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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 176 146 122
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 25 48 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.83% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.90% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 70
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£450 £450 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £371 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £616 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £31.99 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.34% +68.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +128.57%
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
5393 5319 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.43% 92.41% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4151 3926 4767
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £263 £282
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 92 76 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.58 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -7.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £32.03 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 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 3 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 34 (52.31%) Finance
2 23 (35.38%) SQL
3 17 (26.15%) Banking
4 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 13 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 13 (20.00%) Oracle
6 9 (13.85%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (13.85%) System Testing
7 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.31%) Change Management
7 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) SWIFT
8 7 (10.77%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (10.77%) SDLC
9 6 (9.23%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
9 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.23%) QA
9 6 (9.23%) Information Management
9 6 (9.23%) Validation
9 6 (9.23%) CODA
9 6 (9.23%) Mainframe
9 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
9 6 (9.23%) VBA
9 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
9 6 (9.23%) Cognos
10 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
2 3 (4.62%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.54%) HFM
2 1 (1.54%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.15%) QlikView
4 3 (4.62%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Cognos Query Studio
5 2 (3.08%) Essbase
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) MS Access
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Toad
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 34 (52.31%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) HTML
2 3 (4.62%) Ajax
2 3 (4.62%) JSTL
2 3 (4.62%) CSS
2 3 (4.62%) JSP
2 3 (4.62%) Servlets
3 1 (1.54%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) XSD
3 1 (1.54%) FpML
3 1 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) SWIFT
3 6 (9.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.08%) Equities
4 2 (3.08%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.54%) PACS
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Derivative
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.54%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 13 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (13.85%) System Testing
3 9 (13.85%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
4 8 (12.31%) Change Management
5 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (10.77%) SDLC
6 6 (9.23%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Information Management
6 6 (9.23%) Validation
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow
8 3 (4.62%) Data Management
8 3 (4.62%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) VBA
3 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.15%) PHP
4 3 (4.62%) Java
5 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ACCA
2 2 (3.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Cognos
2 6 (9.23%) CODA
3 4 (6.15%) Tableau
4 3 (4.62%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.62%) IBM
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Sybase
5 2 (3.08%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.54%) Informatica
6 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.54%) Charles River
6 1 (1.54%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.54%) Maconomy
6 1 (1.54%) Axway
6 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) SmartStream
6 1 (1.54%) Cerner
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