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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 86 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 10 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.84% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.04% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Median daily rate £375 £339 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% -7.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £395
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.31 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
-35.34% -
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
1160 1153 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.27% 81.14% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 647 573
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 21
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 May 2016.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 12 (57.14%) Migration
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 12 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Information Assurance
6 6 (28.57%) Retail
6 6 (28.57%) ETL
7 5 (23.81%) Data Extraction
8 4 (19.05%) General Ledger
8 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
8 4 (19.05%) ISEB
8 4 (19.05%) FATCA
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (14.29%) Coaching
9 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
9 3 (14.29%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) HDInsight
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) General Ledger
4 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Test Coordinator
3 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Azure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) ETL Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Finance Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Finance Systems Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Fraud Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Extraction
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Analytics
2 12 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 12 (57.14%) Migration
3 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (38.10%) Information Assurance
4 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) FATCA
2 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) HP
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle