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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 66 61 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +41
Contract jobs citing Analytics 56 78 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.57% 2.44% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.96% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 17
Median daily rate £406 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £27.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-30.35% +35.00%
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
1778 2632 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.67% 82.25% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1075 1384 1174
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 0 19 £475 +26.66% 6
Glasgow -4 17 £400 +23.07% 4
Renfrewshire -17 7 £340 -20.00% 1
Aberdeen - 3 £290 -
South Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Stirling +1 2 £475 - 1
Falkirk - 2 £381 -
Dundee - 1 £350 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 42 (33.33%) Finance
2 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 30 (23.81%) SQL
4 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (18.25%) HTML
5 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (18.25%) Degree
6 22 (17.46%) Banking
7 21 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (15.87%) Migration
9 19 (15.08%) SAS
10 18 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (14.29%) Java
10 18 (14.29%) Project Management
10 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (12.70%) Computer Science
11 16 (12.70%) SCCM
11 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
11 16 (12.70%) CMS
11 16 (12.70%) CSS
11 16 (12.70%) Software Distribution
11 16 (12.70%) Virtual Environments
12 15 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (11.90%) OpenStack
12 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (11.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
13 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 13 (10.32%) jQuery

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 (15.08%) SAS
2 16 (12.70%) CMS
3 15 (11.90%) OpenStack
4 8 (6.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.97%) Apache
6 2 (1.59%) Drupal
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.59%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.79%) Confluence
7 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
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%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.79%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) HTTP
1 12 (9.52%) HTTPS
1 12 (9.52%) NetScaler
2 8 (6.35%) DNS
2 8 (6.35%) Firewall
3 5 (3.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (10.32%) Big Data
3 8 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.56%) QlikView
4 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.97%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.38%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.38%) KDB
6 3 (2.38%) Kdb+
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.59%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.59%) Power BI
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Jasmine
1 6 (4.76%) JIRA
1 6 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.97%) NUnit
3 4 (3.17%) Grunt
4 2 (1.59%) gulp
4 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.59%) Protractor
4 2 (1.59%) Selenium
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%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (33.33%) Finance
2 22 (17.46%) Banking
3 12 (9.52%) Marketing
4 6 (4.76%) Retail
5 4 (3.17%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Analyst
2 23 (18.25%) Developer
3 12 (9.52%) Architect
4 10 (7.94%) Analytics Manager
4 10 (7.94%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (6.35%) Splunk Engineer
6 7 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
7 6 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 6 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (3.97%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Consultant
8 5 (3.97%) SCCM Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Sitecore Architect
8 5 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.17%) Data Analytics Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Data Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.17%) SAS Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.25%) HTML
2 16 (12.70%) CSS
3 13 (10.32%) jQuery
4 11 (8.73%) HTML5
5 10 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 7 (5.56%) .NET
7 7 (5.56%) LESS
7 7 (5.56%) Sass
7 7 (5.56%) Web Services
8 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.76%) JSON
9 5 (3.97%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.97%) D3.js
9 5 (3.97%) Highcharts JS
10 4 (3.17%) React
10 4 (3.17%) REST
10 4 (3.17%) RxJS
11 3 (2.38%) CSS3
11 3 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 7 (5.56%) User Experience
5 6 (4.76%) Data Extraction
5 6 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.97%) iPad
7 4 (3.17%) Credit Risk
7 4 (3.17%) Derivative
8 3 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.59%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.59%) Social Media
9 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.79%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Linux
2 7 (5.56%) Windows
3 6 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (15.87%) Migration
3 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.29%) Project Management
4 16 (12.70%) Software Distribution
4 16 (12.70%) Virtual Environments
5 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.52%) ITIL
7 11 (8.73%) Data Analytics
7 11 (8.73%) Risk Management
8 10 (7.94%) Content Management
8 10 (7.94%) Service Design
9 9 (7.14%) SDLC
9 9 (7.14%) SIEM
9 9 (7.14%) Web Development
10 8 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.35%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.35%) Open Source
11 7 (5.56%) MVC
11 7 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.81%) SQL
2 18 (14.29%) Java
3 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.73%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.94%) C#
5 10 (7.94%) Perl
5 10 (7.94%) Python
6 6 (4.76%) VBA
7 5 (3.97%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.38%) PHP
8 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.38%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.25%) Degree
1 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 12 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.38%) CISSP
5 3 (2.38%) SANS
6 1 (0.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (9.52%) XenApp
2 12 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.59%) Docker
4 1 (0.79%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) SCCM
2 15 (11.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.38%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (2.38%) QRadar
4 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.59%) Mesos
5 1 (0.79%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.79%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Citrix
2 12 (9.52%) VMware
3 11 (8.73%) AppSense
4 10 (7.94%) Oracle
5 9 (7.14%) Google
5 9 (7.14%) HP
5 9 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 9 (7.14%) Splunk
6 8 (6.35%) Teradata
7 5 (3.97%) OpenText
8 4 (3.17%) Tableau
9 3 (2.38%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.38%) IBM
9 3 (2.38%) Infor
9 3 (2.38%) MapR
9 3 (2.38%) Symantec
10 2 (1.59%) Cognos
11 1 (0.79%) Sybase
11 1 (0.79%) Trillium
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
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