Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 2018 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -7
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 128 107 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.48% 7.64% 8.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.93% 22.06% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 43 55
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £178
90th Percentile £494 £475 £445
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.55 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.29% +45.45% -13.16%
10th Percentile £24.11 £23.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £33.11 £25.00 £17.25
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £24.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.29% -21.31% +71.83%

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 535 485 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 31.25% 34.62% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 224 227
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £266 £256 £195
90th Percentile £538 £475 £471
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +24.53% -51.71%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £31.91 £25.00 £41.23
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -36.36% -26.67% +102.70%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 2018, 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 64 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 48 (37.50%) Finance
3 46 (35.94%) Java
4 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (28.13%) SQL
6 31 (24.22%) Oracle
7 30 (23.44%) Python
8 27 (21.09%) OO
9 24 (18.75%) Spring
9 24 (18.75%) Degree
10 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
11 21 (16.41%) Analytics
11 21 (16.41%) Hibernate
12 20 (15.63%) Banking
13 17 (13.28%) Data Analysis
14 16 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 15 (11.72%) Business Analysis
15 15 (11.72%) C++
15 15 (11.72%) SDLC
16 14 (10.94%) Scrum
16 14 (10.94%) Project Management
16 14 (10.94%) Change Management
17 13 (10.16%) OOP
18 12 (9.38%) Linux
18 12 (9.38%) ITIL
18 12 (9.38%) SOAP
18 12 (9.38%) Validation
18 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
19 11 (8.59%) Self-Motivation
19 11 (8.59%) Front Office

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 2 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) AquaLogic BPM
1 9 (7.03%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (7.03%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.56%) IaaS
2 2 (1.56%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) PaaS
2 2 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Firewall
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
1 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.78%) Network Security
1 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.25%) MySQL
4 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.34%) DB2
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.56%) QlikView
7 2 (1.56%) TKPROF
8 1 (0.78%) Big Data
8 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.78%) OLAP
8 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.13%) webpack
3 3 (2.34%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.34%) Hudson
3 3 (2.34%) JIRA
3 3 (2.34%) MagicDraw
3 3 (2.34%) Subversion
4 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) JUnit
General
1 48 (37.50%) Finance
2 20 (15.63%) Banking
3 11 (8.59%) Front Office
4 8 (6.25%) Games
4 8 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.56%) Billing
6 2 (1.56%) Law
6 2 (1.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
6 2 (1.56%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (42.19%) Developer
2 29 (22.66%) Analyst
3 20 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Python Developer
5 12 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 11 (8.59%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Applications Support Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Consultant
8 7 (5.47%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Angular Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) Designer
11 4 (3.13%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) UI Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Cloud Architect
12 3 (2.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.75%) Spring
2 21 (16.41%) Hibernate
3 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
3 12 (9.38%) SOAP
4 11 (8.59%) XML
5 10 (7.81%) JSON
6 9 (7.03%) Apache Camel
6 9 (7.03%) Apache MINA
6 9 (7.03%) JMS
6 9 (7.03%) RESTful
7 8 (6.25%) HTML
7 8 (6.25%) JPA
8 6 (4.69%) HTML5
9 5 (3.91%) CSS
9 5 (3.91%) Django
9 5 (3.91%) J2EE
10 4 (3.13%) Browserify
10 4 (3.13%) React
10 4 (3.13%) REST
10 4 (3.13%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.59%) Derivative
2 11 (8.59%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (7.81%) Analytical Mindset
4 9 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.03%) Reference Data
5 6 (4.69%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.13%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.56%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.56%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.78%) AS400
8 1 (0.78%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.78%) DTCC
8 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.78%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Linux
2 9 (7.03%) Windows
3 5 (3.91%) Unix
4 1 (0.78%) AIX
4 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (21.09%) OO
4 21 (16.41%) Analytics
5 17 (13.28%) Data Analysis
6 15 (11.72%) Business Analysis
6 15 (11.72%) SDLC
7 14 (10.94%) Change Management
7 14 (10.94%) Project Management
7 14 (10.94%) Scrum
8 13 (10.16%) OOP
9 12 (9.38%) ITIL
9 12 (9.38%) Validation
10 11 (8.59%) Network Management
10 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.59%) Problem Management
10 11 (8.59%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.03%) BPMN
11 9 (7.03%) Incident Management
11 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.94%) Java
2 36 (28.13%) SQL
3 30 (23.44%) Python
4 15 (11.72%) C++
5 11 (8.59%) Shell Script
6 10 (7.81%) Scala
7 9 (7.03%) Java 8
7 9 (7.03%) Perl
7 9 (7.03%) PHP
7 9 (7.03%) XPath
8 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.34%) C
9 3 (2.34%) C#
10 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.56%) VBA
11 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (18.75%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.03%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.91%) PMP
6 4 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.78%) CCNA
8 1 (0.78%) CCNP
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) SLA
2 7 (5.47%) PMO
3 4 (3.13%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.78%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.78%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (0.78%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (24.22%) Oracle
2 9 (7.03%) Workday
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.56%) Splunk
4 2 (1.56%) Tableau
5 1 (0.78%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.78%) Apple
5 1 (0.78%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (0.78%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.78%) Informatica
5 1 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.78%) SAP
5 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.78%) Sybase