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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 58 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 16 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.95% 2.70% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 3.30% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 21
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £367
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.39 £16.09 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -39.28%

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
682 1152 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.97% 81.93% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 600 564
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 January 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 January 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 10 (37.04%) Oracle
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
1 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Asset Management
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) SAS
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Middleware
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (11.11%) Java
7 3 (11.11%) VBA
7 3 (11.11%) Unix

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 5 (18.52%) SAS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) German Language
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Data Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Database Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Market Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Statistician
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.93%) Asset Management
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Fund Accounting
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) APMP
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Charles River
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.70%) GoldenSource
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Peregrine
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
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