The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 28 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 48 63
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15  
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.88% 1.48% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.87% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £425 £413 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +35.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £368 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £438 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.36 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.57% -23.52%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 459 374 484
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.44% 79.07% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1012 1381
Median daily rate £375 £390 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +9.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 35 39
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £73.75 £17.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in South Wales

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in South Wales

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in South Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in South Wales

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in South Wales

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Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
Newport +6 10 £425 +1.49%
Systems Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (30.00%) Lotus
3 2 (20.00%) Velocity
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (30.00%) IBM Notes
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Lotus