The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 147 129 171
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 47 90 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 1.27% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.37% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 68 38
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£450 £420 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £314 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £500 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £26.80 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+141.07% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5250 6553 7082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.23% 92.82% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4822 5161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 170 169
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £51.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Systems Analyst
London

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (37.93%) Finance
2 27 (31.03%) SQL
3 23 (26.44%) Banking
4 17 (19.54%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (18.39%) Data Analysis
6 15 (17.24%) Oracle
7 13 (14.94%) Data Management
8 12 (13.79%) Investment Banking
8 12 (13.79%) Test Scripting
9 11 (12.64%) ITIL
9 11 (12.64%) Windows
10 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 9 (10.34%) Hyperion
10 9 (10.34%) Advertising
10 9 (10.34%) Validation
11 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
11 8 (9.20%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (8.05%) System Testing
12 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
12 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
12 7 (8.05%) Project Management
12 7 (8.05%) Change Management
12 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
13 6 (6.90%) Migration
13 6 (6.90%) Workflow
13 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.90%) ETL
13 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (6.90%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) WorkSite
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.60%) MS Office
4 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Agresso
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (2.30%) RMDS
4 1 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.15%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.15%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.15%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.15%) Capstone
4 1 (1.15%) Tesseract
4 1 (1.15%) Minerva
4 1 (1.15%) Sentinel
4 1 (1.15%) ION MarketView
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.60%) DB2
3 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.30%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) MS Access
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.15%) WiX
3 1 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.15%) MSI
3 1 (1.15%) NUnit
3 1 (1.15%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.15%) Subversion
3 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (37.93%) Finance
2 23 (26.44%) Banking
3 12 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.34%) Advertising
5 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 3 (3.45%) Back Office
6 2 (2.30%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Front Office
7 1 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) XML
3 2 (2.30%) WinForms
3 2 (2.30%) CSS
3 2 (2.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.75%) Derivative
2 5 (5.75%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.60%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.30%) EPoS
5 1 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.15%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.15%) AS400
5 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.15%) Equities
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) UNIX
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Systems Analysis
2 16 (18.39%) Data Analysis
3 13 (14.94%) Data Management
4 12 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 11 (12.64%) ITIL
6 9 (10.34%) Validation
7 8 (9.20%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.05%) Project Management
8 7 (8.05%) Change Management
8 7 (8.05%) System Testing
8 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Migration
9 6 (6.90%) UML
9 6 (6.90%) ETL
9 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.90%) Workflow
10 5 (5.75%) Requirements Management
10 5 (5.75%) SOA
10 5 (5.75%) OO
10 5 (5.75%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.60%) VBA
4 3 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) COBOL
5 2 (2.30%) JCL
5 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.15%) VB
6 1 (1.15%) PHP
6 1 (1.15%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.30%) XenApp
1 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.15%) WMI
2 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) Hyperion
3 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.60%) HP
5 3 (3.45%) IBM
5 3 (3.45%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.30%) Sun
6 2 (2.30%) Fidessa
6 2 (2.30%) Citrix
6 2 (2.30%) Reuters
6 2 (2.30%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) Sophis
7 1 (1.15%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.15%) Northgate
7 1 (1.15%) Capita
7 1 (1.15%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.15%) Google
7 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.26 - £23.98 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 25 days ago