The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 81 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 15 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 1.81% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.90% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 10
Median daily rate £375 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.99 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-16.59% +12.40%
Data 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
1300 1366 1224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.26% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 708 731
Median daily rate £390 £356 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.55% -5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 32
Median hourly rate £29.16 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.78% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Data 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 Data Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Banking
4 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
5 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 9 (25.71%) Migration
6 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (20.00%) SAS
7 7 (20.00%) Retail
8 6 (17.14%) Retail Banking
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
9 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
9 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) MS Access
9 5 (14.29%) Data Management
9 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (11.43%) Teradata
10 4 (11.43%) VBA
10 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.43%) Analytics
10 4 (11.43%) Credit Risk
11 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (8.57%) ETL
11 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects

Data 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 7 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.57%) MS Office
4 2 (5.71%) MS Project
4 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (14.29%) MS Access
3 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) GIS
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Retail
4 6 (17.14%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Front Office
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.43%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
2 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Data Management
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
7 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) Data Lineage
8 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.71%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) VBA
3 2 (5.71%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Teradata
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Trillium
4 1 (2.86%) GoldenSource
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica
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