Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 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.

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 35 58
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23 -17
Contract jobs citing Analytics 82 94 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.83% 4.51% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 5.30% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 47 60
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £257 £298 £315
90th Percentile £473 £575 £528
Scotland median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £14.49 £41.00
% change year-on-year +132.92% -64.66% +29.34%

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 2,517 1,772 2,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.97% 85.11% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,498 1,090 1,354
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £259 £275
90th Percentile £569 £550 £554
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £16.93 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.73% +7.05% -49.39%
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.37 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.28 £43.77 £43.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% -27.78% +20.00%

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 2018, 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 37 (45.12%) Finance
2 23 (28.05%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (24.39%) SQL
5 19 (23.17%) CSS
6 17 (20.73%) HTML
7 15 (18.29%) SAS
8 14 (17.07%) Python
8 14 (17.07%) Data Analytics
9 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
9 13 (15.85%) Java
10 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
10 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (13.41%) React
12 10 (12.20%) Oracle
13 9 (10.98%) MySQL
13 9 (10.98%) Banking
13 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
13 9 (10.98%) Degree
13 9 (10.98%) User Experience
14 8 (9.76%) Django
14 8 (9.76%) Web Analytics
14 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (8.54%) ETL
15 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
15 7 (8.54%) Scrum
15 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
15 7 (8.54%) Visualisation

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 15 (18.29%) SAS
2 7 (8.54%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.88%) CMS
4 2 (2.44%) Apache
4 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.22%) nginx
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.22%) InVision
4 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.44%) Actimize
2 2 (2.44%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.22%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.88%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) AdWords
4 2 (2.44%) IaaS
4 2 (2.44%) npm
4 2 (2.44%) PaaS
4 2 (2.44%) Yarn
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.22%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.22%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.22%) Datadog
5 1 (1.22%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
1 9 (10.98%) MySQL
2 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.88%) Apache Hive
3 4 (4.88%) Data Lake
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 3 (3.66%) Big Data
4 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.44%) Base SAS
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.44%) Impala
5 2 (2.44%) MS Access
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.32%) JUnit
2 6 (7.32%) Selenium
3 3 (3.66%) Maven
4 2 (2.44%) Babel
4 2 (2.44%) Mocha
4 2 (2.44%) webpack
5 1 (1.22%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.22%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (45.12%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Developer
2 19 (23.17%) Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (4.88%) Consultant
6 4 (4.88%) Designer
6 4 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Audit Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Data Scientist
7 3 (3.66%) HR Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) React Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.17%) CSS
2 17 (20.73%) HTML
3 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
4 11 (13.41%) React
5 8 (9.76%) Django
6 6 (7.32%) jQuery
7 5 (6.10%) .NET
8 3 (3.66%) Kafka
8 3 (3.66%) Redux
9 2 (2.44%) Chai
9 2 (2.44%) Enzyme
9 2 (2.44%) HTML5
9 2 (2.44%) Node.js
9 2 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.22%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.22%) RESTful
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.66%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.66%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.66%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Linux
1 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.07%) Data Analytics
3 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (9.76%) Web Analytics
5 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
5 7 (8.54%) Decision-Making
5 7 (8.54%) ETL
5 7 (8.54%) Scrum
5 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
6 6 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.32%) Front End Development
6 6 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.32%) SEO
6 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.10%) Content Management
7 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.10%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (6.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.05%) JavaScript
2 20 (24.39%) SQL
3 14 (17.07%) Python
4 13 (15.85%) Java
5 5 (6.10%) PHP
5 5 (6.10%) R
6 2 (2.44%) ES6
6 2 (2.44%) Scala
6 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) C#
7 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.22%) Ruby
7 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) ACCA
3 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) CFA
4 1 (1.22%) CITP
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.22%) PhD
4 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) GDPR
2 3 (3.66%) Basel II
2 3 (3.66%) IFRS
2 3 (3.66%) IFRS 9
2 3 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) iptables
2 1 (1.22%) NFS
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Ambari
1 1 (1.22%) Ansible
1 1 (1.22%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.22%) Nagios
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
1 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) Google
4 3 (3.66%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.66%) Teradata
5 2 (2.44%) Adobe
5 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.22%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.22%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.22%) MapR
6 1 (1.22%) New Relic
6 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.22%) Splunk
6 1 (1.22%) Sybase
6 1 (1.22%) Tableau
6 1 (1.22%) Twitter
6 1 (1.22%) VMware