The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Analyst was £350 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.

Infrastructure Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 88 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.100% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £308 £260
% change year-on-year +20.32% +18.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -13.33%  

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%  

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Infrastructure 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft