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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 50 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 43 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.04% 2.00% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 2.51% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 3
Average daily rate £406 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £260 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.99 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-36.32% -30.20%
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
1161 1077 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.99% 79.90% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 596 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 2016, 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 45 (59.21%) Finance
2 36 (47.37%) Banking
3 23 (30.26%) SAS
4 17 (22.37%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (18.42%) SQL
5 14 (18.42%) Retail
5 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.42%) Migration
5 14 (18.42%) Data Analytics
6 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (13.16%) Google Analytics
6 10 (13.16%) Teradata
6 10 (13.16%) Google
6 10 (13.16%) ETL
6 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 9 (11.84%) Project Management
7 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
7 9 (11.84%) Data Management
7 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
7 9 (11.84%) Data Migration
8 8 (10.53%) Data Extraction
8 8 (10.53%) Credit Risk
8 8 (10.53%) Retail Banking
8 8 (10.53%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 7 (9.21%) Oracle
9 7 (9.21%) Information Security
9 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.89%) Scrum

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (30.26%) SAS
2 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.26%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.95%) MS Office
4 3 (3.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) WebEx
2 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.95%) DB2
4 3 (3.95%) QlikView
5 2 (2.63%) Base SAS
5 2 (2.63%) GIS
5 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.63%) HDInsight
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.63%) MS Access
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.32%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Axure RP
1 2 (2.63%) Toad
2 1 (1.32%) ERwin
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (59.21%) Finance
2 36 (47.37%) Banking
3 14 (18.42%) Retail
4 8 (10.53%) Retail Banking
5 6 (7.89%) General Ledger
6 4 (5.26%) Marketing
7 2 (2.63%) Publishing
8 1 (1.32%) Advertising
8 1 (1.32%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.32%) Legal
8 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Analyst
2 16 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Security Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Finance Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Finance Systems Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Fraud Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) SAS Risk Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) CSS
2 2 (2.63%) CSS3
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
2 2 (2.63%) HTML5
2 2 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.32%) jQuery
3 1 (1.32%) Middleware
3 1 (1.32%) Sass
3 1 (1.32%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Credit Risk
2 8 (10.53%) Data Extraction
3 5 (6.58%) Data Integration
3 5 (6.58%) Statistics
3 5 (6.58%) User Experience
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Blog
6 1 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (18.42%) Data Analytics
1 14 (18.42%) Migration
2 10 (13.16%) ETL
3 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
3 9 (11.84%) Data Management
3 9 (11.84%) Data Migration
3 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
3 9 (11.84%) Project Management
4 8 (10.53%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 7 (9.21%) Information Security
5 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
6 6 (7.89%) Coaching
6 6 (7.89%) Information Assurance
6 6 (7.89%) Scrum
6 6 (7.89%) Security Testing
6 6 (7.89%) Software Testing
6 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.89%) Visual Analytics
7 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) VBA
3 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.32%) R
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) ISEB
2 3 (3.95%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) Data Quality
1 6 (7.89%) FATCA
2 3 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Google
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 10 (13.16%) Teradata
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Informatica
4 3 (3.95%) Pega
5 1 (1.32%) Facebook
5 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.32%) Tableau
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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