Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 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
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 98 107
Rank change year-on-year +39 +9 -37
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 14 8 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.66% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.63% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Median daily rate £425 £418 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +67.00% -37.11%
10th Percentile £368 £374 £199
90th Percentile £450 £439 £375
Scotland median daily rate £425 £418 £350
% change year-on-year +1.80% +19.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 711 1,266 1,369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 84.54% 88.35% 87.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 778 830
Median daily rate £425 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +7.74% +4.73%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £526
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 26
Median hourly rate £20.18 £25.50 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.87% +42.22% +3.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.25 £10.10
90th Percentile £35.00 £39.60 £35.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.06 £20.75
% change year-on-year +8.40% +11.14% -8.79%

Analytical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Thinking in Glasgow

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytical Thinking in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Analytical Thinking in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 14 (100.00%) Office 365
1 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
2 13 (92.86%) Power Platform
2 13 (92.86%) PowerApps
2 13 (92.86%) OneDrive
2 13 (92.86%) Azure Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (92.86%) PowerShell
2 13 (92.86%) Azure
2 13 (92.86%) SCCM
2 13 (92.86%) IBM Domino
2 13 (92.86%) MCSA
2 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
2 13 (92.86%) Change Management
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Configuration Management
3 12 (85.71%) IBM Notes
3 12 (85.71%) IBM
3 12 (85.71%) Release Management
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Time Management
5 5 (35.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (21.43%) Public Sector
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) E-Discovery
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange

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 13 (92.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (92.86%) IBM Domino
1 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
2 12 (85.71%) IBM Notes
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Office 365
2 13 (92.86%) Azure
2 13 (92.86%) Azure Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) OneDrive
2 13 (92.86%) Power Platform
2 13 (92.86%) PowerApps
General
1 3 (21.43%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Administrator
1 13 (92.86%) Exchange Administrator
2 11 (78.57%) Office 365 Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Exchange Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
2 13 (92.86%) Change Management
2 13 (92.86%) Configuration Management
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
3 12 (85.71%) Release Management
4 9 (64.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) E-Discovery
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) MCSA
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) HND
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) SAP