The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 94 75 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 28 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 1.64% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.75% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 40
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£388 £356 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +11.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £17.00
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2385 2346 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 91.07% 93.80% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1129 1116
Average daily rate £360 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 103
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -18.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £24.00 £33.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Senior Analyst
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -24 16 £400 -8.57% 7
Stirling +1 5 - - 1
Glasgow -3 5 £400 +23.07% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £328 -
Senior Analyst
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Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 36 (42.86%) Finance
2 25 (29.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (20.24%) Use Case
4 16 (19.05%) Banking
4 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 15 (17.86%) UML
5 15 (17.86%) BPMN
6 14 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 13 (15.48%) Migration
7 13 (15.48%) Business Analysis
8 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 12 (14.29%) Project Management
9 11 (13.10%) Workflow
9 11 (13.10%) Content Management
9 11 (13.10%) User Stories
10 10 (11.90%) Data Migration
10 10 (11.90%) Java
11 9 (10.71%) Oracle
11 9 (10.71%) SQL
11 9 (10.71%) Process Management
11 9 (10.71%) Document Management
12 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
13 6 (7.14%) CRM
13 6 (7.14%) ITIL
14 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
14 5 (5.95%) UNIX
14 5 (5.95%) Front Office
14 5 (5.95%) Retail
14 5 (5.95%) Asset Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.76%) MS Project
4 3 (3.57%) MS Office
5 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MultiFonds
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) MS Access
2 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) Ant
2 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.19%) Subversion
2 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 36 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 5 (5.95%) Front Office
3 5 (5.95%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) J2EE
1 3 (3.57%) Web Services
2 2 (2.38%) Java EE
2 2 (2.38%) Drools
3 1 (1.19%) HTML
3 1 (1.19%) JSTL
3 1 (1.19%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) EDI
3 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.19%) Spring
3 1 (1.19%) JSF
3 1 (1.19%) Tapestry
3 1 (1.19%) JSP
3 1 (1.19%) Servlets
3 1 (1.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) GIS
2 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.38%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.19%) NHS
3 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) UNIX
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (20.24%) Use Case
3 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 15 (17.86%) UML
4 15 (17.86%) BPMN
5 13 (15.48%) Migration
5 13 (15.48%) Business Analysis
6 12 (14.29%) Project Management
7 11 (13.10%) Workflow
7 11 (13.10%) Content Management
7 11 (13.10%) User Stories
8 10 (11.90%) Data Migration
9 9 (10.71%) Document Management
9 9 (10.71%) Process Management
10 6 (7.14%) CRM
10 6 (7.14%) ITIL
11 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.95%) Asset Management
12 4 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) Java
2 9 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (2.38%) VBA
4 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) ISEB
2 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.19%) ACCA
2 1 (1.19%) CIMA
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.19%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.19%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) JBoss
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.19%) Twitter
3 1 (1.19%) Sybase
3 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
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