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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 178 149 153
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 30 50 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.86% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.94% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 61
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£441 £445 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% +5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £316 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.62 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.86% +13.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.45 £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-44.42% +37.25%
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
5406 5340 6577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.33% 92.01% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4192 3896 4823
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 89 172
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.11 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 25 (36.23%) SQL
3 21 (30.43%) Banking
4 16 (23.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
5 15 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 11 (15.94%) Oracle
7 10 (14.49%) System Testing
7 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
9 8 (11.59%) Integration Testing
9 8 (11.59%) SWIFT
10 7 (10.14%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (10.14%) QA
10 7 (10.14%) Change Management
10 7 (10.14%) Workflow
11 6 (8.70%) Validation
11 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (8.70%) Degree
11 6 (8.70%) Investment Banking
11 6 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
12 5 (7.25%) SDLC
12 5 (7.25%) Information Management
12 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (7.25%) Mainframe

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) LiveLink
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.45%) Drupal
2 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.45%) WordPress
2 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.45%) HFM
2 1 (1.45%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.80%) QlikView
3 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.90%) Essbase
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.45%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.45%) MS Access
6 1 (1.45%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Toad
2 1 (1.45%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 21 (30.43%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.90%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Law
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) XML
2 2 (2.90%) FpML
2 2 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.45%) XSD
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) SWIFT
3 5 (7.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.90%) Equities
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) PACS
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) User Acceptance Testing
1 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
2 15 (21.74%) Business Analysis
3 10 (14.49%) System Testing
4 9 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (11.59%) Integration Testing
5 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.14%) Change Management
6 7 (10.14%) Workflow
6 7 (10.14%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (8.70%) Validation
7 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.25%) Information Management
8 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.25%) SDLC
9 4 (5.80%) Data Management
10 3 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) VBA
3 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.45%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) C++
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ACCA
3 2 (2.90%) CIMA
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) CODA
3 4 (5.80%) Tableau
4 3 (4.35%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.35%) Cognos
5 2 (2.90%) Sybase
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.90%) WorldPay
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Charles River
6 1 (1.45%) OpenText
6 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.45%) Maconomy
6 1 (1.45%) Axway
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.45%) Informatica
6 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.45%) SmartStream
6 1 (1.45%) HP
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