Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 24 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -9
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 87 110 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.05% 7.37% 7.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.10% 22.36% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 63 47
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £304 £200 £202
90th Percentile £556 £488 £440
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.53% +10.42% -25.00%
10th Percentile £16.15 £23.34 £21.40
90th Percentile £35.64 £31.31 £30.80
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £26.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -0.94% +10.42% -23.20%

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 321 492 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.01% 32.95% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 298 199
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £199 £224
90th Percentile £574 £550 £451
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.25 £26.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.38% +32.50% +76.52%
10th Percentile £13.40 £12.25 £11.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.05 £32.20
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £26.38 £20.21
% change year-on-year +32.70% +30.50% -0.20%

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 27 February 2020.

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

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 53 (60.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (32.18%) SQL
4 25 (28.74%) Finance
5 23 (26.44%) Java
5 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
6 22 (25.29%) SDLC
7 18 (20.69%) Unix
8 17 (19.54%) Linux
9 15 (17.24%) BDD
10 13 (14.94%) Public Sector
10 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (14.94%) TDD
10 13 (14.94%) JSON
11 12 (13.79%) Spring
11 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (13.79%) J2EE
12 11 (12.64%) Web Services
12 11 (12.64%) XML
12 11 (12.64%) Project Management
12 11 (12.64%) Hibernate
12 11 (12.64%) JPA
12 11 (12.64%) REST
12 11 (12.64%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (11.49%) Big Data
13 10 (11.49%) Pair Programming
13 10 (11.49%) Data Management
13 10 (11.49%) SSH
13 10 (11.49%) SOAP
13 10 (11.49%) OOP

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 7 (8.05%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.30%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Primavera
1 1 (1.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Azure
1 5 (5.75%) Power Platform
2 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.45%) Office 365
4 2 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.30%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (2.30%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.30%) PowerApps
5 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) SSH
2 1 (1.15%) Broadband
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) FTP
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.15%) RFID
2 1 (1.15%) Skype
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) Big Data
2 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.60%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.60%) DB2
5 4 (4.60%) HBase
5 4 (4.60%) Impala
5 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.60%) Spark SQL
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.45%) Power BI
6 3 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.30%) KDB
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.05%) JIRA
2 6 (6.90%) Selenium
3 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.60%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.30%) fastlane
6 2 (2.30%) Moq
6 2 (2.30%) NUnit
6 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.15%) Gradle
7 1 (1.15%) Grunt
7 1 (1.15%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.15%) JMeter
7 1 (1.15%) JUnit
7 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 13 (14.94%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Law
4 2 (2.30%) Local Government
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Developer
2 21 (24.14%) Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Angular Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Data Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Scala Developer
6 6 (6.90%) React Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Administrator
8 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Designer
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Business Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) Desktop Support
10 2 (2.30%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) JSON
2 12 (13.79%) J2EE
2 12 (13.79%) Spring
3 11 (12.64%) Hibernate
3 11 (12.64%) JPA
3 11 (12.64%) REST
3 11 (12.64%) Web Services
3 11 (12.64%) XML
4 10 (11.49%) SOAP
5 8 (9.20%) Kafka
6 7 (8.05%) React
7 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.60%) .NET
8 4 (4.60%) Middleware
9 3 (3.45%) Spark Streaming
10 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.30%) Core Data
10 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.30%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.05%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.45%) Mashup
3 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.30%) Contactless
4 2 (2.30%) Derivative
4 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Unix
2 17 (19.54%) Linux
3 7 (8.05%) Windows
4 3 (3.45%) Android
5 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.15%) CentOS
6 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (25.29%) SDLC
4 15 (17.24%) BDD
5 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (14.94%) TDD
6 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.64%) Project Management
8 10 (11.49%) Data Management
8 10 (11.49%) OOP
8 10 (11.49%) Pair Programming
9 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.34%) Time Management
10 8 (9.20%) Analytical Thinking
10 8 (9.20%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.20%) Change Management
10 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
10 8 (9.20%) Scrum
10 8 (9.20%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.18%) SQL
2 23 (26.44%) Java
3 8 (9.20%) Python
4 7 (8.05%) Scala
5 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.60%) C#
7 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.30%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) Java 8
9 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) PHP
9 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.15%) RPG
9 1 (1.15%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.15%) RPG/400
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) CISM
2 3 (3.45%) CISSP
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.45%) PMP
3 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.30%) MCSA
3 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.15%) CGEIT
4 1 (1.15%) CIPD
4 1 (1.15%) CISA
4 1 (1.15%) CRISC
4 1 (1.15%) HND
4 1 (1.15%) MCP
4 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.60%) QA
3 2 (2.30%) GDPR
3 2 (2.30%) ITGC
3 2 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.15%) PMO
4 1 (1.15%) SLA
4 1 (1.15%) WAI
4 1 (1.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) HDFS
3 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) RSA Archer
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) IBM
3 3 (3.45%) Apple
3 3 (3.45%) Cloudera
3 3 (3.45%) Hortonworks
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Tableau
4 2 (2.30%) SAP
4 2 (2.30%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) AVEVA
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco
5 1 (1.15%) Google
5 1 (1.15%) Lotus
5 1 (1.15%) Okta
5 1 (1.15%) Progress
5 1 (1.15%) PTC
5 1 (1.15%) Siemens
5 1 (1.15%) Splunk
5 1 (1.15%) VMware