Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 25 November 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 438 434 450
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 -46
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 195 185 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 124 102
London median daily rate £475 £450 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -0.11% +0.11%
10th Percentile £355 £350 £325
90th Percentile £625 £600 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
London median hourly rate - £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.25% -49.09%
England median hourly rate £49.50 £27.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +81.65% -2.68% +12.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40663 38784 39345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.22% 83.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29563 27804 28095
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 405 464
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.69 £20.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% +5.19% +14.56%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.10 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Systems Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in London

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in London

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in London

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in London

Systems Analysis
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 Analysis within the London region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -19 32 £469 +1.35% 3
East London -7 2 £465 -11.43% 2
West London -19 1 £450 - 6
Systems Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 London region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 100 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 50 (25.64%) Finance
4 45 (23.08%) JIRA
5 43 (22.05%) SQL
6 40 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (17.95%) Scrum
8 34 (17.44%) Data Analysis
9 31 (15.90%) MS Visio
10 30 (15.38%) Retail
11 28 (14.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (14.36%) Microsoft Office
12 26 (13.33%) User Stories
13 25 (12.82%) RESTful
13 25 (12.82%) OO
14 24 (12.31%) Data Modelling
14 24 (12.31%) Project Management
14 24 (12.31%) Git (software)
14 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (11.28%) Web Services
16 22 (11.28%) XML
17 21 (10.77%) .NET
17 21 (10.77%) Data Mapping
18 20 (10.26%) Test Automation
18 20 (10.26%) SDLC
18 20 (10.26%) Legal
19 19 (9.74%) JavaScript
19 19 (9.74%) SOA
19 19 (9.74%) Data Structures

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring 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 12 (6.15%) Confluence
2 11 (5.64%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.08%) CMS
4 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 31 (15.90%) MS Visio
2 28 (14.36%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.56%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (2.05%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.03%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 16 (8.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 4 (2.05%) GitHub
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.67%) Internet
2 8 (4.10%) Network Security
3 3 (1.54%) FTP
3 3 (1.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
4 1 (0.51%) Wireless
4 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.21%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.05%) Big Data
4 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.54%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (1.03%) Power BI
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.51%) DB2
7 1 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (23.08%) JIRA
2 24 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.69%) Subversion
4 13 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 11 (5.64%) Eclipse
6 10 (5.13%) Hudson
6 10 (5.13%) Maven
6 10 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (5.13%) Selenium
6 10 (5.13%) WebDriver
7 8 (4.10%) git-flow
8 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (25.64%) Finance
2 30 (15.38%) Retail
3 20 (10.26%) Legal
4 16 (8.21%) Banking
5 15 (7.69%) Law
6 12 (6.15%) Front Office
7 8 (4.10%) Back Office
8 6 (3.08%) Billing
8 6 (3.08%) Publishing
9 4 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.05%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.54%) Marketing
10 3 (1.54%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.03%) Advertising
12 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.51%) German Language
12 1 (0.51%) International Banking
12 1 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (64.62%) Analyst
2 76 (38.97%) Business Analyst
3 42 (21.54%) Developer
4 38 (19.49%) Systems Analyst
5 33 (16.92%) Business Systems Analyst
6 16 (8.21%) Data Analyst
7 15 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
8 10 (5.13%) IT Analyst
9 9 (4.62%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (4.10%) Data Business Analyst
10 8 (4.10%) E-Commerce Product Owner
10 8 (4.10%) iOS Developer
10 8 (4.10%) Legal Analyst
10 8 (4.10%) Product Owner
10 8 (4.10%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) Architect
11 7 (3.59%) SQL Data Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) Technical Business Analyst
12 6 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.82%) RESTful
2 22 (11.28%) Web Services
2 22 (11.28%) XML
3 21 (10.77%) .NET
4 18 (9.23%) HTML
4 18 (9.23%) SOAP
5 17 (8.72%) CSS
6 16 (8.21%) Visualforce
7 11 (5.64%) XML Schema
8 10 (5.13%) XSD
9 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.56%) FpML
10 5 (2.56%) Middleware
11 3 (1.54%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.54%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.54%) WCF
12 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (1.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.74%) Data Structures
3 13 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.15%) Derivative
5 10 (5.13%) Fixed Income
6 9 (4.62%) Equity Derivative
6 9 (4.62%) User Experience
7 8 (4.10%) iPad
7 8 (4.10%) iPhone
8 7 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (2.05%) Exotic Derivative
11 3 (1.54%) EPoS
11 3 (1.54%) Equities
11 3 (1.54%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.54%) Reinsurance
11 3 (1.54%) SWIFT
12 2 (1.03%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
12 2 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.10%) Apple iOS
1 8 (4.10%) Windows
2 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.51%) Unix
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 40 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (17.95%) Scrum
5 34 (17.44%) Data Analysis
6 28 (14.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (13.33%) User Stories
8 25 (12.82%) OO
9 24 (12.31%) Data Modelling
9 24 (12.31%) Project Management
10 23 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (10.77%) Data Mapping
12 20 (10.26%) SDLC
12 20 (10.26%) Test Automation
13 19 (9.74%) SOA
14 18 (9.23%) Practice Management
14 18 (9.23%) Test Scripting
14 18 (9.23%) Waterfall
15 17 (8.72%) GAP Analysis
16 16 (8.21%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.05%) SQL
2 19 (9.74%) JavaScript
3 18 (9.23%) Java
4 16 (8.21%) Apex Code
5 15 (7.69%) SOQL
6 9 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.10%) Apple Swift
7 8 (4.10%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.56%) C#
9 4 (2.05%) VBA
10 3 (1.54%) C
10 3 (1.54%) Python
10 3 (1.54%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
11 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.51%) R
12 1 (0.51%) RPG
12 1 (0.51%) RPG III
12 1 (0.51%) Ruby
12 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (7.18%) ISEB
2 13 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.13%) Degree
4 9 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (3.08%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (2.05%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.54%) Siebel Certification
9 2 (1.03%) IIBA
10 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.51%) CBAP
10 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.64%) GDPR
2 10 (5.13%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.03%) GAAP
3 2 (1.03%) MiFID
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
3 2 (1.03%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) EMIR
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 16 (8.21%) Microsoft
1 16 (8.21%) Oracle
1 16 (8.21%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (5.64%) ATG
3 7 (3.59%) hybris
4 6 (3.08%) Cognos
5 5 (2.56%) HP
6 4 (2.05%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.05%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.05%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (2.05%) Retek
7 3 (1.54%) Siebel
7 3 (1.54%) Tableau
8 2 (1.03%) Capita
8 2 (1.03%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.03%) Sophis
9 1 (0.51%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.51%) SnapLogic
9 1 (0.51%) Wallstreet Suite