The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 117 75 112
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 18 63 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 1.97% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 2.07% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 7
Median daily rate £325 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £295 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £494 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.82% -44.42%
Systems Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2331 3048 2592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.99% 95.13% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1353 1545 1369
Median daily rate £350 £353 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 71 60
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -7 17 £308 -35.26%
West Lothian +3 1 £341 +15.67%
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Banking
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
7 5 (14.71%) Citrix
7 5 (14.71%) Symantec
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
7 5 (14.71%) Law
7 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
7 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (14.71%) SCCM
7 5 (14.71%) SCOM
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) XenApp
7 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
7 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
7 5 (14.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Systems Analyst Skill Set
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 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
1 1 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DHCP
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Toad
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Law
4 4 (11.76%) Retail
5 2 (5.88%) Billing
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
1 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
5 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.71%) XenApp
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
1 5 (14.71%) SCOM
1 5 (14.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
3 5 (14.71%) Symantec
4 3 (8.82%) CA
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) NetIQ
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Charles River
6 1 (2.94%) Cognos
6 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Sitecore