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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 45 76 46
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -30
Contract jobs citing Analytics 32 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.39% 0.17% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 0.23% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-36.25% +52.38%
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
1036 877 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.37% 72.36% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 472 203
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £29.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 26 (50.98%) Banking
2 24 (47.06%) Finance
3 23 (45.10%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (37.25%) SAS
5 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (25.49%) Teradata
7 10 (19.61%) ETL
7 10 (19.61%) Big Data
8 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (17.65%) Informatica
8 9 (17.65%) SQL
8 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (15.69%) Migration
10 7 (13.73%) Retail
10 7 (13.73%) Data Analytics
10 7 (13.73%) Social Media
11 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
11 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.76%) Oracle
11 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
12 5 (9.80%) SOA
12 5 (9.80%) Data Management
12 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
12 5 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 5 (9.80%) Data Extraction
12 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
12 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
13 4 (7.84%) Web Application Development

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 19 (37.25%) SAS
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) SPSS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) Agresso
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.96%) Siebel Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (19.61%) Big Data
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (5.88%) DB2
5 3 (5.88%) OLAP
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.96%) DecisionStream
6 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.96%) ERwin
1 1 (1.96%) Xcode
1 1 (1.96%) Android Studio
General
1 26 (50.98%) Banking
2 24 (47.06%) Finance
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Designer
4 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
5 5 (9.80%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) SAS Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Web Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Digital Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Data Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) CSS
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (1.96%) JSON
2 1 (1.96%) RESTful
2 1 (1.96%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) CSS3
2 1 (1.96%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Social Media
3 5 (9.80%) Data Extraction
4 4 (7.84%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Android
1 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.61%) ETL
3 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.69%) Migration
5 7 (13.73%) Data Analytics
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.80%) Data Management
7 5 (9.80%) SOA
7 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) EAI
8 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.84%) CRM
8 4 (7.84%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.84%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Teradata
2 9 (17.65%) Informatica
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Cognos
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Sybase
5 3 (5.88%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.96%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Siebel
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) Apple
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