Period
to 23 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 East > Surrey
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 39 135
Rank change year-on-year -82 +96 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 42 114 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.38% 5.05% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 5.36% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 80 12
Surrey median daily rate £494 £451 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% +8.73% +7.10%
10th Percentile £425 £324 £330
90th Percentile £550 £538 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £435 £340
% change year-on-year +9.20% +27.94% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £22.50
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £17.43 £32.50
% change year-on-year +132.36% -46.37% +30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,881 2,125 2,431
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 94.19% 96.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,008 1,404 1,597
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +11.84%
10th Percentile £300 £238 £238
90th Percentile £591 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 80 183
Surrey median hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -18.48% +24.32%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.73 £11.05
90th Percentile £51.38 £47.50 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +8.40%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Surrey

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analyst in Surrey

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in Surrey

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Reigate -8 27 £488 +7.73%
Redhill -14 5 £450 -14.29%
Epsom +3 2 - -
Guildford -6 2 - -
Systems Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (92.86%) SQL
2 38 (90.48%) Business Analysis
3 30 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (61.90%) Relational Database
4 26 (61.90%) Oracle
5 25 (59.52%) Unix
6 19 (45.24%) BPR
6 19 (45.24%) Workflow
6 19 (45.24%) Business Process Analysis
7 18 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (40.48%) MS Visio
9 15 (35.71%) Data Analysis
10 13 (30.95%) Finance
11 12 (28.57%) Data Management
12 7 (16.67%) User Experience
12 7 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 7 (16.67%) Degree
13 6 (14.29%) SDLC
14 5 (11.90%) Virtual Team
15 3 (7.14%) Adobe
15 3 (7.14%) Photoshop
15 3 (7.14%) InDesign
15 3 (7.14%) Banking
15 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
15 3 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 3 (7.14%) Axure RP
16 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 2 (4.76%) System Testing
16 2 (4.76%) Requirements Management
16 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.14%) InDesign
2 3 (7.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Carpe Diem
1 2 (4.76%) Elite 3E
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) User Experience
3 5 (11.90%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Business Analysis
2 19 (45.24%) BPR
2 19 (45.24%) Business Process Analysis
2 19 (45.24%) Workflow
3 18 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (35.71%) Data Analysis
5 12 (28.57%) Data Management
6 6 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (4.76%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (4.76%) Requirements Management
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.76%) System Testing
8 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.38%) Information Security
9 1 (2.38%) OO
9 1 (2.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft