The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 41 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 17 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.71% 0.66% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 0.68% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Average daily rate £325 £243 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.02% -23.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £209 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £277 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £10.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +119.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+72.22% -33.33%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
571 733 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.07% 96.70% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 435 262
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 11
Average hourly rate £32.75 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.67% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 14 (40.00%) SQL
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
3 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (34.29%) SDLC
3 12 (34.29%) ISEB
4 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
4 9 (25.71%) Use Case
5 8 (22.86%) Change Control
5 8 (22.86%) Change Management
5 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
9 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
9 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (11.43%) OO
9 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
9 4 (11.43%) Migration
10 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
10 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
10 3 (8.57%) Data Mapping
11 2 (5.71%) TOGAF

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
1 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) SDLC
1 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
1 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.71%) Use Case
3 8 (22.86%) Change Control
3 8 (22.86%) Change Management
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.43%) Migration
7 4 (11.43%) OO
7 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (8.57%) Data Mapping
8 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) SAP