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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 57 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 10 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.45% 1.31% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.37% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
Average daily rate £363 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £369 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.47%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 879 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.76% 96.07% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 472 366
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 35
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -24.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.47 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £36.25 £30.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 15 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
4 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) VBA
5 5 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.00%) QlikView
8 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (10.00%) Business Development
8 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
8 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (10.00%) Data Governance
8 2 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (10.00%) Data Management
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle
9 1 (5.00%) MS Access
9 1 (5.00%) CRM

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.00%) QlikView
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Development
6 2 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle