The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Analytics over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 118 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 7 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.65% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.79% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
Median daily rate £475 £290 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.79% -42.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.42% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £29.62 -
% change year-on-year
+53.63% -
Data 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
1868 2653 2189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.65% 81.71% 79.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1381 1121
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 60 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data 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 Data Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 0 7 £475 +63.79% 1
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Banking
4 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) Migration
6 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
7 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
7 5 (21.74%) SAS
7 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
8 4 (17.39%) ETL
8 4 (17.39%) Python
8 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Retail
8 4 (17.39%) Data Management
8 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Document Management
9 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
9 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
9 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (13.04%) Teradata
9 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
9 3 (13.04%) Java
9 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
10 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements

Data 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 5 (21.74%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
1 2 (8.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
4 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analytics Manager
1 8 (34.78%) Data Analytics Manager
1 8 (34.78%) Data Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) ETL Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) Test Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Psychology
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Data Management
5 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.04%) Document Management
6 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
7 2 (8.70%) Service Design
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) MBA
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Teradata
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
2 2 (8.70%) HP
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