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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Analysis
Rank 103 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 20 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 0.91% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.15% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 5
Median daily rate £388 £415 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +41.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £470 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
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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
1630 2264 2174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.49% 79.41% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1193 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +17 8 £388 -1.89%
Glasgow +2 4 £365 +0.68%
Stirling -2 2 £475 +5.55%
Inverclyde - 2 £363 -
Dundee - 2 £388 -
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Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (22.22%) User Stories
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 5 (18.52%) User Experience
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) Retail
6 5 (18.52%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (14.81%) MiFID
7 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services
8 3 (11.11%) XML
8 3 (11.11%) EPoS
8 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.11%) Validation
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) QA
8 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Local Government
8 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) Release Management

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 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) GIS
2 1 (3.70%) QGIS
2 1 (3.70%) Spatial Data
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Local Government
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Credit Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) User Experience
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) EPoS
4 3 (11.11%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) User Stories
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (18.52%) Kanban
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 3 (11.11%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Product Management
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) MiFID
2 3 (11.11%) QA
3 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Charles River
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter