Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 53 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 82 97 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.13% 3.36% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.85% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 20
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -15.79% +30.14%
10th Percentile £145 £304 £311
90th Percentile £503 £506 £562
Scotland median daily rate £398 £400 £420
% change year-on-year -0.50% -4.76% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +79.17% - -

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 2,302 2,521 1,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.90% 87.26% 85.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,177 1,465 923
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £265
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 33
Edinburgh median hourly rate £27.75 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -16.00% +31.44%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.43 £14.09
90th Percentile £46.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +8.33%

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

Analytics
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

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

Analytics
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 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 23 (28.05%) Google
3 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.83%) SQL
4 20 (24.39%) Google Analytics
5 15 (18.29%) Data Analytics
6 14 (17.07%) Java
6 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (17.07%) Banking
7 13 (15.85%) SEO
7 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
8 12 (14.63%) CMS
8 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (14.63%) AppDynamics
9 11 (13.41%) Visualisation
9 11 (13.41%) Tableau
9 11 (13.41%) Marketing
9 11 (13.41%) Linux
9 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (12.20%) CSS
10 10 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (12.20%) User Experience
11 9 (10.98%) Docker
11 9 (10.98%) Web Analytics
11 9 (10.98%) Oracle
11 9 (10.98%) HTML
11 9 (10.98%) Windows
11 9 (10.98%) Python
11 9 (10.98%) Content Management
12 8 (9.76%) Data Analysis

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 12 (14.63%) CMS
2 7 (8.54%) SAS
3 6 (7.32%) IIS
4 4 (4.88%) Apache
5 3 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.66%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) InVision
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.22%) EViews
4 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) WebTrends
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (3.66%) SessionCam
3 2 (2.44%) Sentinel
4 1 (1.22%) Actimize
4 1 (1.22%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) Google Analytics
2 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.76%) OpenShift
3 8 (9.76%) SaaS
4 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (7.32%) Datadog
6 5 (6.10%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (4.88%) AdWords
8 2 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.44%) IaaS
8 2 (2.44%) npm
8 2 (2.44%) PaaS
8 2 (2.44%) Yarn
9 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Big Data
1 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (3.66%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.22%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.22%) Impala
4 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.22%) Power BI
4 1 (1.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 8 (9.76%) TeamCity
2 6 (7.32%) Artifactory
2 6 (7.32%) Bitbucket
2 6 (7.32%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.32%) IBM UrbanCode
2 6 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (7.32%) Selenium
2 6 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (7.32%) Zephyr
3 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.66%) JIRA
5 2 (2.44%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.44%) Babel
5 2 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.44%) Mocha
5 2 (2.44%) RSpec
5 2 (2.44%) webpack
6 1 (1.22%) Hudson
6 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Banking
3 11 (13.41%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Back Office
4 3 (3.66%) Law
4 3 (3.66%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) Designer
4 7 (8.54%) Architect
5 5 (6.10%) Content Designer
5 5 (6.10%) Data Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (4.88%) HTML Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Systems Developer
7 3 (3.66%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.66%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (3.66%) UX Designer
7 3 (3.66%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) CSS
2 9 (10.98%) HTML
3 8 (9.76%) .NET
4 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.88%) REST
6 3 (3.66%) JSON
6 3 (3.66%) Node.js
6 3 (3.66%) Spring
6 3 (3.66%) XML
7 2 (2.44%) Chai
7 2 (2.44%) Enzyme
7 2 (2.44%) LDAP
7 2 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (2.44%) React
7 2 (2.44%) Redux
7 2 (2.44%) SOAP
7 2 (2.44%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.22%) HTML5
8 1 (1.22%) jQuery
8 1 (1.22%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) User Experience
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.44%) CMDB
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.32%) Ubuntu
4 6 (7.32%) Unix
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.22%) CentOS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.29%) Data Analytics
3 13 (15.85%) SEO
4 11 (13.41%) Visualisation
5 10 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (10.98%) Content Management
6 9 (10.98%) Web Analytics
7 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.76%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.76%) Front End Development
7 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.76%) Web Development
8 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.54%) Customer Insight
8 7 (8.54%) Decision-Making
8 7 (8.54%) DevOps
8 7 (8.54%) Project Management
9 6 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) Migration
9 6 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) SQL
2 14 (17.07%) Java
3 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.98%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.66%) C
7 3 (3.66%) Perl
7 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.66%) Ruby
8 2 (2.44%) ES6
8 2 (2.44%) Go
8 2 (2.44%) Groovy
8 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.44%) R
8 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.22%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) Scala
9 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.22%) IFRS
2 1 (1.22%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Ansible
1 8 (9.76%) Kubernetes
1 8 (9.76%) Puppet
2 7 (8.54%) Nagios
3 4 (4.88%) Terraform
4 2 (2.44%) Mesos
4 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.22%) Scalr
5 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) Google
2 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.63%) AppDynamics
4 11 (13.41%) Tableau
5 9 (10.98%) Oracle
6 8 (9.76%) New Relic
6 8 (9.76%) Splunk
7 7 (8.54%) Adobe
8 6 (7.32%) Micro Focus
9 5 (6.10%) Informatica
9 5 (6.10%) Tealium
10 3 (3.66%) DoubleClick
10 3 (3.66%) Facebook
10 3 (3.66%) IBM
10 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.66%) SAP
10 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
10 3 (3.66%) Sitecore
10 3 (3.66%) Tealeaf
11 2 (2.44%) CA