Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 102 90 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.15% 7.96% 7.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.11% 23.32% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 68
Glasgow median daily rate £358 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -18.75%
10th Percentile £230 £155 £213
90th Percentile £475 £450 £491
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £378
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.28% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.03% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £19.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +24.68% +16.67% -26.67%

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 423 386 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.79% 34.16% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 188 247
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -
10th Percentile £219 £121 £140
90th Percentile £475 £471 £495
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £358
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.10% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +6.33% +25.24%
10th Percentile £10.30 £13.98 £12.35
90th Percentile £26.80 £44.15 £57.13
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £31.25 £19.02
% change year-on-year -35.33% +64.30% -8.34%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 41 (40.20%) Finance
2 28 (27.45%) SQL
3 18 (17.65%) Banking
4 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.67%) Degree
5 16 (15.69%) Analytics
6 15 (14.71%) Relational Database
6 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.73%) Unix
8 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (11.76%) Data Analysis
9 12 (11.76%) Linux
9 12 (11.76%) Java
9 12 (11.76%) RDBMS
10 11 (10.78%) Project Management
10 11 (10.78%) Perl
10 11 (10.78%) Windows
10 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
10 11 (10.78%) Migration
10 11 (10.78%) SDLC
11 10 (9.80%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
12 9 (8.82%) Investment Banking
12 9 (8.82%) Mathematics
12 9 (8.82%) ITIL
12 9 (8.82%) OO
13 8 (7.84%) OOD
13 8 (7.84%) Data Structures
13 8 (7.84%) Hadoop
13 8 (7.84%) Visualisation

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 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.98%) Confluence
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.98%) SAS
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) FRx
1 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Firewall
2 5 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (3.92%) Network Security
3 4 (3.92%) OSPF
3 4 (3.92%) tcpdump
3 4 (3.92%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.96%) Broadband
4 2 (1.96%) VPN
5 1 (0.98%) DHCP
5 1 (0.98%) DNS
5 1 (0.98%) HTTP
5 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.98%) MPLS
5 1 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.98%) SAN
5 1 (0.98%) SSL
5 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 8 (7.84%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.86%) Data Mining
4 7 (6.86%) DB2
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.92%) Power BI
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.96%) Big Data
8 2 (1.96%) GIS
8 2 (1.96%) MS Access
9 1 (0.98%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.98%) Semantic Layer
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) JUnit
2 4 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.96%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.98%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.98%) JIRA
4 1 (0.98%) Selenium
4 1 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (40.20%) Finance
2 18 (17.65%) Banking
3 9 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.90%) Front Office
6 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.94%) Law
6 3 (2.94%) Legal
6 3 (2.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Electronics
8 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (37.25%) Analyst
2 23 (22.55%) Developer
3 12 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Java Developer
4 8 (7.84%) Test Analyst
5 7 (6.86%) Analytics Developer
5 7 (6.86%) Consultant
5 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) User Researcher
9 3 (2.94%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Report Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) J2SE
1 7 (6.86%) Spring
2 5 (4.90%) JMS
3 4 (3.92%) .NET
4 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.96%) Ext JS
4 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.96%) RESTful
4 2 (1.96%) WebGL
5 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.98%) Django
5 1 (0.98%) J2EE
5 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.84%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.88%) User Experience
4 5 (4.90%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.92%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.96%) iPad
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.96%) RIA
7 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.98%) DataPower
8 1 (0.98%) Derivative
8 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.98%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.98%) PMI
8 1 (0.98%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Unix
2 12 (11.76%) Linux
3 11 (10.78%) Windows
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.96%) Android
5 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) CentOS
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.69%) Analytics
3 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 11 (10.78%) Migration
5 11 (10.78%) Project Management
5 11 (10.78%) SDLC
6 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
6 10 (9.80%) System Integration Testing
7 9 (8.82%) ITIL
7 9 (8.82%) Mathematics
7 9 (8.82%) OO
8 8 (7.84%) Actionable Insight
8 8 (7.84%) OOD
8 8 (7.84%) Visualisation
9 7 (6.86%) Analytical Thinking
9 7 (6.86%) Computer Security
9 7 (6.86%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.45%) SQL
2 12 (11.76%) Java
3 11 (10.78%) Perl
4 4 (3.92%) Python
5 3 (2.94%) C++
6 2 (1.96%) C#
6 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) CCNP
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.88%) CISSP
3 4 (3.92%) CRISC
4 3 (2.94%) CISM
4 3 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.96%) CCNA
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.96%) PMP
6 1 (0.98%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.98%) CISA
6 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.98%) MCSA
6 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) SSCP
6 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
1 5 (4.90%) SLA
2 4 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.96%) EMIR
3 2 (1.96%) MiFID
3 2 (1.96%) PMO
4 1 (0.98%) COBIT
4 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.98%) GDPR
4 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.98%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (3.92%) vSphere
3 3 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (0.98%) IAG
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
1 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.86%) Splunk
2 7 (6.86%) Sybase
3 6 (5.88%) Cisco
4 5 (4.90%) Cloudera
4 5 (4.90%) F5
4 5 (4.90%) SAP
5 4 (3.92%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) VMware
6 3 (2.94%) Citrix
6 3 (2.94%) CommVault
6 3 (2.94%) EMC
6 3 (2.94%) NetApp
7 2 (1.96%) Avaya
7 2 (1.96%) IBM
7 2 (1.96%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.98%) Adobe
8 1 (0.98%) Talend
8 1 (0.98%) Veeam