The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 26 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 49 128 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.40% 8.47% 10.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 8.85% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 79 92
Median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £470 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
Business Analyst
Scotland

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
877 1446 1399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.59% 95.70% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 710 761
Median daily rate £400 £393 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.02 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.44% +61.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.50 £32.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Business 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 Business Analyst in the job title.

1 52 (41.94%) Finance
2 49 (39.52%) Business Analysis
3 47 (37.90%) Banking
4 42 (33.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (16.94%) Retail
7 20 (16.13%) Migration
7 20 (16.13%) User Stories
8 18 (14.52%) Scrum
8 18 (14.52%) Retail Banking
9 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (11.29%) Kanban
10 14 (11.29%) MS Visio
11 13 (10.48%) User Experience
12 12 (9.68%) Wireframes
12 12 (9.68%) Data Migration
12 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.06%) BDD
13 10 (8.06%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
13 10 (8.06%) CRM
14 9 (7.26%) Data Modelling
14 9 (7.26%) Use Case
15 8 (6.45%) Product Management
15 8 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
15 8 (6.45%) Oracle
16 7 (5.65%) SAP
16 7 (5.65%) UML
16 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
16 7 (5.65%) Project Management
16 7 (5.65%) Systems Analysis

Business 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 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.42%) SugarCRM
3 2 (1.61%) JBoss
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.03%) MS Office
3 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.81%) MultiFonds
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.42%) Power BI
3 1 (0.81%) Big Data
3 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.81%) GIS
3 1 (0.81%) Spatial Data
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
General
1 52 (41.94%) Finance
2 47 (37.90%) Banking
3 21 (16.94%) Retail
4 18 (14.52%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Law
6 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Billing
7 2 (1.61%) German Language
7 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Web Services
1 5 (4.03%) XML
2 2 (1.61%) Apache CXF
2 2 (1.61%) JPA
2 2 (1.61%) JSF
2 2 (1.61%) RichFaces
3 1 (0.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.48%) User Experience
3 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.23%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.61%) Derivative
5 2 (1.61%) PKI
5 2 (1.61%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Android
1 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.52%) Business Analysis
2 42 (33.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.13%) Migration
4 20 (16.13%) User Stories
5 18 (14.52%) Scrum
6 14 (11.29%) Kanban
7 12 (9.68%) Data Migration
7 12 (9.68%) Wireframes
8 10 (8.06%) BDD
8 10 (8.06%) CRM
8 10 (8.06%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 9 (7.26%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.26%) Use Case
10 8 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (6.45%) Product Management
11 7 (5.65%) Project Management
11 7 (5.65%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (5.65%) UML
12 6 (4.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) ISEB
2 2 (1.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) PMP
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) SEPA
2 3 (2.42%) FINREP
2 3 (2.42%) MiFID
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.81%) EMIR
3 1 (0.81%) FATCA
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) UCITS
Vendors
1 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle
3 7 (5.65%) SAP
4 3 (2.42%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.42%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.61%) Charles River
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco
5 2 (1.61%) Siebel
6 1 (0.81%) Casewise
6 1 (0.81%) Linedata
6 1 (0.81%) Reuters
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter
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