The first table below looks at the demand for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 21 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.84% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.73% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £30.00 £17.66
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +69.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 137 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 71.43% 69.90% 67.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 66 66
Average daily rate £370 £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £528 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £38.50 £26.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Systems Analysis
Scotland

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Systems Analysis
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos