Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Systems Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Information Systems Analyst
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 889 882 888
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Information Systems Analyst 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.004% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
UK median daily rate £350 £190 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.21% - -24.00%
10th Percentile £250 £185 £148
90th Percentile £390 £195 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.93 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Information Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Systems Analyst in the UK

Information Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Systems Analyst in the UK

Information Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Systems Analyst over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Systems Analyst in the UK

Information Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Systems Analyst in the UK

Information Systems Analyst
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Systems Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England -5 6 £375 +97.37% 1
UK excluding London - 6 £350 - 1
South East - 3 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £350 -
Midlands - 2 £350 -
London -12 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £225 -

Information Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Information 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 featuring Information Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) CyberArk
4 1 (14.29%) Varonis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO

Information Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) BPR
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ACCA
1 1 (14.29%) CFA
1 1 (14.29%) CIMA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) CyberArk
3 1 (14.29%) Lumension
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Meridio
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Varonis