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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 269 231 227
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 162 209 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.82% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.89% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 144 116
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£420 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Average hourly rate £21.62 £19.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.78% -56.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £19.00 £33.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.98 £19.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.46 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+32.30% +65.34%
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
22142 23580 24592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15051 16152 16176
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 460 627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 August 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
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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 59 £440 +3.52% 18
Feltham -2 2 £325 -21.68%
Bromley -2 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £350 -
West Drayton - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Grays - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 102 (31.38%) SQL
2 100 (30.77%) Finance
3 59 (18.15%) Banking
3 59 (18.15%) Systems Analysis
4 51 (15.69%) Business Analysis
5 44 (13.54%) Oracle
6 41 (12.62%) Data Analysis
7 40 (12.31%) Investment Banking
7 40 (12.31%) Test Scripting
8 39 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (9.85%) Project Management
10 31 (9.54%) Management Information System
10 31 (9.54%) SQL Server
11 29 (8.92%) UML
12 28 (8.62%) MS Excel
12 28 (8.62%) Validation
13 26 (8.00%) Microsoft
14 25 (7.69%) Data Management
15 24 (7.38%) Data Modelling
16 23 (7.08%) MS Visio
16 23 (7.08%) CRM
17 22 (6.77%) ITIL
17 22 (6.77%) Workflow
18 21 (6.46%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (6.46%) Degree
19 19 (5.85%) Migration
19 19 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (5.85%) Windows
20 18 (5.54%) System Testing
20 18 (5.54%) QA

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.54%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.54%) Confluence
3 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (0.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.62%) CMS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.08%) MS Visio
3 16 (4.92%) MS Office
4 12 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.62%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) Mingle
6 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.85%) Agresso
3 5 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.23%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.92%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.62%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.62%) RMDS
6 2 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.62%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.62%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.31%) Aligne
7 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 1 (0.31%) ZaiNet
7 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) SaaS
2 2 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.38%) Intranet
2 8 (2.46%) DSL
3 6 (1.85%) HTTP
4 5 (1.54%) DNS
4 5 (1.54%) SAN
4 5 (1.54%) Firewall
5 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.92%) DHCP
6 3 (0.92%) Internet
6 3 (0.92%) Wireless
6 3 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.92%) HSRP
7 2 (0.62%) DMVPN
7 2 (0.62%) VLAN
7 2 (0.62%) RFID
7 2 (0.62%) MPLS
7 2 (0.62%) OSPF
7 2 (0.62%) BGP
7 2 (0.62%) WAN
7 2 (0.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.38%) DB2
5 10 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.15%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (1.23%) MS Access
9 4 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.92%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) JIRA
1 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.31%) XPEDITER
3 1 (0.31%) MagicDraw
3 1 (0.31%) Toad
3 1 (0.31%) MSTest
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 100 (30.77%) Finance
2 59 (18.15%) Banking
3 40 (12.31%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.92%) Retail
5 11 (3.38%) Advertising
5 11 (3.38%) Front Office
6 7 (2.15%) General Ledger
7 6 (1.85%) Legal
8 5 (1.54%) Back Office
9 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.92%) Publishing
9 3 (0.92%) Billing
10 2 (0.62%) Local Government
10 2 (0.62%) Law
11 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Marketing
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.62%) XML
2 10 (3.08%) .NET
3 8 (2.46%) HTML
3 8 (2.46%) FpML
4 7 (2.15%) CSS
5 6 (1.85%) JRules
5 6 (1.85%) Drools
6 2 (0.62%) WinForms
6 2 (0.62%) Middleware
6 2 (0.62%) Flash
7 1 (0.31%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.31%) XHTML
7 1 (0.31%) SOAP
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.31%) COM
7 1 (0.31%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.31%) ISPF
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.54%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.92%) Mainframe
3 15 (4.62%) Derivative
4 10 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.77%) Reference Data
6 8 (2.46%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.54%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.23%) EPoS
9 3 (0.92%) NHS
9 3 (0.92%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.62%) PKI
11 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.31%) AS400
11 1 (0.31%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.31%) Wiki
11 1 (0.31%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.31%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.85%) Windows
2 7 (2.15%) UNIX
2 7 (2.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.54%) Linux
4 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) CentOS
7 1 (0.31%) VMS
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.15%) Systems Analysis
2 51 (15.69%) Business Analysis
3 41 (12.62%) Data Analysis
4 40 (12.31%) Test Scripting
5 39 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (9.85%) Project Management
7 29 (8.92%) UML
8 28 (8.62%) Validation
9 25 (7.69%) Data Management
10 24 (7.38%) Data Modelling
11 23 (7.08%) CRM
12 22 (6.77%) ITIL
12 22 (6.77%) Workflow
13 21 (6.46%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (5.85%) Migration
15 18 (5.54%) System Testing
16 17 (5.23%) Change Management
17 16 (4.92%) ETL
18 15 (4.62%) OO
18 15 (4.62%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (31.38%) SQL
2 12 (3.69%) PL/SQL
3 8 (2.46%) VBA
4 6 (1.85%) JCL
4 6 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.85%) COBOL
5 5 (1.54%) C#
6 4 (1.23%) PHP
6 4 (1.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.92%) Java
8 2 (0.62%) Perl
8 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.31%) RPG
9 1 (0.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.31%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (6.46%) Degree
2 9 (2.77%) ISEB
3 6 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.92%) MCITP
7 2 (0.62%) Siebel Certification
7 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.31%) MCDST
8 1 (0.31%) CISSP
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.31%) CISM
8 1 (0.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) CCNP
8 1 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.54%) QA
2 7 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.92%) EMIR
5 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.31%) UCITS
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) MiFID
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.92%) XenApp
2 3 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.92%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.92%) Control-M
3 1 (0.31%) Nagios
3 1 (0.31%) WMI
3 1 (0.31%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) logstash
3 1 (0.31%) Kibana
Vendors
1 44 (13.54%) Oracle
2 26 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.23%) Northgate
4 16 (4.92%) SAP
5 13 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 13 (4.00%) Hyperion
6 10 (3.08%) Cognos
7 8 (2.46%) HP
8 7 (2.15%) IBM
9 6 (1.85%) Sun
10 5 (1.54%) Citrix
10 5 (1.54%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.23%) VMware
11 4 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.23%) EMC
11 4 (1.23%) thinkFolio
11 4 (1.23%) i-GRasp
12 3 (0.92%) Meru Networks
12 3 (0.92%) Capita
12 3 (0.92%) Juniper
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Rate: Unspecified £Good Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Rate: Unspecified £Good Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £16.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £292 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago