The table below looks at the statistics for the Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 24 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 51 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.86% 1.73% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 1.84% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 8 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £149 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £320 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -9.77%
Data 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
821 651 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.26% 93.67% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 361 464
Average daily rate £375 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 17
Average hourly rate £26.83 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.09% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £24.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title.

1 50 (74.63%) Finance
2 31 (46.27%) Data Analysis
3 29 (43.28%) SQL
4 28 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (22.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (22.39%) Banking
7 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
7 14 (20.90%) Data Quality
8 12 (17.91%) Migration
9 11 (16.42%) Financial Institution
10 10 (14.93%) Data Migration
11 9 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
11 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (11.94%) Data Management
13 7 (10.45%) Data Mapping
13 7 (10.45%) Data Transformation
14 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
14 6 (8.96%) SAS
15 5 (7.46%) UNIX
15 5 (7.46%) Teradata
15 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
15 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (7.46%) Degree
15 5 (7.46%) Data Governance
15 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
15 5 (7.46%) Metadata Management
16 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (5.97%) Data Structures

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.96%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.97%) MS Access
4 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Subversion
General
1 50 (74.63%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) Banking
3 11 (16.42%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Data Analysis
2 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (17.91%) Migration
4 10 (14.93%) Data Migration
5 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.94%) Data Management
7 7 (10.45%) Data Mapping
7 7 (10.45%) Data Transformation
8 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Data Governance
9 5 (7.46%) Metadata Management
10 4 (5.97%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (5.97%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (5.97%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (5.97%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (5.97%) Change Management
10 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.97%) Quality Management
11 3 (4.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) C
2 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CISA
3 1 (1.49%) CISM
3 1 (1.49%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.90%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.49%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Teradata
2 4 (5.97%) Trillium
3 3 (4.48%) Tableau
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase
4 1 (1.49%) Business Objects