The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 191 154 143
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -11
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 20 43 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.75% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.96% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 69
Average daily rate
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£450 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £376 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £32.03 £26.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £26.40
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -5.30%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4581 4462 5538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.83% 77.36% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3616 3321 4123
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 42 94
Average hourly rate £21.28 £23.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.46% -16.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.70 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Analysis across the City of London region.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the City of London region.

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Systems Analysis.

1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Oracle
3 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) SQL
5 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
6 12 (22.64%) Java
7 9 (16.98%) Banking
7 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
7 9 (16.98%) IBM
7 9 (16.98%) Middleware
8 8 (15.09%) Linux
8 8 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
9 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
9 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
9 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
9 7 (13.21%) DevOps
9 7 (13.21%) Functional Programming
9 7 (13.21%) MQSeries
9 7 (13.21%) .NET
9 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
9 7 (13.21%) C#
9 7 (13.21%) EAI
9 7 (13.21%) SOA
9 7 (13.21%) ISEB
9 7 (13.21%) NHibernate
9 7 (13.21%) MVC
10 6 (11.32%) Scrum
10 6 (11.32%) SOAP
10 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.21%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) CICS
2 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.89%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sage BI
2 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.77%) DB2
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) ProClarity
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.77%) QlikView
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.89%) Big Data
7 1 (1.89%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.66%) MSBuild
2 2 (3.77%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.89%) TestNG
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Rational Rose
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.89%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Analyst
2 26 (49.06%) Business Analyst
3 18 (33.96%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Architect
5 9 (16.98%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Technical Architect
6 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Java Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Technical Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Integration Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Middleware
2 7 (13.21%) NHibernate
2 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
2 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
3 6 (11.32%) REST
3 6 (11.32%) WCF
3 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (11.32%) SOAP
4 4 (7.55%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (5.66%) HTML5
5 3 (5.66%) OAuth
5 3 (5.66%) OAuth2
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (5.66%) HTML
5 3 (5.66%) XML
6 2 (3.77%) Java EE
6 2 (3.77%) ISPF
6 2 (3.77%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Life Science
3 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
3 8 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (13.21%) DevOps
4 7 (13.21%) Functional Programming
4 7 (13.21%) MVC
4 7 (13.21%) EAI
4 7 (13.21%) SOA
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 6 (11.32%) Project Planning
6 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) BDD
6 5 (9.43%) UML
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
7 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) VBA
5 2 (3.77%) JCL
5 2 (3.77%) COBOL
6 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
3 5 (9.43%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (9.43%) WorldPay
4 2 (3.77%) Siebel
4 2 (3.77%) Sage
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) BMC
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio