The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 25 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.

Project Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 81 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 5 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.42% 1.13% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.19% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £313 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £261 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £349 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.74 £16.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +42.12% -27.27%  

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 1145 1265 1367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.22% 95.47% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 696 721
Median daily rate £375 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +13.31%  
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 21
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%  

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in Edinburgh

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Analyst in Edinburgh

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Analyst in Edinburgh

Project Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Analyst in Edinburgh

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Project 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 Project Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (33.33%) APMP
6 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Document Management
7 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Law
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) User Stories

Project 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
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