Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 103 129
Rank change year-on-year -19 +26 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 16 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +116.67% -55.56%
10th Percentile £348 £266 £115
90th Percentile £427 £411 £291
Scotland median daily rate £400 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +45.45% -8.33% -11.11%
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 2,774 1,719 2,873
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.19% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,637 1,048 1,485
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00% +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.69 £13.48 £11.24
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.00 £41.50
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.75
% change year-on-year +9.70% -20.37% +24.29%

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 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) IVR

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (25.00%) Scrum
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft