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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 62 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 27 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.61% 1.00% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.28% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +31.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £430 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+20.56% +28.18%
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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
1329 937 823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 79.01% 78.15% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 510 389
Average daily rate £400 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.77 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -27.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 26 (72.22%) Finance
2 17 (47.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (36.11%) Asset Management
4 9 (25.00%) Retail
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) Investment Management
7 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Markit EDM
7 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.11%) .NET
9 4 (11.11%) Java
9 4 (11.11%) Banking
9 4 (11.11%) Data Management
9 4 (11.11%) Charles River
10 3 (8.33%) MVC
10 3 (8.33%) Web Design
10 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 3 (8.33%) PHP
10 3 (8.33%) ETL
10 3 (8.33%) SDLC
10 3 (8.33%) jQuery
10 3 (8.33%) Ajax
10 3 (8.33%) Derivative
10 3 (8.33%) CakePHP
11 2 (5.56%) thinkFolio
11 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
11 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.56%) thinkFolio
General
1 26 (72.22%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Front Office
4 2 (5.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Analyst
2 20 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 16 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) Ajax
2 3 (8.33%) CakePHP
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Derivative
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (36.11%) Asset Management
3 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
3 7 (19.44%) Investment Management
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Web Design
7 3 (8.33%) ETL
7 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.56%) WFM
9 1 (2.78%) Kanban
9 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) Scrum
9 1 (2.78%) Data Mapping
9 1 (2.78%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) EMIR
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Charles River
2 2 (5.56%) Verint
2 2 (5.56%) Calypso
2 2 (5.56%) Genesys
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft