The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 50 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 19 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.41% 2.10% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 2.23% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.57
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -0.42%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
738 763 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.54% 94.43% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 368 380
Average daily rate £325 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 28
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.60 £18.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Data Analyst
Scotland

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 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 20 (68.97%) Data Analysis
2 18 (62.07%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Banking
5 7 (24.14%) ETL
5 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
7 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
8 4 (13.79%) VBA
8 4 (13.79%) Sybase
8 4 (13.79%) Informatica
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
9 3 (10.34%) MS Access
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
9 3 (10.34%) QlikView
9 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Analytics
10 2 (6.90%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.90%) Workflow
10 2 (6.90%) Data Management
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
10 2 (6.90%) Data Mapping
10 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
10 2 (6.90%) Data Governance

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) MS Access
2 3 (10.34%) QlikView
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
1 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.45%) Equities
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Data Analysis
2 7 (24.14%) ETL
2 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Data Transformation
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.90%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Development
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) VBA
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Sybase
1 4 (13.79%) Informatica
2 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Charles River