The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 63 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 9 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 1.38% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.45% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
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£380 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £170 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £411 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £317
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
Technical 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
801 622 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.90% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 335 387
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.10 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Sybase
2 4 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (8.33%) Intranet
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Sybase
1 4 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix