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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 357 280 262
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 87 143 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.64% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.68% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 95 119
Median daily rate £439 £415 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.72% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -30.55%
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
21639 21166 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15693 14534 15669
Median daily rate £463 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +4.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 382 406
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 16 £475 +5.55% 2
Feltham - 1 £418 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 London region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (27.32%) SQL
2 48 (26.23%) Finance
3 26 (14.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (12.57%) Oracle
5 22 (12.02%) Banking
5 22 (12.02%) Systems Analysis
6 20 (10.93%) Data Modelling
7 17 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (8.74%) Use Case
8 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (8.74%) MS Excel
9 15 (8.20%) Retail
10 14 (7.65%) Microsoft
10 14 (7.65%) Windows
10 14 (7.65%) Project Management
10 14 (7.65%) JIRA
11 13 (7.10%) ISEB
11 13 (7.10%) Validation
12 12 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.56%) Confluence
13 11 (6.01%) QA
13 11 (6.01%) Investment Banking
13 11 (6.01%) Business Analysis
13 11 (6.01%) SQL Server
14 10 (5.46%) SharePoint
14 10 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (5.46%) Data Analysis
14 10 (5.46%) User Stories
15 8 (4.37%) Java
15 8 (4.37%) UML

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 12 (6.56%) Confluence
2 10 (5.46%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.64%) Captiva
3 3 (1.64%) CMS
3 3 (1.64%) Documentum
3 3 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.09%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.28%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Northgate Housing
2 5 (2.73%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.09%) Aareon QL
5 2 (1.09%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.09%) OPENHousing
5 2 (1.09%) RiskWrite
6 1 (0.55%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.55%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.55%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.55%) Minerva
6 1 (0.55%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.55%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.55%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.37%) SaaS
2 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.64%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.55%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.19%) DNS
1 4 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.64%) Internet
2 3 (1.64%) WAN
3 2 (1.09%) Firewall
3 2 (1.09%) MVNO
4 1 (0.55%) DHCP
4 1 (0.55%) DSL
4 1 (0.55%) FTP
4 1 (0.55%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.55%) LDAP
4 1 (0.55%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.55%) SAN
4 1 (0.55%) SMTP
4 1 (0.55%) SSH
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.55%) VPN
4 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.83%) MS Access
4 6 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.64%) Essbase
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.09%) GIS
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.55%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (7.65%) JIRA
2 3 (1.64%) Toad
3 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 48 (26.23%) Finance
2 22 (12.02%) Banking
3 15 (8.20%) Retail
4 11 (6.01%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.83%) Front Office
5 7 (3.83%) Legal
6 6 (3.28%) Law
7 5 (2.73%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.73%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Back Office
8 2 (1.09%) Billing
8 2 (1.09%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.83%) Web Services
2 6 (3.28%) CSS
3 5 (2.73%) JSON
3 5 (2.73%) XML
4 4 (2.19%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.64%) .NET
5 3 (1.64%) Middleware
6 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.09%) Classic ASP
6 2 (1.09%) SOAP
7 1 (0.55%) JDBC
7 1 (0.55%) Murex MxML
7 1 (0.55%) REST
7 1 (0.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.37%) Learning Management System
3 6 (3.28%) User Experience
4 5 (2.73%) Equities
4 5 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.73%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.19%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.64%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.09%) CMDB
7 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.09%) Derivative
7 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.55%) ASTM
8 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.55%) NHS
8 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.55%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.65%) Windows
2 5 (2.73%) Linux
2 5 (2.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.09%) Unix
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.21%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (12.02%) Systems Analysis
3 20 (10.93%) Data Modelling
4 17 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.74%) Use Case
6 14 (7.65%) Project Management
7 13 (7.10%) Validation
8 12 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.01%) Business Analysis
10 10 (5.46%) Data Analysis
10 10 (5.46%) User Stories
11 8 (4.37%) Analytics
11 8 (4.37%) Change Management
11 8 (4.37%) Data Mapping
11 8 (4.37%) SDLC
11 8 (4.37%) UML
12 7 (3.83%) ITIL
12 7 (3.83%) Migration
12 7 (3.83%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.83%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (27.32%) SQL
2 8 (4.37%) Java
3 5 (2.73%) C#
4 3 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.64%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.09%) VB
6 1 (0.55%) MUMPS
6 1 (0.55%) Perl
6 1 (0.55%) PHP
6 1 (0.55%) R
6 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.55%) VB6
6 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.10%) ISEB
2 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.28%) Degree
3 6 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) CCNA
4 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.09%) MCSA
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.55%) ACCA
5 1 (0.55%) CIMA
5 1 (0.55%) CISSP
5 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.55%) MCAD
5 1 (0.55%) MCSE
5 1 (0.55%) MCTS
5 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
5 1 (0.55%) RHCE
5 1 (0.55%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
2 4 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.09%) SEPA
4 1 (0.55%) EMIR
4 1 (0.55%) HL7
4 1 (0.55%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.09%) vSphere
4 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (1.64%) SCCM
3 2 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (12.57%) Oracle
2 14 (7.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.83%) Northgate
4 5 (2.73%) SAP
4 5 (2.73%) VMware
5 4 (2.19%) Capita
5 4 (2.19%) JDA
5 4 (2.19%) Orchard
6 3 (1.64%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.64%) Civica
6 3 (1.64%) Cognos
6 3 (1.64%) HP
6 3 (1.64%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.09%) Aareon
7 2 (1.09%) BMC
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco
7 2 (1.09%) Citrix
7 2 (1.09%) Symantec
8 1 (0.55%) Kypera
8 1 (0.55%) WorldPay