The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analysis
Rank 91 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.069% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.086% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £413 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £318
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +33.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-31.11% -
Statistical 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
1253 1160 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 80.22% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 671 544
Average daily rate £413 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Statistical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the Edinburgh region.

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Statistical Analysis
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Coremetrics
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Radian6

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Radian6
1 1 (33.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Web Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Coremetrics