Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 17 January 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.

Business Analysis
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 46 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 -25 +35
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 59 35 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.09% 3.26% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 3.90% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 65
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +0.72%
10th Percentile £199 £213 £263
90th Percentile £461 £425 £471
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £33.71
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £33.71

Business Analysis 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 995 898 1,192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.85% 83.77% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 459 654
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £205 £213
90th Percentile £506 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.04% -15.52% +65.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.00 £47.03 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.35
% change year-on-year -2.33% -7.92% +3.78%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis.

1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) User Stories
3 19 (32.20%) Finance
4 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (23.73%) Degree
6 11 (18.64%) Project Management
6 11 (18.64%) CRM
7 10 (16.95%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (15.25%) Migration
9 8 (13.56%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (11.86%) Data Analysis
10 7 (11.86%) Requirements Management
10 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
11 6 (10.17%) Confluence
11 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
11 6 (10.17%) Data Integration
11 6 (10.17%) JIRA
11 6 (10.17%) Change Management
11 6 (10.17%) Scrum
11 6 (10.17%) SQL
11 6 (10.17%) Oracle
11 6 (10.17%) SDLC
11 6 (10.17%) GDPR
11 6 (10.17%) Business Process Analysis
12 5 (8.47%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (8.47%) SAP

Business Analysis
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 6 (10.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) MPLS
1 1 (1.69%) SMS
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
1 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Essbase
2 1 (1.69%) Big Data
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) JIRA
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Legal
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (88.14%) Analyst
2 48 (81.36%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Project Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Salesforce Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Business Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Junior
7 3 (5.08%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Junior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Junior Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Project Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) FMCG
3 2 (3.39%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) User Stories
3 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.64%) CRM
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 9 (15.25%) Migration
6 8 (13.56%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Data Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Requirements Management
7 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.17%) Business Process Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Change Management
8 6 (10.17%) Data Integration
8 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
8 6 (10.17%) SDLC
9 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.47%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CISSP
4 1 (1.69%) IIBA
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) GDPR
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.69%) EMIR
4 1 (1.69%) MiFID
4 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) SAP
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau