The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 55 88 65
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 76 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.52% 1.53% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 1.68% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 24
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£343 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £128 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £448 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 - £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 - £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2807 2439 2360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.04% 91.01% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1432 1334 1124
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 58 70
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 42 £325 -10.34% 3
Edinburgh +14 30 £350 -12.50% 6
Stirling -4 1 £375 -
Inverclyde - 1 £325 -
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Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 91 (54.82%) Finance
2 64 (38.55%) SQL
3 58 (34.94%) Data Analysis
4 48 (28.92%) Banking
5 42 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (19.28%) Migration
7 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
8 27 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (15.66%) Data Mapping
10 25 (15.06%) Data Migration
11 22 (13.25%) Data Management
12 21 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (12.05%) Business Analysis
13 20 (12.05%) Data Modelling
14 19 (11.45%) Data Quality
15 18 (10.84%) SAS
16 17 (10.24%) MS PowerPoint
17 16 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (9.04%) Data Mining
18 15 (9.04%) Oracle
19 14 (8.43%) MS Access
20 13 (7.83%) Retail
20 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
21 12 (7.23%) Data Transformation
21 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
22 11 (6.63%) Project Management
22 11 (6.63%) ETL
22 11 (6.63%) Financial Institution
22 11 (6.63%) Data Cleansing
23 10 (6.02%) Data Centre

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.84%) SAS
2 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.81%) Lync
3 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.41%) MS Office
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.20%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) LAN
1 4 (2.41%) VoIP
1 4 (2.41%) WAN
1 4 (2.41%) DNS
1 4 (2.41%) SAN
2 3 (1.81%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) iSCSI
2 3 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (1.81%) DHCP
2 3 (1.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (9.04%) Data Mining
3 14 (8.43%) MS Access
4 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.01%) OLAP
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) DB2
8 1 (0.60%) QlikView
8 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Subversion
2 1 (0.60%) Toad
2 1 (0.60%) LSMW
General
1 91 (54.82%) Finance
2 48 (28.92%) Banking
3 13 (7.83%) Retail
4 11 (6.63%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.22%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.01%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.61%) Reference Data
4 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.41%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.81%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.81%) Statistics
6 3 (1.81%) FMCG
7 2 (1.20%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.01%) UNIX
1 5 (3.01%) Windows
1 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.94%) Data Analysis
2 32 (19.28%) Migration
3 27 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (15.66%) Data Mapping
5 25 (15.06%) Data Migration
6 22 (13.25%) Data Management
7 21 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (12.05%) Data Modelling
8 20 (12.05%) Business Analysis
9 12 (7.23%) Data Transformation
10 11 (6.63%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (6.63%) ETL
10 11 (6.63%) Project Management
11 7 (4.22%) UML
11 7 (4.22%) Validation
11 7 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.22%) Data Governance
12 6 (3.61%) Change Management
12 6 (3.61%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.55%) SQL
2 7 (4.22%) VBA
3 3 (1.81%) VB
4 2 (1.20%) C
5 1 (0.60%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) CRISC
3 1 (0.60%) HND
3 1 (0.60%) CISA
3 1 (0.60%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.20%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
4 1 (0.60%) MiFID
4 1 (0.60%) FATCA
4 1 (0.60%) EMIR
4 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) VMware ESX
1 5 (3.01%) vSphere
2 3 (1.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (9.04%) Oracle
2 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.61%) SAP
3 6 (3.61%) Teradata
4 5 (3.01%) HP
4 5 (3.01%) VMware
5 4 (2.41%) Cisco
6 3 (1.81%) Tableau
7 2 (1.20%) Charles River
7 2 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.20%) Trillium
8 1 (0.60%) Sun
8 1 (0.60%) Cognos
8 1 (0.60%) Sybase
8 1 (0.60%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.60%) Pega
8 1 (0.60%) CommVault
8 1 (0.60%) Informatica
8 1 (0.60%) Remedy
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