The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £435 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 187 177
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 86 83 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.11% 0.92% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.97% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 64 55
Median daily rate £435 £379 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.92% +12.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year +8.84% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £11.93 £22.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.97% +19.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.47 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.93% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7336 8545 8844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.60% 95.02% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4290 5092 5052
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 386 418
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.62 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +21.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Surrey +39 36 £513 +11.41% 3
Hampshire +13 21 £313 -23.78% 5
Buckinghamshire -10 15 £350 +25.00%
Berkshire -5 5 £400 +6.66% 1
West Sussex +11 2 £350 -12.50% 3
East Sussex -2 2 - -
Kent - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire -5 1 - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 118 (57.28%) Relational Database
2 117 (56.80%) SQL
3 113 (54.85%) Finance
4 110 (53.40%) Oracle
5 93 (45.15%) Data Analysis
6 76 (36.89%) XML
6 76 (36.89%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (34.95%) Web Services
8 70 (33.98%) OO
8 70 (33.98%) OOD
9 62 (30.10%) SDLC
10 60 (29.13%) Business Analysis
11 41 (19.90%) Python
12 38 (18.45%) Automated Trading
13 37 (17.96%) BPR
13 37 (17.96%) Workflow
14 34 (16.50%) MS Visio
14 34 (16.50%) Unix
14 34 (16.50%) Business Process Analysis
15 28 (13.59%) Degree
16 27 (13.11%) Data Flow Diagram
17 23 (11.17%) Oracle Database
18 20 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (9.22%) Systems Analysis
20 15 (7.28%) Oracle Workflow
21 12 (5.83%) Project Management
22 11 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
22 11 (5.34%) SQL Server
22 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
23 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g

Systems Analyst Skill Set
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 15 (7.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (16.50%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.49%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (0.49%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (0.49%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Office 365
1 3 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.88%) ATM
2 3 (1.46%) Firewall
3 2 (0.97%) LDAP
3 2 (0.97%) SSL
3 2 (0.97%) TETRA
3 2 (0.97%) VPN
4 1 (0.49%) Broadband
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) LAN
4 1 (0.49%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.49%) Network Security
4 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (57.28%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.17%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.34%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.49%) MS Access
8 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.49%) QlikView
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 113 (54.85%) Finance
2 7 (3.40%) Retail
3 5 (2.43%) Banking
4 4 (1.94%) Automotive
5 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.97%) Back Office
6 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (36.89%) XML
2 72 (34.95%) Web Services
3 4 (1.94%) SOAP
4 2 (0.97%) CSS
4 2 (0.97%) JSON
4 2 (0.97%) REST
4 2 (0.97%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.49%) .NET
5 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.49%) XSD
5 1 (0.49%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 76 (36.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.40%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.94%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.97%) FMCG
4 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.49%) EPoS
5 1 (0.49%) iSeries
5 1 (0.49%) PKI
5 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.49%) Replication
5 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.50%) Unix
2 1 (0.49%) Linux
2 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (45.15%) Data Analysis
2 70 (33.98%) OO
2 70 (33.98%) OOD
3 62 (30.10%) SDLC
4 60 (29.13%) Business Analysis
5 38 (18.45%) Automated Trading
6 37 (17.96%) BPR
6 37 (17.96%) Workflow
7 34 (16.50%) Business Process Analysis
8 27 (13.11%) Data Flow Diagram
9 20 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (9.22%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (5.83%) Project Management
12 11 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (3.88%) Change Management
14 8 (3.88%) ERP
14 8 (3.88%) Regression Testing
15 6 (2.91%) Incident Management
15 6 (2.91%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 117 (56.80%) SQL
2 41 (19.90%) Python
3 4 (1.94%) VBA
4 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.97%) Delphi
5 2 (0.97%) Java
6 1 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (13.59%) Degree
2 6 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.46%) ISEB
4 2 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) PMP
4 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) ACCA
5 1 (0.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 110 (53.40%) Oracle
2 8 (3.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.94%) SAP
4 2 (0.97%) BEA
4 2 (0.97%) Blue Coat
4 2 (0.97%) Informatica
4 2 (0.97%) McAfee
4 2 (0.97%) Palo Alto
4 2 (0.97%) Pegasus
4 2 (0.97%) Workday
5 1 (0.49%) Brocade
5 1 (0.49%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.49%) F5
5 1 (0.49%) Infor
5 1 (0.49%) Lumension
5 1 (0.49%) Lumesse
5 1 (0.49%) Meridio
5 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.49%) Tableau
5 1 (0.49%) Varonis
Dorking, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Rate: £240 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago