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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 148 151 140
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 44 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 0.85% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.91% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 44
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£470 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.88% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +37.93%
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
4725 5628 5333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.25% 93.69% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3625 4090 4001
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £275
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 81 92 132
Average hourly rate £17.87 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £30.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 44 (41.90%) Finance
2 31 (29.52%) Banking
3 27 (25.71%) SQL
4 24 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (18.10%) Oracle
6 18 (17.14%) SWIFT
7 17 (16.19%) Linux
8 16 (15.24%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 15 (14.29%) Change Management
10 13 (12.38%) Financial Institution
10 13 (12.38%) Project Management
11 12 (11.43%) Cash Management
11 12 (11.43%) Business Analysis
11 12 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (10.48%) Investment Banking
12 11 (10.48%) Oracle Cash Management
13 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
13 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (9.52%) CMS
13 10 (9.52%) Windows
14 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
14 9 (8.57%) Retail
14 9 (8.57%) Test Scripting
15 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (7.62%) Portfolio Management
15 8 (7.62%) Retail Banking
15 8 (7.62%) Derivative
15 8 (7.62%) Data Modelling
15 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (9.52%) CMS
2 6 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.90%) CICS
4 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.95%) Confluence
5 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.81%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (2.86%) RMDS
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.95%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.95%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.95%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) SSL
1 1 (0.95%) S/MIME
1 1 (0.95%) SAN
1 1 (0.95%) Intranet
1 1 (0.95%) RFID
1 1 (0.95%) Firewall
1 1 (0.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.81%) Cognos Query Studio
3 4 (3.81%) MySQL
3 4 (3.81%) DB2
4 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.95%) MS Access
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Toad
2 1 (0.95%) XPEDITER
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 44 (41.90%) Finance
2 31 (29.52%) Banking
3 13 (12.38%) Financial Institution
4 11 (10.48%) Investment Banking
5 9 (8.57%) Retail
6 8 (7.62%) Retail Banking
7 5 (4.76%) Back Office
7 5 (4.76%) Advertising
8 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.86%) Front Office
9 2 (1.90%) Law
10 1 (0.95%) Legal
10 1 (0.95%) Publishing
10 1 (0.95%) Billing
10 1 (0.95%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) Middleware
2 5 (4.76%) .NET
3 4 (3.81%) XML
3 4 (3.81%) HTML
4 3 (2.86%) JSTL
4 3 (2.86%) Ajax
4 3 (2.86%) CSS
4 3 (2.86%) JSP
4 3 (2.86%) Servlets
5 1 (0.95%) SOAP
5 1 (0.95%) Flash
5 1 (0.95%) XBRL
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.95%) ISPF
5 1 (0.95%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.95%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) SWIFT
2 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.62%) Mainframe
2 8 (7.62%) Derivative
3 5 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Data Extraction
4 4 (3.81%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.90%) iSeries
5 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.90%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.90%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.95%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.95%) Equities
6 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.95%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.19%) Linux
2 10 (9.52%) Windows
3 6 (5.71%) UNIX
4 1 (0.95%) AIX
4 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (15.24%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 15 (14.29%) Change Management
4 13 (12.38%) Project Management
5 12 (11.43%) Cash Management
5 12 (11.43%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.57%) Test Scripting
8 8 (7.62%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.62%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.67%) ITIL
9 7 (6.67%) Information Management
10 6 (5.71%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.71%) Workflow
10 6 (5.71%) System Testing
11 5 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (6.67%) Java
3 6 (5.71%) VBA
4 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.86%) PHP
5 3 (2.86%) COBOL
6 2 (1.90%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.95%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (2.86%) ISEB
2 3 (2.86%) Siebel Certification
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.95%) PMP
4 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.95%) MCP
4 1 (0.95%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
1 5 (4.76%) EMIR
1 5 (4.76%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (3.81%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.86%) MiFID
4 1 (0.95%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.95%) FINREP
4 1 (0.95%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Nagios
1 1 (0.95%) CA Endevor
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
1 1 (0.95%) logstash
1 1 (0.95%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Oracle
2 6 (5.71%) IBM
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.76%) Cognos
4 4 (3.81%) SAP
4 4 (3.81%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.86%) VMware
5 3 (2.86%) Siebel
5 3 (2.86%) Citrix
6 2 (1.90%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.90%) Northgate
6 2 (1.90%) thinkFolio
6 2 (1.90%) CODA
7 1 (0.95%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.95%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.95%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.95%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco
7 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago