The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 138 161 140
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 47 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 0.67% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.71% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 37
Average daily rate
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£430 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £530 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +68.75%
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
4590 5319 5343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 93.40% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3486 3738 3978
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 84 120
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.75 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015, 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 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 31 (33.70%) Banking
3 27 (29.35%) SQL
4 24 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (20.65%) Oracle
6 17 (18.48%) Linux
7 16 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
7 16 (17.39%) SWIFT
8 14 (15.22%) Change Management
9 13 (14.13%) Financial Institution
9 13 (14.13%) Integration Testing
10 12 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (13.04%) Cash Management
11 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
11 11 (11.96%) Oracle Cash Management
11 11 (11.96%) Investment Banking
11 11 (11.96%) Windows
12 10 (10.87%) Project Management
12 10 (10.87%) CMS
13 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.78%) Test Scripting
14 8 (8.70%) Retail
14 8 (8.70%) Derivative
14 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
14 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (7.61%) Portfolio Management
15 7 (7.61%) Retail Banking
15 7 (7.61%) Information Management
15 7 (7.61%) Advertising
15 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 10 (10.87%) CMS
2 6 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.17%) CICS
4 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (3.26%) RMDS
3 1 (1.09%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.09%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.09%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) SSL
1 1 (1.09%) S/MIME
1 1 (1.09%) SAN
1 1 (1.09%) Intranet
1 1 (1.09%) Internet
1 1 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.35%) Cognos Query Studio
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.26%) MySQL
5 2 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) MS Access
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 31 (33.70%) Banking
3 13 (14.13%) Financial Institution
4 11 (11.96%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.70%) Retail
6 7 (7.61%) Retail Banking
6 7 (7.61%) Advertising
7 5 (5.43%) Back Office
8 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.17%) Front Office
10 1 (1.09%) Law
10 1 (1.09%) Legal
10 1 (1.09%) Marketing
10 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) Middleware
2 6 (6.52%) .NET
3 4 (4.35%) HTML
4 3 (3.26%) XML
4 3 (3.26%) CSS
4 3 (3.26%) JSP
4 3 (3.26%) Servlets
4 3 (3.26%) Ajax
4 3 (3.26%) JSTL
5 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) SWIFT
2 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.70%) Derivative
3 7 (7.61%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.35%) Data Extraction
5 4 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Equities
7 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.17%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.17%) iSeries
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.09%) PKI
8 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Linux
2 11 (11.96%) Windows
3 5 (5.43%) UNIX
4 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
3 14 (15.22%) Change Management
4 13 (14.13%) Integration Testing
5 12 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (13.04%) Cash Management
6 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
7 10 (10.87%) Project Management
8 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.78%) Test Scripting
9 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Information Management
10 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.61%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (6.52%) ITIL
12 5 (5.43%) Workflow
12 5 (5.43%) V-Model
12 5 (5.43%) System Testing
12 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) VBA
2 5 (5.43%) Java
3 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.35%) PHP
4 2 (2.17%) VB
4 2 (2.17%) COBOL
5 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.09%) C
5 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) VCP4
3 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) MCP
3 1 (1.09%) MCSE
3 1 (1.09%) ISEB
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Siebel Certification
3 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.09%) PMP
3 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.17%) EMIR
2 2 (2.17%) MiFID
2 2 (2.17%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.09%) FINREP
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (20.65%) Oracle
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.52%) IBM
4 5 (5.43%) Cognos
5 4 (4.35%) Bloomberg
6 3 (3.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.26%) CODA
6 3 (3.26%) Citrix
7 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.17%) SAP
8 1 (1.09%) Sybase
8 1 (1.09%) Informatica
8 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.09%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.09%) Siebel
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) Maconomy
8 1 (1.09%) Axway
8 1 (1.09%) Ab Initio
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