The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 46 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 35 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.73% 1.73% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 1.85% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 18
Average daily rate £400 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £327 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £15.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+174.19% -50.00%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1207 704 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.00% 93.49% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 301 555
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -35.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £30.17 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Analyst
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 (42.62%) Finance
2 17 (27.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (26.23%) Migration
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.95%) Banking
6 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
7 11 (18.03%) Use Case
7 11 (18.03%) BPMN
7 11 (18.03%) User Stories
8 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
8 10 (16.39%) UML
9 9 (14.75%) JBoss
9 9 (14.75%) Java
9 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
9 9 (14.75%) Project Management
10 8 (13.11%) SOA
10 8 (13.11%) Data Migration
10 8 (13.11%) Selenium
11 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
11 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
11 7 (11.48%) Asset Management
11 7 (11.48%) Content Management
11 7 (11.48%) Document Management
12 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
12 6 (9.84%) Fund Accounting
13 5 (8.20%) Process Management
13 5 (8.20%) Workflow
14 4 (6.56%) GIS
14 4 (6.56%) Retail
14 4 (6.56%) CRM

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
2 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MultiFonds
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Selenium
2 1 (1.64%) JMeter
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Java EE
1 3 (4.92%) Drools
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) GIS
2 3 (4.92%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.28%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (26.23%) Migration
3 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
5 11 (18.03%) Use Case
5 11 (18.03%) BPMN
5 11 (18.03%) User Stories
6 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
6 10 (16.39%) UML
7 9 (14.75%) Project Management
8 8 (13.11%) SOA
8 8 (13.11%) Data Migration
9 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Asset Management
9 7 (11.48%) Content Management
9 7 (11.48%) Document Management
10 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.84%) Fund Accounting
11 5 (8.20%) Process Management
11 5 (8.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) Java
2 3 (4.92%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) VBA
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) ACCA
1 3 (4.92%) CIMA
2 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) JBoss
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) TSYS
3 1 (1.64%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.64%) IBM
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