The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 68 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 38 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.22% 1.91% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.03% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 24
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1627 2411 2656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.15% 94.22% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 1289 1483
Median daily rate £370 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 63
Median hourly rate £17.32 £33.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.51% +106.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.84 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 25 £400 +1.26% 10
Glasgow 0 7 £325 -
West Lothian - 1 £350 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Senior 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) SQL
3 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (20.83%) Finance
5 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
6 13 (18.06%) Linux
6 13 (18.06%) Python
6 13 (18.06%) Banking
6 13 (18.06%) BDD
7 12 (16.67%) JIRA
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.67%) Java
8 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 10 (13.89%) Citrix
8 10 (13.89%) XenApp
9 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 9 (12.50%) User Stories
9 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 9 (12.50%) ITIL
9 9 (12.50%) Migration
10 8 (11.11%) Retail
10 8 (11.11%) VMware
10 8 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 8 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 8 (11.11%) Retail Banking
11 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
11 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
12 6 (8.33%) Windows

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.39%) CICS
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.78%) MS Project
5 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Maximo
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) DHCP
1 5 (6.94%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) Broadband
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) GIS
2 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) QGIS
4 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) Spatial Data
5 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.39%) MS Access
5 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) JIRA
2 6 (8.33%) Selenium
3 5 (6.94%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.78%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Banking
3 8 (11.11%) Retail
3 8 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 5 (6.94%) Law
5 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.78%) Front Office
6 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Electronics
7 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.39%) iBATIS
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) Unix
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.39%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) BDD
3 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (12.50%) ITIL
4 9 (12.50%) Migration
4 9 (12.50%) User Stories
5 8 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.33%) DevOps
6 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.94%) Analytics
7 5 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.94%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (6.94%) Project Management
8 4 (5.56%) Automation Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Line Management
8 4 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Security Patching
8 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) SQL
2 13 (18.06%) Python
3 12 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) COBOL
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) ISEB
1 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (2.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.39%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.56%) PMO
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) BS7666
3 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) XenApp
2 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
4 6 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.56%) vSphere
6 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
1 3 (4.17%) SCOM
1 3 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.39%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Citrix
3 8 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco
4 4 (5.56%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) NetApp
5 3 (4.17%) CA
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 3 (4.17%) Symantec
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) TSYS
6 2 (2.78%) Varonis
7 1 (1.39%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.39%) Cognos
7 1 (1.39%) F5
7 1 (1.39%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.39%) Northgate
7 1 (1.39%) Tableau
7 1 (1.39%) Veritas
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago