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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 269 242 222
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 126 159 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.73% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.78% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 116 105
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£375 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £264 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.18 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +37.93%
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
19406 20362 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.44% 93.12% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13742 13958 12341
Average daily rate £438 £436 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% +2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
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 329 382 512
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.39 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 44 £470 +9.88% 11
Bromley - 2 £413 - 2
Brentford - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Rainham - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 111 (36.39%) Finance
2 90 (29.51%) SQL
3 60 (19.67%) Banking
4 52 (17.05%) Oracle
5 44 (14.43%) Business Analysis
6 37 (12.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 37 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (10.82%) Project Management
9 31 (10.16%) Migration
10 30 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
11 29 (9.51%) Investment Banking
12 28 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (7.87%) Management Information System
13 24 (7.87%) ITIL
13 24 (7.87%) PRINCE2
13 24 (7.87%) Microsoft
14 23 (7.54%) Linux
14 23 (7.54%) Windows
14 23 (7.54%) SQL Server
15 22 (7.21%) Retail
15 22 (7.21%) Change Management
15 22 (7.21%) UML
16 21 (6.89%) XML
16 21 (6.89%) SWIFT
17 20 (6.56%) Data Modelling
18 18 (5.90%) Integration Testing
18 18 (5.90%) MS Excel
18 18 (5.90%) UNIX
19 17 (5.57%) Degree

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (4.26%) CMS
2 10 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.66%) CICS
4 2 (0.66%) IIS
5 1 (0.33%) JBoss
5 1 (0.33%) Apache
5 1 (0.33%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.33%) Confluence
5 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.59%) MS Office
3 11 (3.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.64%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.66%) MS Project
7 1 (0.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (3.61%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.31%) Agresso
3 4 (1.31%) CODA-Financials
4 3 (0.98%) RMDS
4 3 (0.98%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.66%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.66%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.33%) Maximo
6 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.33%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Taleo
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) SAN
2 4 (1.31%) Firewall
3 3 (0.98%) Internet
3 3 (0.98%) DSL
4 2 (0.66%) Broadband
4 2 (0.66%) FTP
4 2 (0.66%) NAS
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) SSL
5 1 (0.33%) S/MIME
5 1 (0.33%) LAN
5 1 (0.33%) WAN
5 1 (0.33%) DHCP
5 1 (0.33%) RFID
5 1 (0.33%) Intranet
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
5 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.95%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.97%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.97%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.64%) MySQL
7 4 (1.31%) Cognos Query Studio
7 4 (1.31%) DB2
8 3 (0.98%) MS Access
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Toad
1 6 (1.97%) JIRA
2 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Ant
3 1 (0.33%) Hudson
3 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.33%) XPEDITER
3 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 111 (36.39%) Finance
2 60 (19.67%) Banking
3 29 (9.51%) Investment Banking
4 22 (7.21%) Retail
5 16 (5.25%) Financial Institution
6 13 (4.26%) Back Office
7 10 (3.28%) Retail Banking
8 7 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.30%) Front Office
8 7 (2.30%) Legal
8 7 (2.30%) Advertising
9 5 (1.64%) Publishing
9 5 (1.64%) Local Government
10 3 (0.98%) Law
11 2 (0.66%) Marketing
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.33%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.89%) XML
2 15 (4.92%) Middleware
3 11 (3.61%) HTML
3 11 (3.61%) .NET
4 10 (3.28%) SOAP
5 8 (2.62%) CSS
6 7 (2.30%) FpML
7 4 (1.31%) jQuery
8 3 (0.98%) JSTL
8 3 (0.98%) Ajax
8 3 (0.98%) JSP
8 3 (0.98%) Servlets
9 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.66%) Flash
9 2 (0.66%) XBRL
9 2 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.33%) ISPF
10 1 (0.33%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.89%) SWIFT
4 15 (4.92%) Derivative
5 11 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.62%) Mainframe
6 8 (2.62%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.62%) Reference Data
7 7 (2.30%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.64%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.31%) iSeries
10 3 (0.98%) User Experience
10 3 (0.98%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.98%) Equities
10 3 (0.98%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.98%) NHS
11 2 (0.66%) ASIC
11 2 (0.66%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.54%) Windows
1 23 (7.54%) Linux
2 18 (5.90%) UNIX
3 9 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.64%) AIX
5 3 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (14.43%) Business Analysis
2 37 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (12.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 36 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (10.82%) Project Management
5 31 (10.16%) Migration
6 30 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
7 24 (7.87%) ITIL
7 24 (7.87%) PRINCE2
8 22 (7.21%) UML
8 22 (7.21%) Change Management
9 20 (6.56%) Data Modelling
10 18 (5.90%) Integration Testing
11 16 (5.25%) Use Case
12 15 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
13 14 (4.59%) Scrum
13 14 (4.59%) Workflow
13 14 (4.59%) Test Scripting
13 14 (4.59%) Data Migration
14 13 (4.26%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (29.51%) SQL
2 12 (3.93%) Java
2 12 (3.93%) VBA
3 10 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
4 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.64%) Korn
5 5 (1.64%) C#
5 5 (1.64%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.31%) VB
6 4 (1.31%) C++
6 4 (1.31%) PHP
7 3 (0.98%) COBOL
7 3 (0.98%) Perl
8 2 (0.66%) Python
9 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) JCL
9 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (5.57%) Degree
2 8 (2.62%) ISEB
3 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.98%) Siebel Certification
5 2 (0.66%) PMP
5 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.66%) MCITP
5 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.66%) MCSE
5 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) MCP
6 1 (0.33%) MCSA
6 1 (0.33%) ACCA
6 1 (0.33%) CIMA
6 1 (0.33%) MBA
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.61%) QA
2 10 (3.28%) EMIR
3 8 (2.62%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (1.97%) SLA
5 4 (1.31%) MiFID
5 4 (1.31%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.33%) FINREP
6 1 (0.33%) CRD IV
System Software
1 6 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.33%) XenApp
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.66%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.33%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) Nagios
3 1 (0.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) logstash
3 1 (0.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 52 (17.05%) Oracle
2 24 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.28%) Bloomberg
4 9 (2.95%) Cognos
5 7 (2.30%) SAP
6 6 (1.97%) IBM
6 6 (1.97%) Sybase
6 6 (1.97%) Citrix
6 6 (1.97%) CODA
7 5 (1.64%) VMware
7 5 (1.64%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.64%) Northgate
8 4 (1.31%) thinkFolio
8 4 (1.31%) Siebel
8 4 (1.31%) HP
8 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.98%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.98%) Sun
9 3 (0.98%) Reuters
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