The table below looks at the statistics for Customer Insight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Customer Insight over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Insight
Rank - 127 112
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.037% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.046% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 - £16.50
Customer Insight
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
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Customer Insight
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Customer Insight across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Customer Insight Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Customer Insight across the Scotland region.

Customer Insight Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Customer Insight
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Customer Insight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Customer Insight.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (20.00%) Pega
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking

Customer Insight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Customer Insight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Customer Insight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Research Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UX Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Pega