Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst Programmer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst Programmer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 125 132
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.10% 0.094% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.098% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £414 £325 £261
90th Percentile £471 £375 £344
Scotland median daily rate £450 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +38.46% +4.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2821 2049 3049
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 96.61% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1199 1573
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £258
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
% change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 26
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £19.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% -1.25% +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.44 £11.54 £10.99
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.91 £40.32
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Analyst Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Analyst Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst Programmer in Edinburgh

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst Programmer in Edinburgh

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst Programmer in Edinburgh

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Analyst Programmer 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 Analyst Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) C#

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA