The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 86 60 99
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +39
Contract jobs citing Analytics 39 81 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 2.47% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 3.02% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 20
Median daily rate £425 £364 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £276 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+45.83% +26.31%
Analytics
UK

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
1850 2681 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.63% 81.84% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1400 1155
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £269 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 30
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 20 £438 +18.24% 16
Glasgow -1 10 £400 +33.33% 4
Stirling +3 2 £475 - 2
Aberdeenshire - 2 £204 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Renfrewshire -14 1 - - 1
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 41 (32.54%) Finance
2 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
3 27 (21.43%) Banking
4 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (19.05%) SQL
5 24 (19.05%) Migration
6 23 (18.25%) Data Analytics
7 22 (17.46%) Degree
8 21 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (15.87%) SAS
9 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (15.08%) HTML
11 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (14.29%) Project Management
11 18 (14.29%) CMS
12 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (11.90%) Java
12 15 (11.90%) CSS
13 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 14 (11.11%) User Experience
14 13 (10.32%) Risk Management
14 13 (10.32%) VMware
14 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
15 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
15 12 (9.52%) Data Migration
15 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
15 12 (9.52%) Content Management
15 12 (9.52%) Citrix
15 12 (9.52%) Big Data

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.87%) SAS
2 18 (14.29%) CMS
3 11 (8.73%) OpenStack
4 8 (6.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.59%) Drupal
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.59%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.79%) Confluence
7 1 (0.79%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.17%) MS Office
5 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.79%) Radian6
2 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.38%) AdWords
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.59%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) NetScaler
2 7 (5.56%) HTTP
2 7 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 4 (3.17%) Firewall
4 3 (2.38%) DNS
4 3 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.52%) Big Data
3 7 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.17%) QlikView
5 4 (3.17%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.38%) KDB
6 3 (2.38%) Kdb+
6 3 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) MS Access
8 1 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Jasmine
1 6 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.97%) JIRA
2 5 (3.97%) NUnit
3 3 (2.38%) Grunt
3 3 (2.38%) gulp
3 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.38%) Protractor
3 3 (2.38%) Selenium
4 2 (1.59%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.79%) Checkstyle
5 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.79%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
General
1 41 (32.54%) Finance
2 27 (21.43%) Banking
3 11 (8.73%) Retail
4 10 (7.94%) Marketing
5 7 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Local Government
8 1 (0.79%) Publishing
8 1 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Analyst
2 23 (18.25%) Developer
3 14 (11.11%) Analytics Manager
4 12 (9.52%) Architect
5 10 (7.94%) Citrix Engineer
6 9 (7.14%) Data Manager
7 8 (6.35%) Data Analytics Manager
8 7 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) Data Architect
8 7 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.97%) Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) Designer
10 5 (3.97%) SAS Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Sitecore Architect
10 5 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.17%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) HTML
2 15 (11.90%) CSS
3 11 (8.73%) jQuery
4 10 (7.94%) AngularJS
5 9 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (6.35%) .NET
6 8 (6.35%) HTML5
6 8 (6.35%) LESS
6 8 (6.35%) Sass
7 7 (5.56%) Web Services
8 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.97%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.97%) D3.js
10 4 (3.17%) CSS3
10 4 (3.17%) Highcharts JS
10 4 (3.17%) JSON
11 3 (2.38%) Laravel
11 3 (2.38%) React
11 3 (2.38%) RESTful
11 3 (2.38%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.11%) User Experience
3 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (6.35%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.97%) Credit Risk
6 5 (3.97%) Data Extraction
6 5 (3.97%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.97%) iPad
7 4 (3.17%) Derivative
7 4 (3.17%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.59%) Psychology
9 2 (1.59%) Social Media
10 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.79%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.59%) Linux
2 2 (1.59%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) Android
3 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.79%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.05%) Migration
2 23 (18.25%) Data Analytics
3 21 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.29%) Project Management
6 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (10.32%) Risk Management
8 12 (9.52%) Content Management
8 12 (9.52%) Data Migration
9 9 (7.14%) Data Management
9 9 (7.14%) MVC
9 9 (7.14%) Software Distribution
9 9 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (7.14%) Web Development
10 8 (6.35%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.35%) Risk Analytics
10 8 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.56%) ITIL
11 7 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.05%) SQL
2 15 (11.90%) Java
3 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.73%) C#
4 11 (8.73%) PowerShell
5 9 (7.14%) Python
6 5 (3.97%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.97%) VBA
7 4 (3.17%) Perl
7 4 (3.17%) PHP
7 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.38%) VB
9 2 (1.59%) C
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.79%) R
10 1 (0.79%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Degree
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
4 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.59%) MBA
7 1 (0.79%) CISSP
7 1 (0.79%) ISEB
7 1 (0.79%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.59%) FINREP
2 2 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (9.52%) XenApp
1 12 (9.52%) XenDesktop
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.59%) Docker
4 1 (0.79%) HDFS
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 9 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.59%) Mesos
3 1 (0.79%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (0.79%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.79%) QRadar
3 1 (0.79%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) VMware
3 12 (9.52%) Citrix
4 11 (8.73%) AppSense
5 9 (7.14%) Google
5 9 (7.14%) Sitecore
6 8 (6.35%) Oracle
6 8 (6.35%) Teradata
7 6 (4.76%) HP
8 4 (3.17%) Adobe
9 3 (2.38%) OpenText
9 3 (2.38%) Splunk
10 2 (1.59%) Cognos
10 2 (1.59%) Infor
11 1 (0.79%) IBM
11 1 (0.79%) Informatica
11 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.79%) Reuters
11 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.79%) Trillium
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