The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Systems Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Systems Analysis
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 152 176
Rank change year-on-year +13 +24  
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 24 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.49% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 24
Median daily rate £525 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £393 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £613 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.36 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.57% -23.52%  

Systems Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2887 2854 4724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.15% 85.89% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2218 2339 3709
Median daily rate £500 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 57
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Systems Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in the City of London

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Systems Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in the City of London

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in the City of London

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) Banking
4 9 (25.00%) XML
4 9 (25.00%) QA
5 8 (22.22%) Web Services
5 8 (22.22%) Workflow
5 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (19.44%) SDLC
6 7 (19.44%) Hedge funds
6 7 (19.44%) Financial Institution
6 7 (19.44%) Siebel EIM
6 7 (19.44%) Siebel Certification
6 7 (19.44%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) Siebel
6 7 (19.44%) EAI
6 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
6 7 (19.44%) FTP
6 7 (19.44%) HTTP
6 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
6 7 (19.44%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
6 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
6 7 (19.44%) AOP
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) OO
8 4 (11.11%) C
8 4 (11.11%) Practice Management

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) FTP
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 7 (19.44%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) git-flow
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.33%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Law
6 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Front Office
6 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Business Systems Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Siebel Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Payments Expert
5 3 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
6 2 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Integration Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Documentation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Report Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) LINQ
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Workflow
2 7 (19.44%) AOP
2 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
2 7 (19.44%) EAI
2 7 (19.44%) SDLC
2 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
2 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) Practice Management
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (5.56%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
3 4 (11.11%) C
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) R
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Siebel Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) SEPA
3 3 (8.33%) IFRS
3 3 (8.33%) IFRS 9
4 2 (5.56%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (5.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Siebel
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
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