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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 247 240 197
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 176 153 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.71% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.76% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 95 143
Average daily rate £420 £430 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £31.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -31 43 £425 -2.85% 17
Docklands, London -2 2 £431 -
Brentford - 1 £290 -
Bromley - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Hendon - - - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 98 (28.91%) Finance
2 92 (27.14%) SQL
3 66 (19.47%) Systems Analysis
4 65 (19.17%) Banking
5 60 (17.70%) Business Analysis
6 55 (16.22%) Oracle
7 44 (12.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 43 (12.68%) Data Analysis
9 37 (10.91%) Management Information System
10 36 (10.62%) Data Modelling
11 35 (10.32%) SQL Server
12 34 (10.03%) Investment Banking
13 33 (9.73%) Test Scripting
14 30 (8.85%) Microsoft
15 29 (8.55%) UML
15 29 (8.55%) Migration
16 28 (8.26%) Retail
16 28 (8.26%) MS Excel
17 27 (7.96%) C#
18 26 (7.67%) Windows
18 26 (7.67%) Project Management
19 25 (7.37%) Java
19 25 (7.37%) ITIL
20 24 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (6.78%) Validation
22 21 (6.19%) Data Management
22 21 (6.19%) Use Case
23 20 (5.90%) PRINCE2
24 19 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
24 19 (5.60%) System Testing

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.65%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.36%) IIS
4 6 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.77%) Confluence
4 6 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.88%) Apache
5 3 (0.88%) CICS
6 2 (0.59%) Lync
6 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.29%) CMS
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 28 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.01%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.77%) MS Office
5 4 (1.18%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.59%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Tesseract
1 7 (2.06%) Minerva
1 7 (2.06%) Sentinel
2 6 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.77%) Agresso
3 3 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.59%) RMDS
4 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.59%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.29%) Capstone
5 1 (0.29%) BASE24
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.29%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.47%) SaaS
2 2 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.29%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.24%) Intranet
2 7 (2.06%) Internet
3 6 (1.77%) DSL
4 4 (1.18%) LDAP
5 2 (0.59%) Network Security
5 2 (0.59%) Firewall
5 2 (0.59%) FTP
6 1 (0.29%) MPLS
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) ATM
6 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.29%) RFID
6 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.24%) DB2
6 8 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.06%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (1.77%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.77%) MS Access
9 5 (1.47%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.47%) PerformancePoint
9 5 (1.47%) QlikView
10 4 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (1.18%) DataStage
11 3 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.88%) EDRMS
11 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (3.83%) JIRA
2 8 (2.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (2.06%) Toad
3 7 (2.06%) Subversion
3 7 (2.06%) NUnit
3 7 (2.06%) CruiseControl
3 7 (2.06%) MSI
3 7 (2.06%) WiX
4 5 (1.47%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.88%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.59%) Selenium
6 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.59%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (0.59%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.29%) ERwin
General
1 98 (28.91%) Finance
2 65 (19.17%) Banking
3 34 (10.03%) Investment Banking
4 28 (8.26%) Retail
5 9 (2.65%) Back Office
5 9 (2.65%) Billing
6 8 (2.36%) Front Office
7 7 (2.06%) Local Government
8 5 (1.47%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.18%) Advertising
10 3 (0.88%) Legal
10 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.88%) Marketing
10 3 (0.88%) German Language
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.31%) XML
2 16 (4.72%) .NET
3 8 (2.36%) FpML
4 7 (2.06%) CSS
4 7 (2.06%) Web Services
5 6 (1.77%) Drools
5 6 (1.77%) JRules
5 6 (1.77%) HTML
6 4 (1.18%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.18%) Middleware
7 3 (0.88%) ISPF
8 2 (0.59%) Apache Axis
8 2 (0.59%) Spring MVC
8 2 (0.59%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.59%) JSON
8 2 (0.59%) jQuery
8 2 (0.59%) Spring
8 2 (0.59%) HTML5
8 2 (0.59%) REST
8 2 (0.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.91%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.72%) Derivative
2 16 (4.72%) Mainframe
3 9 (2.65%) N-Tier
3 9 (2.65%) Reference Data
4 8 (2.36%) SWIFT
5 7 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.06%) EPoS
5 7 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.88%) Equities
6 3 (0.88%) AS400
6 3 (0.88%) FMCG
6 3 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.59%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.59%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.59%) Open Source
7 2 (0.59%) iSeries
7 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.67%) Windows
2 14 (4.13%) UNIX
2 14 (4.13%) Linux
3 8 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.59%) VMS
5 2 (0.59%) AIX
5 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.29%) MVS
6 1 (0.29%) zOS
6 1 (0.29%) Debian
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.47%) Systems Analysis
2 60 (17.70%) Business Analysis
3 44 (12.98%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (12.68%) Data Analysis
5 36 (10.62%) Data Modelling
6 33 (9.73%) Test Scripting
7 29 (8.55%) UML
7 29 (8.55%) Migration
8 26 (7.67%) Project Management
9 25 (7.37%) ITIL
10 24 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (6.78%) Validation
12 21 (6.19%) Data Management
12 21 (6.19%) Use Case
13 20 (5.90%) PRINCE2
14 19 (5.60%) System Testing
15 17 (5.01%) CRM
15 17 (5.01%) ETL
15 17 (5.01%) Integration Testing
15 17 (5.01%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (27.14%) SQL
2 27 (7.96%) C#
3 25 (7.37%) Java
4 12 (3.54%) PL/SQL
5 11 (3.24%) VBA
6 7 (2.06%) Lua
7 6 (1.77%) VB
7 6 (1.77%) COBOL
7 6 (1.77%) Python
8 5 (1.47%) Perl
9 4 (1.18%) Ruby
9 4 (1.18%) C
10 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.59%) JCL
10 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.59%) PHP
10 2 (0.59%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.29%) C++
11 1 (0.29%) SQR
Qualifications
1 13 (3.83%) Degree
2 9 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.06%) ISEB
3 7 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) CISM
5 2 (0.59%) CISSP
6 1 (0.29%) MCSE
6 1 (0.29%) MCP
6 1 (0.29%) CCNP
6 1 (0.29%) CCNA
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.29%) CIMA
6 1 (0.29%) ACCA
6 1 (0.29%) MCDST
6 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.95%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.59%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) EMIR
5 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.29%) FATCA
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.18%) XenApp
3 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.29%) Samba
5 1 (0.29%) KVM
5 1 (0.29%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (3.83%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (3.54%) Puppet
3 4 (1.18%) Control-M
4 2 (0.59%) SCOM
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.29%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.29%) SCCM
5 1 (0.29%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 55 (16.22%) Oracle
2 30 (8.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.83%) Business Objects
4 11 (3.24%) HP
4 11 (3.24%) IBM
5 9 (2.65%) SAP
5 9 (2.65%) Hyperion
5 9 (2.65%) Fidessa
6 8 (2.36%) Northgate
6 8 (2.36%) Ab Initio
6 8 (2.36%) Cognos
7 7 (2.06%) JBoss
8 4 (1.18%) Citrix
8 4 (1.18%) Sybase
9 3 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.88%) CA
9 3 (0.88%) VMware
10 2 (0.59%) Infor
10 2 (0.59%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.59%) Charles River
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