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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 340 288 268
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 78 137 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.60% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 86 110
Median daily rate £450 £425 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £569 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £35.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.86% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £19.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+33.67% -45.97%
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
20640 21725 21929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.90% 94.58% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15039 15000 15432
Median daily rate £463 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 406 397
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.01 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +8.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 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 29 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 +30 14 £500 +8.10% 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 63 (33.51%) SQL
2 46 (24.47%) Finance
3 29 (15.43%) Oracle
4 25 (13.30%) Data Modelling
5 23 (12.23%) Systems Analysis
5 23 (12.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (11.17%) Banking
7 18 (9.57%) Use Case
8 16 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (8.51%) Business Analysis
9 15 (7.98%) Project Management
9 15 (7.98%) Microsoft
9 15 (7.98%) MS Excel
9 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
9 15 (7.98%) JIRA
10 14 (7.45%) SDLC
10 14 (7.45%) ISEB
10 14 (7.45%) Retail
10 14 (7.45%) Data Analysis
11 13 (6.91%) Windows
12 12 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.38%) Validation
12 12 (6.38%) Investment Banking
13 11 (5.85%) Java
13 11 (5.85%) Confluence
14 10 (5.32%) Security Cleared
14 10 (5.32%) User Stories
14 10 (5.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 10 (5.32%) Logical Data Model

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 11 (5.85%) Confluence
2 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.60%) Captiva
3 3 (1.60%) CMS
3 3 (1.60%) Documentum
3 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Northgate Housing
2 4 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.60%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.06%) Aareon QL
4 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.06%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.06%) OPENHousing
4 2 (1.06%) RiskWrite
5 1 (0.53%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.53%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.53%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.53%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.53%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.53%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.53%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.53%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.72%) SaaS
2 5 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.60%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) DNS
1 4 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) Firewall
3 2 (1.06%) MVNO
3 2 (1.06%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) 4G
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) LDAP
4 1 (0.53%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.53%) SAN
4 1 (0.53%) SMTP
4 1 (0.53%) SSH
4 1 (0.53%) SSL
4 1 (0.53%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.53%) VPN
4 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.72%) MS Access
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.60%) Essbase
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.06%) GIS
8 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.53%) BODI
9 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.53%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (7.98%) JIRA
2 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.06%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.06%) Toad
2 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.53%) Selenium
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 46 (24.47%) Finance
2 21 (11.17%) Banking
3 14 (7.45%) Retail
4 12 (6.38%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.72%) Front Office
5 7 (3.72%) Legal
6 6 (3.19%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.19%) Law
7 5 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.60%) Billing
9 2 (1.06%) Back Office
9 2 (1.06%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) Games
10 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.26%) Web Services
1 8 (4.26%) XML
2 6 (3.19%) CSS
3 5 (2.66%) JSON
4 4 (2.13%) SOAP
4 4 (2.13%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.60%) Middleware
6 2 (1.06%) .NET
6 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.06%) Classic ASP
6 2 (1.06%) FpML
6 2 (1.06%) REST
7 1 (0.53%) JDBC
7 1 (0.53%) JMS
7 1 (0.53%) JNI
7 1 (0.53%) Murex MxML
7 1 (0.53%) SAML
7 1 (0.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.72%) Learning Management System
2 7 (3.72%) User Experience
3 6 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.66%) Equities
4 5 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.60%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.60%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.60%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.06%) CMDB
7 2 (1.06%) Derivative
7 2 (1.06%) NHS
8 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.53%) Informatics
8 1 (0.53%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.53%) Statistics
8 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.91%) Windows
2 6 (3.19%) Linux
3 5 (2.66%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.60%) Unix
5 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.30%) Data Modelling
2 23 (12.23%) Systems Analysis
2 23 (12.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (9.57%) Use Case
5 16 (8.51%) Business Analysis
6 15 (7.98%) Project Management
7 14 (7.45%) Data Analysis
7 14 (7.45%) SDLC
8 12 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.38%) Validation
9 10 (5.32%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (5.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 10 (5.32%) User Stories
10 9 (4.79%) Data Mapping
10 9 (4.79%) UML
11 8 (4.26%) Analytics
11 8 (4.26%) Change Management
12 7 (3.72%) Migration
12 7 (3.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (33.51%) SQL
2 11 (5.85%) Java
3 5 (2.66%) C#
4 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.60%) VBA
5 2 (1.06%) Perl
5 2 (1.06%) VB
6 1 (0.53%) PHP
6 1 (0.53%) Python
6 1 (0.53%) R
6 1 (0.53%) Ruby
6 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.53%) Tcl
6 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (7.45%) ISEB
2 10 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.66%) Degree
5 2 (1.06%) CCNA
5 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) MCSA
5 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ACCA
6 1 (0.53%) CIMA
6 1 (0.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) MBA
6 1 (0.53%) MCAD
6 1 (0.53%) MCSE
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PMP
6 1 (0.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.79%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.53%) EMIR
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (15.43%) Oracle
2 15 (7.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.19%) Northgate
3 6 (3.19%) SAP
4 4 (2.13%) Capita
4 4 (2.13%) JDA
4 4 (2.13%) Orchard
4 4 (2.13%) VMware
5 3 (1.60%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.60%) Civica
5 3 (1.60%) Cognos
5 3 (1.60%) HP
5 3 (1.60%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.06%) Aareon
6 2 (1.06%) BMC
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco
6 2 (1.06%) Sun
6 2 (1.06%) Symantec
7 1 (0.53%) NetApp
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat