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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 302 278 241
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 125 148 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.68% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 99 140
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£400 £424 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.54% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £21.25 £21.62 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% +13.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.45 £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-44.42% +37.25%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -29 30 £441 -0.81% 8
Brentford +2 3 £388 +20.81% 1
Uxbridge +1 2 - -
Feltham -7 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £290 - 1
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 99 (36.80%) Finance
2 72 (26.77%) SQL
3 48 (17.84%) Banking
4 42 (15.61%) Business Analysis
5 39 (14.50%) Microsoft
6 35 (13.01%) Oracle
6 35 (13.01%) Systems Analysis
7 34 (12.64%) MS Excel
8 30 (11.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (10.04%) Windows
10 26 (9.67%) Test Scripting
11 25 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (8.55%) Data Modelling
12 23 (8.55%) Migration
13 22 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (7.43%) UML
15 19 (7.06%) Data Analysis
16 18 (6.69%) Retail
16 18 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (6.32%) CRM
18 16 (5.95%) ERP
19 15 (5.58%) Derivative
19 15 (5.58%) Degree
20 14 (5.20%) User Stories
20 14 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
21 13 (4.83%) Telecoms
21 13 (4.83%) Computer Science
21 13 (4.83%) Use Case
22 12 (4.46%) System Testing
22 12 (4.46%) QA

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (2.60%) IIS
1 7 (2.60%) MS Exchange
1 7 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.74%) CMS
5 2 (0.74%) SAS
6 1 (0.37%) JBoss
6 1 (0.37%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.37%) Drupal
6 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.37%) WordPress
6 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 34 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.09%) MS Office
3 7 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.86%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.74%) MS Project
7 1 (0.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.37%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.12%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.74%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.37%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.37%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.37%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.37%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.86%) SaaS
2 4 (1.49%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.12%) Office 365
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.35%) Intranet
2 7 (2.60%) DNS
3 6 (2.23%) DHCP
4 5 (1.86%) LAN
5 4 (1.49%) VoIP
5 4 (1.49%) WLAN
5 4 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.49%) VPN
5 4 (1.49%) Wireless
5 4 (1.49%) VLAN
6 3 (1.12%) Internet
7 1 (0.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.37%) 2G
7 1 (0.37%) SSH
7 1 (0.37%) FCoE
7 1 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.37%) MVNO
7 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.09%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.60%) QlikView
4 7 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.86%) Essbase
6 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.86%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.49%) MS Access
8 2 (0.74%) OLAP
8 2 (0.74%) EDMS
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Toad
2 3 (1.12%) Subversion
2 3 (1.12%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) JIRA
4 1 (0.37%) PowerBuilder
General
1 99 (36.80%) Finance
2 48 (17.84%) Banking
3 18 (6.69%) Retail
4 13 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.72%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.97%) Billing
6 8 (2.97%) Advertising
7 6 (2.23%) Marketing
7 6 (2.23%) Legal
8 5 (1.86%) Front Office
9 4 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.49%) Law
10 2 (0.74%) Automotive
10 2 (0.74%) Back Office
11 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.46%) .NET
2 11 (4.09%) XML
3 7 (2.60%) Middleware
3 7 (2.60%) HTML
4 4 (1.49%) RESTful
4 4 (1.49%) Web Services
5 2 (0.74%) Gherkin
5 2 (0.74%) JSON
5 2 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.74%) SOAP
5 2 (0.74%) FpML
6 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.37%) XSD
6 1 (0.37%) XSLT
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.37%) WF
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.58%) Derivative
3 13 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.72%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.35%) SWIFT
5 9 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.23%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.86%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.86%) Credit Derivative
8 5 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.49%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.49%) FMCG
9 4 (1.49%) iPhone
10 3 (1.12%) Telematics
10 3 (1.12%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.12%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.12%) NHS
10 3 (1.12%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.04%) Windows
2 9 (3.35%) Linux
3 8 (2.97%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.60%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.86%) UNIX
5 5 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.49%) Android
6 4 (1.49%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) AIX
8 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.61%) Business Analysis
2 35 (13.01%) Systems Analysis
3 30 (11.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 26 (9.67%) Test Scripting
5 23 (8.55%) Data Modelling
5 23 (8.55%) Migration
6 22 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (7.43%) UML
8 19 (7.06%) Data Analysis
9 18 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (6.32%) CRM
11 16 (5.95%) ERP
12 14 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.20%) User Stories
13 13 (4.83%) Use Case
14 12 (4.46%) GAP Analysis
14 12 (4.46%) ITIL
14 12 (4.46%) System Testing
15 11 (4.09%) SDLC
15 11 (4.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (26.77%) SQL
2 10 (3.72%) PowerShell
2 10 (3.72%) C#
3 8 (2.97%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.60%) VB
4 7 (2.60%) VBA
5 6 (2.23%) Java
6 5 (1.86%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.37%) Korn
8 1 (0.37%) sed
8 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.37%) VBScript
8 1 (0.37%) RPG
8 1 (0.37%) PHP
8 1 (0.37%) C
8 1 (0.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (5.58%) Degree
2 7 (2.60%) ACCA
3 5 (1.86%) CIMA
4 4 (1.49%) ISEB
4 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) HND
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.46%) QA
2 9 (3.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.74%) EMIR
3 2 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.37%) FATCA
4 1 (0.37%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.12%) XenApp
3 3 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) SCCM
2 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.01%) Oracle
3 11 (4.09%) Hyperion
4 9 (3.35%) Cognos
5 6 (2.23%) Citrix
5 6 (2.23%) CODA
5 6 (2.23%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.23%) VMware
6 5 (1.86%) Maconomy
7 4 (1.49%) SAP
7 4 (1.49%) Cisco
7 4 (1.49%) HP
7 4 (1.49%) Google
7 4 (1.49%) Apple
7 4 (1.49%) Tableau
8 3 (1.12%) Capita
9 2 (0.74%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.74%) Guidewire
9 2 (0.74%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
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