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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 45 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 19 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.61% 4.54% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 6.48% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 6
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £220 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £413 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.38% +2.85%
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
581 432 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.70% 70.02% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 213 289
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.93 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.85% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 29 (53.70%) Finance
2 18 (33.33%) SQL
3 17 (31.48%) DB2
4 14 (25.93%) Perl
4 14 (25.93%) Banking
5 13 (24.07%) Java
5 13 (24.07%) UNIX
5 13 (24.07%) Linux
5 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
6 12 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 12 (22.22%) Migration
7 11 (20.37%) Sybase
8 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 10 (18.52%) OO
9 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 9 (16.67%) ETL
10 8 (14.81%) Data Migration
11 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.96%) VBA
12 6 (11.11%) Business Objects
12 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (9.26%) Hedge funds
13 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
13 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (9.26%) Data Transformation
13 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
13 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
13 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
14 4 (7.41%) XML

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (1.85%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) DB2
2 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
3 12 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.70%) QlikView
8 1 (1.85%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (53.70%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 21 (38.89%) Developer
3 20 (37.04%) Data Analyst
4 12 (22.22%) Database Developer
5 11 (20.37%) Business Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) DB2 Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) ETL Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Data Architect
10 1 (1.85%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) Architect
10 1 (1.85%) Project Manager
10 1 (1.85%) MI Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) Business Support Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Manager
10 1 (1.85%) Operations Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.85%) Spring
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Hedge funds
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.70%) GIS
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Equities
3 1 (1.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) UNIX
1 13 (24.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Migration
2 10 (18.52%) OO
3 9 (16.67%) ETL
4 8 (14.81%) Data Migration
5 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.26%) Data Transformation
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.41%) Data Mapping
8 3 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (3.70%) Data Architecture
9 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Data Management
9 2 (3.70%) Information Management
10 1 (1.85%) Time Management
10 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.85%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) Perl
3 13 (24.07%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) VBA
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Sybase
2 6 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.85%) Informatica