The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 50 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 8 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.28% 1.16% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.20% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
Average daily rate £460 £395 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.45% -18.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.74 £32.00 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-32.05% +17.64%
Senior 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
570 752 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.05% 96.78% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 450 262
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 11
Average hourly rate £32.75 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.67% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
5 8 (27.59%) SOA
5 8 (27.59%) Performance Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Data Mart
6 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.24%) MuleSoft
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) API Design
7 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) FitNesse
7 5 (17.24%) JBehave
7 5 (17.24%) Data Mapping
8 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Change Control
8 4 (13.79%) Use Case
8 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Banking
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.34%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (10.34%) Unix
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) .NET

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) JBoss
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) VLAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (20.69%) Data Mart
2 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) MS Access
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) FitNesse
1 5 (17.24%) JBehave
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) WatiN
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) Drools
3 1 (3.45%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Performance Testing
2 8 (27.59%) SOA
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.24%) API Design
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Data Mapping
4 5 (17.24%) SDLC
5 4 (13.79%) Change Control
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Use Case
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) V-Model
7 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) MuleSoft
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Twitter
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Trillium