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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 141 141 157
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 59 76 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.00% 1.05% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.13% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 40
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£440 £425 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +0.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £310 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £575 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.62 £19.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.78% -56.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.46 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.30% +60.33%
Systems Analyst
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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
5432 6713 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.08% 92.61% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3931 4902 5241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 45 (45.00%) Finance
2 31 (31.00%) SQL
3 25 (25.00%) Banking
4 19 (19.00%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 15 (15.00%) Oracle
7 14 (14.00%) Investment Banking
8 13 (13.00%) Business Analysis
9 12 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (12.00%) Validation
10 11 (11.00%) Change Management
11 10 (10.00%) Workflow
11 10 (10.00%) Advertising
11 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (10.00%) ITIL
11 10 (10.00%) Hyperion
11 10 (10.00%) Test Scripting
12 9 (9.00%) System Testing
12 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
12 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
12 9 (9.00%) Data Management
13 8 (8.00%) Migration
13 8 (8.00%) Windows
13 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (8.00%) ETL
14 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
14 7 (7.00%) Mainframe
14 7 (7.00%) Information Management
14 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
14 7 (7.00%) Portfolio Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.00%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.00%) MS Office
4 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle HRMS
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.00%) RMDS
2 2 (2.00%) Agresso
3 1 (1.00%) Capstone
3 1 (1.00%) Tesseract
3 1 (1.00%) Minerva
3 1 (1.00%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.00%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.00%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (1.00%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.00%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.00%) HSRP
2 2 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) SNMP
3 1 (1.00%) VoIP
3 1 (1.00%) WAN
3 1 (1.00%) VPN
3 1 (1.00%) DNS
3 1 (1.00%) MPLS
3 1 (1.00%) OSPF
3 1 (1.00%) BGP
3 1 (1.00%) RFID
3 1 (1.00%) VLAN
3 1 (1.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.00%) DB2
5 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) MS Access
7 1 (1.00%) MySQL
7 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.00%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
3 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (45.00%) Finance
2 25 (25.00%) Banking
3 14 (14.00%) Investment Banking
4 10 (10.00%) Advertising
5 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Front Office
7 1 (1.00%) Publishing
7 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) XML
1 4 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) WinForms
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) Flash
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.00%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.00%) Derivative
3 5 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 5 (5.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.00%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.00%) EPoS
5 1 (1.00%) AS400
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 4 (4.00%) Linux
3 3 (3.00%) UNIX
3 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.00%) CentOS
4 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) Systems Analysis
2 16 (16.00%) Data Analysis
3 13 (13.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (12.00%) Validation
5 11 (11.00%) Change Management
6 10 (10.00%) Workflow
6 10 (10.00%) ITIL
6 10 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 9 (9.00%) System Testing
7 9 (9.00%) Data Management
8 8 (8.00%) Migration
8 8 (8.00%) ETL
9 7 (7.00%) Information Management
9 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
9 7 (7.00%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (6.00%) Project Management
10 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.00%) COBOL
3 3 (3.00%) JCL
4 2 (2.00%) C#
4 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.00%) VBA
5 1 (1.00%) Java
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) ISEB
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.00%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) EMIR
2 2 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Nagios
2 1 (1.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.00%) WMI
2 1 (1.00%) logstash
2 1 (1.00%) Kibana
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (15.00%) Oracle
2 10 (10.00%) Hyperion
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.00%) IBM
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.00%) Northgate
5 2 (2.00%) thinkFolio
5 2 (2.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.00%) Reuters
5 2 (2.00%) HP
5 2 (2.00%) Sun
5 2 (2.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) Cognos
5 2 (2.00%) Siebel
6 1 (1.00%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.00%) CODA
6 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.00%) Dell
6 1 (1.00%) ION Trading
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