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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 347 300 277
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 79 124 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.54% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.57% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 73 109
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £303 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £19.75 £29.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -37.98%
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
20697 21745 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.60% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15018 15188 15374
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 401
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +27 14 £488 +8.33% 7
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 57 (32.39%) SQL
2 45 (25.57%) Finance
3 25 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.20%) Systems Analysis
4 24 (13.64%) Oracle
5 20 (11.36%) Banking
6 17 (9.66%) Data Modelling
6 17 (9.66%) Microsoft
7 16 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (9.09%) Project Management
7 16 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 14 (7.95%) Data Analysis
8 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
8 14 (7.95%) SDLC
9 13 (7.39%) Retail
10 12 (6.82%) Investment Banking
10 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (6.82%) Use Case
11 11 (6.25%) Validation
11 11 (6.25%) MS Excel
12 10 (5.68%) Java
12 10 (5.68%) XML
12 10 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (5.11%) Migration
13 9 (5.11%) Windows
13 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
14 8 (4.55%) Web Services
14 8 (4.55%) Change Management
14 8 (4.55%) Front Office

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 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.70%) CMS
3 2 (1.14%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.14%) Captiva
3 2 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.14%) Documentum
3 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) Confluence
4 1 (0.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Northgate Housing
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.70%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.14%) Aareon QL
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.14%) OPENHousing
3 2 (1.14%) RiskWrite
4 1 (0.57%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.57%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.57%) Exstream
4 1 (0.57%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.57%) Minerva
4 1 (0.57%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.57%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.57%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.57%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.57%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.41%) SaaS
2 5 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.70%) Office 365
4 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) DNS
1 3 (1.70%) Internet
1 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.14%) Firewall
2 2 (1.14%) LAN
2 2 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) 3G
3 1 (0.57%) 4G
3 1 (0.57%) DHCP
3 1 (0.57%) DSL
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) SMTP
3 1 (0.57%) SSH
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.57%) VPN
3 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (2.84%) Data Mining
4 5 (2.84%) MS Access
4 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.70%) Essbase
7 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.14%) GIS
7 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.57%) BODI
8 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.84%) JIRA
2 3 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.14%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.14%) Toad
3 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.57%) Selenium
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 45 (25.57%) Finance
2 20 (11.36%) Banking
3 13 (7.39%) Retail
4 12 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.55%) Front Office
6 6 (3.41%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.41%) Legal
7 4 (2.27%) Law
8 3 (1.70%) Billing
9 2 (1.14%) Back Office
9 2 (1.14%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.57%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.68%) XML
2 8 (4.55%) Web Services
3 6 (3.41%) CSS
4 5 (2.84%) JSON
4 5 (2.84%) XML Schema
5 4 (2.27%) SOAP
6 3 (1.70%) Middleware
7 2 (1.14%) .NET
7 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.14%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.14%) FpML
7 2 (1.14%) REST
8 1 (0.57%) JDBC
8 1 (0.57%) JMS
8 1 (0.57%) JNI
8 1 (0.57%) Murex MxML
8 1 (0.57%) SAML
8 1 (0.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.98%) Learning Management System
3 6 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.84%) Equities
4 5 (2.84%) User Experience
5 4 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.27%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.70%) Derivative
6 3 (1.70%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.70%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.14%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.57%) Informatics
8 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.57%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.11%) Windows
2 6 (3.41%) Linux
3 3 (1.70%) Unix
3 3 (1.70%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Solaris
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (14.20%) Systems Analysis
2 17 (9.66%) Data Modelling
3 16 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 16 (9.09%) Project Management
3 16 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (7.95%) Data Analysis
4 14 (7.95%) SDLC
5 12 (6.82%) Use Case
6 11 (6.25%) Validation
7 10 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.11%) Migration
9 8 (4.55%) Change Management
10 7 (3.98%) Analytics
10 7 (3.98%) Data Mapping
10 7 (3.98%) Workflow
11 6 (3.41%) ETL
11 6 (3.41%) Service Management
11 6 (3.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (3.41%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.39%) SQL
2 10 (5.68%) Java
3 5 (2.84%) C#
4 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.27%) VBA
5 3 (1.70%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (0.57%) PHP
7 1 (0.57%) Python
7 1 (0.57%) R
7 1 (0.57%) RPG
7 1 (0.57%) Ruby
7 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.57%) Tcl
7 1 (0.57%) VB
7 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (3.98%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) Degree
4 3 (1.70%) ISEB
5 2 (1.14%) CCNA
5 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.14%) MCSA
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.57%) ACCA
6 1 (0.57%) CIMA
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) MBA
6 1 (0.57%) MCAD
6 1 (0.57%) MCSE
6 1 (0.57%) MCTS
6 1 (0.57%) RHCE
6 1 (0.57%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.14%) SEPA
3 1 (0.57%) EMIR
3 1 (0.57%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 24 (13.64%) Oracle
2 17 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.41%) Northgate
3 6 (3.41%) SAP
4 4 (2.27%) Capita
4 4 (2.27%) HP
4 4 (2.27%) JDA
4 4 (2.27%) Orchard
5 3 (1.70%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.70%) Civica
5 3 (1.70%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.14%) Aareon
6 2 (1.14%) Cisco
6 2 (1.14%) Sun
6 2 (1.14%) VMware
6 2 (1.14%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.57%) Kypera
7 1 (0.57%) Microgen
7 1 (0.57%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds