The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 32 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Contract jobs citing Analytics 57 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.95% 1.55% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 2.02% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 1
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -12.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -41.53%
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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
1130 988 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.31% 76.35% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 591 326
Average daily rate £375 £401 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.48% -2.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +26.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £18.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £22.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 66 (67.35%) Banking
2 54 (55.10%) Data Warehouse
2 54 (55.10%) Finance
3 45 (45.92%) SAS
4 31 (31.63%) SQL
5 27 (27.55%) Retail
6 26 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (25.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (24.49%) ETL
9 22 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (22.45%) Teradata
10 19 (19.39%) Test Scripting
11 16 (16.33%) Data Analytics
11 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (15.31%) Migration
12 15 (15.31%) QA
13 13 (13.27%) Retail Banking
13 13 (13.27%) Non-Functional Testing
14 12 (12.24%) Marketing
15 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
15 11 (11.22%) Informatica
15 11 (11.22%) Test Planning
16 10 (10.20%) Big Data
16 10 (10.20%) ISEB
16 10 (10.20%) Oracle
16 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (9.18%) Project Management
17 9 (9.18%) NoSQL
17 9 (9.18%) Hadoop
17 9 (9.18%) Risk Analytics

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (45.92%) SAS
2 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (55.10%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (10.20%) Big Data
3 9 (9.18%) Hadoop
3 9 (9.18%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.10%) Data Mining
5 5 (5.10%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) MS Access
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.02%) DecisionStream
8 1 (1.02%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (67.35%) Banking
2 54 (55.10%) Finance
3 27 (27.55%) Retail
4 13 (13.27%) Retail Banking
5 12 (12.24%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 39 (39.80%) Analyst
2 19 (19.39%) Test Manager
3 16 (16.33%) Test Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Test Leader
5 10 (10.20%) Designer
5 10 (10.20%) Business Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Solutions Designer
6 9 (9.18%) Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Credit Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) SAS Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.06%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) HTML
2 2 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (1.02%) Web Services
3 1 (1.02%) J2SE
3 1 (1.02%) Middleware
3 1 (1.02%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.02%) Spring
3 1 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.02%) RESTful
3 1 (1.02%) HTML5
3 1 (1.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Data Integration
2 8 (8.16%) Credit Risk
3 7 (7.14%) Data Extraction
4 3 (3.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) Equities
5 1 (1.02%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.06%) Linux
1 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (25.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (24.49%) ETL
4 22 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.39%) Test Scripting
6 16 (16.33%) Data Analytics
7 15 (15.31%) Migration
8 13 (13.27%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (11.22%) Test Planning
9 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
10 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (9.18%) Project Management
11 9 (9.18%) Risk Analytics
12 7 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (7.14%) Data Migration
12 7 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 7 (7.14%) Data Analysis
13 6 (6.12%) Scrum
13 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (5.10%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.63%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) VBA
3 6 (6.12%) C#
4 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.04%) Java
6 1 (1.02%) C
6 1 (1.02%) C++
6 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) ISEB
2 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.02%) ACCA
3 1 (1.02%) CIMA
3 1 (1.02%) MBA
3 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) Teradata
2 11 (11.22%) Informatica
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle
4 6 (6.12%) Pega
5 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.08%) Google
7 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.06%) Tableau
8 1 (1.02%) CA
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos
8 1 (1.02%) IBM
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