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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 82 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 47 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 2.08% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.22% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 14
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£375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £246 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £36.07 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.27% +132.67%
Senior Analyst
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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
2817 2338 2002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.99% 93.33% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1178 1022
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 57 48
Average hourly rate £16.86 £16.00 £16.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -3.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 March 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 March 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
Edinburgh -17 28 £350 -12.50% 5
Glasgow 0 13 £415 +10.66% 3
Stirling - 4 - - 2
Fife - - - -
Renfrewshire - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 2
North Lanarkshire - - - - 1
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Banking
3 13 (18.06%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 11 (15.28%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.11%) Retail
7 8 (11.11%) Migration
7 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 8 (11.11%) ISEB
8 7 (9.72%) Retail Banking
9 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.33%) Oracle
9 6 (8.33%) Project Management
9 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.94%) Use Case
10 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.94%) Data Quality
10 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.94%) Data Management
10 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
11 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) SAS
11 4 (5.56%) Windows
11 4 (5.56%) HP
11 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
11 4 (5.56%) Validation
11 4 (5.56%) Data Mapping

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (5.56%) SAS
2 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) ATM
1 1 (1.39%) Broadband
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
1 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.78%) MS Access
2 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
1 2 (2.78%) Selenium
1 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Banking
3 8 (11.11%) Retail
4 7 (9.72%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.78%) Back Office
8 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.39%) Law
8 1 (1.39%) Legal
8 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) Flash
1 1 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.39%) Derivative
4 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 8 (11.11%) Migration
5 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.33%) Project Management
5 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.94%) Use Case
6 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.94%) Data Management
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Validation
7 4 (5.56%) Data Mapping
7 4 (5.56%) BPMN
8 3 (4.17%) Time Management
8 3 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.17%) BDD
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Java
2 2 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) CISSP
3 2 (2.78%) CISM
4 1 (1.39%) CCAB
4 1 (1.39%) CFA
4 1 (1.39%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) GAAP
3 1 (1.39%) MiFID
3 1 (1.39%) EMIR
3 1 (1.39%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.39%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (2.78%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) Sybase
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) Informatica
5 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.39%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.39%) Pega
5 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
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