Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 66 91
Rank change year-on-year -39 +25 +6
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 5 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% 1.41% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.62% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 3
Glasgow median daily rate £250 £398 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.11% +28.23% -
10th Percentile £199 £239 £257
90th Percentile £375 £459 £315
Scotland median daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% +220.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 1,338 990 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.55% 87.46% 82.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 523 582
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £208
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £27.45 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.13% -15.55% +28.71%
10th Percentile £10.08 £14.49 £13.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.23 £40.26
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% -43.06% +34.65%

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

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Thinking in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Structures

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 (40.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Change Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft