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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 85 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 38 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 2.22% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.40% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 19
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£388 £409 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.19% +25.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £31.10 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +38.22%
Senior Analyst
UK

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
2608 2253 1929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.36% 92.72% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1461 1106 1005
Average daily rate £375 £356 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 59 47
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -12 22 £350 -14.37% 7
Glasgow -6 13 £414 -5.42% 6
Stirling - 1 - - 1
Fife - - - - 2
Renfrewshire - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) Banking
3 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
5 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Retail
6 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
6 7 (11.86%) SQL
6 7 (11.86%) ISEB
7 6 (10.17%) Project Management
7 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
7 6 (10.17%) Migration
8 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.78%) BPMN
9 4 (6.78%) Data Management
9 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.08%) ITIL
10 3 (5.08%) Windows
10 3 (5.08%) Linux
10 3 (5.08%) Oracle
10 3 (5.08%) Validation
10 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.08%) Use Case
10 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.08%) BDD
10 3 (5.08%) Test Automation

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) ATM
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.69%) MS Access
1 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
1 2 (3.39%) Selenium
1 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Retail
3 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Flash
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Android
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
3 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) Project Management
4 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.78%) BPMN
6 4 (6.78%) Data Management
7 3 (5.08%) Validation
7 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) ITIL
7 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.08%) BDD
7 3 (5.08%) Use Case
8 2 (3.39%) Time Management
8 2 (3.39%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) CISSP
2 2 (3.39%) CISM
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.69%) IIBA
3 1 (1.69%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Informatica
4 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.69%) Charles River
4 1 (1.69%) Pega
4 1 (1.69%) RIMES
4 1 (1.69%) Sybase
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
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