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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 321 290 280
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 122 145 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.62% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.65% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 98 112
Median daily rate £450 £431 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £324 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £359
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% +24.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.73% -25.71%
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
21646 22266 22990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.99% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15388 15710 15942
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 349 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +5 24 £475 +5.43% 4
Harrow - 4 £350 -
Canary Wharf +1 3 £375 -21.05%
Croydon - 1 £250 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 65 (32.83%) SQL
2 63 (31.82%) Finance
3 46 (23.23%) Systems Analysis
4 33 (16.67%) Banking
5 30 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (14.65%) Oracle
7 28 (14.14%) SDLC
8 27 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 27 (13.64%) Data Analysis
9 21 (10.61%) Business Analysis
10 18 (9.09%) Retail
10 18 (9.09%) Project Management
11 17 (8.59%) Microsoft
11 17 (8.59%) XML
11 17 (8.59%) Java
11 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (8.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 16 (8.08%) MS Excel
12 16 (8.08%) Migration
13 15 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (7.58%) Investment Banking
14 14 (7.07%) ITIL
14 14 (7.07%) SQL Server
14 14 (7.07%) Security Cleared
15 13 (6.57%) UML
16 12 (6.06%) Service Management
16 12 (6.06%) NetIQ
16 12 (6.06%) Waterfall
16 12 (6.06%) SC Cleared

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 6 (3.03%) CMS
1 6 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.51%) Apache
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.51%) Confluence
4 1 (0.51%) Drupal
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.55%) MS Office
3 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.01%) Mingle
5 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.52%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.01%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.51%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.51%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.51%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.51%) Exstream
4 1 (0.51%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.51%) Minerva
4 1 (0.51%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.51%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.51%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Office 365
2 2 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.01%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) Internet
1 4 (2.02%) LAN
1 4 (2.02%) WAN
1 4 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.52%) Firewall
3 2 (1.01%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.51%) 3G
4 1 (0.51%) 4G
4 1 (0.51%) DSL
4 1 (0.51%) MPLS
4 1 (0.51%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.53%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.02%) QlikView
5 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.52%) MS Access
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.51%) Power BI
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.04%) JIRA
2 3 (1.52%) Selenium
2 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.01%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.01%) Toad
3 2 (1.01%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) Xdebug
General
1 63 (31.82%) Finance
2 33 (16.67%) Banking
3 18 (9.09%) Retail
4 15 (7.58%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.55%) Law
6 6 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.03%) Front Office
7 5 (2.53%) Legal
8 4 (2.02%) Back Office
9 3 (1.52%) French Language
9 3 (1.52%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.01%) Advertising
10 2 (1.01%) Billing
11 1 (0.51%) German Language
11 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.59%) XML
2 7 (3.54%) HTML
2 7 (3.54%) J2EE
3 5 (2.53%) SOAP
3 5 (2.53%) Web Services
4 4 (2.02%) .NET
5 3 (1.52%) FpML
6 2 (1.01%) CSS
6 2 (1.01%) Flash
6 2 (1.01%) HTML5
6 2 (1.01%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.51%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.51%) DHTML
7 1 (0.51%) JMS
7 1 (0.51%) Middleware
7 1 (0.51%) REST
7 1 (0.51%) Spring
7 1 (0.51%) XHTML
7 1 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (3.54%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.03%) AS400
5 6 (3.03%) Derivative
5 6 (3.03%) Equities
5 6 (3.03%) SWIFT
6 5 (2.53%) User Experience
7 4 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.02%) Data Extraction
7 4 (2.02%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.02%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.52%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.01%) APACS
9 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.01%) iSeries
9 2 (1.01%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.01%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.04%) Unix
2 5 (2.53%) Linux
2 5 (2.53%) Windows
3 3 (1.52%) MVS
3 3 (1.52%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.01%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.23%) Systems Analysis
2 30 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.14%) SDLC
4 27 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 27 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 21 (10.61%) Business Analysis
6 18 (9.09%) Project Management
7 17 (8.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 17 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (8.08%) Migration
9 15 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (7.07%) ITIL
11 13 (6.57%) UML
12 12 (6.06%) Service Management
12 12 (6.06%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.56%) E-Commerce
13 11 (5.56%) ETL
14 10 (5.05%) Data Migration
14 10 (5.05%) Workflow
15 9 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.83%) SQL
2 17 (8.59%) Java
3 8 (4.04%) VBA
4 6 (3.03%) RPG
5 5 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.53%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.02%) C
6 4 (2.02%) Python
7 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.52%) C++
7 3 (1.52%) JCL
7 3 (1.52%) Perl
7 3 (1.52%) PHP
7 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.01%) C#
8 2 (1.01%) COBOL
8 2 (1.01%) RPG/400
8 2 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) ISEB
5 1 (0.51%) ACCA
5 1 (0.51%) CIMA
5 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.51%) MBA
5 1 (0.51%) MCAD
5 1 (0.51%) MCSA
5 1 (0.51%) MCTS
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.04%) MiFID
2 6 (3.03%) SEPA
3 5 (2.53%) QA
4 4 (2.02%) SLA
5 3 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.01%) EMIR
6 2 (1.01%) ISO20022
6 2 (1.01%) TARGET2
7 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.51%) AppManager
3 1 (0.51%) Control-M
3 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (14.65%) Oracle
2 17 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.06%) NetIQ
4 5 (2.53%) SAP
5 4 (2.02%) IBM
5 4 (2.02%) Kronos
6 3 (1.52%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.52%) HP
6 3 (1.52%) Northgate
7 2 (1.01%) Capita
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco
7 2 (1.01%) Cognos
7 2 (1.01%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.01%) Sony
7 2 (1.01%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.51%) Aareon
8 1 (0.51%) Kenexa
8 1 (0.51%) Kypera
8 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.51%) Tableau
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