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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 32 47 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 37 47 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.51% 3.30% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 4.03% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 56
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £43.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.02% +43.75%

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
681 1166 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.05% 81.77% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 605 565
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 46 (50.55%) Finance
2 30 (32.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (31.87%) Banking
4 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (25.27%) Project Management
6 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
7 13 (14.29%) Retail
7 13 (14.29%) Migration
8 12 (13.19%) Asset Management
8 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
8 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (12.09%) SQL
10 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
11 9 (9.89%) Retail Banking
11 9 (9.89%) APMP
12 8 (8.79%) User Stories
12 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (8.79%) MS Project
12 8 (8.79%) MS Office
13 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (6.59%) Data Modelling
14 6 (6.59%) Programme Management
14 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (5.49%) Wealth Management
15 5 (5.49%) Process Improvement
15 5 (5.49%) Disclosure Scotland
15 5 (5.49%) KYC
15 5 (5.49%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 5 (5.49%) Risk Management
15 5 (5.49%) Management Information System

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 5 (5.49%) SAS
2 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
2 8 (8.79%) MS Project
3 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) MultiFonds
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.10%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Trello
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.10%) GIS
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 46 (50.55%) Finance
2 29 (31.87%) Banking
3 13 (14.29%) Retail
4 9 (9.89%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.49%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.30%) Law
6 3 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.20%) Legal
8 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.10%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (68.13%) Analyst
2 49 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 18 (19.78%) Project Manager
4 5 (5.49%) Developer
4 5 (5.49%) Project Analyst
4 5 (5.49%) Service Analyst
4 5 (5.49%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) AML Business Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.30%) Asset Management Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (3.30%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (3.30%) OBIEE Developer
6 3 (3.30%) SAS Business Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) HTML
2 3 (3.30%) CSS
3 1 (1.10%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.40%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.20%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.20%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.10%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Unix
2 2 (2.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.27%) Project Management
4 13 (14.29%) Migration
5 12 (13.19%) Asset Management
5 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
6 8 (8.79%) User Stories
7 6 (6.59%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.59%) Programme Management
7 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.49%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 5 (5.49%) KYC
8 5 (5.49%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.49%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.49%) UML
8 5 (5.49%) Wealth Management
9 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (4.40%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (4.40%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.20%) JCL
3 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) APMP
2 2 (2.20%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) ISEB
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.30%) MiFID
2 3 (3.30%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) SEPA
4 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.10%) EMIR
4 1 (1.10%) FATCA
4 1 (1.10%) GDPR
4 1 (1.10%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle
3 2 (2.20%) Bloomberg
3 2 (2.20%) IBM
4 1 (1.10%) Casewise
4 1 (1.10%) Cognos
4 1 (1.10%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.10%) Reuters
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
4 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.10%) Tableau
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