The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 79 94 75
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 61 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 1.30% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.41% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 21
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£350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £17.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% -39.28%
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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
2964 2547 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.92% 92.28% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 1334 1128
Average daily rate £351 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.03% +6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 58 79
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +5 36 £338 -15.62% 3
Glasgow +14 13 £375 -18.91% 2
Stirling -2 5 - -
Fife - 2 £375 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
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Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 56 (46.67%) Finance
2 51 (42.50%) Banking
3 24 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 20 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (16.67%) Retail
4 20 (16.67%) SQL
5 19 (15.83%) Business Analysis
6 15 (12.50%) Retail Banking
7 14 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (10.83%) Validation
8 13 (10.83%) Migration
8 13 (10.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (10.00%) Use Case
10 11 (9.17%) Project Management
10 11 (9.17%) HP
11 10 (8.33%) ISEB
11 10 (8.33%) SAS
11 10 (8.33%) Investment Banking
11 10 (8.33%) Data Migration
12 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (7.50%) Windows
12 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
13 8 (6.67%) Reference Data
13 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (5.83%) Data Modelling
14 7 (5.83%) Financial Institution
15 6 (5.00%) Data Mining
15 6 (5.00%) Oracle

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.33%) SAS
2 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) WorkSite
3 2 (1.67%) JBoss
3 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Office
1 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) SAP FI-GL
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) Broadband
2 2 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) NAS
3 1 (0.83%) ATM
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.83%) Toad
1 1 (0.83%) JMeter
1 1 (0.83%) Selenium
1 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (46.67%) Finance
2 51 (42.50%) Banking
3 20 (16.67%) Retail
4 15 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 10 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 7 (5.83%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.50%) Law
7 3 (2.50%) Legal
7 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) XML
1 2 (1.67%) iBATIS
1 2 (1.67%) Drools
2 1 (0.83%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Reference Data
1 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.17%) Online Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.83%) Equities
6 1 (0.83%) Derivative
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.50%) Windows
2 4 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.33%) UNIX
3 3 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.67%) Android
4 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 19 (15.83%) Business Analysis
3 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (10.83%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (10.83%) Validation
4 13 (10.83%) Migration
5 12 (10.00%) Use Case
6 11 (9.17%) Project Management
7 10 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.83%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.00%) Analytics
11 5 (4.17%) BPMN
11 5 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (4.17%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.17%) ETL
11 5 (4.17%) OO
11 5 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (4.17%) Java
3 4 (3.33%) VBA
3 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) ISEB
2 5 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
1 6 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) EMIR
2 1 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.83%) FINREP
2 1 (0.83%) GAAP
2 1 (0.83%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (9.17%) HP
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) Citrix
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.50%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.67%) SAP
5 2 (1.67%) IBM
5 2 (1.67%) Kofax
5 2 (1.67%) VMware
5 2 (1.67%) Planview
6 1 (0.83%) Veeam
6 1 (0.83%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.83%) Informatica
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