Period
to 8 April 2020

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 6 months to 8 April 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.

Analytics
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 33 48
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 +1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 36 92 55
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.25% 6.23% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 7.08% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 56 31
Median daily rate £500 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +12.18% -2.50%
10th Percentile £423 £309 £210
90th Percentile £605 £647 £475
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.21

Analytics 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 935 1,299 1,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 84.31% 87.95% 86.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 823 719
Median daily rate £439 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.69% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £261
90th Percentile £588 £575 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 37 23
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £21.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% +12.75% +25.46%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.15 £39.00
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £20.21
% change year-on-year -2.17% +13.81% +3.64%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Glasgow

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Daily rate trend for Analytics in Glasgow

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytics in Glasgow over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Analytics in Glasgow

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytics in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for Analytics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Finance
4 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (19.44%) Decision-Making
5 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (16.67%) Public Sector
5 6 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 6 (16.67%) Python
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Data Management
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 4 (11.11%) Azure
7 4 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) User Experience
7 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation
7 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (8.33%) Terraform
8 3 (8.33%) Data Lineage
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Leadership

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 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Azure
2 3 (8.33%) AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Power Platform
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Slack
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Functions
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) GCP
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Power BI
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) KDB
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.78%) DataStage
3 1 (2.78%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) Kdb+
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) ERwin
1 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Economy
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Data Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Data Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Data Scientist
6 2 (5.56%) KDB Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Qualitative Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum Master
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) REST
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Apollo GraphQL
2 2 (5.56%) GraphQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java EE
2 2 (5.56%) JSTL
2 2 (5.56%) Node.js
2 2 (5.56%) Servlets
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
2 2 (5.56%) Vue.js
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) MDX
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (5.56%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.78%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) e-Health
4 1 (2.78%) LIMS
4 1 (2.78%) PACS
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) Decision-Making
3 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.89%) Data Management
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation
6 3 (8.33%) Architectural Design
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (8.33%) Data Lineage
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) R
5 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PhD
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CIPD
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) FINREP
2 1 (2.78%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Kibana
1 3 (8.33%) logstash
1 3 (8.33%) Packer
1 3 (8.33%) Terraform
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) Tableau
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware