Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 57 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 -37
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 76 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.51% 3.21% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 3.63% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 24
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +19.23% -13.33%
10th Percentile £274 £273 £284
90th Percentile £494 £463 £466
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 1,513 1,183 1,007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.85% 88.28% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 622 563
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £252 £263 £215
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £353
% change year-on-year +2.56% +10.56% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +57.38% -43.16%
10th Percentile £11.49 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £36.05 £34.20 £43.83
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%

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 23 October 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 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis.

1 43 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.95%) Finance
3 15 (19.74%) Java
4 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (18.42%) Spring
5 13 (17.11%) Project Management
5 13 (17.11%) Oracle
6 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (14.47%) AngularJS
7 11 (14.47%) DB2
7 11 (14.47%) Banking
8 10 (13.16%) Degree
8 10 (13.16%) JIRA
8 10 (13.16%) Analytics
9 9 (11.84%) Data Protection
9 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.53%) Change Management
10 8 (10.53%) Web Development
10 8 (10.53%) Scrum
10 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.53%) Kanban
10 8 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
10 8 (10.53%) User Stories
10 8 (10.53%) Spring Boot
10 8 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.21%) QA
11 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis

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 2 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) GemFire
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.63%) Mingle
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
1 2 (2.63%) Yarn
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) DB2
2 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.63%) Big Data
4 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.32%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) JIRA
2 5 (6.58%) Hudson
3 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.95%) MagicDraw
4 3 (3.95%) Maven
5 2 (2.63%) Grunt
5 2 (2.63%) JUnit
5 2 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.32%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) Concordion
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Analyst
2 39 (51.32%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Business Change Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Change Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.95%) IT Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Spring
2 11 (14.47%) AngularJS
3 8 (10.53%) Spring Boot
4 6 (7.89%) REST
5 5 (6.58%) OAuth
5 5 (6.58%) OAuth2
5 5 (6.58%) OpenID
6 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.26%) J2EE
7 2 (2.63%) Node.js
7 2 (2.63%) React
8 1 (1.32%) Ehcache
8 1 (1.32%) Ext JS
8 1 (1.32%) JAXB
8 1 (1.32%) JAX-RS
8 1 (1.32%) JMS
8 1 (1.32%) JPA
8 1 (1.32%) jQuery
8 1 (1.32%) SOAP
8 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) FMCG
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) AS400
4 2 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Linux
1 1 (1.32%) Windows
1 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (17.11%) Project Management
4 10 (13.16%) Analytics
5 9 (11.84%) Data Protection
5 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
6 8 (10.53%) Change Management
6 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.53%) Kanban
6 8 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
6 8 (10.53%) Scrum
6 8 (10.53%) User Stories
6 8 (10.53%) Web Development
7 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.89%) SDLC
8 6 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) Java
2 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.21%) SQL
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.63%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) RPG
4 2 (2.63%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.32%) Jython
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) CBAP
2 5 (6.58%) IIBA
3 3 (3.95%) PMP
4 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.63%) PMO
4 1 (1.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.95%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (3.95%) Tableau
5 1 (1.32%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.32%) Sencha
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
5 1 (1.32%) Workday