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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 54 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 39 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.75% 2.58% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 3.24% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 5
Average daily rate £450 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £358 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £19.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.88% -33.05%
Data Analysis
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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
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 £252
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 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 38 (47.50%) Finance
2 23 (28.75%) Banking
3 22 (27.50%) Data Modelling
4 18 (22.50%) Business Analysis
5 16 (20.00%) Java
6 14 (17.50%) Oracle
7 13 (16.25%) .NET
7 13 (16.25%) GIS
7 13 (16.25%) ArcGIS
7 13 (16.25%) Dojo
7 13 (16.25%) jQuery
7 13 (16.25%) Open Source
7 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
8 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (15.00%) ETL
9 11 (13.75%) User Experience
10 10 (12.50%) Analytics
10 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 10 (12.50%) Asset Management
11 9 (11.25%) Migration
11 9 (11.25%) SQL
11 9 (11.25%) Unix
11 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
12 8 (10.00%) ISEB
12 8 (10.00%) Data Migration
12 8 (10.00%) Data Quality
13 7 (8.75%) BPR
13 7 (8.75%) Informatica
13 7 (8.75%) PowerCenter

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.25%) ArcGIS
2 5 (6.25%) PowerExchange
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.75%) Apache
4 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.50%) SAS
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Markit EDM
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) GIS
2 7 (8.75%) PowerCenter
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.75%) MySQL
6 2 (2.50%) DataStage
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.50%) QlikView
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.25%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.25%) DB2
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) MS Access
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) ERwin
1 3 (3.75%) Log4j
2 1 (1.25%) Toad
General
1 38 (47.50%) Finance
2 23 (28.75%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (2.50%) Front Office
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (53.75%) Analyst
2 28 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 19 (23.75%) Developer
4 13 (16.25%) GIS Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Data Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Angular Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Security Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) ETL Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Oracle Specialist
11 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.75%) Asset Management Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) Business Data Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) Financial Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) Investment Management Business Analyst
12 2 (2.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
1 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
1 13 (16.25%) Dojo
1 13 (16.25%) jQuery
2 6 (7.50%) PostGIS
3 3 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (3.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 5 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.25%) VSAM
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Unix
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Data Modelling
2 18 (22.50%) Business Analysis
3 13 (16.25%) Open Source
4 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.00%) ETL
4 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.50%) Analytics
5 10 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 9 (11.25%) Migration
6 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
7 8 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 7 (8.75%) BPR
8 7 (8.75%) Information Security
9 6 (7.50%) Web Development
10 5 (6.25%) Investment Management
10 5 (6.25%) SDLC
10 5 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (5.00%) Capacity Management
11 4 (5.00%) Data Governance
11 4 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) Java
2 9 (11.25%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) VBA
4 3 (3.75%) AWK
4 3 (3.75%) C
4 3 (3.75%) sed
5 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.00%) ISEB
3 5 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) IIBA
4 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.25%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Oracle
2 7 (8.75%) Informatica
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) CA
5 1 (1.25%) FactSet
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Pega
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
5 1 (1.25%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) Teradata
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