Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 24 24
Rank change year-on-year -20 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 71 130 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.84% 7.21% 7.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.99% 24.48% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 71 40
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.37% +6.80% -2.60%
10th Percentile £307 £250 £254
90th Percentile £479 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £24.28 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.88% +1.15% +45.45%
10th Percentile £26.28 £24.06 £23.50
90th Percentile £36.75 £24.50 £24.50
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £24.28 £12.50
% change year-on-year +28.73% +94.20% -58.62%

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 444 531 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 30.25% 29.45% 33.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 289 217
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £28.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.70% +22.22% +1.89%
10th Percentile £21.25 £10.31 £10.70
90th Percentile £39.30 £24.44 £22.30
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +34.29% -46.97% -13.73%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 35 (49.30%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (36.62%) Finance
2 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) Business Analysis
4 14 (19.72%) Java
5 12 (16.90%) Big Data
5 12 (16.90%) Public Sector
6 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.08%) Project Management
7 9 (12.68%) SQL
7 9 (12.68%) Python
7 9 (12.68%) Scala
7 9 (12.68%) Apache Hive
7 9 (12.68%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (12.68%) Apache Spark
8 8 (11.27%) Hadoop
8 8 (11.27%) Data Management
8 8 (11.27%) Use Case
8 8 (11.27%) MS Visio
8 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.27%) Middleware
8 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.27%) Scrum
9 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
9 7 (9.86%) Oracle
9 7 (9.86%) Degree
9 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
9 7 (9.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (9.86%) Change Control
9 7 (9.86%) Mentoring

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 9 (12.68%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.23%) Confluence
3 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.82%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.41%) Workday HCM
1 1 (1.41%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 2 (2.82%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.41%) AWS
2 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) MPLS
1 2 (2.82%) SDH
1 2 (2.82%) VPN
1 2 (2.82%) Wireless
2 1 (1.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.41%) SSH
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) Big Data
2 9 (12.68%) Apache Hive
3 8 (11.27%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.04%) HBase
4 5 (7.04%) Impala
4 5 (7.04%) Spark SQL
5 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.23%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (2.82%) Informix
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.82%) QlikView
8 1 (1.41%) DB2
8 1 (1.41%) KDB
8 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.41%) MySQL
8 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Hudson
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.41%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Mockito
4 1 (1.41%) MorphX
4 1 (1.41%) PyCharm
4 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (36.62%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Public Sector
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Legal
5 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.82%) Billing
7 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.41%) Automotive
7 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) Front Office
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 15 (21.13%) Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Scala Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) Middleware
2 5 (7.04%) Kafka
2 5 (7.04%) Web Services
3 3 (4.23%) JMS
3 3 (4.23%) Spring
3 3 (4.23%) XML
4 2 (2.82%) EJB
4 2 (2.82%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.82%) JAX-WS
4 2 (2.82%) JDBC
5 1 (1.41%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.41%) Java EE
5 1 (1.41%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.41%) REST
5 1 (1.41%) SOAP
5 1 (1.41%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.41%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.04%) CMDB
4 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.41%) Derivative
6 1 (1.41%) Equities
6 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.41%) Mashup
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Unix
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) Business Analysis
4 10 (14.08%) Project Management
4 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.27%) Data Management
5 8 (11.27%) Scrum
5 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.27%) Use Case
6 7 (9.86%) Analytical Thinking
6 7 (9.86%) Change Control
6 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) SDLC
7 6 (8.45%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.04%) Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) Data Architecture
8 5 (7.04%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) Java
2 9 (12.68%) Python
2 9 (12.68%) Scala
2 9 (12.68%) SQL
3 5 (7.04%) C
4 1 (1.41%) Delphi
4 1 (1.41%) Groovy
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.41%) VBA
4 1 (1.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) ACCA
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) CCNP
3 1 (1.41%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.41%) CIMA
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) HNC
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.41%) MCITP
3 1 (1.41%) MCSE
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) Data Quality
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) HDFS
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.41%) NFS
3 1 (1.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Sparx
3 3 (4.23%) SAP
3 3 (4.23%) Sybase
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe
4 2 (2.82%) Citrix
4 2 (2.82%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.82%) IBM
4 2 (2.82%) Lotus
4 2 (2.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco
5 1 (1.41%) Infor
5 1 (1.41%) PTC
5 1 (1.41%) Sage
5 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) Workday