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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 149 183 159
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 14 22 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.38% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.40% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 29
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £360 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £598 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -37.98%
Systems Analyst
London

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
3179 5502 5646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.64% 94.73% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 4240 4197
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016, 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 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Banking
4 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) ETL
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle
6 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Front Office
6 4 (13.33%) System Testing
6 4 (13.33%) User Stories
6 4 (13.33%) Use Case
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
7 3 (10.00%) Equities
7 3 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Bloomberg
8 2 (6.67%) WorldPay
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) RiskWrite
2 1 (3.33%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) 3G
1 1 (3.33%) 4G
1 1 (3.33%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) BODI
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Front Office
5 2 (6.67%) Billing
5 2 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (3.33%) Back Office
6 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.33%) Law
6 1 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) JMS
1 1 (3.33%) SOAP
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Equities
1 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Health Informatics
3 1 (3.33%) Informatics
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Solaris
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) ETL
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) System Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
4 4 (13.33%) User Stories
4 4 (13.33%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) BPMN
6 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Kanban
6 2 (6.67%) Release Management
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ACCA
1 1 (3.33%) CIMA
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.33%) MBA
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) JDA
4 1 (3.33%) Microgen
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.33%) Sun