Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Analytical Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Thinking over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Thinking
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 88 -
Rank change year-on-year -29 - +98
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 3 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.17% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Glasgow median daily rate £250 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.06% - -
Scotland median daily rate £356 £375 -
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +180.00% - -

Analytical Thinking is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,576 1,158 1,095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.34% 86.87% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 617 618
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £214
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.68 £20.70 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.40% +47.82% -56.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.70 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.15 £38.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +54.18%

Analytical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Thinking in Glasgow

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Thinking in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Thinking 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 Thinking.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management

Analytical Thinking
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 (66.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Lead
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Planner
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planner
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware