The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 61 72 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 20 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.35% 0.86% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.92% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £323 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% -28.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +80.00%
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
1396 1192 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.52% 93.42% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 666 320
Average daily rate £375 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 9
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.30 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £110.00 £30.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 20 (46.51%) Finance
3 14 (32.56%) Markit EDM
4 13 (30.23%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (23.26%) Asset Management
5 10 (23.26%) Software Delivery
6 9 (20.93%) Data Management
6 9 (20.93%) UML
7 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Data Management
7 8 (18.60%) Investment Management
8 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.95%) BPMN
10 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle
10 5 (11.63%) XML
11 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
11 4 (9.30%) Scrum
11 4 (9.30%) MS Access
11 4 (9.30%) Project Management
11 4 (9.30%) Banking
11 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
12 3 (6.98%) Migration
12 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
12 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
12 3 (6.98%) Kanban
12 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
12 3 (6.98%) MS Excel

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) MS Access
2 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) UNIX
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Systems Analysis
2 10 (23.26%) Asset Management
2 10 (23.26%) Software Delivery
3 9 (20.93%) Data Management
3 9 (20.93%) UML
4 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Data Management
4 8 (18.60%) Investment Management
5 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.95%) BPMN
7 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
8 3 (6.98%) Kanban
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) COBOL
2 2 (4.65%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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