Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 95 118
Rank change year-on-year -39 +23 -2
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 7 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.54% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £343 £348 £331
90th Percentile £436 £520 £480
Scotland median daily rate £375 £388 £423
% change year-on-year -3.23% -8.28% -0.59%
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 2,496 1,492 2,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.25% 83.63% 83.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,456 909 1,309
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £268 £262
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.51% +21.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £12.32
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.70 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £21.25 £23.35
% change year-on-year +2.35% -8.99% +3.78%

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Technical Analysis.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) JCL

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 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Traceability Matrix
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Prism
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle