The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Technical Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 6 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 1.37% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.42% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Median daily rate £425 £388 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -14.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £363 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £373 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £17.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+60.29% -37.03%

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
802 1405 1296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.80% 95.90% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 724 720
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 17
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £76.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) SAS
5 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (8.33%) Informatica
5 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
5 1 (8.33%) DataStage
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) Charles River
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL

Technical 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
1 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Teradata
2 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (8.33%) Charles River
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
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