The median contractor rate for a Senior Systems Analyst was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 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 System Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £455 £350
% change year-on-year -6.59% +30.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1156 1299 1381
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.25% 95.58% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 717 743
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 £525 £501 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 22
Median hourly rate £15.86 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.35% +100.00%  
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 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior Systems 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 Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Law
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Splunk
6 1 (16.67%) NetScaler

Senior Systems 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk