The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data 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
Data Analytics
Rank 80 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 9 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 0
Median daily rate £413 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 - -
Data 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%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 21 (100.00%) Analytics
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) Banking
4 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (42.86%) Migration
5 9 (42.86%) Data Migration
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) ETL
8 6 (28.57%) Project Management
9 5 (23.81%) SAS
9 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
9 5 (23.81%) Retail
9 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
10 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
10 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
10 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
10 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
11 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Coaching
11 3 (14.29%) Teradata
11 3 (14.29%) Document Management
11 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
11 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
11 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
11 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking

Data 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 5 (23.81%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) HDInsight
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Retail
4 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics Manager
1 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Data Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) ETL Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Coordinator
4 3 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Data Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 9 (42.86%) Migration
4 6 (28.57%) ETL
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
6 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Document Management
7 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
8 2 (9.52%) Product Management
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
1 2 (9.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Teradata
2 2 (9.52%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle