Period
to 18 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 111 140
Rank change year-on-year -25 +29 -19
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.13% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.16% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £323 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.84% -28.22% +30.91%
10th Percentile £349 £311 £425
90th Percentile £478 £337 £475
Scotland median daily rate £313 £323 £450
% change year-on-year -3.25% -28.22% +16.50%
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 2,619 1,890 2,411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.27% 84.22% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,513 1,156 1,335
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £260 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £379 £375
% change year-on-year +5.61% +1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.65% +0.28% -20.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.23 £11.10
90th Percentile £46.10 £43.39 £47.45
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.05%

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 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Prism
3 2 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

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 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Blue Prism
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix