Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 63 123
Rank change year-on-year -53 +60 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 37 60 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.26% 2.98% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 3.16% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 22
Surrey median daily rate £500 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.94% +24.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £425 £272 £313
90th Percentile £553 £544 £472
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £340
% change year-on-year +9.09% +21.32% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £17.43 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -58.99% +70.00%

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 2,781 1,901 2,478
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.69% 94.53% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,965 1,184 1,601
Surrey median daily rate £463 £414 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% -1.49% +8.39%
10th Percentile £273 £190 £250
90th Percentile £588 £552 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 116 139
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.80% -17.71% +35.21%
10th Percentile £11.87 £11.44 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.75 £53.94
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.27% -10.60% +20.65%

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 February 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 February 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 - 19 £500 -
Redhill -9 6 £450 -
Epsom - 3 - -
Guildford +2 1 £500 +94.17%
Farnham - 1 £388 -
Systems Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) Business Analysis
3 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (51.35%) Oracle
5 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
6 17 (45.95%) Unix
7 13 (35.14%) Workflow
7 13 (35.14%) MS Visio
7 13 (35.14%) BPR
7 13 (35.14%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (35.14%) Business Process Analysis
8 12 (32.43%) Data Analysis
8 12 (32.43%) Finance
9 11 (29.73%) Data Management
10 7 (18.92%) User Experience
10 7 (18.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (10.81%) Degree
11 4 (10.81%) Billing
11 4 (10.81%) Virtual Team
11 4 (10.81%) SDLC
12 3 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
12 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
12 3 (8.11%) Banking
12 3 (8.11%) InDesign
12 3 (8.11%) Adobe
12 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
12 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
12 3 (8.11%) Analytical Thinking
12 3 (8.11%) Elite 3E

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 13 (35.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (8.11%) InDesign
2 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (8.11%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Billing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Business Analysis
2 13 (35.14%) BPR
2 13 (35.14%) Business Process Analysis
2 13 (35.14%) Systems Analysis
2 13 (35.14%) Workflow
3 12 (32.43%) Data Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) Data Management
5 4 (10.81%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) OOD
8 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe
3 2 (5.41%) Pega
4 1 (2.70%) Guidewire