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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 34 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing Analytics 60 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.72% 1.88% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 2.42% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 13 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £540 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -55.42%
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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
1284 991 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 79.65% 77.42% 73.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 581 363
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £6.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.05 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 71 (69.61%) Banking
2 59 (57.84%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (56.86%) Finance
4 48 (47.06%) SAS
5 32 (31.37%) SQL
5 32 (31.37%) Retail
5 32 (31.37%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (22.55%) ETL
8 22 (21.57%) Test Scripting
9 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (18.63%) Teradata
10 17 (16.67%) Retail Banking
10 17 (16.67%) Data Analytics
11 16 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
11 16 (15.69%) Test Planning
11 16 (15.69%) Migration
12 15 (14.71%) QA
12 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 12 (11.76%) Marketing
13 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (10.78%) ISEB
15 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
15 10 (9.80%) Data Integration
16 9 (8.82%) Informatica
16 9 (8.82%) Oracle
17 8 (7.84%) VBA
17 8 (7.84%) Data Mining
17 8 (7.84%) Project Management

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 48 (47.06%) SAS
2 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (57.84%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.84%) Data Mining
4 7 (6.86%) Big Data
5 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.90%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.96%) MS Access
10 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 71 (69.61%) Banking
2 58 (56.86%) Finance
3 32 (31.37%) Retail
4 17 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 12 (11.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (37.25%) Analyst
2 18 (17.65%) Test Manager
2 18 (17.65%) Test Analyst
3 17 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 10 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Designer
8 6 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Architect
9 5 (4.90%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) SAS Administrator
10 4 (3.92%) Administrator
10 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.94%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) SOAP
2 2 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.98%) Spring
3 1 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.98%) RESTful
3 1 (0.98%) HTML5
3 1 (0.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) J2SE
3 1 (0.98%) J2EE
3 1 (0.98%) CSS
3 1 (0.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.80%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.84%) Credit Risk
4 5 (4.90%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.94%) Statistics
6 2 (1.96%) User Experience
7 1 (0.98%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) Equities
7 1 (0.98%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Linux
1 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (22.55%) ETL
4 22 (21.57%) Test Scripting
5 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 16 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
7 16 (15.69%) Test Planning
7 16 (15.69%) Migration
8 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
10 8 (7.84%) Project Management
11 7 (6.86%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.86%) Data Analysis
11 7 (6.86%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (6.86%) Risk Analytics
11 7 (6.86%) Functional Testing
11 7 (6.86%) Portfolio Management
12 6 (5.88%) Data Migration
12 6 (5.88%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.37%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) VBA
3 6 (5.88%) C#
4 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.96%) Java
6 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) ISEB
2 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.96%) ACCA
3 1 (0.98%) CIMA
3 1 (0.98%) MBA
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Teradata
2 9 (8.82%) Oracle
2 9 (8.82%) Informatica
3 6 (5.88%) Pega
4 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.94%) Tableau
5 3 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (0.98%) HP
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