The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 118 93 120
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +27
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 6 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 1.29% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.56% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 5
Median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £287 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £82.00
% change year-on-year
-32.14% -65.85%
Systems Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1802 2624 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.61% 82.33% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 1364 1161
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 54 40
Median hourly rate £39.00 £23.35 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.02% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Systems Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 3 £413 -8.33% 2
Stirling - 1 £475 -
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Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 10 (41.67%) SDLC
2 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) Finance
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
4 6 (25.00%) Billing
4 6 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 6 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) MySQL
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (16.67%) Subversion
6 4 (16.67%) Drupal
6 4 (16.67%) Yii
7 3 (12.50%) Active Record
7 3 (12.50%) User Experience
7 3 (12.50%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Product Management
7 3 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Validation

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 6 (25.00%) Billing
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Local Government
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (8.33%) RPG Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Senior RPG Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) Yii
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) iSeries
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) SDLC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (25.00%) CRM
3 6 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.50%) Active Record
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Product Management
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) User Stories
4 3 (12.50%) Validation
4 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) RPG
4 2 (8.33%) RPG IV
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft