The median contractor rate for a Operations Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 84 68
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16  
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 2 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.46% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.48% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £525 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.03% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +8.69% -1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £12.45
% change year-on-year - +60.64%  

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 853 1451 1344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.78% 96.09% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 788 752
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% +26.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.45 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Analyst in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Analyst in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Operations Analyst in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Operations 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 Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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