The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
England / London
Rank 313 308 285
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 84 111 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.52% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.54% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 83 88
Median daily rate £450 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £255 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.31 £42.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-75.75% +78.94%

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
18108 20378 20221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.02% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12974 14446 14220
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 308 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 25 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 17 £483 +10.40% 7
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 London region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 71 (37.37%) Finance
2 63 (33.16%) SQL
3 43 (22.63%) Banking
4 38 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 30 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (15.26%) Business Analysis
7 24 (12.63%) Retail
8 23 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (12.11%) ITIL
9 22 (11.58%) SDLC
10 20 (10.53%) Oracle
10 20 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 20 (10.53%) Migration
11 19 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 16 (8.42%) Law
13 15 (7.89%) Data Modelling
14 14 (7.37%) XML
14 14 (7.37%) NetIQ
15 13 (6.84%) Tivoli
15 13 (6.84%) SQL Server
15 13 (6.84%) ERP
15 13 (6.84%) Data Centre
16 12 (6.32%) Waterfall
16 12 (6.32%) .NET
16 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (5.79%) E-Commerce
17 11 (5.79%) Unix
17 11 (5.79%) OO

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.11%) IIS
3 3 (1.58%) CMS
3 3 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.05%) Confluence
4 2 (1.05%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (4.74%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.58%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.05%) HFM
3 2 (1.05%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (1.05%) Summit
4 1 (0.53%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.53%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.53%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.53%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) SaaS
2 3 (1.58%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.05%) IaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.53%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.63%) Firewall
2 4 (2.11%) LAN
2 4 (2.11%) WAN
2 4 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.58%) SAN
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.05%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) MPLS
5 1 (0.53%) MVNO
5 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) SNMP
5 1 (0.53%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.05%) Data Mart
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.53%) Essbase
10 1 (0.53%) GIS
10 1 (0.53%) MS Access
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.53%) Rational Software Modeler
3 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.53%) Toad
3 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (37.37%) Finance
2 43 (22.63%) Banking
3 24 (12.63%) Retail
4 16 (8.42%) Law
5 8 (4.21%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.68%) Legal
7 6 (3.16%) Back Office
8 5 (2.63%) General Ledger
8 5 (2.63%) Retail Banking
9 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.11%) Front Office
10 3 (1.58%) Spanish Language
11 2 (1.05%) French Language
11 2 (1.05%) Marketing
11 2 (1.05%) Publishing
11 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.53%) Advertising
12 1 (0.53%) German Language
12 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.37%) XML
2 12 (6.32%) .NET
3 9 (4.74%) Web Services
4 6 (3.16%) HTML
4 6 (3.16%) J2EE
5 4 (2.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.11%) SOAP
6 2 (1.05%) HTML5
6 2 (1.05%) Murex MxML
7 1 (0.53%) CSS
7 1 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.53%) JSP
7 1 (0.53%) ODBC
7 1 (0.53%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.21%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.68%) SWIFT
6 5 (2.63%) AS400
6 5 (2.63%) Derivative
7 4 (2.11%) Equities
7 4 (2.11%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.58%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.58%) User Experience
9 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.05%) iSeries
9 2 (1.05%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.53%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.79%) Unix
2 9 (4.74%) Windows
3 5 (2.63%) Linux
3 5 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.58%) MVS
5 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
6 1 (0.53%) Solaris
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 29 (15.26%) Business Analysis
3 23 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.11%) ITIL
4 22 (11.58%) SDLC
5 20 (10.53%) Migration
6 19 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 15 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 13 (6.84%) ERP
9 12 (6.32%) Waterfall
10 11 (5.79%) E-Commerce
10 11 (5.79%) OO
10 11 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.26%) Project Management
11 10 (5.26%) Validation
12 9 (4.74%) Data Migration
12 9 (4.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (4.21%) Information Management
13 8 (4.21%) UML
Programming Languages
1 63 (33.16%) SQL
2 11 (5.79%) Python
3 9 (4.74%) Java
3 9 (4.74%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.16%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.63%) RPG
5 5 (2.63%) VB
6 4 (2.11%) C
6 4 (2.11%) C#
6 4 (2.11%) C++
6 4 (2.11%) Perl
6 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.11%) VBA
7 3 (1.58%) JCL
7 3 (1.58%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.05%) COBOL
8 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.05%) PHP
8 2 (1.05%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (4.21%) SC Cleared
1 8 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.68%) Degree
3 5 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.11%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) ACCA
5 1 (0.53%) CIMA
5 1 (0.53%) CISSP
5 1 (0.53%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.79%) SLA
2 7 (3.68%) IFRS
2 7 (3.68%) IFRS 9
2 7 (3.68%) QA
3 5 (2.63%) SEPA
4 3 (1.58%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.58%) MiFID
4 3 (1.58%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.05%) TARGET2
6 1 (0.53%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.58%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) IAG
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.58%) Control-M
2 3 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.58%) Puppet
3 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.53%) AppManager
4 1 (0.53%) Kibana
4 1 (0.53%) logstash
4 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 20 (10.53%) Oracle
2 14 (7.37%) NetIQ
3 6 (3.16%) Cisco
3 6 (3.16%) VMware
4 5 (2.63%) SAP
5 4 (2.11%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.11%) Murex
6 3 (1.58%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.58%) Orchard
7 2 (1.05%) Charles River
7 2 (1.05%) Citrix
7 2 (1.05%) Dell
7 2 (1.05%) HP
7 2 (1.05%) NetApp
7 2 (1.05%) Northgate
7 2 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.05%) Workday
8 1 (0.53%) Microgen
8 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
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