The median contractor rate for a Customer Analyst was £411 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Customer Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 88 75
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Customer Analyst 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.20% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £411 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -3.64% +0.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £9.82 £13.50
% change year-on-year +42.63% -27.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 959 1465 1456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.61% 95.69% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 827 829
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Customer Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Customer Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Analyst in Edinburgh

Customer Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Analyst in Edinburgh

Customer Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Analyst in Edinburgh

Customer Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Customer Analyst in Edinburgh

Customer Analyst Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Customer 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 Customer Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Teradata
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Enrichment
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

Customer Analyst 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 3 (75.00%) SAS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Data Enrichment
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata