The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Technical 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
Technical Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 91 101 107
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 15 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 1.06% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.12% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 8
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £239 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £406 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £11.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+136.95% -58.18%

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%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical 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 Technical 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
Glasgow +12 9 £300 -20.00% 2
Edinburgh +10 6 £425 +6.25% 1
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Scotland region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Banking
4 5 (20.83%) Office 365
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Terminal Server
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) NAS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server

Technical 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) NAS
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) DataStage
2 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) German Language
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Basel II
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Terminal Server
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) NetWitness
4 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
4 2 (8.33%) Teradata
5 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.17%) Charles River
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Informatica
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Tableau