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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 108 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 17 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.57% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.79% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
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£400 £309 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -3.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £30.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+32.78% -9.62%
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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
2244 1765 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.67% 72.13% 71.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 889 793
Average daily rate £400 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 21 22
Average hourly rate £31.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 14 £400 +29.44% 3
Stirling -10 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
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Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 10 (31.25%) UML
2 10 (31.25%) Investment Management
3 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
7 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.50%) MS Access
7 4 (12.50%) Banking
7 4 (12.50%) Front Office
7 4 (12.50%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Markit EDM
7 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
8 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) OO
9 2 (6.25%) Charles River
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (6.25%) Management Information System

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MS Access
2 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Front Office
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Analyst
2 17 (53.13%) Business Analyst
2 17 (53.13%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) JDBC
1 1 (3.13%) Servlets
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) Java EE
1 1 (3.13%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
2 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 10 (31.25%) UML
2 10 (31.25%) Investment Management
3 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
4 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
8 2 (6.25%) Use Case
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) IIBA
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Charles River
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Sun
3 1 (3.13%) CODA
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