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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 257 240 223
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 170 197 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.85% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 138 124
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£405 £428 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £600 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 8
Average hourly rate £21.62 - £44.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.72 - £33.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+23.89% +50.66%
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
22742 23106 23422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.94% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15876 15912 15528
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 415 579
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -0.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +8 57 £413 -4.73% 12
Bromley 0 2 - - 2
Croydon - 1 £325 - 1
Feltham - - - -
Grays - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Finchley - - - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 105 (32.21%) Finance
2 97 (29.75%) SQL
3 60 (18.40%) Banking
4 57 (17.48%) Business Analysis
5 55 (16.87%) Systems Analysis
6 42 (12.88%) Oracle
7 41 (12.58%) Investment Banking
8 38 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 34 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (10.12%) SQL Server
11 33 (10.12%) Microsoft
12 32 (9.82%) Project Management
12 32 (9.82%) Test Scripting
12 32 (9.82%) Data Analysis
13 31 (9.51%) Management Information System
14 29 (8.90%) UML
15 25 (7.67%) MS Visio
16 24 (7.36%) MS Excel
16 24 (7.36%) Change Management
17 23 (7.06%) Workflow
17 23 (7.06%) CRM
18 22 (6.75%) Data Modelling
18 22 (6.75%) Windows
18 22 (6.75%) Migration
18 22 (6.75%) Degree
19 21 (6.44%) Data Management
20 20 (6.13%) ITIL
21 19 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
22 18 (5.52%) Data Warehouse

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.61%) CICS
4 2 (0.61%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (7.67%) MS Visio
2 24 (7.36%) MS Excel
3 17 (5.21%) MS Office
4 12 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.23%) MS Project
6 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.31%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.23%) Agresso
3 4 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.23%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.92%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.61%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.61%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.61%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.31%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.31%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.92%) SaaS
2 2 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.15%) SAN
1 7 (2.15%) Intranet
2 6 (1.84%) HTTP
3 5 (1.53%) DNS
3 5 (1.53%) Firewall
4 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.92%) HSRP
5 3 (0.92%) DHCP
5 3 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.92%) Wireless
5 3 (0.92%) DSL
6 2 (0.61%) BGP
6 2 (0.61%) MPLS
6 2 (0.61%) OSPF
6 2 (0.61%) Internet
6 2 (0.61%) VPN
6 2 (0.61%) WAN
6 2 (0.61%) NAS
6 2 (0.61%) DMVPN
6 2 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.76%) DB2
5 4 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
5 4 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.61%) MySQL
7 2 (0.61%) MS Access
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (1.84%) Toad
2 3 (0.92%) JIRA
2 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.31%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.31%) MSTest
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) XPEDITER
General
1 105 (32.21%) Finance
2 60 (18.40%) Banking
3 41 (12.58%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.21%) Retail
5 13 (3.99%) Front Office
6 12 (3.68%) Advertising
7 10 (3.07%) Legal
8 6 (1.84%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.53%) Back Office
10 4 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.23%) Publishing
11 3 (0.92%) Billing
11 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.61%) Law
12 2 (0.61%) Local Government
12 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Marketing
13 1 (0.31%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.29%) XML
2 13 (3.99%) .NET
3 7 (2.15%) HTML
4 6 (1.84%) FpML
5 3 (0.92%) SOAP
6 2 (0.61%) WinForms
6 2 (0.61%) Middleware
6 2 (0.61%) XBRL
6 2 (0.61%) CSS
6 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.61%) Flash
7 1 (0.31%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.31%) ISPF
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.31%) WCF
7 1 (0.31%) jQuery
7 1 (0.31%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (0.31%) Fluent NHibernate
7 1 (0.31%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.51%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.68%) Mainframe
4 9 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.45%) Derivative
6 7 (2.15%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.84%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.84%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.23%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.23%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.92%) NHS
10 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.61%) Equities
10 2 (0.61%) User Experience
10 2 (0.61%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.61%) PKI
11 1 (0.31%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.75%) Windows
2 9 (2.76%) Linux
3 6 (1.84%) UNIX
3 6 (1.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.92%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (17.48%) Business Analysis
2 55 (16.87%) Systems Analysis
3 36 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 34 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (9.82%) Project Management
5 32 (9.82%) Test Scripting
5 32 (9.82%) Data Analysis
6 29 (8.90%) UML
7 24 (7.36%) Change Management
8 23 (7.06%) Workflow
8 23 (7.06%) CRM
9 22 (6.75%) Data Modelling
9 22 (6.75%) Migration
10 21 (6.44%) Data Management
11 20 (6.13%) ITIL
12 19 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (5.21%) System Testing
14 16 (4.91%) Validation
14 16 (4.91%) Scrum
14 16 (4.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 97 (29.75%) SQL
2 8 (2.45%) COBOL
3 7 (2.15%) Java
3 7 (2.15%) C#
4 6 (1.84%) JCL
4 6 (1.84%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.84%) VBA
5 5 (1.53%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.23%) PHP
6 4 (1.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.92%) C++
7 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.61%) Perl
9 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.31%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) C
9 1 (0.31%) RPG
9 1 (0.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (6.75%) Degree
2 9 (2.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.76%) ISEB
3 6 (1.84%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.92%) MCITP
6 2 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.61%) Siebel Certification
6 2 (0.61%) PMP
6 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.61%) MCP
6 2 (0.61%) MCSE
7 1 (0.31%) MCDST
7 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) CCNP
7 1 (0.31%) CCNA
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.37%) QA
2 7 (2.15%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.15%) EMIR
2 7 (2.15%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (2.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.61%) MiFID
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.31%) UCITS
4 1 (0.31%) FINREP
4 1 (0.31%) CRD IV
System Software
1 5 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.92%) XenApp
4 2 (0.61%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.31%) WMI
3 1 (0.31%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.31%) logstash
3 1 (0.31%) Kibana
3 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (12.88%) Oracle
2 33 (10.12%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.21%) Northgate
4 15 (4.60%) SAP
5 10 (3.07%) Cognos
6 8 (2.45%) Citrix
6 8 (2.45%) IBM
6 8 (2.45%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.15%) Hyperion
7 7 (2.15%) VMware
8 6 (1.84%) Sun
8 6 (1.84%) HP
9 5 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.23%) EMC
10 4 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.23%) thinkFolio
10 4 (1.23%) i-GRasp
11 3 (0.92%) Capita
11 3 (0.92%) Meru Networks
11 3 (0.92%) Sybase
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