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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 72 109 81
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 66 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 0.80% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 0.87% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £360 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £411 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.94 £35.00 £26.46
% change year-on-year
-40.18% +32.30%
Systems Analyst
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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
3041 2529 2296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.71% 92.33% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1282 1111
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 47 83
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.05 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Glasgow +29 31 £325 -15.58% 1
Edinburgh -5 23 £425 +13.33% 5
North Lanarkshire 0 8 - -
West Lothian -6 4 - -
Fife - 4 - -
Renfrewshire - 4 - -
Aberdeen +7 2 - -
Dundee - 1 £275 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
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Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 65 (61.32%) Finance
2 34 (32.08%) Systems Analysis
3 27 (25.47%) SQL
4 18 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
5 15 (14.15%) Data Analysis
5 15 (14.15%) Oracle
5 15 (14.15%) Change Management
6 14 (13.21%) Migration
7 13 (12.26%) Banking
7 13 (12.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (12.26%) Data Centre
8 11 (10.38%) Data Management
9 10 (9.43%) Asset Management
9 10 (9.43%) Business Analysis
10 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (8.49%) Information Security
10 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
10 9 (8.49%) UML
10 9 (8.49%) Java
10 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
10 9 (8.49%) Use Case
11 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2
11 8 (7.55%) .NET
12 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (6.60%) Investment Management
12 7 (6.60%) ITIL
12 7 (6.60%) Data Mining
12 7 (6.60%) Markit EDM
13 6 (5.66%) SDLC

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Office
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.89%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
1 1 (0.94%) PaaS
1 1 (0.94%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) Data Mining
2 5 (4.72%) RDBMS
2 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.83%) dBASE
3 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) DB2
5 1 (0.94%) MS Access
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Axure RP
General
1 65 (61.32%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Banking
3 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Front Office
6 2 (1.89%) Back Office
6 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Local Government
7 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) .NET
2 1 (0.94%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.66%) GIS
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.83%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.89%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.89%) CMDB
5 2 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.72%) UNIX
2 4 (3.77%) Windows
3 3 (2.83%) AIX
3 3 (2.83%) Solaris
4 2 (1.89%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.08%) Systems Analysis
2 18 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (14.15%) Data Analysis
3 15 (14.15%) Change Management
4 14 (13.21%) Migration
5 13 (12.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (10.38%) Data Management
7 10 (9.43%) Asset Management
7 10 (9.43%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.49%) Information Security
8 9 (8.49%) UML
8 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
8 9 (8.49%) Use Case
9 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.60%) ITIL
10 7 (6.60%) Investment Management
11 6 (5.66%) SDLC
11 6 (5.66%) Project Management
12 5 (4.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.47%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) Java
3 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.89%) COBOL
4 1 (0.94%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) PeopleCode
4 1 (0.94%) JCL
4 1 (0.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) ISEB
2 2 (1.89%) MOS
3 1 (0.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) MCSA
3 1 (0.94%) CCNA
3 1 (0.94%) CISSP
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.94%) CISM
3 1 (0.94%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (1.89%) Veritas File System
2 2 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) Oracle
2 4 (3.77%) SAP
3 3 (2.83%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (2.83%) Lotus
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.89%) Veritas
5 1 (0.94%) HP
5 1 (0.94%) EMC
5 1 (0.94%) Charles River
5 1 (0.94%) Cognos
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco
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