The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 86 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.91% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.11% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £383 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +45.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £435 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £480 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +37.09%
Systems Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1126 1168 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.86% 81.45% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 605 611
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 17
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Systems Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Investment Management
3 5 (23.81%) thinkFolio
3 5 (23.81%) Markit EDM
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) Front Office
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Charles River
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) MySQL
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Subversion
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Drupal
4 4 (19.05%) Yii
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) User Experience
5 3 (14.29%) BDD
5 3 (14.29%) Active Record
5 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 3 (14.29%) Kanban
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
5 3 (14.29%) Product Management
5 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (14.29%) XML

Systems Analysis
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 4 (19.05%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Markit EDM
1 5 (23.81%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Front Office
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) Yii
3 3 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Investment Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Active Record
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (14.29%) Kanban
4 3 (14.29%) Product Management
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
4 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Use Case
6 1 (4.76%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) HNC
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) IIBA
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Charles River
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase