Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 131 130
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -7
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.11% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.13% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 - £375
10th Percentile £375 - £338
90th Percentile £425 - £413
Scotland median daily rate £250 £325 £338
% change year-on-year -23.08% -3.70% -11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £31.00 - -

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 2,623 2,344 1,967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.67% 84.62% 85.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,342 1,367 1,127
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 24
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £16.68 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.88% -15.54% +23.44%
10th Percentile £10.90 £11.22 £11.15
90th Percentile £43.96 £37.52 £47.36
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

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 19 October 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 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com