The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 91 99 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 30 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 0.70% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.76% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 24
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£475 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £10.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +37.93%
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
2528 2113 1946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.36% 92.84% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1029 1028
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 54
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 22 £475 +68.14% 1
Glasgow -7 5 £285 -10.65% 3
Aberdeen +7 1 - -
Stirling - - - - 1
Fife - - - - 1
Renfrewshire - - - -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 23 (42.59%) Finance
3 18 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 14 (25.93%) Investment Management
4 14 (25.93%) Markit EDM
5 12 (22.22%) Data Management
5 12 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Management
6 11 (20.37%) Banking
6 11 (20.37%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (20.37%) Charles River
7 9 (16.67%) Front Office
7 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.81%) Test Planning
9 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
9 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
10 4 (7.41%) Migration
11 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.56%) Retail
11 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
11 3 (5.56%) Oracle
12 2 (3.70%) Advertising
12 2 (3.70%) .NET
12 2 (3.70%) C#
12 2 (3.70%) IIS
12 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.85%) QlikView
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) MS Access
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 9 (16.67%) Front Office
4 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.85%) Equities
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.85%) Android
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 14 (25.93%) Investment Management
3 12 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Management
3 12 (22.22%) Data Management
4 11 (20.37%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.81%) Test Planning
7 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.41%) Migration
9 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.70%) UML
10 2 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (3.70%) OO
10 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) ERD
10 2 (3.70%) Data Transformation
10 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) COBOL
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Charles River
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix
3 1 (1.85%) Informatica
3 1 (1.85%) Kofax
3 1 (1.85%) Open Text
3 1 (1.85%) Teradata
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