Period
to 8 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 -9
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 52 93 119
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.53% 6.04% 6.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.87% 20.00% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 48 67
Median daily rate £395 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% +1.61% +18.32%
10th Percentile £315 £280 £220
90th Percentile £449 £477 £482
Scotland median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year - +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Median hourly rate £18.49 £26.50 £24.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +7.94% +2.29%
10th Percentile £17.40 £23.34 £24.11
90th Percentile £19.60 £33.75 £32.91
Scotland median hourly rate £18.49 £26.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year -30.23% +16.48% +1.11%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 201 465 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 29.09% 30.18% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 266 274
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 11
Median hourly rate £18.49 £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +17.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £17.60 £19.13 £10.20
90th Percentile £28.55 £36.20 £35.00
Median hourly rate £23.50 £26.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -10.48% +50.00% -57.83%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

Analytical Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Glasgow over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
5 16 (30.77%) Change Management
6 15 (28.85%) IBM
6 15 (28.85%) Critical Thinking
7 14 (26.92%) Analytical Thinking
7 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 14 (26.92%) Azure
7 14 (26.92%) Office 365
8 13 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (25.00%) OneDrive
8 13 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 13 (25.00%) SCCM
8 13 (25.00%) ITIL
8 13 (25.00%) IBM Domino
8 13 (25.00%) MCSA
8 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 13 (25.00%) Power Platform
8 13 (25.00%) PowerApps
9 12 (23.08%) IBM Notes
9 12 (23.08%) Release Management
10 11 (21.15%) Public Sector
11 10 (19.23%) Time Management
11 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (19.23%) SQL
12 9 (17.31%) Data Analysis

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 13 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (25.00%) IBM Domino
1 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (23.08%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) SAS
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Azure
1 14 (26.92%) Office 365
2 13 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 13 (25.00%) OneDrive
2 13 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 13 (25.00%) PowerApps
3 2 (3.85%) GCP
4 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.62%) VPN
2 4 (7.69%) Broadband
2 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (7.69%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.69%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) Hazelcast
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
1 6 (11.54%) Selenium
2 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Grunt
4 1 (1.92%) JMeter
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 11 (21.15%) Public Sector
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.92%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Administrator
3 13 (25.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 11 (21.15%) Office 365 Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Biostatistician
10 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis Specialist
10 2 (3.85%) Designer
10 2 (3.85%) Finance Business Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Office 365 Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Scrum Master
10 2 (3.85%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) .NET Core
1 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.92%) CSS
1 1 (1.92%) CSS3
1 1 (1.92%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) HTML5
1 1 (1.92%) jQuery
1 1 (1.92%) JSON
1 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (1.92%) React
1 1 (1.92%) REST
1 1 (1.92%) Sass
1 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Equities
2 2 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.85%) Life Science
3 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (30.77%) Change Management
4 15 (28.85%) Critical Thinking
5 14 (26.92%) Analytical Thinking
5 14 (26.92%) Configuration Management
6 13 (25.00%) ITIL
7 12 (23.08%) Release Management
8 10 (19.23%) Time Management
9 9 (17.31%) Data Analysis
10 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
10 8 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (15.38%) SDLC
11 7 (13.46%) Change Control
11 7 (13.46%) Project Management
11 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
12 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
12 6 (11.54%) Requirements Gathering
12 6 (11.54%) Use Case
13 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (9.62%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
4 3 (5.77%) Python
4 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.00%) MCSA
3 6 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.85%) Master's Degree
5 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.85%) PMP
6 1 (1.92%) CIPD
6 1 (1.92%) HND
6 1 (1.92%) ISEB
6 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.92%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) WAI
2 1 (1.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.85%) IBM
3 6 (11.54%) SAP
4 5 (9.62%) ServiceNow
5 4 (7.69%) Progress
6 3 (5.77%) Sybase
7 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.92%) Adobe
8 1 (1.92%) Citrix
8 1 (1.92%) Google
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) iManage
8 1 (1.92%) Mitel
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle
8 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.92%) Tableau