The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 95 245 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.63% 28.10% 15.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.46% 29.06% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 126 55
Median daily rate £300 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £233 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £406 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £9.75 £27.44 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.46% +138.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +1.69%
Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 843 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.90% 96.67% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 423 383
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £50.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +217.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £55.00 £118.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (26.46%) Finance
2 45 (20.18%) Banking
3 39 (17.49%) Microsoft
4 37 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (14.80%) SQL
6 30 (13.45%) Business Analysis
7 29 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (13.00%) ISEB
8 28 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (11.66%) Oracle
10 24 (10.76%) Security Cleared
11 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
12 21 (9.42%) ISTQB
12 21 (9.42%) Test Scripting
13 20 (8.97%) HP
14 18 (8.07%) Migration
14 18 (8.07%) Unix
14 18 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (7.62%) SC Cleared
15 17 (7.62%) HTML
15 17 (7.62%) Retail
16 16 (7.17%) Wealth Management
16 16 (7.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
17 15 (6.73%) MS Office
18 14 (6.28%) .NET
18 14 (6.28%) Windows
18 14 (6.28%) Project Management
19 13 (5.83%) Active Directory
19 13 (5.83%) Data Modelling

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (1.79%) CICS
2 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.90%) CMS
3 2 (0.90%) Confluence
3 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.45%) IIS
4 1 (0.45%) SAS
4 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.73%) MS Office
3 11 (4.93%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.90%) MS Project
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.45%) Primavera
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.69%) SaaS
2 4 (1.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.69%) Network Security
2 5 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (2.24%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (1.79%) Firewall
4 3 (1.35%) Internet
4 3 (1.35%) SAN
4 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.90%) Broadband
5 2 (0.90%) DHCP
5 2 (0.90%) DNS
5 2 (0.90%) LAN
5 2 (0.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.59%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.69%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.90%) BODI
7 2 (0.90%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.90%) DB2
7 2 (0.90%) GIS
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.45%) Big Data
8 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.45%) QlikView
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.14%) HP UFT
1 7 (3.14%) LoadRunner
2 5 (2.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.79%) Hudson
3 4 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.35%) JIRA
4 3 (1.35%) Selenium
5 2 (0.90%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.90%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.45%) FishEye
6 1 (0.45%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.45%) PVCS
6 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 59 (26.46%) Finance
2 45 (20.18%) Banking
3 17 (7.62%) Retail
4 8 (3.59%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.14%) Law
6 4 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.79%) Legal
6 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.62%) HTML
2 14 (6.28%) .NET
3 12 (5.38%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.24%) Web Services
5 4 (1.79%) CSS
6 2 (0.90%) XML
7 1 (0.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.24%) User Experience
4 4 (1.79%) CMDB
4 4 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.35%) Clustering
5 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.35%) iSeries
5 3 (1.35%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.45%) Equities
7 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.45%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.07%) Unix
2 14 (6.28%) Windows
3 11 (4.93%) Linux
4 10 (4.48%) AIX
5 5 (2.24%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.24%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.79%) HPUX
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (13.45%) Business Analysis
3 29 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (9.42%) Test Scripting
5 18 (8.07%) Migration
5 18 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (7.17%) Wealth Management
7 14 (6.28%) Project Management
8 13 (5.83%) Data Modelling
8 13 (5.83%) Functional Testing
8 13 (5.83%) User Stories
9 11 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (4.93%) Data Migration
9 11 (4.93%) ITIL
10 10 (4.48%) Change Management
10 10 (4.48%) Software Testing
10 10 (4.48%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.04%) ETL
11 9 (4.04%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (4.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.80%) SQL
2 12 (5.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.69%) C#
4 5 (2.24%) Perl
4 5 (2.24%) VB
5 4 (1.79%) Java
5 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.79%) Ruby
6 3 (1.35%) JCL
6 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.35%) RPG
6 3 (1.35%) VBScript
7 2 (0.90%) RPG IV
7 2 (0.90%) VBA
8 1 (0.45%) COBOL
8 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (13.00%) ISEB
2 24 (10.76%) Security Cleared
3 21 (9.42%) ISTQB
4 17 (7.62%) SC Cleared
5 16 (7.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (4.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (3.14%) Degree
7 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.24%) MCITP
9 4 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.90%) CCNA
11 2 (0.90%) MCSA
11 2 (0.90%) MCSE
11 2 (0.90%) MCTS
12 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.45%) CISSP
12 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.59%) QA
2 7 (3.14%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.90%) MiFID
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 13 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) XenApp
4 1 (0.45%) Docker
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 15 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.24%) Ansible
2 5 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.90%) Netcool
5 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.66%) Oracle
3 20 (8.97%) HP
4 11 (4.93%) Citrix
5 8 (3.59%) Cisco
6 6 (2.69%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.24%) F5
7 5 (2.24%) IBM
8 4 (1.79%) Intel Security
8 4 (1.79%) VMware
9 3 (1.35%) SAP
10 2 (0.90%) Cognos
10 2 (0.90%) EMC
10 2 (0.90%) Informatica
10 2 (0.90%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.90%) Twitter
10 2 (0.90%) Veritas
11 1 (0.45%) Talend