The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 260 238 225
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 174 203 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.81% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.87% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 142 131
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£408 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 8
Average hourly rate £21.62 - £44.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 - £33.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.58 - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+27.48% +56.88%
Systems Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22595 23409 24351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.01% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15641 16101 16015
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 426 624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Analyst across the London region.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst across the London region.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 52 £425 -1.16% 12
Bromley -1 2 - - 3
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Grays - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Finchley - - - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 104 (32.30%) Finance
2 96 (29.81%) SQL
3 58 (18.01%) Banking
3 58 (18.01%) Business Analysis
4 54 (16.77%) Systems Analysis
5 47 (14.60%) Oracle
6 39 (12.11%) Investment Banking
7 38 (11.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 35 (10.87%) Test Scripting
8 35 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (9.94%) SQL Server
10 31 (9.63%) Project Management
10 31 (9.63%) Management Information System
10 31 (9.63%) Data Analysis
11 30 (9.32%) Microsoft
12 28 (8.70%) UML
12 28 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (8.07%) MS Visio
14 24 (7.45%) CRM
14 24 (7.45%) MS Excel
14 24 (7.45%) Workflow
15 23 (7.14%) Change Management
16 22 (6.83%) Migration
17 21 (6.52%) Data Modelling
17 21 (6.52%) Degree
18 20 (6.21%) ITIL
18 20 (6.21%) Data Management
19 19 (5.90%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (5.59%) Windows
20 18 (5.59%) System Testing

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.93%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (0.62%) CICS
4 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.31%) CMS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
Applications
1 26 (8.07%) MS Visio
2 24 (7.45%) MS Excel
3 17 (5.28%) MS Office
4 12 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.24%) MS Project
6 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) Mingle
7 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.24%) ResourceLink
3 4 (1.24%) Agresso
3 4 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.93%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.62%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.62%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.62%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.31%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.31%) Aligne
6 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.93%) SaaS
2 2 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.17%) SAN
1 7 (2.17%) Intranet
2 6 (1.86%) HTTP
3 5 (1.55%) DNS
3 5 (1.55%) Firewall
4 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.93%) DHCP
5 3 (0.93%) Wireless
5 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.93%) DSL
5 3 (0.93%) HSRP
6 2 (0.62%) VLAN
6 2 (0.62%) NAS
6 2 (0.62%) DMVPN
6 2 (0.62%) WAN
6 2 (0.62%) VPN
6 2 (0.62%) Internet
6 2 (0.62%) MPLS
6 2 (0.62%) OSPF
6 2 (0.62%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.90%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.80%) DB2
5 4 (1.24%) Cognos Impromptu
5 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.24%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.62%) MS Access
7 2 (0.62%) MySQL
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Toad
2 3 (0.93%) JIRA
2 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.31%) XPEDITER
4 1 (0.31%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.31%) MSTest
General
1 104 (32.30%) Finance
2 58 (18.01%) Banking
3 39 (12.11%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.28%) Retail
5 13 (4.04%) Front Office
6 12 (3.73%) Advertising
7 10 (3.11%) Legal
8 6 (1.86%) Back Office
9 5 (1.55%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.24%) Publishing
11 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.93%) Billing
12 2 (0.62%) Local Government
12 2 (0.62%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Marketing
13 1 (0.31%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.35%) .NET
2 13 (4.04%) XML
3 7 (2.17%) HTML
4 6 (1.86%) FpML
5 4 (1.24%) Middleware
6 2 (0.62%) XBRL
6 2 (0.62%) WinForms
6 2 (0.62%) Flash
6 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.62%) CSS
7 1 (0.31%) SOAP
7 1 (0.31%) Web Services
7 1 (0.31%) COM
7 1 (0.31%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.31%) XHTML
7 1 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.31%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.31%) ISPF
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.63%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.73%) Mainframe
4 9 (2.80%) Derivative
4 9 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.17%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.86%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.55%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.93%) NHS
9 3 (0.93%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.62%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.62%) Equities
10 2 (0.62%) PKI
11 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.31%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.31%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.31%) Wiki
11 1 (0.31%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.59%) Windows
2 9 (2.80%) Linux
3 7 (2.17%) UNIX
4 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.93%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.01%) Business Analysis
2 54 (16.77%) Systems Analysis
3 38 (11.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 35 (10.87%) Test Scripting
5 31 (9.63%) Data Analysis
5 31 (9.63%) Project Management
6 28 (8.70%) UML
6 28 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (7.45%) CRM
7 24 (7.45%) Workflow
8 23 (7.14%) Change Management
9 22 (6.83%) Migration
10 21 (6.52%) Data Modelling
11 20 (6.21%) ITIL
11 20 (6.21%) Data Management
12 18 (5.59%) System Testing
13 15 (4.66%) Integration Testing
13 15 (4.66%) Use Case
13 15 (4.66%) Validation
14 14 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (29.81%) SQL
2 9 (2.80%) Java
3 8 (2.48%) C#
3 8 (2.48%) COBOL
4 6 (1.86%) PL/SQL
4 6 (1.86%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.86%) JCL
5 5 (1.55%) VBA
6 4 (1.24%) PHP
6 4 (1.24%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.93%) C++
7 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.62%) Perl
8 2 (0.62%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.31%) RPG
9 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (6.52%) Degree
2 9 (2.80%) ISEB
3 8 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.93%) MCITP
7 2 (0.62%) Siebel Certification
7 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.31%) MCDST
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) ACCA
8 1 (0.31%) CIMA
8 1 (0.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.42%) QA
2 7 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.86%) EMIR
3 6 (1.86%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (1.86%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.31%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.93%) XenApp
3 2 (0.62%) Platform Symphony
3 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.31%) WMI
3 1 (0.31%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) logstash
3 1 (0.31%) Kibana
3 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (14.60%) Oracle
2 30 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.59%) Northgate
4 17 (5.28%) SAP
5 9 (2.80%) Cognos
5 9 (2.80%) Business Objects
6 8 (2.48%) IBM
7 7 (2.17%) Hyperion
8 6 (1.86%) HP
8 6 (1.86%) Sun
9 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.55%) Citrix
10 4 (1.24%) VMware
10 4 (1.24%) EMC
10 4 (1.24%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.24%) thinkFolio
10 4 (1.24%) i-GRasp
11 3 (0.93%) Meru Networks
11 3 (0.93%) Capita
11 3 (0.93%) Sybase
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £360.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £479.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 135-160 Per Day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City Of London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 23 Per Hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £120.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago