Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Technical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Analysis over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Technical Analysis
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 102 131
Rank change year-on-year -21 +29 -13
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 9 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.56% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +14.81% -27.03%
10th Percentile £335 £312 £331
90th Percentile £463 £513 £478
Scotland median daily rate £394 £388 £338
% change year-on-year +1.61% +14.81% -20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Technical Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,446 1,594 2,478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.08% 86.40% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,472 994 1,345
Edinburgh median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -20.88% -28.35%
10th Percentile £14.59 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £119.33 £47.23 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year +20.38% -51.54% +31.51%

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Technical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analysis in Edinburgh

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analysis in Edinburgh

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analysis in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (33.33%) Blue Prism
3 3 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

Technical Analysis
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 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Blue Prism
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle