The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 28 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 83 89 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.51% 6.08% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 7.57% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 68 27
Median daily rate £363 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Business Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1233 1175 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.82% 80.31% 75.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 667 545
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 70 (55.12%) Finance
2 48 (37.80%) Banking
3 46 (36.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (22.83%) Retail
6 22 (17.32%) Retail Banking
7 21 (16.54%) SQL
8 20 (15.75%) Migration
8 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (13.39%) Process Improvement
9 17 (13.39%) Change Management
10 14 (11.02%) User Experience
10 14 (11.02%) Business Process Improvement
10 14 (11.02%) Use Case
11 13 (10.24%) MS Visio
12 12 (9.45%) ISEB
13 11 (8.66%) Project Management
13 11 (8.66%) Oracle
13 11 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
14 10 (7.87%) CMS
14 10 (7.87%) Data Analysis
15 9 (7.09%) Validation
15 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
15 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
15 9 (7.09%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (7.09%) Sitecore
16 8 (6.30%) Data Centre
16 8 (6.30%) MS Office

Business Analysis
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 10 (7.87%) CMS
2 9 (7.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.36%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) MS Visio
2 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.30%) MS Office
4 4 (3.15%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (3.15%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.15%) MS Access
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.79%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 7 (5.51%) JIRA
2 5 (3.94%) Axure RP
2 5 (3.94%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.79%) ERwin
General
1 70 (55.12%) Finance
2 48 (37.80%) Banking
3 29 (22.83%) Retail
4 22 (17.32%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Back Office
6 2 (1.57%) Front Office
6 2 (1.57%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (77.95%) Analyst
2 91 (71.65%) Business Analyst
3 15 (11.81%) Digital Analyst
3 15 (11.81%) Digital Business Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Finance Business Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) Financial Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) Service Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Data Business Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Financial Business Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Payments Business Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (4.72%) Business Test Analyst
6 6 (4.72%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.72%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (3.94%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.15%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) Spring
2 4 (3.15%) HTML
2 4 (3.15%) jQuery
3 2 (1.57%) J2EE
3 2 (1.57%) Java EE
4 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.02%) User Experience
3 8 (6.30%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.79%) Equities
7 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.79%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.75%) Migration
4 17 (13.39%) Change Management
4 17 (13.39%) Process Improvement
5 14 (11.02%) Business Process Improvement
5 14 (11.02%) Use Case
6 11 (8.66%) Project Management
6 11 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (7.87%) Data Analysis
8 9 (7.09%) Validation
9 8 (6.30%) Asset Management
9 8 (6.30%) Process Management
10 7 (5.51%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.51%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (5.51%) Requirements Management
10 7 (5.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (4.72%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.54%) SQL
2 5 (3.94%) Java
2 5 (3.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.36%) VBA
4 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) ISEB
2 3 (2.36%) Degree
3 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.79%) IIBA
4 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) SEPA
Vendors
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle
2 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.09%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.36%) Avaya
3 3 (2.36%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.36%) Verint
4 2 (1.57%) EMC
4 2 (1.57%) SAP
5 1 (0.79%) Sybase
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