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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 80 58 90
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +32
Contract jobs citing Analytics 71 79 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.41% 2.67% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 3.33% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 20
Median daily rate £400 £378 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -7.31%
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
2459 2372 2112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.58% 80.27% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1405 1223 1164
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £262 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 63 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.89 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -36 28 £388 +1.97% 20
Renfrewshire -24 16 £385 -5.52% 1
Glasgow +3 15 £400 +63.26% 6
Stirling +8 5 £538 +43.33%
Aberdeenshire - 2 £204 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 £350 - 1
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (32.47%) Finance
2 37 (24.03%) Microsoft
3 34 (22.08%) Banking
4 28 (18.18%) Migration
5 27 (17.53%) Data Analytics
6 25 (16.23%) SAS
7 24 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (14.94%) CMS
8 23 (14.94%) Degree
8 23 (14.94%) User Experience
9 22 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (13.64%) Google
10 21 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (12.99%) Google Analytics
11 20 (12.99%) Retail
12 19 (12.34%) Content Management
13 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (11.69%) SQL
14 17 (11.04%) Project Management
15 16 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (9.74%) HTML
16 15 (9.74%) Data Migration
16 15 (9.74%) Retail Banking
17 14 (9.09%) Web Development
17 14 (9.09%) SEO
17 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
18 13 (8.44%) Data Management
18 13 (8.44%) VMware
19 12 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing

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 25 (16.23%) SAS
2 23 (14.94%) CMS
3 11 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 8 (5.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (3.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.95%) Apache
6 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.30%) Drupal
7 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.65%) Confluence
8 1 (0.65%) IIS
8 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.60%) MS Project
3 4 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Radian6
1 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.99%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.95%) AdWords
5 2 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.65%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.65%) SaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) NetScaler
2 7 (4.55%) HTTP
2 7 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 6 (3.90%) Firewall
4 4 (2.60%) Internet
5 3 (1.95%) DNS
6 1 (0.65%) 802.11
6 1 (0.65%) HSRP
6 1 (0.65%) IPsec
6 1 (0.65%) OSPF
6 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.14%) Big Data
3 7 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.90%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.30%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.30%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.30%) HDInsight
7 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.30%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) NUnit
2 4 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.60%) Jasmine
2 4 (2.60%) JIRA
2 4 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (1.95%) gulp
3 3 (1.95%) Protractor
4 2 (1.30%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.30%) Selenium
4 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.65%) Checkstyle
5 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.65%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.65%) Grunt
5 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
General
1 50 (32.47%) Finance
2 34 (22.08%) Banking
3 20 (12.99%) Retail
4 15 (9.74%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.25%) Marketing
6 4 (2.60%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (29.22%) Analyst
2 20 (12.99%) Developer
3 16 (10.39%) Architect
4 15 (9.74%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.79%) Content Editor
6 10 (6.49%) Citrix Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Data Analyst
7 9 (5.84%) Analytics Manager
8 8 (5.19%) SAS Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.90%) Big Data Architect
10 6 (3.90%) Consultant
10 6 (3.90%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.25%) Analytics Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Data Analytics Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Designer
11 5 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.25%) Sitecore Architect
11 5 (3.25%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.74%) HTML
2 11 (7.14%) CSS
3 8 (5.19%) .NET
3 8 (5.19%) jQuery
4 7 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 7 (4.55%) Web Services
5 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.90%) HTML5
5 6 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (3.25%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.25%) LESS
6 5 (3.25%) Sass
7 4 (2.60%) CSS3
8 3 (1.95%) D3.js
8 3 (1.95%) JSON
8 3 (1.95%) Laravel
8 3 (1.95%) SVG
9 2 (1.30%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (1.30%) Regular Expression
9 2 (1.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) User Experience
2 22 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.55%) Copywriting
6 6 (3.90%) Credit Risk
6 6 (3.90%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.25%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.25%) iPad
8 4 (2.60%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.95%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.95%) Social Media
10 2 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.30%) Psychology
11 1 (0.65%) Informatics
11 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.65%) NHS
11 1 (0.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.30%) Linux
2 2 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.18%) Migration
2 27 (17.53%) Data Analytics
3 22 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.34%) Content Management
6 17 (11.04%) Project Management
7 16 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (9.74%) Data Migration
9 14 (9.09%) SEO
9 14 (9.09%) Web Development
10 13 (8.44%) Data Management
11 12 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (7.14%) Data Modelling
12 11 (7.14%) ETL
12 11 (7.14%) Information Security
12 11 (7.14%) Visual Analytics
13 9 (5.84%) Data Analysis
13 9 (5.84%) MVC
13 9 (5.84%) Software Distribution
13 9 (5.84%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.69%) SQL
2 12 (7.79%) Java
3 11 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 10 (6.49%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.84%) C#
5 9 (5.84%) Python
6 5 (3.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.60%) Perl
7 4 (2.60%) PHP
8 3 (1.95%) VBA
9 2 (1.30%) C
9 2 (1.30%) R
9 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) VB
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (14.94%) Degree
2 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.79%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.30%) ISEB
6 2 (1.30%) MBA
7 1 (0.65%) CISSP
7 1 (0.65%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.30%) FINREP
3 2 (1.30%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) FATCA
4 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) XenApp
1 12 (7.79%) XenDesktop
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.30%) Docker
4 1 (0.65%) Firmware
4 1 (0.65%) HDFS
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 9 (5.84%) SCCM
2 3 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.30%) Mesos
3 2 (1.30%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.65%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.65%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.65%) QRadar
4 1 (0.65%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 37 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.64%) Google
3 13 (8.44%) VMware
4 12 (7.79%) Citrix
5 11 (7.14%) AppSense
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle
6 9 (5.84%) Sitecore
6 9 (5.84%) Teradata
7 6 (3.90%) HP
8 5 (3.25%) Adobe
9 3 (1.95%) OpenText
9 3 (1.95%) Splunk
10 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.30%) IBM
10 2 (1.30%) Informatica
10 2 (1.30%) Qualys
10 2 (1.30%) Trillium
11 1 (0.65%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
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