Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Business Analyst was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Technical Business Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 176 157
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Business Analyst 20 5 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.12% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.12% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 15
Scotland median daily rate £390 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.67% -4.46%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £308
90th Percentile £438 £480 £468
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +90.63% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4793 4080 5828
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 94.64% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2723 2384 3014
Scotland median daily rate £385 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% -1.37% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £227
90th Percentile £530 £495 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 118 124
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.08% -29.52% +31.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £49.10
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%

Technical Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Technical Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Business Analyst in Scotland

Technical Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Business Analyst in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Business Analyst in Scotland

Technical Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Business Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 19 £395 -21.00% 1
Glasgow -13 1 £350 -
Technical Business Analyst
UK

Technical Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Technical Business 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 Scotland region featuring Technical Business Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) GDPR
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
8 1 (5.00%) Records Management
8 1 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
8 1 (5.00%) Time Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
8 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) Dublin Core
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) User Stories
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
8 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking

Technical Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Document Management
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.00%) Records Management
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) Basel II
2 1 (5.00%) Dublin Core
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Charles River
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow