Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 132 125
Rank change year-on-year +24 -7 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £343 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -16.97% +69.23%
10th Percentile £330 £276 £406
90th Percentile £420 £383 £419
Scotland median daily rate £350 £271 £265
% change year-on-year +29.39% +2.08% -23.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 2161 2683 2935
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.82% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1301 1494 1586
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £265 £251
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 36
Edinburgh median hourly rate £20.75 £15.82 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.20% -8.32% -11.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.35 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.39 £48.49 £40.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) VMware