The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 57 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 35 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.07% 2.02% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.15% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £354 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £459 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.12 £22.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-15.96% -18.75%
Senior 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
1570 1115 1019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.06% 94.01% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 599 451
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 29
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.43 £42.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 September 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 34 (51.52%) Banking
3 16 (24.24%) Retail
3 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
4 14 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (19.70%) SQL
6 11 (16.67%) Retail Banking
7 10 (15.15%) HP
8 9 (13.64%) Migration
8 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.12%) SAS
9 8 (12.12%) ISEB
10 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
11 6 (9.09%) Asset Management
11 6 (9.09%) QA
11 6 (9.09%) VBA
11 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.58%) Online Banking
12 5 (7.58%) Analytics
12 5 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
13 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
13 4 (6.06%) User Stories
13 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
13 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
13 4 (6.06%) Project Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.12%) SAS
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.03%) JMeter
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 34 (51.52%) Banking
3 16 (24.24%) Retail
4 11 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.52%) Front Office
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) Web Services
1 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Online Banking
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Android
1 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
2 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (13.64%) Migration
2 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.58%) Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.06%) Project Management
6 4 (6.06%) User Stories
7 3 (4.55%) Dependency Management
7 3 (4.55%) Open Source
7 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.55%) UML
7 3 (4.55%) Change Management
7 3 (4.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) VBA
3 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) ISEB
2 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) HP
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Planview
5 1 (1.52%) Veeam
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
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