The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 17 38 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.04% 2.63% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.15% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 23
Median daily rate £350 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.99 £15.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+26.88% -14.28%

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
704 1205 1111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.62% 83.33% 80.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 634 623
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analysis across the Edinburgh region.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Edinburgh region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 12 (38.71%) Finance
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Banking
5 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.81%) SAS
6 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
7 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
7 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 5 (16.13%) Analytics
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
9 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
9 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.90%) ETL
9 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.68%) Java
10 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.68%) CRM
10 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.68%) Unix
10 3 (9.68%) Middleware

Data Analysis
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 8 (25.81%) SAS
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Data Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Database Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAS Data Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Process Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
4 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) ETL
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Change Control
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.45%) Coaching
8 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) People Management
8 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 2 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) VBA
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) APMP
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Teradata
4 2 (6.45%) Charles River
4 2 (6.45%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.23%) GoldenSource
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Peregrine