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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 10 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.75% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.91% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Median daily rate £391 £333 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.66% -16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £383 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £33.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -32.50%

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
1474 2095 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.13% 82.87% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1130 1253
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +73.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 February 2017.

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 February 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
Glasgow -2 4 £360 -4.00%
Edinburgh +13 2 £399 +22.69%
Stirling +8 2 £475 +39.70%
Dundee - 2 £388 -
Systems Analysis
UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.00%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.00%) EPoS
5 3 (12.00%) Local Government
5 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 3 (12.00%) MiFID
5 3 (12.00%) QA
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Kanban
5 3 (12.00%) Release Management
5 3 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.00%) BPMN
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SAS
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 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) QGIS
2 1 (4.00%) Spatial Data
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Local Government
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) 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%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Migration Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Solutions 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%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) EPoS
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
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%) Release Management
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) BPMN
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Use Case
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (12.00%) MiFID
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 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