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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 52 99 91
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 98 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.06% 1.30% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 1.66% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 20 7
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£375 £390 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £343 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £505 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £395 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.21% +16.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.10% -49.33%
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
2537 2173 1791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.28% 78.25% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1281 1142 905
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +26.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £91.20 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +29 65 £375 - 17
Glasgow +17 17 £308 -27.64% 6
Renfrewshire +4 4 £415 -1.19%
Stirling - 4 £375 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 77 (48.13%) Banking
2 74 (46.25%) Finance
3 68 (42.50%) Data Warehouse
4 54 (33.75%) SAS
5 34 (21.25%) SQL
6 33 (20.63%) Retail
6 33 (20.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (18.13%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (16.25%) ETL
10 25 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (14.38%) Teradata
12 22 (13.75%) Test Scripting
13 21 (13.13%) Data Analytics
14 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (12.50%) Data Analysis
15 17 (10.63%) Non-Functional Testing
15 17 (10.63%) Retail Banking
15 17 (10.63%) Marketing
15 17 (10.63%) Migration
16 16 (10.00%) Workflow
16 16 (10.00%) MS Excel
16 16 (10.00%) Test Planning
17 15 (9.38%) Big Data
17 15 (9.38%) QA
18 14 (8.75%) Spotfire
18 14 (8.75%) TIBCO iProcess
18 14 (8.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 14 (8.75%) TIBCO
18 14 (8.75%) BusinessWorks

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 54 (33.75%) SAS
2 6 (3.75%) CMS
3 4 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (8.75%) BusinessWorks
1 14 (8.75%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.88%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (42.50%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (9.38%) Big Data
3 14 (8.75%) Spotfire
3 14 (8.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 13 (8.13%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.88%) Data Mining
6 10 (6.25%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.13%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.13%) MS Access
9 4 (2.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.88%) QlikView
11 2 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.25%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.88%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.25%) Toad
3 1 (0.63%) Maven
3 1 (0.63%) Mocha
3 1 (0.63%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 77 (48.13%) Banking
2 74 (46.25%) Finance
3 33 (20.63%) Retail
4 17 (10.63%) Retail Banking
4 17 (10.63%) Marketing
5 6 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (31.88%) Analyst
2 18 (11.25%) Test Manager
2 18 (11.25%) Test Analyst
2 18 (11.25%) Test Leader
3 14 (8.75%) Designer
4 13 (8.13%) Risk Analyst
5 12 (7.50%) Developer
6 10 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
6 10 (6.25%) Architect
7 7 (4.38%) Consultant
8 6 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.75%) Credit Analyst
8 6 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (3.75%) Business Manager
8 6 (3.75%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.25%) RESTful
2 2 (1.25%) HTML5
2 2 (1.25%) HTML
2 2 (1.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.25%) CSS
2 2 (1.25%) SOAP
2 2 (1.25%) Web Services
2 2 (1.25%) Middleware
3 1 (0.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.63%) Spring
3 1 (0.63%) Ajax
3 1 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.63%) J2SE
3 1 (0.63%) Ember.js
3 1 (0.63%) J2EE
3 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 9 (5.63%) User Experience
3 9 (5.63%) Credit Risk
4 7 (4.38%) Social Media
5 5 (3.13%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.88%) Statistics
7 2 (1.25%) Blog
7 2 (1.25%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Equities
8 1 (0.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.88%) Linux
1 3 (1.88%) Android
1 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 29 (18.13%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.25%) ETL
5 22 (13.75%) Test Scripting
6 21 (13.13%) Data Analytics
7 20 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (10.63%) Migration
8 17 (10.63%) Non-Functional Testing
9 16 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 16 (10.00%) Workflow
10 13 (8.13%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.88%) Project Management
12 10 (6.25%) SOA
12 10 (6.25%) Data Management
12 10 (6.25%) Time Management
12 10 (6.25%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.00%) Data Modelling
14 7 (4.38%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.25%) SQL
2 11 (6.88%) VBA
3 7 (4.38%) C#
4 6 (3.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.88%) Java
6 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (7.50%) ISEB
1 12 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.25%) Degree
3 4 (2.50%) CRISC
3 4 (2.50%) CISA
4 3 (1.88%) CISM
4 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) MBA
5 2 (1.25%) ACCA
5 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.63%) CIMA
6 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) COBIT
3 2 (1.25%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Teradata
2 14 (8.75%) TIBCO
3 13 (8.13%) Informatica
4 11 (6.88%) Google
5 10 (6.25%) Oracle
5 10 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.75%) Pega
7 5 (3.13%) HP
8 4 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.50%) Adobe
9 3 (1.88%) Tableau
10 2 (1.25%) CA
11 1 (0.63%) Cognos
11 1 (0.63%) Omniture
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £330.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago