The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 63 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Analytics 18 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 2.01% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.44% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 5
Median daily rate £475 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Analytics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
849 1394 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.78% 82.44% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 745 538
Median daily rate £388 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the Edinburgh region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Edinburgh region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (36.96%) SQL
3 17 (36.96%) SAS
4 16 (34.78%) Migration
4 16 (34.78%) Banking
5 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (23.91%) Data Analytics
7 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (17.39%) CMS
8 8 (17.39%) Project Management
8 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.22%) Teradata
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.22%) .NET
9 7 (15.22%) Web Services
9 7 (15.22%) Coaching
9 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (13.04%) Data Migration
10 6 (13.04%) Sitecore
10 6 (13.04%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
10 6 (13.04%) C#
10 6 (13.04%) CRM
10 6 (13.04%) MVC
10 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
10 6 (13.04%) Marketing
11 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (10.87%) Retail

Analytics
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (36.96%) SAS
2 8 (17.39%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (2.17%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Power BI
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) NUnit
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) Checkstyle
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Marketing
4 5 (10.87%) Retail
5 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Local Government
6 1 (2.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Analytics Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) SAS Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Sitecore Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Data Analytics Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Data Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) SAS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
1 7 (15.22%) Web Services
2 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 4 (8.70%) CSS
4 4 (8.70%) jQuery
5 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.52%) JSON
5 3 (6.52%) LESS
5 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.35%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) Sass
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.17%) D3.js
7 1 (2.17%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (2.17%) JAX-WS
7 1 (2.17%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) iPad
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.52%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.17%) STB
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Migration
2 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (23.91%) Data Analytics
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 7 (15.22%) Coaching
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.04%) CRM
6 6 (13.04%) Data Migration
6 6 (13.04%) MVC
6 6 (13.04%) Risk Analytics
6 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) Time Management
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Database Marketing
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
9 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) SAS Macro
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
1 7 (15.22%) Teradata
2 6 (13.04%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (2.17%) Omniture
4 1 (2.17%) OpenText
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Telerik
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.17%) Trillium
4 1 (2.17%) Verint