Period
to 19 May 2019

The median contractor rate for an Operations Analyst was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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.

Operations Analyst
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 135 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 -31 +20
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.069% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.072% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £390 - £538
10th Percentile £239 - £516
90th Percentile £458 - £549
Scotland median daily rate £383 - £538
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £10.93 -

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 2,186 2,780 1,775
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 96.09% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,218 1,647 1,106
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £269 £256
90th Percentile £588 £552 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 27
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% -5.36%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.69 £13.63
90th Percentile £46.63 £45.83 £52.07
Scotland median hourly rate £17.90 £16.63 £17.32
% change year-on-year +7.64% -3.98% -42.46%

Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Operations Analyst in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Operations Analyst in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, Operations Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) Charles River
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Markit EDM
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle

Operations 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Charles River
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle