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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 273 238 236
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 144 172 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.74% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.80% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 117 98
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£415 £417 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.47% -3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +80.00%
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
20637 21595 20089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.39% 92.63% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14170 15017 13598
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 377 407
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 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
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 27 April 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 +3 38 £450 +5.88% 9
Bromley - 5 - -
Uxbridge - 4 £269 -
Croydon - 1 £425 -
Wimbledon - 1 £325 -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 97 (35.93%) Finance
2 64 (23.70%) SQL
3 54 (20.00%) Banking
4 42 (15.56%) Business Analysis
5 39 (14.44%) Oracle
6 33 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (10.74%) Windows
8 28 (10.37%) MS Excel
8 28 (10.37%) Microsoft
8 28 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (9.26%) Migration
10 24 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (8.89%) ITIL
10 24 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
10 24 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (8.52%) Data Modelling
12 21 (7.78%) UML
12 21 (7.78%) Derivative
13 19 (7.04%) Degree
13 19 (7.04%) Retail
14 18 (6.67%) Linux
14 18 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (6.30%) Data Analysis
15 17 (6.30%) GAP Analysis
15 17 (6.30%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (5.93%) Test Scripting
16 16 (5.93%) Project Management
17 15 (5.56%) SQL Server
17 15 (5.56%) Integration Testing
17 15 (5.56%) SWIFT

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (4.07%) SharePoint
1 11 (4.07%) CMS
2 8 (2.96%) IIS
3 5 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.37%) JBoss
5 1 (0.37%) Apache
5 1 (0.37%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.44%) MS Office
3 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.85%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (2.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.11%) RMDS
3 2 (0.74%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.37%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.37%) Agresso
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.37%) Maximo
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.37%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.11%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Taleo
3 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.59%) Intranet
2 6 (2.22%) DHCP
2 6 (2.22%) DNS
3 5 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.85%) VPN
3 5 (1.85%) VLAN
4 4 (1.48%) Wireless
4 4 (1.48%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.48%) LAN
4 4 (1.48%) VoIP
4 4 (1.48%) WLAN
5 2 (0.74%) SAN
5 2 (0.74%) Internet
5 2 (0.74%) Firewall
5 2 (0.74%) Broadband
6 1 (0.37%) BT 21CN
6 1 (0.37%) SSH
6 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.59%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.48%) Cognos Query Studio
6 4 (1.48%) Essbase
6 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.11%) MS Access
7 3 (1.11%) MySQL
7 3 (1.11%) QlikView
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.74%) EDMS
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.37%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.37%) Cognos Powerplay
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.74%) Subversion
1 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) Toad
2 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.37%) PowerBuilder
General
1 97 (35.93%) Finance
2 54 (20.00%) Banking
3 19 (7.04%) Retail
4 12 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.44%) Advertising
4 12 (4.44%) Back Office
5 10 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.59%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.85%) Local Government
7 5 (1.85%) Front Office
7 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.48%) Publishing
8 4 (1.48%) Marketing
9 3 (1.11%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Automotive
10 2 (0.74%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.81%) XML
1 13 (4.81%) Middleware
2 12 (4.44%) .NET
3 10 (3.70%) HTML
4 4 (1.48%) CSS
4 4 (1.48%) SOAP
5 3 (1.11%) JSP
5 3 (1.11%) Servlets
5 3 (1.11%) JSTL
5 3 (1.11%) Ajax
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.74%) Web Services
7 1 (0.37%) XSLT
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.37%) WF
7 1 (0.37%) jQuery
7 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.37%) MDX
7 1 (0.37%) FpML
7 1 (0.37%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.78%) Derivative
3 18 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (5.56%) SWIFT
5 14 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.33%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.96%) Data Integration
9 7 (2.59%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
10 5 (1.85%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.48%) Equities
11 4 (1.48%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.48%) iPhone
11 4 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.48%) Data Extraction
12 3 (1.11%) Telematics
12 3 (1.11%) NHS
13 2 (0.74%) GIS
13 2 (0.74%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.74%) Windows
2 18 (6.67%) Linux
3 11 (4.07%) UNIX
4 8 (2.96%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.48%) Android
6 4 (1.48%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.74%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.56%) Business Analysis
2 33 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 28 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (9.26%) Migration
5 24 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (8.89%) ITIL
5 24 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
6 23 (8.52%) Data Modelling
7 21 (7.78%) UML
8 17 (6.30%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (6.30%) Data Analysis
8 17 (6.30%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (5.93%) Test Scripting
9 16 (5.93%) Project Management
10 15 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 15 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 13 (4.81%) Data Migration
12 12 (4.44%) System Testing
12 12 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (4.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 64 (23.70%) SQL
2 10 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.33%) C#
4 7 (2.59%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.22%) VBA
6 5 (1.85%) Java
7 4 (1.48%) PHP
7 4 (1.48%) VB
8 3 (1.11%) Korn
8 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.74%) C++
10 1 (0.37%) C
10 1 (0.37%) RPG
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
10 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 19 (7.04%) Degree
2 5 (1.85%) ISEB
3 4 (1.48%) ACCA
3 4 (1.48%) CIMA
3 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) HND
5 1 (0.37%) MCSE
5 1 (0.37%) MCSA
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.70%) QA
2 7 (2.59%) SLA
3 4 (1.48%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.74%) EMIR
5 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.37%) FATCA
5 1 (0.37%) GxP
System Software
1 7 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (14.44%) Oracle
2 28 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.96%) Hyperion
4 7 (2.59%) Business Objects
4 7 (2.59%) Cognos
4 7 (2.59%) Bloomberg
5 6 (2.22%) SAP
6 5 (1.85%) Apple
6 5 (1.85%) Maconomy
6 5 (1.85%) Cisco
7 4 (1.48%) IBM
7 4 (1.48%) Google
8 3 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.11%) CODA
8 3 (1.11%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.74%) JDA
9 2 (0.74%) OpenText
9 2 (0.74%) Sybase
9 2 (0.74%) Siebel
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Rate: £500 per day
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Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: Market rate
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £280 - £350 per annum + competitive
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