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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 64 62 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Contract jobs citing Analytics 87 75 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.96% 2.56% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 3.22% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 11
Median daily rate £375 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.62 £31.70 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.86% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.06 £31.70 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-36.73% +49.17%
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
2427 2329 1953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.69% 79.57% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1233 1087
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 62 36
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 May 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 -17 37 £375 -1.31% 14
Glasgow +9 19 £300 +22.44% 5
Renfrewshire - 15 £385 -
Stirling +10 7 £538 +43.33% 1
Fife - 4 £400 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 £350 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 61 (36.09%) Finance
2 41 (24.26%) Banking
3 35 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
5 29 (17.16%) Migration
6 28 (16.57%) Data Analytics
7 27 (15.98%) SQL
8 26 (15.38%) SAS
9 25 (14.79%) User Experience
10 24 (14.20%) Google
10 24 (14.20%) Degree
10 24 (14.20%) Google Analytics
11 22 (13.02%) CMS
12 21 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (12.43%) Data Analysis
12 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (11.83%) Retail
13 20 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (10.06%) Data Migration
15 16 (9.47%) Retail Banking
15 16 (9.47%) Content Management
16 15 (8.88%) Security Cleared
16 15 (8.88%) Project Management
16 15 (8.88%) SEO
17 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
17 14 (8.28%) Web Development
17 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
18 13 (7.69%) Data Quality

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 26 (15.38%) SAS
2 22 (13.02%) CMS
3 10 (5.92%) OpenStack
4 8 (4.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (3.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.59%) Drupal
8 1 (0.59%) IIS
8 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.37%) MS Project
4 3 (1.78%) MS Office
4 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.59%) Radian6
1 1 (0.59%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.20%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.78%) AdWords
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.59%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.59%) SaaS
6 1 (0.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.10%) NetScaler
2 6 (3.55%) Firewall
2 6 (3.55%) HTTP
2 6 (3.55%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.78%) DNS
3 3 (1.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.59%) 802.11
4 1 (0.59%) HSRP
4 1 (0.59%) Intranet
4 1 (0.59%) IPsec
4 1 (0.59%) OSPF
4 1 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.10%) Big Data
4 10 (5.92%) Star Schema
5 9 (5.33%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.73%) MS Access
7 6 (3.55%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.18%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.18%) Base SAS
10 2 (1.18%) HDInsight
10 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.18%) QlikView
10 2 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.96%) NUnit
2 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.78%) gulp
2 3 (1.78%) Jasmine
2 3 (1.78%) JIRA
2 3 (1.78%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (1.78%) Protractor
3 2 (1.18%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (36.09%) Finance
2 41 (24.26%) Banking
3 20 (11.83%) Retail
4 16 (9.47%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.37%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.37%) Marketing
5 4 (2.37%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.37%) Publishing
6 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (34.91%) Analyst
2 17 (10.06%) Architect
2 17 (10.06%) Business Analyst
2 17 (10.06%) Developer
3 16 (9.47%) Content Editor
4 12 (7.10%) Data Analyst
5 10 (5.92%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (4.73%) Analytics Manager
6 8 (4.73%) Data Architect
6 8 (4.73%) SAS Developer
7 7 (4.14%) SAS Analyst
7 7 (4.14%) Security Analyst
8 6 (3.55%) Big Data Architect
8 6 (3.55%) Consultant
8 6 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.96%) Analytics Developer
9 5 (2.96%) Data Analytics Manager
9 5 (2.96%) Designer
9 5 (2.96%) Sitecore Architect
9 5 (2.96%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.33%) HTML
2 6 (3.55%) .NET
2 6 (3.55%) CSS
3 5 (2.96%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.96%) HTML5
3 5 (2.96%) Web Services
4 4 (2.37%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.37%) CSS3
5 3 (1.78%) Laravel
5 3 (1.78%) Sass
5 3 (1.78%) SVG
6 2 (1.18%) jQuery
6 2 (1.18%) LESS
6 2 (1.18%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.59%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.59%) D3.js
7 1 (0.59%) REST
7 1 (0.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) User Experience
2 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.73%) Copywriting
6 6 (3.55%) Credit Risk
6 6 (3.55%) Data Extraction
6 6 (3.55%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.96%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.96%) iPad
8 4 (2.37%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.78%) Social Media
10 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.18%) Psychology
11 1 (0.59%) Informatics
11 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.59%) NHS
11 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.14%) Windows
2 2 (1.18%) Unix
3 1 (0.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.59%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.16%) Migration
2 28 (16.57%) Data Analytics
3 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (12.43%) Data Analysis
4 20 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (10.06%) Data Migration
6 16 (9.47%) Content Management
7 15 (8.88%) Project Management
7 15 (8.88%) SEO
8 14 (8.28%) Web Development
9 13 (7.69%) Data Management
9 13 (7.69%) Information Security
10 12 (7.10%) Data Modelling
10 12 (7.10%) ETL
11 11 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.51%) Visual Analytics
12 9 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.98%) SQL
2 12 (7.10%) Java
3 11 (6.51%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.33%) Python
5 8 (4.73%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.14%) C#
7 5 (2.96%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.37%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.37%) Perl
8 4 (2.37%) PHP
8 4 (2.37%) VBA
9 2 (1.18%) C
9 2 (1.18%) R
9 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.59%) C++
10 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.59%) Scala
10 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.20%) Degree
2 17 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.10%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.37%) ISEB
7 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.18%) MBA
8 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.59%) CISSP
8 1 (0.59%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 10 (5.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (4.73%) QA
4 4 (2.37%) FATCA
5 2 (1.18%) FINREP
6 1 (0.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (7.10%) XenApp
1 12 (7.10%) XenDesktop
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.18%) Docker
4 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.59%) Firmware
4 1 (0.59%) HDFS
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (4.73%) SCCM
2 3 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.18%) Mesos
3 2 (1.18%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.59%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.59%) QRadar
Vendors
1 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.20%) Google
3 13 (7.69%) VMware
4 12 (7.10%) Citrix
5 11 (6.51%) AppSense
6 10 (5.92%) Oracle
6 10 (5.92%) Teradata
7 8 (4.73%) Sitecore
8 6 (3.55%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (2.96%) Adobe
10 4 (2.37%) HP
11 3 (1.78%) Splunk
12 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.18%) IBM
12 2 (1.18%) Informatica
12 2 (1.18%) MapR
12 2 (1.18%) Qualys
12 2 (1.18%) Tableau
12 2 (1.18%) Trillium
13 1 (0.59%) Coremetrics
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