The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 27 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 42 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.86% 4.03% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 5.05% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £124 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £390 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £51.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +50.00%
Data 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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
701 654 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.13% 79.95% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 295 299
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 9
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.61% +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Data 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 Data Analysis.

1 55 (56.70%) Finance
2 36 (37.11%) MS Excel
3 34 (35.05%) Banking
4 30 (30.93%) SQL
5 26 (26.80%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (22.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 17 (17.53%) MS Office
7 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
8 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
9 12 (12.37%) VBA
10 11 (11.34%) Analytics
11 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.31%) Data Modelling
12 9 (9.28%) Risk Management
12 9 (9.28%) Data Management
12 9 (9.28%) Degree
12 9 (9.28%) Time Management
13 8 (8.25%) QlikView
13 8 (8.25%) Investment Banking
13 8 (8.25%) Information Security
13 8 (8.25%) Data Mining
13 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (8.25%) SAS
13 8 (8.25%) Web Services
13 8 (8.25%) XML
13 8 (8.25%) XSLT
13 8 (8.25%) Data Quality
13 8 (8.25%) Workday HCM
14 7 (7.22%) Relational Database

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Data 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.25%) SAS
2 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (37.11%) MS Excel
2 22 (22.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (17.53%) MS Office
4 7 (7.22%) MS Project
5 6 (6.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.03%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (8.25%) Data Mining
1 8 (8.25%) QlikView
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.15%) MS Access
5 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.09%) dBASE
6 2 (2.06%) DB2
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.03%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.03%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.03%) SAP BI
General
1 55 (56.70%) Finance
2 34 (35.05%) Banking
3 8 (8.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (75.26%) Analyst
2 29 (29.90%) Data Analyst
3 25 (25.77%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) Risk Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Developer
5 8 (8.25%) MI Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Architect
6 5 (5.15%) Junior
6 5 (5.15%) Consultant
6 5 (5.15%) Data Architect
7 4 (4.12%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 3 (3.09%) Risk Consultant
8 3 (3.09%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) Web Services
1 8 (8.25%) XML
1 8 (8.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
3 11 (11.34%) Analytics
4 10 (10.31%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.28%) Risk Management
5 9 (9.28%) Data Management
5 9 (9.28%) Time Management
6 8 (8.25%) Information Security
7 5 (5.15%) Project Management
7 5 (5.15%) Data Transformation
8 4 (4.12%) Master Data Management
8 4 (4.12%) Migration
8 4 (4.12%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (4.12%) Wealth Management
9 3 (3.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (3.09%) Predictive Analytics
9 3 (3.09%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.09%) ITIL
9 3 (3.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.93%) SQL
2 12 (12.37%) VBA
3 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) CRISC
2 7 (7.22%) CISA
3 4 (4.12%) CISM
3 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) CFA
5 1 (1.03%) CISSP
5 1 (1.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.12%) COBIT
4 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.03%) FINREP
5 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.03%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Teradata
3 5 (5.15%) SAP
4 3 (3.09%) Tableau
4 3 (3.09%) Lotus
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) Sybase