The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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.

Analytics
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 37 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 13 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.48% 3.79% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 4.50% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 2
Median daily rate £410 £200 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +105.00% -60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £175 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £365 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 445 489 718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.92% 84.31% 84.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 272 423
Median daily rate £358 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Glasgow

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Glasgow

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Glasgow over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Glasgow

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) NetWitness
4 5 (16.67%) Kdb+
4 5 (16.67%) Office 365
4 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) KDB
4 5 (16.67%) Information Security
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (13.33%) Data Management
5 4 (13.33%) Splunk
5 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) MapR
6 3 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Big Data
6 3 (10.00%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (10.00%) ArcSight ESM
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) QRadar
6 3 (10.00%) SANS

Analytics
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 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) KDB
1 5 (16.67%) Kdb+
2 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.00%) QlikView
3 2 (6.67%) GIS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.33%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (3.33%) Power BI
4 1 (3.33%) QGIS
4 1 (3.33%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) KDB Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Information Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Security Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) MI Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Splunk Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Splunk Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.33%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache CXF
3 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Derivative
3 2 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
1 5 (16.67%) Information Security
2 4 (13.33%) Data Management
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) SDLC
3 3 (10.00%) SEO
3 3 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Market Making
4 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) Option Pricing Theory
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Service Design
4 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) R
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) SANS
3 2 (6.67%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) BS7666
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (10.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco
1 6 (20.00%) NetWitness
1 6 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (13.33%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) MapR
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Anaplan
5 1 (3.33%) FatWire
5 1 (3.33%) Omniture
5 1 (3.33%) RapidMiner
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.33%) Tableau
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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