The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 159 285 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.51% 20.44% 28.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.49% 21.35% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 163 222
Median daily rate £350 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £266 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% +7.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £25.00 £22.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £25.00 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
776 1335 1293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.21% 95.77% 96.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 678 670
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 20
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +18.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 137 (39.03%) Finance
2 93 (26.50%) Banking
3 67 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (18.52%) SQL
5 60 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (16.81%) Business Analysis
7 41 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (10.83%) Microsoft
9 37 (10.54%) Windows
10 33 (9.40%) Oracle
10 33 (9.40%) User Stories
11 31 (8.83%) Retail
12 30 (8.55%) Migration
13 28 (7.98%) BDD
14 25 (7.12%) Retail Banking
14 25 (7.12%) Disclosure Scotland
15 24 (6.84%) Java
15 24 (6.84%) Linux
15 24 (6.84%) ITIL
15 24 (6.84%) Active Directory
16 22 (6.27%) Asset Management
17 21 (5.98%) MS Excel
17 21 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (5.70%) Mainframe
19 19 (5.41%) Scrum
20 18 (5.13%) Data Analysis
20 18 (5.13%) Project Management
20 18 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
21 17 (4.84%) JIRA
21 17 (4.84%) MS Office

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.27%) SAS
2 13 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.28%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.85%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.57%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.28%) IIS
9 1 (0.28%) JBoss
9 1 (0.28%) Moodle
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.84%) MS Office
3 15 (4.27%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) assyst
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 2 (0.57%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.28%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Primavera
3 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.14%) Office 365
2 3 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.57%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.99%) Internet
2 8 (2.28%) DNS
3 7 (1.99%) DHCP
4 6 (1.71%) VPN
5 5 (1.42%) Firewall
5 5 (1.42%) Skype
5 5 (1.42%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.42%) Wireless
6 4 (1.14%) LAN
6 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.14%) WAN
7 3 (0.85%) BGP
7 3 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.85%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.85%) MPLS
7 3 (0.85%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.85%) OSPF
7 3 (0.85%) SSL
8 2 (0.57%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (3.99%) Relational Database
2 14 (3.99%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.28%) GIS
5 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.14%) Big Data
6 4 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.57%) MS Access
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.57%) Power BI
8 2 (0.57%) QlikView
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.28%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.84%) JIRA
2 8 (2.28%) Selenium
3 5 (1.42%) WebDriver
4 3 (0.85%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.57%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.28%) Appium
6 1 (0.28%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.28%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 137 (39.03%) Finance
2 93 (26.50%) Banking
3 31 (8.83%) Retail
4 25 (7.12%) Retail Banking
5 15 (4.27%) Law
6 8 (2.28%) Legal
7 7 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.57%) German Language
9 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.99%) XML
2 12 (3.42%) Web Services
3 10 (2.85%) XML Messaging
4 8 (2.28%) WSDL
5 2 (0.57%) .NET
5 2 (0.57%) HTML
6 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.28%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.28%) CGI
6 1 (0.28%) Java EE
6 1 (0.28%) JPA
6 1 (0.28%) JSF
6 1 (0.28%) PostGIS
6 1 (0.28%) RichFaces
6 1 (0.28%) Spring
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.70%) Mainframe
3 12 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 10 (2.85%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.85%) User Experience
6 7 (1.99%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.42%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.42%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.14%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.14%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.14%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.85%) Derivative
10 3 (0.85%) iSeries
10 3 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
11 2 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.54%) Windows
2 24 (6.84%) Linux
3 16 (4.56%) Windows 7
4 12 (3.42%) Unix
5 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.28%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.71%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.85%) zOS
10 2 (0.57%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.28%) AIX
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Solaris
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (16.81%) Business Analysis
4 33 (9.40%) User Stories
5 30 (8.55%) Migration
6 28 (7.98%) BDD
7 24 (6.84%) ITIL
8 22 (6.27%) Asset Management
9 19 (5.41%) Scrum
10 18 (5.13%) Data Analysis
10 18 (5.13%) Project Management
10 18 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (4.27%) Analytics
11 15 (4.27%) CRM
11 15 (4.27%) Data Modelling
11 15 (4.27%) Test Automation
12 14 (3.99%) Service Delivery
13 13 (3.70%) Kanban
13 13 (3.70%) UML
14 12 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 65 (18.52%) SQL
2 24 (6.84%) Java
3 14 (3.99%) Python
4 4 (1.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.14%) VBA
5 3 (0.85%) C
6 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.57%) JCL
6 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.28%) ABAP
7 1 (0.28%) C#
7 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.28%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (4.27%) Degree
2 11 (3.13%) ISEB
3 7 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.42%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.14%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.57%) MCP
7 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) APMP
8 1 (0.28%) HND
8 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.28%) PMP
8 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.99%) QA
3 6 (1.71%) SLA
4 3 (0.85%) FINREP
4 3 (0.85%) MiFID
5 2 (0.57%) SEPA
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.28%) EMIR
6 1 (0.28%) FATCA
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) UCITS
System Software
1 24 (6.84%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.56%) XenDesktop
3 8 (2.28%) XenApp
4 7 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.57%) RACF
7 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.28%) SRDF
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.28%) zsh
Systems Management
1 14 (3.99%) SCCM
2 7 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.42%) SCOM
4 3 (0.85%) Puppet
4 3 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.28%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.28%) TADDM
Vendors
1 38 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.40%) Oracle
3 15 (4.27%) CA
4 12 (3.42%) Cisco
5 9 (2.56%) Bloomberg
5 9 (2.56%) SAP
6 8 (2.28%) Citrix
6 8 (2.28%) HP
6 8 (2.28%) Symantec
7 7 (1.99%) Teradata
7 7 (1.99%) VMware
8 6 (1.71%) IBM
9 5 (1.42%) AlgoSec
9 5 (1.42%) Qualys
9 5 (1.42%) ScanSafe
10 4 (1.14%) Charles River
10 4 (1.14%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.14%) Google
11 3 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
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