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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 49 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 78 50 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.96% 1.75% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 2.20% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 17
Median daily rate £400 £403 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £272 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% -28.67%
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
1591 2271 2173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.72% 79.29% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 1205 1214
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +20 29 £450 +11.80% 19
Glasgow +10 21 £450 +12.50% 3
Aberdeen - 10 £313 -
Renfrewshire - 7 £346 -
Stirling -1 4 £378 -24.45%
Dundee - 1 £350 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £275 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 50 (40.32%) Finance
2 27 (21.77%) HTML
2 27 (21.77%) SQL
3 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (18.55%) CSS
5 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
6 19 (15.32%) SAS
6 19 (15.32%) Data Analytics
7 16 (12.90%) Java
7 16 (12.90%) Banking
7 16 (12.90%) jQuery
8 15 (12.10%) Marketing
8 15 (12.10%) Google
8 15 (12.10%) Linux
8 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
9 14 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (11.29%) Project Management
9 14 (11.29%) Google Analytics
9 14 (11.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (11.29%) Big Data
10 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (10.48%) Firewall
11 12 (9.68%) CMS
11 12 (9.68%) Python
11 12 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (8.87%) Software Distribution
12 11 (8.87%) Splunk
12 11 (8.87%) Virtual Environments

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 19 (15.32%) SAS
2 12 (9.68%) CMS
3 8 (6.45%) Apache
4 6 (4.84%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.42%) MS Office
4 2 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.29%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.03%) Office 365
3 3 (2.42%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.48%) Firewall
2 9 (7.26%) DNS
2 9 (7.26%) HTTP
2 9 (7.26%) HTTPS
3 5 (4.03%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) Big Data
1 14 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.26%) QlikView
3 8 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.65%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.03%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.03%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.23%) Looker
7 3 (2.42%) GIS
7 3 (2.42%) KDB
7 3 (2.42%) Kdb+
7 3 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.61%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.61%) Spatial Data
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.65%) JIRA
2 6 (4.84%) Jasmine
2 6 (4.84%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (3.23%) Grunt
4 2 (1.61%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.61%) gulp
4 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.61%) Protractor
4 2 (1.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Checkstyle
5 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.81%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (40.32%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Banking
3 15 (12.10%) Marketing
4 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Legal
4 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (24.19%) Analyst
2 19 (15.32%) Developer
3 16 (12.90%) Analytics Manager
4 10 (8.06%) Architect
4 10 (8.06%) Consultant
4 10 (8.06%) Web Manager
5 7 (5.65%) Designer
5 7 (5.65%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Production Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Splunk Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Web Production Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Analytics Consultant
7 5 (4.03%) Business Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Business Project Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Data Analytics Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Information Specialist
8 4 (3.23%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (3.23%) Technical Security Specialist
8 4 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.77%) HTML
2 23 (18.55%) CSS
3 16 (12.90%) jQuery
4 14 (11.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (7.26%) AngularJS
5 9 (7.26%) HTML5
6 7 (5.65%) LESS
7 6 (4.84%) JSON
7 6 (4.84%) Sass
8 5 (4.03%) D3.js
8 5 (4.03%) Highcharts JS
9 4 (3.23%) React
9 4 (3.23%) RxJS
10 3 (2.42%) Apache CXF
10 3 (2.42%) J2EE
10 3 (2.42%) Regular Expression
10 3 (2.42%) REST
10 3 (2.42%) Spring
10 3 (2.42%) Web Services
11 2 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.06%) Visualisation
3 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.84%) Credit Risk
3 6 (4.84%) Data Extraction
3 6 (4.84%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.84%) User Experience
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.23%) Derivative
6 3 (2.42%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.61%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.61%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (1.61%) Ontologies
7 2 (1.61%) Social Media
7 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Linux
2 6 (4.84%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (15.32%) Data Analytics
3 14 (11.29%) Project Management
4 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (8.87%) Content Management
6 11 (8.87%) Software Distribution
6 11 (8.87%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (8.87%) Web Development
7 10 (8.06%) Service Design
8 9 (7.26%) ITIL
8 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.26%) SDLC
8 9 (7.26%) SIEM
9 8 (6.45%) Web Design
10 7 (5.65%) CRM
10 7 (5.65%) Front End Development
10 7 (5.65%) Migration
10 7 (5.65%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.77%) SQL
2 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.90%) Java
4 12 (9.68%) Python
5 9 (7.26%) Perl
6 5 (4.03%) C#
6 5 (4.03%) VBA
7 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.42%) VB
8 2 (1.61%) PHP
8 2 (1.61%) R
9 1 (0.81%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.65%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.03%) CISSP
5 5 (4.03%) SANS
6 2 (1.61%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.03%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) BS7666
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) SCCM
2 10 (8.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (4.84%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (4.03%) ArcSight ESM
4 5 (4.03%) QRadar
5 1 (0.81%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.81%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (12.10%) Google
1 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) Splunk
3 9 (7.26%) OpenText
3 9 (7.26%) Oracle
4 7 (5.65%) HP
4 7 (5.65%) Teradata
5 6 (4.84%) Cisco
5 6 (4.84%) NetWitness
5 6 (4.84%) Sourcefire
5 6 (4.84%) Tableau
6 5 (4.03%) ArcSight
6 5 (4.03%) IBM
6 5 (4.03%) MapR
6 5 (4.03%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.03%) Symantec
7 4 (3.23%) Cognos
8 3 (2.42%) Adobe
8 3 (2.42%) Infor
8 3 (2.42%) Informatica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
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