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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 55 73 103
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +30
Contract jobs citing Analytics 106 60 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.55% 1.98% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.50% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 39 9
Median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £261 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.50%
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 £19.61 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -52.50%
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
2473 2402 2031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.76% 79.12% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1309 1081
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 64 27
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -2 50 £398 -0.50% 11
Glasgow +15 25 £200 -18.36% 8
Renfrewshire -19 14 £360 -28.00% 1
Stirling - 5 £550 - 1
Fife - 4 £400 -
West Lothian - 3 £190 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 67 (40.61%) Finance
2 47 (28.48%) Banking
3 35 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 29 (17.58%) SQL
5 29 (17.58%) Data Analytics
6 27 (16.36%) Migration
7 26 (15.76%) SAS
8 24 (14.55%) User Experience
9 23 (13.94%) Google
9 23 (13.94%) Google Analytics
10 22 (13.33%) Degree
11 21 (12.73%) Retail
12 20 (12.12%) Data Analysis
12 20 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (11.52%) CMS
13 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (10.91%) Data Migration
14 18 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (10.30%) Retail Banking
16 16 (9.70%) Content Management
16 16 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (9.70%) Project Management
16 16 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (8.48%) MS Excel
17 14 (8.48%) Security Cleared
17 14 (8.48%) Data Quality
18 13 (7.88%) Data Management
18 13 (7.88%) Web Development
18 13 (7.88%) Data Modelling

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 (15.76%) SAS
2 19 (11.52%) CMS
3 10 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.42%) MS Project
4 3 (1.82%) MS Office
4 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) Radian6
1 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.94%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.82%) AdWords
5 2 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.21%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.61%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) NetScaler
2 7 (4.24%) Firewall
3 5 (3.03%) HTTP
3 5 (3.03%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.42%) DNS
5 3 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) 802.11
6 1 (0.61%) HSRP
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) IPsec
6 1 (0.61%) OSPF
6 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.67%) Big Data
4 10 (6.06%) Star Schema
5 9 (5.45%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.85%) MS Access
7 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (2.42%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.82%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.21%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.21%) HDInsight
9 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) JIRA
2 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.82%) gulp
2 3 (1.82%) Jasmine
2 3 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (1.82%) Protractor
3 2 (1.21%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.21%) NUnit
4 1 (0.61%) ERwin
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (40.61%) Finance
2 47 (28.48%) Banking
3 21 (12.73%) Retail
4 17 (10.30%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.64%) General Ledger
6 5 (3.03%) Marketing
7 4 (2.42%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.42%) Publishing
8 2 (1.21%) Legal
9 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (36.36%) Analyst
2 18 (10.91%) Business Analyst
3 16 (9.70%) Content Editor
4 15 (9.09%) Developer
5 12 (7.27%) Architect
6 11 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Analytics Manager
8 8 (4.85%) SAS Analyst
8 8 (4.85%) SAS Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Security Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) Consultant
10 6 (3.64%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.03%) Data Manager
11 5 (3.03%) Designer
11 5 (3.03%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.03%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.03%) Web Content Editor
11 5 (3.03%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.85%) HTML
2 5 (3.03%) CSS
3 4 (2.42%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.42%) CSS3
3 4 (2.42%) HTML5
4 3 (1.82%) .NET
4 3 (1.82%) Laravel
4 3 (1.82%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.82%) SVG
5 2 (1.21%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.21%) jQuery
5 2 (1.21%) LESS
5 2 (1.21%) Sass
5 2 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.21%) Web Services
6 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.61%) REST
6 1 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) User Experience
2 16 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.85%) Copywriting
4 8 (4.85%) Data Extraction
5 7 (4.24%) Credit Risk
5 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.64%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.03%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.42%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.21%) iPad
9 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.21%) Psychology
9 2 (1.21%) Social Media
10 1 (0.61%) Informatics
10 1 (0.61%) NHS
10 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.42%) Windows
2 2 (1.21%) Linux
2 2 (1.21%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.58%) Data Analytics
2 27 (16.36%) Migration
3 20 (12.12%) Data Analysis
3 20 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (10.91%) Data Migration
6 16 (9.70%) Content Management
6 16 (9.70%) Project Management
7 13 (7.88%) Data Management
7 13 (7.88%) Data Modelling
7 13 (7.88%) ETL
7 13 (7.88%) SEO
7 13 (7.88%) Web Development
8 12 (7.27%) Information Security
9 11 (6.67%) Visual Analytics
10 9 (5.45%) Information Assurance
10 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.45%) Software Testing
10 9 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.58%) SQL
2 12 (7.27%) Java
3 11 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 10 (6.06%) Python
5 8 (4.85%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.03%) C#
6 5 (3.03%) Perl
6 5 (3.03%) VBA
7 3 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.82%) PHP
8 2 (1.21%) C
8 2 (1.21%) R
8 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
9 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (13.33%) Degree
2 16 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.48%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.42%) ISEB
7 2 (1.21%) CISSP
7 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.21%) MBA
7 2 (1.21%) SANS
8 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.48%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (4.85%) QA
4 6 (3.64%) FATCA
5 2 (1.21%) FINREP
6 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (7.27%) XenApp
1 12 (7.27%) XenDesktop
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.21%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.61%) Firmware
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (3.64%) SCCM
2 2 (1.21%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.21%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.21%) Mesos
2 2 (1.21%) QRadar
2 2 (1.21%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 30 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.94%) Google
3 13 (7.88%) VMware
4 12 (7.27%) Citrix
5 11 (6.67%) AppSense
5 11 (6.67%) Teradata
6 10 (6.06%) Oracle
7 6 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (3.03%) Adobe
8 5 (3.03%) Sitecore
9 4 (2.42%) HP
9 4 (2.42%) Informatica
9 4 (2.42%) Splunk
10 3 (1.82%) IBM
11 2 (1.21%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.21%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.21%) MapR
11 2 (1.21%) Pega
11 2 (1.21%) Qualys
11 2 (1.21%) Trillium
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