The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Financial Services Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Financial Services
Rank 85 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 11 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 1.06% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.10% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 1
Median daily rate £424 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.07% -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Financial Services 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
1342 1362 1171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.18% 95.85% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 748 702
Median daily rate £400 £358 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £269 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 40
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Financial Services Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Financial Services Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Services Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Services Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Financial Services Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Financial Services Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Financial Services 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 Financial Services Business Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
6 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
6 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Lucidchart

Financial Services 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 2 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore