The median contractor rate for an Operations Analyst was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Operations Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 87 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25  
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 6 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.83% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.87% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 23
Median daily rate £250 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.36% +35.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £187.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -90.13%  

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 1170 1264 1370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.30% 95.47% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 695 716
Median daily rate £375 £400 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 19
Median hourly rate £15.86 £29.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +45.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office

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:

General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery