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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 56 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 15 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 2.40% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.92% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 23
Median daily rate £355 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £230 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.45 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.31 £22.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.20% -19.64%
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
743 1234 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.24% 82.32% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 610 612
Median daily rate £400 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.51 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.39% -13.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 2016, 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (24.24%) Banking
5 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.18%) ETL
6 6 (18.18%) SAS
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Fund Accounting
8 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) VBA
8 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
8 4 (12.12%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.09%) Charles River
9 3 (9.09%) Credit Risk
9 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (9.09%) thinkFolio
9 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.09%) System Testing

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 6 (18.18%) SAS
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) GeoServer
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (3.03%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.06%) GIS
3 2 (6.06%) QGIS
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Spatial Data
4 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ERwin
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Database Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Informatica Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Market Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Report Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Statistician
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 6 (18.18%) ETL
3 6 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Fund Accounting
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.09%) System Testing
6 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
2 4 (12.12%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) APMP
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Charles River
3 2 (6.06%) ESRI
3 2 (6.06%) Teradata
4 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.03%) CA
4 1 (3.03%) GoldenSource
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Peregrine