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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 78 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.06% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £400 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £25.00 £40.57
% change year-on-year
+86.00% -38.37%
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
1148 1040 881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.48% 79.27% 72.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 577 449
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
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 13 February 2016, 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 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
3 9 (31.03%) Markit EDM
4 8 (27.59%) Asset Management
5 6 (20.69%) Investment Management
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Front Office
6 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (13.79%) thinkFolio
7 4 (13.79%) Java
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (13.79%) Charles River
7 4 (13.79%) E-business
7 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Spring
8 3 (10.34%) Banking
8 3 (10.34%) Retail
8 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
8 3 (10.34%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) Data Management

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Markit EDM
2 4 (13.79%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) GIS
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Front Office
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Advertising
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) IT Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Data Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Business Information Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Finance Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) Java EE
1 3 (10.34%) jQuery
1 3 (10.34%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) TopLink
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Asset Management
3 6 (20.69%) Investment Management
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) E-business
6 3 (10.34%) Data Management
6 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) ITSM
7 2 (6.90%) Kanban
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) IIBA
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Charles River
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft