Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Systems Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Analysis over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Systems Analysis
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 123 105
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18 -7
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 10 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.55% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.64% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £316 £333 £356
90th Percentile £444 £433 £475
Scotland median daily rate £330 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -17.50% +3.23% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Systems Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,512 2,498 1,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.11% 85.93% 85.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,261 1,449 995
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.13% +2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 31
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -16.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £44.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +5.00%

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Systems Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Systems Analysis in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analysis in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analysis in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (10.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (10.00%) GDPR

Systems Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Wrap Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com