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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
UK / Scotland
Rank 48 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 59 56 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.52% 2.20% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 2.76% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 26
Median daily rate £425 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.98 £16.09 £21.99
% change year-on-year
+67.65% -26.81%

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
1388 2032 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.77% 79.72% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 1103 1173
Median daily rate £375 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £47.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +18 24 £420 +20.00% 7
Edinburgh +4 16 £425 +6.25% 18
Aberdeen - 8 £325 -
Stirling +4 3 £425 -15.00%
Aberdeenshire - 2 £363 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 40 (33.06%) Finance
2 26 (21.49%) HTML
2 26 (21.49%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (18.18%) CSS
4 20 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
6 18 (14.88%) SQL
7 17 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (14.05%) Google
7 17 (14.05%) Google Analytics
8 16 (13.22%) Linux
8 16 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
9 15 (12.40%) Java
10 14 (11.57%) Firewall
10 14 (11.57%) Big Data
10 14 (11.57%) Data Analytics
11 13 (10.74%) Service Design
11 13 (10.74%) SAS
11 13 (10.74%) Project Management
12 12 (9.92%) Python
12 12 (9.92%) CMS
12 12 (9.92%) Marketing
12 12 (9.92%) Degree
12 12 (9.92%) Splunk
13 11 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (9.09%) Banking
13 11 (9.09%) jQuery
13 11 (9.09%) QlikView
13 11 (9.09%) Perl

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 13 (10.74%) SAS
2 12 (9.92%) CMS
3 6 (4.96%) Apache
4 5 (4.13%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.83%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.13%) Office 365
3 3 (2.48%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) AdWords
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.57%) Firewall
2 10 (8.26%) DNS
3 8 (6.61%) HTTP
3 8 (6.61%) HTTPS
4 5 (4.13%) Internet
5 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (11.57%) Big Data
3 11 (9.09%) QlikView
4 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.79%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.13%) Apache Hive
7 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (4.13%) KDB
7 5 (4.13%) Kdb+
7 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.31%) Looker
9 3 (2.48%) GIS
9 3 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.65%) Base SAS
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) JIRA
2 5 (4.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.13%) Jasmine
2 5 (4.13%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (3.31%) Axure RP
4 3 (2.48%) Grunt
5 2 (1.65%) gulp
5 2 (1.65%) Protractor
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (33.06%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Marketing
3 11 (9.09%) Banking
4 5 (4.13%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Legal
6 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.65%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (22.31%) Analyst
2 17 (14.05%) Developer
3 12 (9.92%) Web Manager
4 10 (8.26%) Architect
4 10 (8.26%) Consultant
5 8 (6.61%) Designer
5 8 (6.61%) Production Manager
5 8 (6.61%) Web Production Manager
6 7 (5.79%) Analytics Manager
6 7 (5.79%) Splunk Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Business Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.13%) KDB Developer
8 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (3.31%) Information Security Specialist
9 4 (3.31%) Information Specialist
9 4 (3.31%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.49%) HTML
2 22 (18.18%) CSS
3 11 (9.09%) jQuery
3 11 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (7.44%) HTML5
5 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.31%) Sass
7 3 (2.48%) Apache CXF
7 3 (2.48%) D3.js
7 3 (2.48%) Highcharts JS
7 3 (2.48%) J2EE
7 3 (2.48%) JSON
7 3 (2.48%) LESS
7 3 (2.48%) React
7 3 (2.48%) Regular Expression
7 3 (2.48%) REST
7 3 (2.48%) RxJS
7 3 (2.48%) Spring
8 2 (1.65%) SOAP
8 2 (1.65%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.44%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.61%) User Experience
5 6 (4.96%) Data Integration
6 5 (4.13%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.13%) Credit Risk
6 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.31%) Data Extraction
8 3 (2.48%) Statistics
9 2 (1.65%) Derivative
9 2 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.65%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.65%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.65%) Ontologies
9 2 (1.65%) Social Media
9 2 (1.65%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.22%) Linux
2 7 (5.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.49%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.57%) Data Analytics
4 13 (10.74%) Project Management
4 13 (10.74%) Service Design
5 10 (8.26%) SIEM
5 10 (8.26%) Software Distribution
5 10 (8.26%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (8.26%) Web Development
6 9 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.61%) Content Management
7 8 (6.61%) ITIL
7 8 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.61%) Web Design
8 7 (5.79%) Business Analytics
8 7 (5.79%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.79%) Data Management
8 7 (5.79%) SDLC
9 6 (4.96%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
2 18 (14.88%) SQL
3 15 (12.40%) Java
4 12 (9.92%) Python
5 11 (9.09%) Perl
6 4 (3.31%) VBA
7 3 (2.48%) C#
7 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.48%) VB
8 2 (1.65%) PHP
8 2 (1.65%) R
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Degree
2 8 (6.61%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.79%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.13%) CISSP
4 5 (4.13%) SANS
5 2 (1.65%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.13%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) BS7666
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (7.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) SCCM
2 9 (7.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (4.96%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (4.13%) ArcSight ESM
4 5 (4.13%) QRadar
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 17 (14.05%) Google
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.92%) Splunk
4 8 (6.61%) OpenText
4 8 (6.61%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) Cisco
5 6 (4.96%) NetWitness
5 6 (4.96%) Sourcefire
5 6 (4.96%) Tableau
6 5 (4.13%) ArcSight
6 5 (4.13%) HP
6 5 (4.13%) IBM
6 5 (4.13%) MapR
6 5 (4.13%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.13%) Symantec
7 4 (3.31%) Adobe
7 4 (3.31%) Cognos
8 3 (2.48%) Infor
8 3 (2.48%) Informatica
8 3 (2.48%) Teradata
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