The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 264 242 247
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 148 189 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.78% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.84% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 140 103
Average daily rate
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£424 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.62 £19.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.78% -56.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £19.00 £42.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.48 £19.00 £45.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+37.25% +75.86%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21789 22449 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.69% 92.50% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14922 15272 15897
Average daily rate £425 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 467 652
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Systems Analyst
England

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 50 £445 +5.95% 15
Feltham -1 2 £325 -21.68%
Brentford - 2 £321 -
Uxbridge - 2 £350 -
West Drayton - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 92 (28.48%) SQL
2 85 (26.32%) Finance
3 63 (19.50%) Systems Analysis
4 58 (17.96%) Banking
5 55 (17.03%) Business Analysis
6 48 (14.86%) Data Analysis
7 44 (13.62%) Test Scripting
8 41 (12.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 41 (12.69%) Oracle
9 40 (12.38%) Management Information System
10 38 (11.76%) Investment Banking
11 34 (10.53%) UML
12 33 (10.22%) Project Management
13 31 (9.60%) SQL Server
14 30 (9.29%) Data Management
15 29 (8.98%) MS Excel
16 27 (8.36%) Microsoft
17 25 (7.74%) Validation
17 25 (7.74%) Migration
17 25 (7.74%) MS Visio
17 25 (7.74%) ITIL
18 24 (7.43%) CRM
19 22 (6.81%) Degree
20 21 (6.50%) Integration Testing
20 21 (6.50%) Windows
20 21 (6.50%) Data Modelling
21 20 (6.19%) System Testing
21 20 (6.19%) Northgate
22 19 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
23 18 (5.57%) Retail

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (2.17%) Confluence
3 5 (1.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.62%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.31%) IIS
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.31%) CICS
6 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.74%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.64%) MS Office
4 12 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) MS Project
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.31%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.24%) Agresso
2 4 (1.24%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.93%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.62%) RMDS
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.62%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.62%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.31%) ZaiNet
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.31%) Aligne
5 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.55%) SaaS
2 3 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.02%) Intranet
2 7 (2.17%) Internet
3 6 (1.86%) DSL
3 6 (1.86%) HTTP
4 5 (1.55%) DNS
4 5 (1.55%) SAN
4 5 (1.55%) Firewall
5 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.93%) HSRP
6 3 (0.93%) LDAP
6 3 (0.93%) DHCP
6 3 (0.93%) MPLS
6 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.93%) Wireless
7 2 (0.62%) BGP
7 2 (0.62%) RFID
7 2 (0.62%) OSPF
7 2 (0.62%) WAN
7 2 (0.62%) VPN
7 2 (0.62%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.72%) DB2
5 11 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.86%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.86%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.24%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.24%) Cognos Impromptu
8 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.24%) IBM InfoSphere
8 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.93%) MS Access
10 2 (0.62%) MySQL
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (0.93%) JIRA
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.31%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) MSTest
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 85 (26.32%) Finance
2 58 (17.96%) Banking
3 38 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.57%) Retail
5 12 (3.72%) Advertising
6 11 (3.41%) Front Office
7 7 (2.17%) General Ledger
7 7 (2.17%) Back Office
8 6 (1.86%) Legal
9 4 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.93%) Billing
10 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.62%) Publishing
11 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.62%) Local Government
11 2 (0.62%) Marketing
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.64%) XML
2 12 (3.72%) .NET
3 10 (3.10%) HTML
4 9 (2.79%) CSS
5 6 (1.86%) FpML
5 6 (1.86%) JRules
5 6 (1.86%) Drools
6 3 (0.93%) Middleware
6 3 (0.93%) WinForms
7 2 (0.62%) Flash
7 2 (0.62%) Web Services
7 2 (0.62%) HTML5
7 2 (0.62%) jQuery
8 1 (0.31%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.31%) JSON
8 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Axis
8 1 (0.31%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.38%) Management Information System
2 17 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 16 (4.95%) Derivative
4 10 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (3.10%) Reference Data
4 10 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.86%) EPoS
5 6 (1.86%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.55%) SWIFT
7 3 (0.93%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.93%) Equities
7 3 (0.93%) AS400
8 2 (0.62%) FMCG
8 2 (0.62%) iSeries
8 2 (0.62%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.62%) PKI
9 1 (0.31%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.31%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.31%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.50%) Windows
2 10 (3.10%) UNIX
3 9 (2.79%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.55%) Linux
5 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.93%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) VMS
8 1 (0.31%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (19.50%) Systems Analysis
2 55 (17.03%) Business Analysis
3 48 (14.86%) Data Analysis
4 44 (13.62%) Test Scripting
5 41 (12.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (10.53%) UML
7 33 (10.22%) Project Management
8 30 (9.29%) Data Management
9 25 (7.74%) Validation
9 25 (7.74%) Migration
9 25 (7.74%) ITIL
10 24 (7.43%) CRM
11 21 (6.50%) Integration Testing
11 21 (6.50%) Data Modelling
12 20 (6.19%) System Testing
13 19 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (5.57%) OO
15 17 (5.26%) Workflow
15 17 (5.26%) Use Case
16 16 (4.95%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (28.48%) SQL
2 13 (4.02%) PL/SQL
3 10 (3.10%) VBA
4 6 (1.86%) JCL
4 6 (1.86%) C#
5 5 (1.55%) COBOL
5 5 (1.55%) PHP
6 4 (1.24%) Java
6 4 (1.24%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.62%) VB
8 2 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.31%) Korn
9 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.31%) RPG
9 1 (0.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (6.81%) Degree
2 6 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.55%) ISEB
4 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.93%) MCITP
6 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) MCDST
7 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) MCSE
7 1 (0.31%) MCP
7 1 (0.31%) CISSP
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CCNP
7 1 (0.31%) CCNA
7 1 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.02%) QA
2 8 (2.48%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.24%) SLA
4 2 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.31%) UCITS
5 1 (0.31%) EMIR
5 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.55%) XenApp
2 5 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) Control-M
2 3 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.31%) WMI
3 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (12.69%) Oracle
2 27 (8.36%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.19%) Northgate
4 17 (5.26%) SAP
5 16 (4.95%) Business Objects
6 12 (3.72%) Hyperion
7 10 (3.10%) HP
8 9 (2.79%) IBM
8 9 (2.79%) Cognos
9 7 (2.17%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.86%) VMware
10 6 (1.86%) Citrix
11 5 (1.55%) Sun
12 4 (1.24%) EMC
12 4 (1.24%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (1.24%) i-GRasp
12 4 (1.24%) Capita
13 3 (0.93%) Meru Networks
13 3 (0.93%) Fidessa
13 3 (0.93%) CA
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £18.00 - £22.41 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.26 - £23.98 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago