Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 113 114
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 -21
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 14 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.85% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -13.89%
10th Percentile £313 £326 £259
90th Percentile £438 £400 £449
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -9.41%
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 2,623 2,231 2,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.23% 84.64% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,410 1,306 1,181
Edinburgh median daily rate £418 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +1.01% +5.60%
10th Percentile £274 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.63% +0.28% -4.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -19.23% +54.76%

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 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 18 September 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) GDPR
6 1 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (7.14%) Robotic Process Automation
6 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Lucidchart
6 1 (7.14%) User Experience
6 1 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Lucidchart
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Systems Integration Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Development Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Wrap Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
5 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GDPR
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com