The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 71 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 23 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.82% 2.46% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.59% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 9
Median daily rate £300 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £285 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £394 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £275 £228
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +20.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.03 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -3.50%
Service 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
1214 1504 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.12% 94.89% 96.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 769 709
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Service 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 Service Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (80.49%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Banking
3 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
5 9 (21.95%) MS Project
5 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) Retail
5 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
6 8 (19.51%) Retail Banking
6 8 (19.51%) Law
7 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
8 6 (14.63%) MS Office
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 5 (12.20%) Change Control
10 4 (9.76%) Programme Governance
10 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (9.76%) ITIL
10 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.76%) Change Management
10 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
11 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
11 3 (7.32%) ISEB
11 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
11 3 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
11 3 (7.32%) Process Improvement
11 3 (7.32%) Use Case
11 3 (7.32%) Business Process Improvement

Service 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Project
2 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
3 6 (14.63%) MS Office
4 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
4 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (4.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) ATM
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Axure RP
1 2 (4.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
General
1 33 (80.49%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Banking
3 9 (21.95%) Retail
4 8 (19.51%) Law
4 8 (19.51%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Change Control
4 5 (12.20%) Validation
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Programme Governance
5 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Process Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.32%) Use Case
7 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.88%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.44%) Charles River
2 1 (2.44%) Fidessa
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft