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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Analysis
England / London
Rank 291 359 333
Rank change year-on-year +68 -26  
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 115 77 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.41% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 55 62
Median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +1.87% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +1.85%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16395 18853 17384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.18% 85.15% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11793 13608 12215
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 194 249
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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 -2 11 £433 -8.84% 6
West End of London - 3 £163 -
Bromley +12 2 £550 -
Twickenham - 2 £295 -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Systems Analysis
England

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 73 (38.62%) Finance
2 54 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (20.63%) Banking
4 33 (17.46%) JIRA
5 30 (15.87%) SQL
5 30 (15.87%) Business Analysis
6 27 (14.29%) Scrum
6 27 (14.29%) OO
7 26 (13.76%) RESTful
8 25 (13.23%) Git (software)
8 25 (13.23%) Risk Assessment
9 24 (12.70%) ITIL
10 23 (12.17%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (11.64%) Degree
11 22 (11.64%) Migration
12 21 (11.11%) Retail
12 21 (11.11%) .NET
13 20 (10.58%) Automated Testing
13 20 (10.58%) Telecoms
14 19 (10.05%) E-Commerce
15 18 (9.52%) Microsoft
15 18 (9.52%) Management Information System
15 18 (9.52%) Computer Science
15 18 (9.52%) User Stories
15 18 (9.52%) SDLC
16 17 (8.99%) Waterfall
16 17 (8.99%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (8.99%) CISSP
16 17 (8.99%) HTML
16 17 (8.99%) Java

Systems Analysis
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 9 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.17%) Confluence
3 4 (2.12%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.06%) CMS
5 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.53%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.53%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.53%) SAS
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.82%) MS Office
3 9 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.12%) MS Project
5 4 (2.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.06%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.53%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.53%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.53%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.41%) Network Security
2 8 (4.23%) Internet
3 3 (1.59%) LAN
3 3 (1.59%) SAN
3 3 (1.59%) WAN
3 3 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.06%) NAS
4 2 (1.06%) Skype
5 1 (0.53%) DHCP
5 1 (0.53%) DNS
5 1 (0.53%) Firewall
5 1 (0.53%) SMTP
5 1 (0.53%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.94%) Big Data
2 13 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (6.88%) Hadoop
3 12 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.06%) QlikView
9 1 (0.53%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.53%) OLTP
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (17.46%) JIRA
2 25 (13.23%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.29%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.76%) git-flow
6 8 (4.23%) Hudson
6 8 (4.23%) Maven
6 8 (4.23%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (4.23%) Selenium
6 8 (4.23%) Subversion
6 8 (4.23%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.65%) Rational Software Modeler
7 5 (2.65%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (38.62%) Finance
2 39 (20.63%) Banking
3 21 (11.11%) Retail
4 20 (10.58%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.82%) Legal
6 7 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.70%) Front Office
6 7 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.70%) Law
7 3 (1.59%) Advertising
7 3 (1.59%) Marketing
7 3 (1.59%) Publishing
8 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Local Government
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 90 (47.62%) Analyst
2 52 (27.51%) Business Analyst
3 45 (23.81%) Developer
4 32 (16.93%) Systems Analyst
5 24 (12.70%) Business Systems Analyst
6 19 (10.05%) Architect
7 15 (7.94%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (6.88%) iOS Developer
8 13 (6.88%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.82%) Salesforce Developer
9 11 (5.82%) Security Analyst
10 8 (4.23%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (4.23%) Big Data Developer
10 8 (4.23%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 7 (3.70%) IT Analyst
11 7 (3.70%) Security Architect
11 7 (3.70%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.17%) Consultant
12 6 (3.17%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.76%) RESTful
2 21 (11.11%) .NET
3 17 (8.99%) CSS
3 17 (8.99%) HTML
4 14 (7.41%) XML
5 11 (5.82%) SOAP
5 11 (5.82%) Visualforce
5 11 (5.82%) Web Services
6 9 (4.76%) XML Schema
7 8 (4.23%) XSD
8 7 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.17%) CSS3
9 6 (3.17%) HTML5
9 6 (3.17%) Middleware
10 4 (2.12%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.12%) Cocoa
11 3 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.59%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.59%) jQuery
11 3 (1.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 18 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.88%) iPad
3 13 (6.88%) iPhone
3 13 (6.88%) User Experience
4 10 (5.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.23%) Cyber Defence
6 8 (4.23%) Derivative
7 6 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.12%) Equities
8 4 (2.12%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.12%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.12%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.59%) CMDB
9 3 (1.59%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.06%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.06%) FMCG
10 2 (1.06%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.47%) Windows
2 13 (6.88%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.70%) Linux
4 5 (2.65%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.12%) Unix
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.87%) Business Analysis
3 27 (14.29%) OO
3 27 (14.29%) Scrum
4 25 (13.23%) Risk Assessment
5 24 (12.70%) ITIL
6 23 (12.17%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (11.64%) Migration
8 20 (10.58%) Automated Testing
9 19 (10.05%) E-Commerce
10 18 (9.52%) SDLC
10 18 (9.52%) User Stories
11 17 (8.99%) Requirements Analysis
11 17 (8.99%) Waterfall
12 16 (8.47%) Project Management
13 14 (7.41%) ITIL V3
14 13 (6.88%) Data Analysis
14 13 (6.88%) Data Modelling
14 13 (6.88%) High Availability
14 13 (6.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.87%) SQL
2 17 (8.99%) Java
3 14 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.88%) Apple Swift
4 13 (6.88%) Objective-C
5 11 (5.82%) Apex Code
5 11 (5.82%) C#
5 11 (5.82%) SOQL
6 10 (5.29%) Python
7 6 (3.17%) C
8 5 (2.65%) Scala
9 4 (2.12%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.59%) COBOL
10 3 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) R
11 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.53%) UniBasic
11 1 (0.53%) VB
11 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (11.64%) Degree
2 17 (8.99%) CISSP
3 16 (8.47%) ISSAP
4 14 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 10 (5.29%) DV Cleared
6 8 (4.23%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.59%) ISEB
8 1 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.53%) CBAP
8 1 (0.53%) CCSP
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.53%) IIBA
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.53%) PMP
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.29%) QA
2 6 (3.17%) MiFID
3 4 (2.12%) COBIT
3 4 (2.12%) SEPA
4 3 (1.59%) PMO
5 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.53%) IFRS
5 1 (0.53%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.53%) TARGET2
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.59%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.17%) QRadar
2 3 (1.59%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.41%) Oracle
3 11 (5.82%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.17%) Splunk
4 6 (3.17%) Trend Micro
5 5 (2.65%) Cloudera
5 5 (2.65%) Hortonworks
5 5 (2.65%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.12%) SAP
7 3 (1.59%) Cisco
7 3 (1.59%) VMware
8 2 (1.06%) Citrix
8 2 (1.06%) Cognos
8 2 (1.06%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.06%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.06%) Sophis
9 1 (0.53%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.53%) hybris
9 1 (0.53%) NICE Systems
9 1 (0.53%) Solace
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