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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 72 37 71
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 21 48 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.39% 3.31% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 3.47% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 8
Median daily rate £395 £310 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.41% -17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £183 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -1.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
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
1443 1382 1188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.37% 95.38% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 774 675
Median daily rate £400 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £261 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Banking
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Data Analysis
4 9 (26.47%) Migration
4 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
5 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (23.53%) Oracle
6 7 (20.59%) Data Management
7 6 (17.65%) SAS
7 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Data Quality
8 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Retail
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.76%) VBA
9 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.76%) MS Access
9 4 (11.76%) Analytics
9 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
9 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
9 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (8.82%) MS Office
10 3 (8.82%) Trillium
10 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.82%) GIS

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 6 (17.65%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.94%) GeoServer
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.94%) SAP PP-PI
2 1 (2.94%) SAP QM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) MS Access
3 3 (8.82%) GIS
4 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.88%) QGIS
5 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) Star Schema
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
4 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Front Office
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Google Maps API
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Data Analysis
2 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
2 9 (26.47%) Migration
3 7 (20.59%) Data Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.88%) ETL
8 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Data Entry
9 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Trillium
4 2 (5.88%) Teradata
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) ESRI
5 1 (2.94%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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