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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 161 153 158
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 34 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.86% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.12% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 34
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£463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £352 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £510 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £30.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+33.88% +0.83%
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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
4261 4843 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 77.25% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3324 3576 3643
Average daily rate £465 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 55
Average hourly rate £24.23 £22.50 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.68% -68.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.75 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 28 (46.67%) Finance
2 20 (33.33%) Oracle
3 19 (31.67%) Business Analysis
4 14 (23.33%) Project Management
5 13 (21.67%) Middleware
6 11 (18.33%) Linux
6 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
7 10 (16.67%) Degree
7 10 (16.67%) Banking
8 9 (15.00%) Java
8 9 (15.00%) SQL
8 9 (15.00%) ISEB
9 8 (13.33%) Change Management
9 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.67%) WorldPay
10 7 (11.67%) Financial Institution
10 7 (11.67%) UML
11 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
11 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.00%) CMS
11 6 (10.00%) SWIFT
11 6 (10.00%) DevOps
11 6 (10.00%) Functional Programming
11 6 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (8.33%) Cash Management
12 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.33%) Use Case
12 5 (8.33%) Retail Banking

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 6 (10.00%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.33%) CICS
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) SAS
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.67%) MS Project
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
1 3 (5.00%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) DB2
3 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Big Data
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) XPEDITER
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 28 (46.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 5 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.00%) Back Office
7 2 (3.33%) Billing
7 2 (3.33%) Front Office
8 1 (1.67%) Law
8 1 (1.67%) Legal
8 1 (1.67%) Advertising
8 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Analyst
2 28 (46.67%) Business Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Compliance Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Integration Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Middleware
2 4 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.33%) NHibernate
4 2 (3.33%) ISPF
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) Java EE
4 2 (3.33%) Servlets
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) J2EE
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (1.67%) EJB
5 1 (1.67%) JSP
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) WCF
5 1 (1.67%) REST
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) SWIFT
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.67%) Equities
6 1 (1.67%) Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) Physics
6 1 (1.67%) Life Science
6 1 (1.67%) CMDB
6 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.67%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.67%) UNIX
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Business Analysis
2 14 (23.33%) Project Management
3 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
4 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (13.33%) Change Management
5 7 (11.67%) UML
6 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.00%) DevOps
6 6 (10.00%) Functional Programming
7 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.33%) Use Case
7 5 (8.33%) Cash Management
7 5 (8.33%) OO
7 5 (8.33%) SOA
8 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) Java
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) COBOL
3 2 (3.33%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) JCL
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) ISEB
3 3 (5.00%) PMP
3 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.00%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) WorldPay
3 5 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (8.33%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.00%) Siebel
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Murex
6 1 (1.67%) BMC
6 1 (1.67%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk