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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 70 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 13 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.79% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £309 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -31.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.25 £40.57 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +17.59%
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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
1069 886 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.35% 72.15% 68.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 472 198
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £27.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (40.91%) Asset Management
2 9 (40.91%) Data Analysis
2 9 (40.91%) Investment Management
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) UML
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
6 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Data Management
6 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Front Office
6 4 (18.18%) Markit EDM
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) MS Access
7 3 (13.64%) Charles River
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (9.09%) Banking
8 2 (9.09%) Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 3 (13.64%) MS Access
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (50.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) UML Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (40.91%) Asset Management
2 9 (40.91%) Data Analysis
2 9 (40.91%) Investment Management
3 7 (31.82%) UML
4 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
8 1 (4.55%) BPMN
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.55%) System Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Charles River
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) CODA