The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 104 41 89
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +48
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 46 117 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.54% 3.88% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 4.90% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 73 16
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £22.10 £33.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.51% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.90 £19.81 £22.83
% change year-on-year
-29.84% -13.19%
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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
2480 2388 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.08% 79.26% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1285 1094
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £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 56 65 26
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 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Scotland region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 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 -20 33 £383 -4.37% 7
Renfrewshire -34 4 £215 -57.00%
Glasgow -37 3 £319 -17.74%
West Lothian +7 2 £325 -
Dundee - 1 - -
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Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 62 (53.91%) Finance
2 41 (35.65%) SQL
3 31 (26.96%) Banking
4 28 (24.35%) Data Modelling
5 25 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (20.00%) Oracle
7 21 (18.26%) Migration
7 21 (18.26%) Analytics
8 19 (16.52%) Data Quality
8 19 (16.52%) Data Migration
9 18 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
10 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (13.91%) Java
11 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
11 16 (13.91%) Oracle Database
12 15 (13.04%) ETL
12 15 (13.04%) GIS
13 14 (12.17%) ArcGIS
13 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (12.17%) .NET
13 14 (12.17%) AngularJS
13 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (12.17%) Open Source
13 14 (12.17%) Dojo
13 14 (12.17%) jQuery
14 13 (11.30%) PL/SQL
15 11 (9.57%) Star Schema
16 10 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
16 10 (8.70%) Unix

Data Analysis
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 14 (12.17%) ArcGIS
2 6 (5.22%) GeoServer
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.61%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Office
3 5 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.74%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.87%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (13.91%) Oracle Database
3 15 (13.04%) GIS
4 11 (9.57%) Star Schema
5 10 (8.70%) MS Access
6 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (7.83%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
8 7 (6.09%) PowerCenter
9 5 (4.35%) Big Data
9 5 (4.35%) QlikView
10 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.74%) Data Mart
12 2 (1.74%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.74%) DataStage
12 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) ERwin
2 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 62 (53.91%) Finance
2 31 (26.96%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Back Office
6 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.74%) Front Office
6 2 (1.74%) Law
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (61.74%) Analyst
2 26 (22.61%) Business Analyst
3 23 (20.00%) Developer
4 22 (19.13%) Data Analyst
5 14 (12.17%) GIS Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Angular Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Information Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Security Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Consultant
9 5 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Open Source Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Change Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Oracle Specialist
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.17%) .NET
1 14 (12.17%) AngularJS
1 14 (12.17%) Dojo
1 14 (12.17%) jQuery
2 6 (5.22%) OpenLayers
2 6 (5.22%) PostGIS
3 1 (0.87%) COM
3 1 (0.87%) Google Maps API
3 1 (0.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.87%) XML
3 1 (0.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.83%) User Experience
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.48%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.61%) CMDB
5 3 (2.61%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.74%) Derivative
6 2 (1.74%) Equities
6 2 (1.74%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (1.74%) Linux
2 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.35%) Data Modelling
2 21 (18.26%) Analytics
2 21 (18.26%) Migration
3 19 (16.52%) Data Migration
4 18 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
7 15 (13.04%) ETL
8 14 (12.17%) Open Source
8 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.70%) Quality Management
10 9 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.83%) Use Case
11 7 (6.09%) ETL Development
11 7 (6.09%) Information Security
12 6 (5.22%) BPR
12 6 (5.22%) Change Management
12 6 (5.22%) Data Stewardship
12 6 (5.22%) Web Development
12 6 (5.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.65%) SQL
2 16 (13.91%) Java
3 13 (11.30%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.35%) VBA
5 2 (1.74%) Clojure
5 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.74%) Ruby
5 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.87%) Python
6 1 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (6.09%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) ISEB
4 2 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) IIBA
5 1 (0.87%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.52%) Data Quality
2 9 (7.83%) QA
3 3 (2.61%) SLA
4 2 (1.74%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.74%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (20.00%) Oracle
2 10 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
3 7 (6.09%) Informatica
4 6 (5.22%) CA
5 5 (4.35%) Teradata
6 4 (3.48%) HP
6 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.48%) Trillium
7 3 (2.61%) IBM
8 2 (1.74%) Cognos
8 2 (1.74%) Google
8 2 (1.74%) Pega
8 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.74%) Tableau
8 2 (1.74%) Twitter
9 1 (0.87%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.87%) SAP
9 1 (0.87%) Splunk
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