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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 50 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 32 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.23% 2.15% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 2.29% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+73.33% +11.11%
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
1354 1178 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.42% 93.79% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 716 351
Average daily rate £350 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 9
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.00 £13.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% +50.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 26 (48.15%) Banking
2 25 (46.30%) Finance
3 16 (29.63%) Test Scripting
4 14 (25.93%) Retail
5 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 12 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 10 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (18.52%) SAS
7 8 (14.81%) Migration
8 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) Analytics
9 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Data Migration
10 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
11 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (7.41%) Project Management
11 4 (7.41%) Data Mapping
11 4 (7.41%) Credit Risk
11 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.41%) BDD
12 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
12 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
12 3 (5.56%) User Stories
12 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
12 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
12 3 (5.56%) QA

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 10 (18.52%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) ATM
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) MS Access
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
1 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) JMeter
General
1 26 (48.15%) Banking
2 25 (46.30%) Finance
3 14 (25.93%) Retail
4 12 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Credit Risk
2 2 (3.70%) Online Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Test Scripting
2 8 (14.81%) Migration
3 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) Analytics
4 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Data Mapping
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.41%) BDD
6 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.56%) User Stories
6 3 (5.56%) Workflow
6 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.56%) Data Management
7 2 (3.70%) ETL
7 2 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) VBA
2 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.56%) HP
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
1 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.85%) GoldenSource
2 1 (1.85%) SAP
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