The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 134 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 20 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.52% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.54% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 35
Median daily rate £395 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £360 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £475 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £35.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-50.20% +47.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2811 2943 4889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.80% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2304 3778
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 80
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +34.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the City of London region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst across the City of London region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) Banking
3 13 (30.95%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (21.43%) ITIL
4 9 (21.43%) Service Management
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.29%) Tivoli
6 6 (14.29%) NetIQ
6 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) Validation
7 5 (11.90%) Migration
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle
7 5 (11.90%) Linux
7 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
7 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.52%) Information Management
8 4 (9.52%) UML
8 4 (9.52%) .NET
8 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
8 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (9.52%) Legal
8 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
1 2 (4.76%) IIS
1 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.38%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (2.38%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (2.38%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
1 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.52%) Legal
5 3 (7.14%) Retail
6 2 (4.76%) Law
7 1 (2.38%) Advertising
7 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (9.52%) SWIFT
3 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) AS400
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Equities
5 1 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) MVS
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Service Management
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Validation
5 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) Information Management
6 4 (9.52%) UML
7 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (7.14%) SDLC
7 3 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (4.76%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) C
3 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) RPG
3 2 (4.76%) RPG/400
3 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) COBOL
4 1 (2.38%) JCL
4 1 (2.38%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) VBA
4 1 (2.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SEPA
2 2 (4.76%) TARGET2
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.38%) MiFID
3 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) NetIQ
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) HP
4 3 (7.14%) Orchard
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Microgen
6 1 (2.38%) Northgate
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Talend
6 1 (2.38%) Workday