The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 46 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 25 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.00% 1.52% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 1.59% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 14
Median daily rate £394 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.21% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -29.68%

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
787 1386 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.59% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 711 719
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 16
Median hourly rate £15.28 £15.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% -36.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £64.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 11 (25.00%) BDD
4 10 (22.73%) JIRA
4 10 (22.73%) Python
5 9 (20.45%) Java
5 9 (20.45%) User Stories
6 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.18%) Retail
6 8 (18.18%) Finance
6 8 (18.18%) Migration
6 8 (18.18%) Retail Banking
6 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 7 (15.91%) XenDesktop
7 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (13.64%) Citrix
8 6 (13.64%) Windows
8 6 (13.64%) XenApp
8 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
9 5 (11.36%) DevOps
9 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (11.36%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (11.36%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
9 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing

Senior 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 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) DHCP
1 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) GIS
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) QGIS
4 1 (2.27%) QlikView
4 1 (2.27%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
2 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.55%) WinDbg
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 8 (18.18%) Retail Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Law
4 2 (4.55%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) BDD
3 9 (20.45%) User Stories
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
4 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
7 5 (11.36%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL
9 3 (6.82%) Analytics
9 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.55%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) Python
3 9 (20.45%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
1 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) XenDesktop
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (13.64%) XenApp
3 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
1 3 (6.82%) SCOM
1 3 (6.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.27%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) CA
4 3 (6.82%) Symantec
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) TSYS
5 2 (4.55%) Varonis
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.27%) Northgate
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Tableau
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