5.81%) HP
3 5 (5.81%) IBM
3 5 (5.81%) SAP
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.33%) Pega
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) EMC
5 1 (1.16%) Intel
5 1 (1.16%) JDA