The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Analyst
Rank 70 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.43% 0.066% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.068% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £365 £356
% change year-on-year
+57.53% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
Senior Systems Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
891 1461 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.43% 95.93% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 716 770
Median daily rate £388 £380 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 17
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £40.38 £23.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Senior Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Senior Systems Analyst in the job title.

Senior Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Senior Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business

Senior Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Varonis