Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 77 64
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 114 50 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.92% 2.37% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 2.83% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 29 52
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £280
90th Percentile £563 £556 £501
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year -44.19% - -

Analytics 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2454 1769 2662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.33% 83.96% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1433 1012 1378
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +12.64%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 41 (35.96%) JavaScript
2 35 (30.70%) Finance
3 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (28.95%) HTML
4 32 (28.07%) SQL
5 31 (27.19%) CSS
5 31 (27.19%) AngularJS
6 28 (24.56%) Git (software)
7 24 (21.05%) Web Analytics
8 22 (19.30%) SAS
8 22 (19.30%) Test Automation
9 20 (17.54%) Visualisation
9 20 (17.54%) Python
9 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (16.67%) User Experience
10 19 (16.67%) Banking
11 18 (15.79%) Java
11 18 (15.79%) Big Data
12 17 (14.91%) jQuery
13 16 (14.04%) ServiceNow
13 16 (14.04%) Oracle
13 16 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (13.16%) MySQL
14 15 (13.16%) Google
14 15 (13.16%) Data Analytics
14 15 (13.16%) Selenium
15 14 (12.28%) Google Analytics
16 13 (11.40%) Workflow
16 13 (11.40%) Maven
16 13 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (19.30%) SAS
2 5 (4.39%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.28%) Google Analytics
2 12 (10.53%) GitHub
3 3 (2.63%) PaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.75%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.88%) AdWords
5 1 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) LDAP
2 1 (0.88%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) Big Data
2 15 (13.16%) MySQL
3 10 (8.77%) Hadoop
3 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.26%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.63%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.63%) QlikView
7 3 (2.63%) SAS EBI
7 3 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.75%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.75%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.88%) HBase
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.16%) Selenium
3 13 (11.40%) Maven
4 12 (10.53%) JUnit
5 9 (7.89%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.75%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (30.70%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Banking
3 10 (8.77%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.39%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Law
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (46.49%) Developer
2 27 (23.68%) Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.53%) ServiceNow Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Data Analyst
6 9 (7.89%) Data Scientist
7 8 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Analytics Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Big Data Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.14%) SAS Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Digital Developer
10 5 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Test Data Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Digital Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) ETL Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Senior UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.95%) HTML
2 31 (27.19%) AngularJS
2 31 (27.19%) CSS
3 17 (14.91%) jQuery
4 13 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (10.53%) Ajax
5 12 (10.53%) REST
5 12 (10.53%) SOAP
5 12 (10.53%) Web Services
5 12 (10.53%) XML
6 3 (2.63%) D3.js
6 3 (2.63%) NumPy
6 3 (2.63%) Pandas
6 3 (2.63%) RESTful
7 2 (1.75%) React
8 1 (0.88%) .NET
8 1 (0.88%) JSP
8 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (16.67%) User Experience
3 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.63%) CMDB
5 2 (1.75%) Social Media
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.05%) Web Analytics
3 22 (19.30%) Test Automation
4 20 (17.54%) Visualisation
5 16 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (13.16%) Data Analytics
7 13 (11.40%) Workflow
8 12 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 12 (10.53%) ETL
8 12 (10.53%) ITSM
8 12 (10.53%) Presales
9 11 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.65%) Machine Learning
10 9 (7.89%) Mathematics
10 9 (7.89%) Statistical Modelling
10 9 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.02%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.02%) Project Management
11 8 (7.02%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.96%) JavaScript
2 32 (28.07%) SQL
3 20 (17.54%) Python
4 18 (15.79%) Java
5 10 (8.77%) R
6 4 (3.51%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.63%) VBA
8 2 (1.75%) C
8 2 (1.75%) PHP
9 1 (0.88%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) PhD
5 1 (0.88%) APMP
5 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) BS7666
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) Docker
2 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.75%) Firmware
4 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Oracle
1 16 (14.04%) ServiceNow
2 15 (13.16%) Google
3 8 (7.02%) Tableau
4 5 (4.39%) Splunk
5 3 (2.63%) Cognos
5 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.63%) Pega
5 3 (2.63%) VMware
6 2 (1.75%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.75%) Facebook
6 2 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.88%) Omniture
7 1 (0.88%) OpenText
7 1 (0.88%) Pardot
7 1 (0.88%) Talend
7 1 (0.88%) Twitter