The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £375 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.

Senior Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 71 54
Rank change year-on-year +32 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 43 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.54% 2.04% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 2.14% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 23
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.48 £36.00 £23.74
% change year-on-year -34.77% +51.67%  

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%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (43.42%) Banking
2 23 (30.26%) Retail
3 22 (28.95%) Finance
4 20 (26.32%) Retail Banking
5 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (25.00%) Migration
6 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (18.42%) SQL
7 14 (18.42%) Java
8 13 (17.11%) Python
9 12 (15.79%) JIRA
9 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (15.79%) BDD
9 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (14.47%) Linux
11 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
11 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
12 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
12 6 (7.89%) Scenario Testing
12 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
12 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
13 5 (6.58%) Citrix
13 5 (6.58%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (6.58%) ITIL
13 5 (6.58%) Windows
13 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
13 5 (6.58%) Workflow
13 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
13 5 (6.58%) Defect Management

Senior 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 2 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Loan IQ
1 1 (1.32%) MultiFonds
1 1 (1.32%) Pega PRPC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) DHCP
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Big Data
1 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.63%) HBase
2 2 (2.63%) MOLAP
2 2 (2.63%) OLAP
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) GIS
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) JIRA
2 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (43.42%) Banking
2 23 (30.26%) Retail
3 22 (28.95%) Finance
4 20 (26.32%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Front Office
5 4 (5.26%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Back Office
7 1 (1.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) RESTful
2 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.32%) Hystrix
3 1 (1.32%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.32%) Spring
3 1 (1.32%) Swagger
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.63%) Derivative
3 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.32%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (25.00%) Migration
2 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.79%) BDD
3 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
5 6 (7.89%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
6 5 (6.58%) Defect Management
6 5 (6.58%) DevOps
6 5 (6.58%) ITIL
6 5 (6.58%) Workflow
7 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.26%) Kanban
7 4 (5.26%) Manual Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) Java
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) Python
3 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.63%) Delphi
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) ISEB
1 4 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (6.58%) XenApp
2 5 (6.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) AppDNA
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Citrix
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) TSYS
4 1 (1.32%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.32%) Calypso
4 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.32%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.32%) HP
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Murex
4 1 (1.32%) Northgate
4 1 (1.32%) Pega
4 1 (1.32%) Splunk
4 1 (1.32%) Teradata
4 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.32%) Wallstreet Suite
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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