The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 155 185 151
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 9 26 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.44% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.46% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 29
Median daily rate £393 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.31% -0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £350 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £529 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.85%
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
3257 5619 5464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.51% 94.87% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4360 3966
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 91 95
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £25.34 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

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 25 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 5 (19.23%) ETL
5 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Front Office
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (11.54%) Retail
7 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Equities
7 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) Bloomberg
7 3 (11.54%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (7.69%) WorldPay
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.69%) MS Office
8 2 (7.69%) MS Excel

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) 3G
1 1 (3.85%) 4G
1 1 (3.85%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) BODI
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) MS Access
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Front Office
5 3 (11.54%) Retail
6 2 (7.69%) Billing
6 2 (7.69%) Legal
7 1 (3.85%) Back Office
7 1 (3.85%) Law
7 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Equities
1 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.69%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.85%) APACS
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Health Informatics
3 1 (3.85%) Informatics
3 1 (3.85%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Solaris
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) BPMN
6 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Use Case
6 2 (7.69%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ACCA
2 1 (3.85%) CIMA
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MBA
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO20022
1 1 (3.85%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Bloomberg
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.85%) JDA
3 1 (3.85%) Microgen
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) NetIQ
3 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.85%) Sun