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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 66 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 5 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 1.14% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.19% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £325 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -19.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-48.00% +49.25%
Technical 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
875 1432 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.47% 95.66% 96.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 707 755
Median daily rate £400 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.02 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.44% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) SAS
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (8.33%) MiFID
5 1 (8.33%) WSUS
5 1 (8.33%) German Language
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (8.33%) SCCM
5 1 (8.33%) SCOM

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 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Teradata
2 1 (8.33%) Charles River
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow