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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 94 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 14 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.65% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.82% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 6
Median daily rate £381 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £317 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £46.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +176.21%

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
1377 2076 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.75% 79.60% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 1144 1155
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +20.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.30 £47.65 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +12 4 £379 -5.31%
Glasgow 0 4 £370 +5.71% 1
Stirling +6 2 £475 +39.70%
Inverclyde - 2 £363 -
Dundee - 2 £388 -
Systems Analysis
UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Retail
5 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.00%) User Stories
5 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.00%) User Experience
6 3 (12.00%) BDD
6 3 (12.00%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (12.00%) EPoS
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Banking
6 3 (12.00%) Local Government
6 3 (12.00%) MiFID
6 3 (12.00%) QA
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Release Management
6 3 (12.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) QGIS
2 1 (4.00%) Spatial Data
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Local Government
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) EPoS
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (4.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (12.00%) Kanban
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Release Management
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Use Case
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) MiFID
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (4.00%) XenApp
1 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Charles River
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter