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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 53 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 25 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.43% 2.28% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.39% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 16
Median daily rate £400 £350 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £290 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £469 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £20.74 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+61.56% -8.85%
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
996 1630 1133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.70% 95.43% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 866 649
Median daily rate £400 £388 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.89 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, 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 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (40.38%) Finance
4 20 (38.46%) BDD
5 18 (34.62%) JIRA
6 15 (28.85%) User Stories
6 15 (28.85%) Linux
7 13 (25.00%) Java
7 13 (25.00%) Python
7 13 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
8 11 (21.15%) Banking
9 10 (19.23%) Manual Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 8 (15.38%) Retail
11 7 (13.46%) Selenium
12 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.54%) WebDriver
12 6 (11.54%) GIS
13 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
13 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (9.62%) SAS
13 5 (9.62%) Migration
13 5 (9.62%) Non-Functional Testing
13 5 (9.62%) Credit Risk
13 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
13 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
13 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
13 5 (9.62%) Mentoring

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 5 (9.62%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) GIS
2 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) JIRA
2 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 6 (11.54%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 8 (15.38%) Retail
4 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Law
6 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.92%) CMDB
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) BDD
3 15 (28.85%) User Stories
4 13 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
6 10 (19.23%) Exploratory Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Manual Testing
7 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.62%) Defect Management
8 5 (9.62%) DevOps
8 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.62%) Migration
8 5 (9.62%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Change Management
9 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.69%) Test Planning
10 3 (5.77%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Perl
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco
3 1 (1.92%) F5
3 1 (1.92%) Infoblox
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Tableau