The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 53 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 79 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.63% 1.43% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 1.87% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 20 10
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£380 £390 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +53.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -36.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2345 2090 1851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 78.11% 76.50% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 1145 942
Average daily rate £365 £379 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.69% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £257 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 37 32
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £14.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.86 £38.50 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Analytics
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 Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +22 56 £380 +1.33% 20
Glasgow +2 13 £245 -30.00% 7
Renfrewshire 0 3 £408 -5.81%
Stirling - 1 £375 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics.

1 69 (50.36%) Banking
2 62 (45.26%) Finance
3 57 (41.61%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (32.85%) SAS
5 32 (23.36%) SQL
6 29 (21.17%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (20.44%) Retail
8 25 (18.25%) ETL
9 24 (17.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (16.06%) Teradata
12 19 (13.87%) Data Analysis
12 19 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (13.14%) Test Scripting
14 17 (12.41%) Marketing
15 16 (11.68%) Data Analytics
16 15 (10.95%) Migration
16 15 (10.95%) QA
17 14 (10.22%) NoSQL
18 12 (8.76%) Risk Management
18 12 (8.76%) Project Management
18 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
18 12 (8.76%) Non-Functional Testing
18 12 (8.76%) Retail Banking
19 11 (8.03%) Business Analysis
19 11 (8.03%) VBA
19 11 (8.03%) Informatica
20 10 (7.30%) Data Management
20 10 (7.30%) ISEB

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (32.85%) SAS
2 5 (3.65%) CMS
3 4 (2.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.73%) Node.js
4 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.57%) BusinessWorks
1 9 (6.57%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (2.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.73%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.61%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (10.22%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.30%) Big Data
4 9 (6.57%) Spotfire
4 9 (6.57%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.11%) Data Mining
6 7 (5.11%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.65%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 3 (2.19%) QlikView
9 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.46%) MS Access
10 2 (1.46%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.73%) DecisionStream
11 1 (0.73%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.73%) Maven
2 1 (0.73%) Mocha
2 1 (0.73%) Jasmine
2 1 (0.73%) Grunt
General
1 69 (50.36%) Banking
2 62 (45.26%) Finance
3 28 (20.44%) Retail
4 17 (12.41%) Marketing
5 12 (8.76%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (32.85%) Analyst
2 19 (13.87%) Test Manager
3 16 (11.68%) Test Analyst
4 13 (9.49%) Developer
5 11 (8.03%) Risk Analyst
5 11 (8.03%) Test Leader
6 10 (7.30%) Business Analyst
6 10 (7.30%) Solutions Designer
6 10 (7.30%) Designer
7 7 (5.11%) Architect
8 6 (4.38%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.38%) Credit Analyst
8 6 (4.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) SAS Administrator
9 5 (3.65%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) Administrator
9 5 (3.65%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) .NET
2 3 (2.19%) HTML
2 3 (2.19%) CSS
3 2 (1.46%) Web Services
3 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.46%) RESTful
3 2 (1.46%) HTML5
4 1 (0.73%) Ember.js
4 1 (0.73%) J2EE
4 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.73%) J2SE
4 1 (0.73%) Middleware
4 1 (0.73%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.73%) Spring
4 1 (0.73%) Ajax
4 1 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Data Integration
3 8 (5.84%) Credit Risk
4 7 (5.11%) Data Extraction
5 5 (3.65%) Social Media
6 4 (2.92%) User Experience
7 3 (2.19%) Statistics
8 2 (1.46%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.73%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.73%) Equities
9 1 (0.73%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.19%) Linux
1 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.17%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (18.25%) ETL
3 24 (17.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.87%) Data Analysis
6 18 (13.14%) Test Scripting
7 16 (11.68%) Data Analytics
8 15 (10.95%) Migration
9 12 (8.76%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.76%) Project Management
9 12 (8.76%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (8.03%) Business Analysis
11 10 (7.30%) Data Management
11 10 (7.30%) Test Planning
12 9 (6.57%) Risk Analytics
12 9 (6.57%) Workflow
12 9 (6.57%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.57%) Time Management
13 8 (5.84%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.36%) SQL
2 11 (8.03%) VBA
3 7 (5.11%) C#
4 6 (4.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.19%) Java
6 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.73%) C
7 1 (0.73%) C++
7 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (7.30%) ISEB
2 9 (6.57%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) CRISC
3 4 (2.92%) CISA
4 3 (2.19%) CISM
4 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.46%) MBA
6 1 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.73%) CIMA
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.73%) ACCA
6 1 (0.73%) MCSE
6 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.95%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) COBIT
3 2 (1.46%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (16.06%) Teradata
2 11 (8.03%) Informatica
3 10 (7.30%) Oracle
4 9 (6.57%) TIBCO
4 9 (6.57%) Google
5 7 (5.11%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.38%) Pega
7 5 (3.65%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.92%) Adobe
9 3 (2.19%) Cognos
9 3 (2.19%) Tableau
10 2 (1.46%) HP
11 1 (0.73%) CA
11 1 (0.73%) IBM
11 1 (0.73%) VMware
11 1 (0.73%) Omniture
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