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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 63 30 57
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +27
Contract jobs citing Analytics 26 65 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.08% 4.05% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 4.92% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 49 13
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-24.07% +42.10%
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
1038 1322 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.84% 82.32% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 685 589
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 35 (45.45%) Finance
2 30 (38.96%) Banking
3 26 (33.77%) SAS
4 23 (29.87%) Migration
4 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (28.57%) SQL
6 21 (27.27%) Data Analytics
7 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (18.18%) Retail
8 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (16.88%) Data Migration
10 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
11 11 (14.29%) Teradata
11 11 (14.29%) Retail Banking
12 10 (12.99%) CMS
12 10 (12.99%) Project Management
12 10 (12.99%) User Experience
13 9 (11.69%) MVC
13 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
13 9 (11.69%) ETL
13 9 (11.69%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (10.39%) C#
14 8 (10.39%) HTML
14 8 (10.39%) .NET
14 8 (10.39%) Visual Analytics
14 8 (10.39%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 7 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
15 7 (9.09%) AngularJS

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 26 (33.77%) SAS
2 10 (12.99%) CMS
3 5 (6.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.60%) MS Office
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Radian6
1 1 (1.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.39%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.60%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.30%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.30%) MS Access
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) OLAP
6 1 (1.30%) Power BI
6 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) NUnit
2 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.90%) gulp
3 3 (3.90%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 3 (3.90%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (3.90%) Protractor
3 3 (3.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.30%) Checkstyle
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.30%) FindBugs
5 1 (1.30%) ReSharper
General
1 35 (45.45%) Finance
2 30 (38.96%) Banking
3 14 (18.18%) Retail
4 11 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 6 (7.79%) Marketing
6 2 (2.60%) Publishing
7 1 (1.30%) Games
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Local Government
7 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Analyst
2 15 (19.48%) Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Analytics Manager
4 9 (11.69%) Consultant
5 8 (10.39%) Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Data Analytics Manager
8 5 (6.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.49%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) SAS Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) SAS Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Sitecore Architect
8 5 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Data Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) .NET
1 8 (10.39%) HTML
2 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 7 (9.09%) CSS
2 7 (9.09%) Web Services
3 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.49%) jQuery
4 5 (6.49%) LESS
4 5 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (5.19%) JSON
5 4 (5.19%) Sass
6 3 (3.90%) CSS3
6 3 (3.90%) HTML5
6 3 (3.90%) Laravel
6 3 (3.90%) RESTful
6 3 (3.90%) SVG
7 2 (2.60%) D3.js
8 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.30%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) User Experience
3 6 (7.79%) Credit Risk
4 5 (6.49%) iPad
5 4 (5.19%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.60%) Social Media
6 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.30%) Informatics
7 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.30%) STB
7 1 (1.30%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Android
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Migration
2 21 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.88%) Data Migration
5 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.99%) Project Management
7 9 (11.69%) ETL
7 9 (11.69%) MVC
7 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
8 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.39%) Visual Analytics
9 7 (9.09%) Coaching
9 7 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
9 7 (9.09%) Web Analytics
10 6 (7.79%) Content Management
10 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.79%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.79%) Front End Development
10 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) C#
3 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.49%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.90%) Java
5 3 (3.90%) PHP
5 3 (3.90%) VBA
6 2 (2.60%) C
6 2 (2.60%) R
6 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.30%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
2 2 (2.60%) MBA
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.60%) FINREP
3 2 (2.60%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.30%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.30%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Teradata
3 6 (7.79%) Sitecore
4 5 (6.49%) Google
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.90%) HP
6 2 (2.60%) Adobe
7 1 (1.30%) Coremetrics
7 1 (1.30%) Informatica
7 1 (1.30%) Logi Analytics
7 1 (1.30%) Omniture
7 1 (1.30%) OpenText
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) Telerik
7 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.30%) Trillium
7 1 (1.30%) Verint
7 1 (1.30%) VMware