Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 71 125
Rank change year-on-year -65 +54 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 24 66 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.74% 2.61% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 2.75% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 49 12
Surrey median daily rate £488 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £365 £360 £134
90th Percentile £525 £538 £599
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £384
% change year-on-year +3.45% +13.21% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £22.50
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £18.47 £22.50
% change year-on-year +119.33% -17.93% +19.05%

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 3,071 2,396 2,453
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.43% 94.82% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,131 1,635 1,652
Surrey median daily rate £470 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £303 £263 £245
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 77 114
Surrey median hourly rate £21.50 £19.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -12.78% +21.62%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £47.13
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +5.56% -9.15% +13.21%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 August 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 -16 14 £488 +7.73%
Leatherhead +6 4 £375 -
Guildford - 3 £500 -
Systems Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Business Analysis
3 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle
5 10 (41.67%) Unix
5 10 (41.67%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
6 8 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
6 8 (33.33%) Workflow
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) BPR
7 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
8 5 (20.83%) SDLC
9 4 (16.67%) Migration
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 3 (12.50%) QA
10 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 3 (12.50%) Retail
10 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Python
10 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 3 (12.50%) User Stories
10 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 3 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) DataStage
2 1 (4.17%) FileMaker
2 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.17%) QualityStage
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Business Analysis
2 10 (41.67%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) BPR
3 8 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Workflow
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) User Stories
7 2 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (8.33%) System Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) IBM