The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 138 224 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.81% 25.48% 17.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 26.57% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 130 60
Average daily rate £333 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £457 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 3
Average hourly rate - £20.69 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
621 843 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.67% 95.90% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 471 360
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 13
Average hourly rate £13.73 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.09% +77.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Analyst in their job title 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 with Analyst in their job title.

1 85 (28.91%) Finance
2 50 (17.01%) SQL
3 45 (15.31%) Business Analysis
4 44 (14.97%) Microsoft
5 43 (14.63%) Banking
6 40 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (10.54%) MS Excel
9 28 (9.52%) Migration
10 27 (9.18%) Oracle
11 26 (8.84%) ISEB
11 26 (8.84%) Security Cleared
12 25 (8.50%) Test Scripting
13 24 (8.16%) Windows
14 23 (7.82%) MS Office
14 23 (7.82%) Analytics
15 22 (7.48%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (7.48%) Data Analysis
16 20 (6.80%) Unix
17 19 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (6.46%) Firewall
18 18 (6.12%) Data Quality
19 17 (5.78%) Process Improvement
19 17 (5.78%) HP
19 17 (5.78%) Retail
20 16 (5.44%) Data Modelling
21 15 (5.10%) Functional Testing
21 15 (5.10%) Business Process Mapping

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Analyst in their job title 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 with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.36%) IIS
2 3 (1.02%) CMS
2 3 (1.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
4 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.82%) MS Office
3 12 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Primavera
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Eikon
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.06%) Google Analytics
1 9 (3.06%) SaaS
2 5 (1.70%) Office 365
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.68%) IaaS
4 2 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.46%) Firewall
2 14 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (2.72%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (1.70%) LAN
5 5 (1.70%) Network Security
5 5 (1.70%) VPN
5 5 (1.70%) WAN
6 4 (1.36%) tcpdump
6 4 (1.36%) VLAN
7 3 (1.02%) DHCP
7 3 (1.02%) DNS
7 3 (1.02%) Intranet
8 2 (0.68%) SAN
9 1 (0.34%) BGP
9 1 (0.34%) IPsec
9 1 (0.34%) MPLS
9 1 (0.34%) OSPF
9 1 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.74%) MS Access
4 10 (3.40%) Star Schema
5 6 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.36%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.02%) MySQL
8 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) GIS
9 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.72%) HP UFT
2 7 (2.38%) Selenium
3 6 (2.04%) LoadRunner
4 5 (1.70%) WebDriver
5 4 (1.36%) JIRA
5 4 (1.36%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.02%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.68%) FishEye
7 2 (0.68%) Hudson
7 2 (0.68%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.34%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.34%) PVCS
8 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.34%) YouTrack
General
1 85 (28.91%) Finance
2 43 (14.63%) Banking
3 17 (5.78%) Retail
4 12 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.06%) Law
6 7 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.04%) Legal
8 3 (1.02%) Front Office
8 3 (1.02%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.02%) Publishing
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.74%) .NET
1 11 (3.74%) HTML
2 9 (3.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.36%) Web Services
5 3 (1.02%) CSS
6 2 (0.68%) XML
7 1 (0.34%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.34%) HTML5
7 1 (0.34%) JSP
7 1 (0.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.40%) User Experience
4 8 (2.72%) Copywriting
5 6 (2.04%) PDA
6 4 (1.36%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.02%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.02%) Derivative
8 2 (0.68%) Clustering
8 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.68%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.68%) Equities
8 2 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.68%) VLE
9 1 (0.34%) CMDB
9 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.16%) Windows
2 20 (6.80%) Unix
3 13 (4.42%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.74%) Linux
5 7 (2.38%) AIX
6 6 (2.04%) Solaris
6 6 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.68%) HPUX
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.31%) Business Analysis
2 40 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (9.52%) Migration
5 25 (8.50%) Test Scripting
6 23 (7.82%) Analytics
7 22 (7.48%) Data Analysis
7 22 (7.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (5.78%) Process Improvement
10 16 (5.44%) Data Modelling
11 15 (5.10%) Business Process Mapping
11 15 (5.10%) Data Migration
11 15 (5.10%) Functional Testing
12 14 (4.76%) User Stories
12 14 (4.76%) Wealth Management
13 13 (4.42%) BPMN
13 13 (4.42%) Change Management
13 13 (4.42%) SDLC
14 12 (4.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.01%) SQL
2 13 (4.42%) PL/SQL
3 10 (3.40%) Java
4 8 (2.72%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.04%) C#
7 3 (1.02%) Perl
7 3 (1.02%) VB
7 3 (1.02%) VBA
7 3 (1.02%) VBScript
8 2 (0.68%) Python
8 2 (0.68%) Ruby
9 1 (0.34%) ABAP
9 1 (0.34%) R
9 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (8.84%) ISEB
1 26 (8.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.76%) Degree
2 14 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 13 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.38%) MCITP
8 6 (2.04%) CISSP
9 5 (1.70%) MCSE
10 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.02%) MCP
11 2 (0.68%) CCNA
11 2 (0.68%) MCSA
11 2 (0.68%) MCTS
12 1 (0.34%) CCNP
12 1 (0.34%) CISA
12 1 (0.34%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.42%) QA
3 7 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.68%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) COBIT
6 1 (0.34%) FATCA
6 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
4 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (4.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.36%) SCCM
3 3 (1.02%) Ansible
3 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.34%) Netcool
4 1 (0.34%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.34%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.18%) Oracle
3 17 (5.78%) HP
4 14 (4.76%) Cisco
5 13 (4.42%) CheckPoint
6 12 (4.08%) SAP
7 11 (3.74%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (3.06%) F5
8 9 (3.06%) Google
9 8 (2.72%) Citrix
10 6 (2.04%) Intel Security
10 6 (2.04%) VMware
11 4 (1.36%) IBM
11 4 (1.36%) Juniper
12 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.02%) Trillium
12 3 (1.02%) Twitter
13 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.68%) Genesys
13 2 (0.68%) Verint
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