Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 67 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 -39
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 69 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.92% 2.26% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 2.60% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 28
Glasgow median daily rate £344 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.76% -8.93% -6.67%
10th Percentile £298 £231 £291
90th Percentile £426 £406 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year +2.67% +0.07% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.55 - £30.00
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £30.00

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 1,539 1,116 1,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 87.44% 86.85% 84.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 587 632
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £215
90th Percentile £538 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £15.94 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.50% +4.52% -47.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.25 £9.67
90th Percentile £35.00 £37.75 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.20%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (14.49%) Project Management
6 9 (13.04%) Degree
6 9 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
6 9 (13.04%) User Stories
7 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.59%) CRM
8 7 (10.14%) Java
8 7 (10.14%) Change Management
8 7 (10.14%) QA
9 6 (8.70%) Oracle
9 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
10 5 (7.25%) Feasibility Study
10 5 (7.25%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (7.25%) IIBA
10 5 (7.25%) CBAP
10 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.25%) Use Case
10 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.25%) SQL
10 5 (7.25%) ITIL
10 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
11 4 (5.80%) Systems 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 1 (1.45%) Confluence
1 1 (1.45%) GemFire
1 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Mingle
1 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.90%) IaaS
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) PaaS
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
1 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) DB2
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.35%) Hudson
2 3 (4.35%) MagicDraw
3 2 (2.90%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) Concordion
4 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Local Government
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (78.26%) Analyst
2 45 (65.22%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.70%) Developer
4 5 (7.25%) Architect
4 5 (7.25%) Business Change Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Change Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) CRM Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) CRM Business Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Business Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
6 3 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Transformation Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
1 4 (5.80%) Spring
2 3 (4.35%) J2EE
3 2 (2.90%) JSON
4 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.45%) Ehcache
4 1 (1.45%) Ext JS
4 1 (1.45%) iBATIS
4 1 (1.45%) JAXB
4 1 (1.45%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.45%) JMS
4 1 (1.45%) JPA
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) REST
4 1 (1.45%) SOAP
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) AS400
3 1 (1.45%) CMDB
3 1 (1.45%) Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
1 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (14.49%) Project Management
5 9 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
5 9 (13.04%) User Stories
6 8 (11.59%) CRM
6 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.14%) Change Management
8 6 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.25%) Feasibility Study
9 5 (7.25%) ITIL
9 5 (7.25%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (7.25%) Use Case
9 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.80%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.80%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Java
2 5 (7.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) Jython
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) CBAP
2 5 (7.25%) IIBA
3 3 (4.35%) ISEB
4 2 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.90%) HND
4 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.35%) PMO
4 1 (1.45%) GDPR
4 1 (1.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Citrix
3 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.90%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Sencha
4 1 (1.45%) SunGard
4 1 (1.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) Teradata
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter