Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 92 86
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.43% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% - -
Scotland median daily rate £388 £338 -
% change year-on-year +14.81% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 1,526 1,165 956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.55% 87.86% 84.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 616 514
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £256 £220
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £389 £355
% change year-on-year +2.89% +9.51% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +57.38% -44.42%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.57 £33.53 £42.73
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.05% -

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 14 November 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 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Lead
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Planner
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planner
1 2 (50.00%) Senior PMO
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Planner
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Planning Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Planning Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Planning Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau