Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 103 113
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 -9
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 34 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.21% 0.32% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.38% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 9
Edinburgh median daily rate £355 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.69% +22.31% -18.75%
10th Percentile £295 £356 £108
90th Percentile £438 £416 £483
Scotland median daily rate £355 £388 £333
% change year-on-year -8.39% +16.54% -16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 2,448 1,597 2,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.09% 86.32% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,473 998 1,330
Edinburgh median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -20.88% -28.35%
10th Percentile £14.59 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £119.33 £47.23 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.45 £33.71
% change year-on-year +20.38% -48.25% +23.14%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Mainframe
5 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
5 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) Data Mapping
7 5 (14.71%) XML
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle
7 5 (14.71%) Banking
7 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (11.76%) Windows
9 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
9 3 (8.82%) User Stories
9 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.82%) Markit EDM
9 3 (8.82%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
10 2 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Legal
11 1 (2.94%) Advertising
11 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (2.94%) Scrum

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 3 (8.82%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Analyst
2 25 (73.53%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Integration Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) XML Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.94%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Data Mapping
5 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
6 3 (8.82%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.82%) User Stories
7 2 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.94%) Kanban
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) GDPR
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle