Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Analysis
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +21
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 2.00% 0.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Aberdeen median daily rate - £350 -
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £33.71

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79 84 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 79.00% 79.25% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 17
Aberdeen median daily rate £417 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.02% -33.33% +28.57%
10th Percentile £148 £100 £128
90th Percentile £484 £406 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 7
Aberdeen median hourly rate £15.86 £38.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.81% -9.41% +142.86%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £26.80
90th Percentile £37.53 £62.00 £46.60
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £21.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +3.57% -10.06% +12.53%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Aberdeen

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analysis in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland