The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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 Scotland 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst Programmer
Rank 123 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 5 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 1.16% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.25% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 13
Average daily rate £350 £308 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% +12.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £256 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £321 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £36.00
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2463 2162 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.77% 92.99% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1063 1321
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Analyst Programmer
UK

Analyst Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Analyst Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Analyst Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Analyst Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Analyst Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Analyst Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Analyst Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 5 £350 +16.37%
Edinburgh - - - -
Analyst Programmer
UK

Analyst Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Analyst Programmer 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 Analyst Programmer in their job title.

1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (40.00%) J2EE
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (36.00%) MS Access
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) VBA
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (32.00%) VB
6 8 (32.00%) JSP
6 8 (32.00%) Servlets
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (32.00%) Spring
6 8 (32.00%) JSF
6 8 (32.00%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (32.00%) VB6
6 8 (32.00%) JSTL
7 7 (28.00%) Intranet
8 5 (20.00%) Sun
8 5 (20.00%) Sun Certification

Analyst Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Analyst Programmer 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 Analyst Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (36.00%) MS Access
2 9 (36.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Ant
1 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
1 4 (16.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) J2EE
2 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) XML
3 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (32.00%) Spring
3 8 (32.00%) JSF
3 8 (32.00%) JSP
3 8 (32.00%) Servlets
3 8 (32.00%) JSTL
4 5 (20.00%) EJB
5 4 (16.00%) Struts
5 4 (16.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) Tapestry
7 2 (8.00%) WSDL
8 1 (4.00%) Middleware
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle ADF
8 1 (4.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) VBA
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) VB6
3 8 (32.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) RPG
5 1 (4.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Sun Certification
1 5 (20.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) IBM