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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 165 150 147
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 26 55 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.92% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.20% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 51
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£450 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £357 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £573 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+25.41% +7.14%
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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
4179 4583 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 76.97% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 3467 3817
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 82
Average hourly rate £24.62 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 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 29 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 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle
3 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
4 13 (24.53%) Middleware
5 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.87%) Java
7 9 (16.98%) SQL
7 9 (16.98%) Linux
7 9 (16.98%) Banking
8 7 (13.21%) Project Management
8 7 (13.21%) SOA
8 7 (13.21%) IBM
8 7 (13.21%) ISEB
8 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
9 6 (11.32%) DevOps
9 6 (11.32%) Functional Programming
9 6 (11.32%) WorldPay
9 6 (11.32%) UML
10 5 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (9.43%) Degree
10 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
11 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
11 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
11 4 (7.55%) SWIFT
11 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
11 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 4 (7.55%) MQSeries
1 4 (7.55%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) CICS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.89%) EDMS
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) XPEDITER
2 1 (1.89%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 2 (3.77%) Front Office
5 2 (3.77%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Advertising
6 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Analyst
2 24 (45.28%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Java Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Java Technical Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Compliance Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Integration Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) Middleware
2 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
2 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) NHibernate
3 3 (5.66%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) SOAP
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (5.66%) WCF
3 3 (5.66%) REST
3 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.66%) Dapper ORM
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.77%) Java EE
4 2 (3.77%) J2EE
4 2 (3.77%) Servlets
4 2 (3.77%) ISPF
5 1 (1.89%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.55%) SWIFT
2 3 (5.66%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Equities
4 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.89%) Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.89%) Physics
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Life Science
4 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) Project Management
3 7 (13.21%) SOA
3 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
4 6 (11.32%) DevOps
4 6 (11.32%) Functional Programming
4 6 (11.32%) UML
5 5 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Kanban
6 4 (7.55%) Data Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Cash Management
6 4 (7.55%) OO
6 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.55%) EAI
6 4 (7.55%) MVC
6 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) Java
2 9 (16.98%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) COBOL
5 2 (3.77%) JCL
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ISEB
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) IBM
3 6 (11.32%) WorldPay
4 5 (9.43%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.77%) Siebel
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.89%) Murex
6 1 (1.89%) BMC
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Splunk