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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
UK / Scotland
Rank 56 53 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing Analytics 49 79 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.82% 3.06% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 3.71% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 56 34
Median daily rate £425 £370 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+83.92% -22.22%

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
1462 2131 2215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.02% 82.60% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1142 1258
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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
Edinburgh -5 22 £463 +14.90% 24
Glasgow -5 18 £450 +60.71%
Aberdeen - 6 £300 - 1
Stirling +7 1 £425 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £450 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 44 (34.11%) Finance
2 24 (18.60%) HTML
3 22 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (15.50%) Java
4 20 (15.50%) CSS
4 20 (15.50%) Data Analytics
4 20 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (14.73%) SQL
5 19 (14.73%) Google
5 19 (14.73%) Google Analytics
6 18 (13.95%) Degree
6 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 17 (13.18%) Linux
7 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
9 15 (11.63%) SAS
9 15 (11.63%) Python
9 15 (11.63%) Project Management
9 15 (11.63%) Marketing
9 15 (11.63%) Big Data
9 15 (11.63%) Splunk
10 14 (10.85%) Firewall
10 14 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (10.08%) CMS
11 13 (10.08%) Web Development
11 13 (10.08%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (10.08%) Service Design
12 11 (8.53%) Perl
12 11 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.53%) User Experience

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 15 (11.63%) SAS
2 13 (10.08%) CMS
3 7 (5.43%) Apache
4 5 (3.88%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.73%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.33%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) AdWords
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.78%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.85%) Firewall
2 10 (7.75%) DNS
3 8 (6.20%) HTTP
3 8 (6.20%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.88%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.63%) Big Data
2 14 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.98%) QlikView
4 7 (5.43%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.88%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.88%) KDB
5 5 (3.88%) Kdb+
5 5 (3.88%) Looker
5 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.33%) GIS
7 3 (2.33%) Power BI
8 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.55%) QGIS
8 2 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Axure RP
1 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.88%) JIRA
2 2 (1.55%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.78%) ERwin
3 1 (0.78%) Grunt
3 1 (0.78%) gulp
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.78%) Protractor
3 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 44 (34.11%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Marketing
3 9 (6.98%) Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Legal
5 3 (2.33%) Law
6 2 (1.55%) Publishing
6 2 (1.55%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (20.93%) Analyst
2 15 (11.63%) Developer
2 15 (11.63%) Web Manager
3 12 (9.30%) Consultant
4 9 (6.98%) Architect
4 9 (6.98%) Production Manager
4 9 (6.98%) Splunk Engineer
4 9 (6.98%) Web Production Manager
5 7 (5.43%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Analytics Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Designer
6 6 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (3.88%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.88%) Development Manager
7 5 (3.88%) KDB Developer
7 5 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (3.88%) Web Development Manager
8 4 (3.10%) Business Consultant
8 4 (3.10%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.60%) HTML
2 20 (15.50%) CSS
3 10 (7.75%) jQuery
3 10 (7.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (4.65%) HTML5
5 4 (3.10%) .NET
5 4 (3.10%) J2EE
6 3 (2.33%) Apache CXF
6 3 (2.33%) JSON
6 3 (2.33%) Regular Expression
6 3 (2.33%) REST
6 3 (2.33%) Spring
6 3 (2.33%) Web Services
7 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.55%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.55%) MDX
7 2 (1.55%) Middleware
7 2 (1.55%) PostGIS
7 2 (1.55%) Sass
7 2 (1.55%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.08%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (8.53%) User Experience
4 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.65%) Credit Risk
6 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.33%) Social Media
8 2 (1.55%) Derivative
8 2 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.55%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.55%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.78%) Equities
9 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.18%) Linux
2 10 (7.75%) Unix
3 4 (3.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (15.50%) Data Analytics
3 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.63%) Project Management
5 13 (10.08%) Service Design
5 13 (10.08%) Web Development
6 11 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (7.75%) ITIL
7 10 (7.75%) SIEM
7 10 (7.75%) Software Distribution
7 10 (7.75%) Virtual Environments
7 10 (7.75%) Web Design
8 9 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (6.98%) Visualisation
9 8 (6.20%) Content Management
9 8 (6.20%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.20%) Data Management
9 8 (6.20%) ETL
9 8 (6.20%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.43%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.50%) Java
2 19 (14.73%) SQL
3 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.63%) Python
5 11 (8.53%) Perl
6 3 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.55%) R
7 2 (1.55%) VBA
8 1 (0.78%) C#
8 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.78%) PHP
8 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Degree
2 8 (6.20%) CISSP
2 8 (6.20%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.88%) SANS
5 3 (2.33%) CEH
6 2 (1.55%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.78%) APMP
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.88%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) BS7666
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) SCCM
2 9 (6.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (4.65%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (3.88%) ArcSight ESM
4 5 (3.88%) QRadar
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.78%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 19 (14.73%) Google
2 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.63%) Splunk
4 9 (6.98%) OpenText
5 8 (6.20%) Tableau
6 6 (4.65%) Cisco
6 6 (4.65%) NetWitness
6 6 (4.65%) Oracle
6 6 (4.65%) Sourcefire
7 5 (3.88%) ArcSight
7 5 (3.88%) HP
7 5 (3.88%) IBM
7 5 (3.88%) MapR
7 5 (3.88%) Palo Alto
7 5 (3.88%) Symantec
8 4 (3.10%) Adobe
8 4 (3.10%) Cognos
9 3 (2.33%) Teradata
10 2 (1.55%) Omniture
10 2 (1.55%) Twitter
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